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Mr. Nikolaos Davarinos

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Knee, Hip, General MSK/Sports/Ortho
Locations: Cork
Doctor Registration Number: 7158559
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Mr. Nikolaos Davarinos is a  consultant orthopaedic surgeon, renowned for his expertise in hip and knee replacements, with a particular specialisation in the advanced direct anterior approach for hip replacement, commonly referred to as the 'bikini' hip. Holding specialist registrations in trauma and orthopaedics in Ireland, the UK, and Greece, Mr. Davarinos brings a wealth of international experience and knowledge to his practice.

Education and Training:Graduating from the esteemed Trinity College Dublin School of Medicine in 2004, Mr. Davarinos completed his intern year and basic surgical training in Dublin. Demonstrating his commitment to excellence, he was inducted as a member of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2008. His orthopaedic training spanned the UK and Greece, culminating in a specialty degree in trauma and orthopaedic surgery, with further subspecialisation in hip and knee replacement.

Mr. Davarinos’s pursuit of advanced surgical techniques led him to Geneva and Athens, where he focused on the Anterior Minimally Invasive Surgery (AMIS) technique for total hip replacement, under the auspices of the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT) fellowship. He further honed his skills in knee and hip arthroplasty during a fellowship at McGill University, Canada, graduating as an orthopaedic fellow in June 2018.

Special Interests:

Mr. Davarinos is at the forefront of employing the latest surgical techniques for optimal patient outcomes. He specialises in computer-assisted knee navigation and the AMIS technique for hip replacements. His proficiency in the 'bikini' hip replacement—a minimally invasive approach—enables patients to experience reduced post-operative pain, shorter hospital stays, and a quicker return to daily activities. This technique is especially notable for its preservation of muscles, tendons, and nerves, facilitating faster and more comfortable recovery.

Commitment to Patient Care:

Mr. Davarinos is deeply committed to providing patient-centred care, ensuring that each treatment plan is tailored to the individual needs and recovery goals of his patients. His approach combines surgical excellence with a compassionate understanding of patient concerns, making him a trusted and respected figure in the field of orthopaedic surgery.


  • Mater Private Network, Citygate, Mahon
  • Cork
  • Ireland
  • T12 K199
Mater Private Cork