Professor Nicola Maffulli is a world-famous Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Honorary Professor for Sports and Exercise Medicine at Queen Mary University of London. Professor Maffulli is currently involved with a number of multi-disciplinary projects, both in the UK and overseas.


Nicola Maffulli is a world-renowned orthopaedic surgeon with extensive experience in sports medicine.

  • He organized the surgical services at the London Olympics and supervised the medical aspects of the Judo and Wrestling competitions for London 2012.
  • He is the Editor-in-Chief of two high-impact scientific journals and has published over 1,000 scientific articles.
  • Professor Maffulli has described more than 40 new surgical techniques in knee, foot, and ankle surgery, many of which have become standard practice.
  • His research focuses on soft tissue problems and has earned him the nickname ""King of Tendons.""
  • He chaired and was the Chief of Service of The Centre for Sports and Exercise Medicine in London, the only academic center of its kind in the UK.