Mr Baljinder Dhinsa

Mr Baljinder Dhinsa

MBBS, MRCSEd, FRCSEd (T&O), MSc, MFSTEd

Orthopaedic Surgery

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5 specialists

16 years of experience
4 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.95

Bedside Manner

4.95

Explanation

4.94

Top feedback

“I liked the way he was very friendly, professional and helpful. He answered my questions clearly and with confidence.“
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Subspecialties

  • Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Sports Injury
  • Trauma Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Punjabi
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6103324
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    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1655 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    1373 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    00:00 - 23:59
    Tue
    00:00 - 23:59
    Wed
    00:00 - 23:59
    Thu
    00:00 - 23:59
    Fri
    00:00 - 23:59
    Sat
    00:00 - 23:59
    Sun
    00:00 - 23:59

    About

    Mr Baljinder Dhinsa is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic surgeon currently based at the private practices KIMS Hospital Limited, One Ashford Hospital, London Bridge Hospital and Benenden Hospital. His current NHS post is East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust. His areas of specialism are foot and ankle and his areas of interest include foot pain; arthritis; bunions; ankle pain; ankle arthritis; hind foot arthritis; sports injuries; cartilage injury and ligament injuries.

    Dr Dhinsa attained MBBS degreed from King’s College London in 2004. He qualified from Guy’s, King’s College and St Thomas’ Medical School and then worked as a Research Fellow at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore, before completing higher surgical training on the South East Thames rotation. He trained as an Academy doctor at Charlton Athletic Football Club, which allowed him to gain experience of treating sports professionals.

    In addition, Dr Dhinsa has many fellowships and memberships including Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, British Orthopaedic Association, British Medical Association and British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society. He also has a keen interest in research and has presented at numerous national and international events and had many peer-reviewed publications. Further, he is involved in the teaching and training of undergraduates and supervising trainees as well as being on the faculty of numerous courses.

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    Procedures

    • Bunion (Hallux Valgus) Correction
    • Ankle Joint Fusion
    • Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery
    • Tendon Repair
    • Arthroscopy
    • Bunionectomy
    • Bunionette Deformity Correction
    • Bunion Surgery
    • Cheilectomy
    • Diabetic Foot Care
    • Excision of Mortons Neuromas
    • Flatfoot Correction
    • Fracture Fixation Surgery
    • Hammertoe Correction
    • Mallet Toe Correction
    • Partial Nail Removal
    • Steroid Injection
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Foot Pain
    • Achilles Tendon Problems
    • Arthritis (Foot)
    • Ankle Fractures
    • Arthritis (Ankle)
    • Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Neuromas
    • Claw Toes
    • Corns
    • Foot Fractures
    • Foot Sprains
    • Hallux Limitus or Hallux Rigidus
    • Hammer Toes
    • Heel Bumps
    • Mallet Toes
    • Peroneal Tendinopathy
    • Sports Injuries
    • Stress Fractures
    • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Toe Fractures
    • Turf Toe (Toe Sprain)
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    Education

    • MBBS - Kings College London 2004
    • MRCSEd - Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2010
    • FRCSEd (T&O) - Joint Committee on Intercollegiate Examinations 2015
    • Royal College Certificate in Clinical Education - Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow 2016
    • MSc Trauma & Orthopaedics - Brighton and Sussex Medical School 2017
    • MFSTEd - Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2019
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    Reviews

    4.95 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Bedside Manner
    Explanation
    Foot & Ankle Surgery
    51/102
    Foot Pain
    13/102
    Achilles Tendon Problems
    9/102
    Bunion (Hallux Valgus) Correction
    7/102
    Arthritis (Foot)
    6/102
    Ankle Fractures
    5/102
    Arthritis (Ankle)
    5/102
    Ankle Joint Fusion
    3/102
    Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
    3/102
    Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery
    3/102
    Osteoarthritis
    3/102
    Tendon Repair
    3/102
    Arthroscopy
    2/102
    Neuromas
    2/102
    Bunionectomy
    1/102
    Bunionette Deformity Correction
    1/102
    Claw Toes
    1/102
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    I liked the way he was very friendly, professional and helpful. He answered my questions clearly and with confidence.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (4/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Dr Dhinsa explained my condition and treatment options clearly. He was personable and approachable and had a sense of humour!
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Very positive, we had a good discussion about my issue and reviewed the options available
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Very pleased, nice man friendly and excellent bed side manner.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Most pleasant in all aspects.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very knowledgeable, understood my issues, gave me options for treatment and collectively agreed the best way forward for treatment
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Baljinder Dhinsa was very welcoming and was reassuringly knowledgeable with the science behind the problem I have with my heel. He was sympathetic and kind.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Mr Dhinsa is efficient, thorough whilst being pleasant!
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very pleasant manner, explained all options, explained procedure clearly.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Very good doctor excellent service
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 5 doctors for:
    5

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    Mr Liam Stapleton
    Mr Liam Stapleton
    Podiatry

    07-03-2021

    Very highly skilled orthopaedic consultant, a colleague I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Mr Christopher James
    Mr Christopher James
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    08-02-2021

    I have been really pleased with the feedback from patients that I have referred to Mr Dhinsa. I fully endorse his practise and regard him as an excellent surgeon

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Bone Spurs, Foot Fractures, Ankle Fractures, Ankle Sprain, Arthritis (Ankle), Peroneal Tendinopathy, Foot Pain, Turf Toe (Toe Sprain), Foot Sprains, Hallux Limitus or Hallux Rigidus, Plantar Fasciitis, Claw Toes, Bunions (Hallux Valgus), Neuromas, Mallet Toes, Heel Bumps, Achilles Tendon Problems
    For procedures: Video Consultation, Steroid Injection
    Connection: I have referred patients to them
    Mr Jonathan Bird
    Mr Jonathan Bird
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    11-01-2021

    Mr Dhinsa is an excellent surgeon. I have no hesitation in recommending him

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Bone Spurs, Ankle Fractures, Ankle Sprain
    For procedures: Video Consultation, Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery
    Professor Tony Kochhar
    Professor Tony Kochhar
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    11-01-2021

    Very happy to recommend Mr Dhinsa. He's a great surgeon and I would (and have!) trusted him with my own family members.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Bone Spurs, Ankle Fractures, Ankle Sprain
    For procedures: Video Consultation, Bunion Surgery, Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery
    Connection: I trained them

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