Mr Rahul Patel

Mr Rahul Patel


Orthopaedic Surgery

Recommended by 9 specialists
23 years of experience
13 years as a specialist

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“Very knowledgable and professional“
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  • Knee Surgery
  • Hip Surgery
  • Sports Injury
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4533261
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £240

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    1,537 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    16:30 - 20:00
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    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


    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Patella Realignment
    • 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 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
    • 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

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