Mr Rahul Patel

Mr Rahul Patel

MBBS MRCS (Eng) MD FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Orthopaedic Surgery

Recommended by  
4 specialists

22 years of experience
11 years as a specialist

Subspecialties

  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Sports Injury
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4533261
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    Practices worked at

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    687 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    1038 reviews

    About

    Rahul Patel is a Consultant in Trauma & Orthopaedics at the

    University College Hospital, London. He is actively involved in the

    training of higher surgical trainees on the London orthopaedic rotations

    and is also a co-developer and course tutor on the MSc in Sports

    Medicine, Exercise & Health at University College London. He is an

    Honorary Associate Professor of University College London.

    Rahul Patel qualified from The Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine. He trained in surgery at various London teaching hospitals

    before undertaking a formal two-year research period culminating in a

    higher degree from the University of London. His specialist orthopaedic

    training was on the Middlesex/University College Hospital, London

    rotation. Mr Patel then undertook subspecialist fellowship training in

    reconstructive arthroscopy and sports orthopaedic surgery at the

    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada and at the

    Steadman-Hawkins Clinic, Vail, USA.

    He is a member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America

    (AANA), International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and

    Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS), the European Society of Sports

    Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA) and the International

    Cartilage Repair Society (ICRS).

    Mr Patel's main orthopaedic and research interests are sports

    injuries, reconstructive arthroscopy/minimally invasive treatment and

    joint preservation of the knee and hip.

    It is important that HCA is transparent about our relationship with those doctors who provide us with clinical guidance on delivering the best possible care to patients and operating our hospitals safely and efficiently. We set out here some of the ways in which we work together and the amount we pay this doctor for such services.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    Patellofemoral stabilisation

    Meniscal transplant

    Meniscal repair

    Meniscal augmentation 

    PCL reconstruction

    Medial collateral ligament

    Posterolateral corner reconstruction 

    Hip labral repair

    femoroacetabular impingement

    Adductor repair

    Fat pad impingement 

    osteotomy around the knee

    Proximal hamstring repair

    Meniscal preservation

    Multiligament injury 

    Joint preservation 

    Anterior cruciate ligament

    Posterior cruciate ligament

    Knee replacement 

    Partial knee replacement

    Digital Health

    Patellofemoral instability

    Cartilage preservation and regeneration 

    knee injections

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    Medical procedures

    • ACL Reconstruction
    • Arthroscopy
    • Bone Marrow Tests & Biopsies
    • Cartilage Surgery (Knee)
    • Chondral Grafting
    • Hip Arthroscopy
    • Hip Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic Acid, PRP and nStride)
    • Hip Preservation Surgery
    • Joint Injection
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride)
    • Knee Ligament Repair
    • Knee Preservation Surgery
    • Knee Replacement
    • MRI Scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan)
    • Meniscal Repair
    • Minimally Invasive Knee Surgery
    • Multiligament Reconstruction
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Patella Realignment
    • Patellofemoral Joint Replacement
    • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Reconstruction
    • Revision Surgery
    • Robotic Assisted Knee Surgery
    • Robotic Assisted Partial Knee Replacement
    • Tendon Repair
    • Tibial Tubercle Transfer
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury
    • Femoroacetabular Impingement
    • Fracture (Broken Bone)
    • Hip Impingement
    • Knee Arthritis
    • Knee Cyst
    • Knee Pain
    • Labral Tear
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Patella (Kneecap) Dislocation
    • Posterolateral Corner Injury
    • Sports Injuries
    • The Young Knee
    • Torn Meniscus (Cartilage)
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    Education

    Memberships:

    British Orthopaedic Association

    British Association for Surgery of the Knee

    British Society of Patellofemoral Surgery

    Royal College of Surgeons England

    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

    Arthroscopic Association of North America

    European Society for Surgery of the Knee

    International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

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    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 4 doctors for:
    4

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    Mr Jonathan Hutt
    Mr Jonathan Hutt
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    06-11-2020

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For procedures: Cartilage Surgery (Knee), Knee Preservation Surgery, Multiligament Reconstruction, Meniscal Repair, Tibial Tubercle Transfer, Patella Realignment, Knee Replacement, Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride), Joint Injection, ACL Reconstruction, Knee Arthroscopy, Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Reconstruction, Partial Knee Replacement, Knee Ligament Repair, ACL Reconstruction
    Mr Andrew Goldberg
    Mr Andrew Goldberg
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    06-11-2020

    Mr Patel is an excellent surgeon and a great colleague. His patients love his personable approach and his exceptional communication skills and I am very pleased to recommend him without reservation.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For procedures: Cartilage Surgery (Knee), Knee Preservation Surgery, Multiligament Reconstruction, Meniscal Repair, Tibial Tubercle Transfer, Patella Realignment, Knee Replacement, Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride), Joint Injection, ACL Reconstruction, Knee Arthroscopy, Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Reconstruction, Partial Knee Replacement, Knee Ligament Repair, ACL Reconstruction
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Professor Francis Vaz
    Professor Francis Vaz
    Ear Nose & Throat Surgery

    06-11-2020

    Rahul is an outstanding orthopaedic surgeon and superb colleague He is a great team player and his patient care is excellent I have know. Him for many years and regularly recommend friends and colleagues to him

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For procedures: Cartilage Surgery (Knee), Knee Preservation Surgery, Multiligament Reconstruction, Meniscal Repair, Tibial Tubercle Transfer, Patella Realignment, Knee Replacement, Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride), Joint Injection, ACL Reconstruction, Knee Arthroscopy, Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Reconstruction, Partial Knee Replacement, Knee Ligament Repair, ACL Reconstruction
    Dr Borzoueh Mohammadi
    Dr Borzoueh Mohammadi
    General Surgery

    06-11-2020

    Mr Patel is a technically gifted and empathetic orthopaedic surgeon, whom I refer patients to regularly. My patients are very pleased by their outcome and his mannerism. Highly recommended in his field.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For procedures: Cartilage Surgery (Knee), Knee Preservation Surgery, Multiligament Reconstruction, Meniscal Repair, Tibial Tubercle Transfer, Patella Realignment, Knee Replacement, Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride), Joint Injection, ACL Reconstruction, Knee Arthroscopy, Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Reconstruction, Partial Knee Replacement, Knee Ligament Repair, ACL Reconstruction
    Connection: I have referred patients to them

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