Mr David Houlihan-Burne

Mr David Houlihan-Burne

BSc MB BS MRCS FRCS

Orthopaedic Surgery

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1 specialist

25 years of experience
15 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“David has always been polite and charming. Prompt for appointments and explained everything about my procedure. I am very pleased with the outcome and would highly recommend his skills to anyone.“
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Subspecialty

  • Knee Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4191616
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    The Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5NY
    1207 reviews

    OSD Healthcare

    Boundary Way, Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom, HP2 7YU
    1181 reviews

    About

    Mr David Houlihan-Burne has been a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon since 2005 and is currently working within the private sector. He covers all aspects of knee surgery and has surgical interests on knee cartilage and ligament injuries.

    Mr Houlihan-Burne qualified in Medicine from Imperial College Medical School in 1995. Following this, he undertook his postgraduate medical training in London and his fellowship training covering Knee and Sports Injury Surgery at the Jonathan Webb Clinic, Bristol and the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital.

    His areas of interest include knee pain, meniscal disease, sports injuries, cartilage repair, hip replacement, knee replacement surgery, ligament reconstruction and knee arthroscopy. Furthermore, he holds a membership with several organisations including the British Orthopaedic Association. 


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    Robotic and robot assisted knee replacement

    • Knee ligament surgery
    • Minimally invasive hip and knee surgery
    • Cartilage transplant surgery
    • Robotic knee replacement surgery
    • Sports knee surgery
    • Osteotomy surgery
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    Procedures

    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Knee Ligament Repair
    • Robotic Assisted Knee Surgery
    • Custom-Made Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement
    • MRI Scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan)
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • ACL Reconstruction
    • Arthroscopy
    • Cartilage Surgery (Knee)
    • Joint Injection
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride)
    • Knee Preservation Surgery
    • Meniscal Repair
    • Minimally Invasive Knee Surgery
    • Multiligament Reconstruction
    • Patella Realignment
    • Patellofemoral Joint Replacement
    • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Reconstruction
    • Postoperative Rehabilitation
    • Revision Surgery
    • Robotic Assisted Partial Knee Replacement
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tibial Tubercle Transfer
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    Special interests

    • Knee Pain
    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury
    • Arthritis (Knee)
    • Bone Spurs
    • Knee Cyst
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Patella (Kneecap) Dislocation
    • Posterolateral Corner Injury
    • Sports Injuries
    • The Young Knee
    • Torn Meniscus (Cartilage)
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    Education

    • BSc
    • MB
    • BS
    • MRCS
    • FRCS (Tr & Orth)
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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Partial Knee Replacement
    5/17
    Knee Ligament Repair
    2/17
    Robotic Assisted Knee Surgery
    2/17
    Custom-Made Knee Replacement
    1/17
    Knee Pain
    1/17
    Knee Replacement
    1/17
    Knee Surgery
    1/17
    MRI Scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan)
    1/17
    Total Knee Replacement
    1/17
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    David has always been polite and charming. Prompt for appointments and explained everything about my procedure. I am very pleased with the outcome and would highly recommend his skills to anyone.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Clear, concise to the point, a consumate Professional. Ever thoughtful and considered, but unfailingly kind. Definitely needs to be right at the top of your list if you are suffering with your knees.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Every aspect of the care from Mr Houihan-Burne was thorough and professional .
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    So far so very good- would really like to complete this when my care under David H-B is complete
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    I did not see him ,he is operating on me on 4 th August . I just came for an echo cardio test. I don’t know the name of the doctor who did the test.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Explained everything, answered queries, Mr. Houlihan-Burne is the consummate professional.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    As my previous comment. Provided excellent service from begining to end. Would have no hesitation using him again
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Excellent, first class
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very pleased with appointment and explanation
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    sucessful operation and recovery
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 doctor for:
    1

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    Dr Daniel Fishman
    Dr Daniel Fishman
    Rheumatology

    07-05-2020

    Mr Houlihan-Burne has very successfully operated on a number of my patients and I am very happy to refer to him, and have seen patients he has sent to me for a Rheumatology opinion.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Torn Meniscus (Cartilage), ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury, The Young Knee, Osteoarthritis, Arthritis (Knee), Sports Injuries
    For procedures: Knee Replacement
    Connection: I have referred patients to them

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