Mr Rakesh Kucheria

Mr Rakesh Kucheria

MBBS, FRCS, FRCS(Orth)

Orthopaedic Surgery

27 years of experience
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Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

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5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“I was in a lot of pain walking as I needed a knee replacement. Since I had robotic surgery to replace my left knee I can walk with no pain at all. It has been brilliant. The care Mr Kucheria provided was top class and recovery was much quicker than I could have imagined. I am very grateful to Mr Kucheria“
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Subspecialties

  • Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Paediatric (Pediatric) Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4146331
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £140

    Follow-up appointment: £100

    Practices worked at

    The Lister Hospital

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

    Chiswick Medical Centre

    Bond House, 347-353 Chiswick High Road, London, United Kingdom, W4 4HS
    195 reviews

    About

    Mr Rakesh Kucheria is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in lower limb anthroplasty including hip replacements, unicondylar knee replacements, revision hip and total knee replacements. For the last 18 years, he has been working at Heatherwood and Wexham Park hospitals now part of Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust. Recognised by the trust with clinical excellence awards, Mr Kucheria is the lead clinician for his department.

    Mr Kucheria came to the UK in 1990 and trained at Royal London Hospital and Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore. He has extensive experience of endoprosthetic reconstruction for failed anthroplasty and pathological fractures and also in total hip replacement, total knee replacement, unicindylar knee replacement, hip resurfacing and revision procedures.

    Lately, Mr Kucheria has been working with computer-assisted surgery and navigated knee replacements. Additionally, he has a keen interest in treating trauma and works at Wexham Park Hospital, treating a variety of traumatic injuries such as upper limb fractures, ankle and lower limb fractures. He also leads the Enhanced Recovery Progamme, which is a revolutionary pathway for joint replacements designed to minimise post-operative pain and maximize early mobility of the joint.

    Mr Kucheria has 2 children and has a keen interest in sports, still playing cricket, golf and tennis and also running an under-11 cricket team in the Middlesex county.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    Bilateral simultaneous total knee replacement

    Knee replacement

    Hip replacement

    Partial knee replacement

    Joint injection

    Steroid injection

    Arthritis (hip & knee)

    Knee pain

    Hip dysplasia

    Hip fractures

    Hip pain

    Hip preservation surgery

    Osteoarthritis

    Procedures

    • Cartilage Surgery (Knee)
    • Hip Arthroplasty
    • Hip Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic Acid, PRP and nStride)
    • Hip Preservation Surgery
    • Hip Preservation Surgery
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Injection
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride)
    • Knee Preservation Surgery
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement
    • Labral Tear Surgery (Hip)
    • Meniscal Repair
    • Meniscus Tear Surgery
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Robotic Assisted Hip Surgery
    • Robotic Assisted Knee Surgery
    • Robotic Assisted Partial Knee Replacement
    • Steroid Injection
    • Total Knee Replacement
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    Special interests

    • Achilles Tendon Problems
    • Arthritis (Hip)
    • Arthritis (Knee)
    • Bursitis (Hip)
    • Hip Fractures
    • Hip Impingement
    • Hip and Groin Pain
    • Hip and Groin Pain
    • Knee Pain
    • Knee Pain
    • Labral Tear
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Sports Injuries
    • Torn Meniscus (Cartilage)
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