Mr Andrew Sankey

Mr Andrew Sankey

MA(Cantab) FRCS(Tr & Orth)

Orthopaedic Surgery

23 years of experience
12 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Mr Sankey was friendly, and explained my health problem clearly “
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Subspecialty

  • Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4438074
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Practices worked at

    The Lister Hospital

    Chelsea Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 8RH
    906 reviews

    Chelsea Outpatient Centre

    280 Kings Road, London, United Kingdom, SW3 5AW
    226 reviews

    About

    Mr Andrew Sankey is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon who specialises in shoulder and elbow surgery. He has an NHS practice at The Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in London.

    Mr Sankey completed an undergraduate degree at St John's College, Cambridge before going on to graduate from St Mary's Hospital, London. He specialised in Orthopaedics on the University College Hospital/Middlesex rotation in London.

    Mr Sankey has an interest in research, in particular, shoulder arthroplasty and proximal humerus fracture fixation methods. He has presented his research nationally and internationally and has been published in several peer-reviewed journals. 

    Mr Sankey has created an app to support his patients throughout their preparation for and recovery from surgery, personalised to each patient.

     


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Arthroscopy
    • Management of sports injuries
    • Total shoulder arthroplasty
    • Treatment of shoulder and elbow fractures
    • Rotator cuff repair
    • Management of subacromial impingement
    • Treatment of shoulder and elbow arthritis
    • Shoulder stabilisation
    • Treatment of tennis and golf elbow
    • Repair of biceps tendon rupture

     

    • Sports injuries
    • Arthroscopy
    • Arthroplasty
    • Rotator cuff tears
    • Subacromial impingement
    • Tennis and golf elbow
    • Elbow fractures
    • Biceps tendon rupture
    • Acromioclavicular joint arthritis
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    Procedures

    • Rotator Cuff Repair
    • Shoulder Replacement
    • Arthroscopy
    • MRI Scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan)
    • Joint Injection
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Stabilisation
    • Tendon Repair
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    Special interests

    • Arthritis (Shoulder)
    • Rotator Cuff Injury
    • Arthritis (Elbow)
    • Dislocated Shoulder
    • Fracture (Broken Bone)
    • Golfer’s Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Shoulder Instability
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Sports Injuries
    • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
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    Education

    • MA at St John's College, University of Cambridge- 1997
    • MBBS at St Mary's Hospital, London- 1997
    • FRCS at London- 2007
    • 12-month Fellowship in Upper Limb Surgery at the Shoulder Unit at St Mary’s Hospital
    • Research in the Department of Biomechanical Engineering Imperial College

     

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Arthritis (Shoulder)
    2/11
    Rotator Cuff Injury
    2/11
    Rotator Cuff Repair
    2/11
    Shoulder Replacement
    2/11
    Arthroscopy
    1/11
    MRI Scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan)
    1/11
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Mr Sankey was friendly, and explained my health problem clearly
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Great doctor overall
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    The answers relating to most recent visit relate to imaging dept. Have already commented on Consultant whom I saw in February.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Good conversation kept me in the loop and was very helpful
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Always hugely helpful, clear and friendly.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Always thorough and gives you all the information you need
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    I've been a patient of his elsewhere. Very down to earth and thorough with exam. A next step has been mentioned if necessary.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Highly recommend.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    It was really fantastic Mr Sankey is the best surgeon in his orthopaedic line I was looked after like no one
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Exceptional bedside manner, plentiful with his time excellent service would highly recommend him
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