Mr Kumar is a Consultant at Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and a member of the Greater Manchester and Oswestry Sarcoma Service (GMOSS). He has been a Consultant since 2016. He performs hip and knee replacements along with knee arthroscopy for meniscal and cartilage conditions. His special interest is in musculoskeletal oncology in particular soft tissue sarcomas.
Mr Kumar completed his medical degree at the Royal Free and University College London medical school in 2003. His specialist post-graduate training in Trauma & Orthopaedics was in the East Midlands (South) T&O rotation.
Mr Kumar subsequently completed fellowships in lower limb arthroplasty and sarcoma in Leicester, Nottingham and the world-renowned Wrightington hospital.
Other medical interests include teaching and training along with research in arthroplasty and sarcoma.
Mr Kumar is the Clinical Director of Sarcoma for Greater Manchester Cancer Board.
Areas of interest:
Total knee replacement; partial knee replacement; patellofemoral conditions; knee arthroscopy; meniscal surgery; Steriod injection; Viscosupplementation; total hip replacement; trochanteric bursitis; soft tissue sarcomas; soft tissue tumour; lipoma; Haemangioma; Schwannoma; Nerve sheath tumour; Atypical lipomatous tumour; Giant Cell Tumour; Osteochondroma; Exostosis; Enchondroma; Pathological fracture; Metastatic Bone Disease, soft tissue sarcoma
Royal College Surgeons of Edinburgh
British Orthopaedic Association
British Hip Society
British Association for surgery of the knee
British Orthopaedic Oncology Society
British Sarcoma Group
Greater Manchester Cancer
I trained with Amit in Leicester. He is a conscientious, knowledgable and skilled surgeon that I am happy to recconend to patients.
Mr Kumar is an established hip and knee surgeon with a special expertise in more complex surgery of the hip and knee. I would not hesitate to recommend Mr Kumar to anyone with a hip or knee problem.