NHS Lockdown

http://digitaleditions.telegraph.co.uk/data/372/reader/reader.html?social#!preferred/0/package/372/pub/372/page/5/article/88692 I am saddened to see the inevitable cost of a hard lockdown upon planned surgical care. I am available to help see any patient for advice and assistance and can help prioritise care in the NHS and also offer Privately funded, self-funded or NHS treatment in a private hospital Read more…


I underwent a successful appraisal of both my NHS and Private practices today and am happy to report that no concerns were raised about either.


Please see the Anaesthetic tab for choices of Anaesthesia http://www.hipskneesandfeet.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Spinal-Anaesthetic.pdf

Long-term outcomes

According to the Lancet Feb 2019 82% of Total knee replacements will last 25 years https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(18)32531-5/fulltext 57% of Total hip replacements will last 25 years https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(18)31859-2/fulltext I can confirm that according to the NJR, only 1.4% of the 855 Total hip replacements performed by myself and 1.1% of the 515 Read more…

Arthroscopy (keyhole) knee surgery

The benefits of this procedure have been subject to some debate over the past few years, I can confirm that I follow the recently proposed guidelines of the BASK (British Association for Surgery of the Knee) https://baskonline.com/professional/clinical-care/meniscal-surgery-guidelines/#1531380165416-89d240cf-0dd0