Mr Rob Pollock

Mr Rob Pollock

BSc (Hons), MBBS, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Orthopaedic Surgery

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3 specialists

28 years of experience
17 years as a specialist

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“Mr Pollock explained my diagnosis, & options to me . Went ahead with operation day surgery . Mr Pollock visited me before going down to Theatre. I was put at ease & had full confidence of the outcome. Afterwards came to see me & reassured me everything went well .“
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  • Bone Tumour Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Hip Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4033297
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £275

    Follow-up appointment: £195

    Practices worked at

    The Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5NY
    1,441 reviews

    The Wellington Hospital Elstree Waterfront

    The Waterfront Beaufort House Elstree Road, Elstree, United Kingdom, WD6 3BS
    394 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    14:00 - 18:00 | 08:30 - 12:30
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    08:30 - 12:30
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    Mr Rob Pollock is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon specialising in hip and knee disorders and all bone and soft tissue tumours. He has vast experience in first-time and revision hip and knee replacements, as well as limb salvage surgery for musculoskeletal tumours. Mr Pollock has been a consultant at The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital (RNOH) since 2004 and was the Clinical Director of the Joint Reconstruction and Sarcoma Units there from 2017 to 2021. His private practice is at Princess Grace and Wellington Hospitals. He has been recognised for his work with the NHS and has received seven clinical excellence awards during his career.

    After graduating with honours from University College London in 1993, Mr Pollock pursued orthopaedic training at a number of hospitals in London. He went on to complete fellowships in Australia and the USA where he further trained in hip and knee replacement, arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery, and bone tumour care. He later earned the renowned American, British, and Canadian (ABC) Fellowship awarded by The British Orthopaedic Association and spent six weeks at top orthopaedic clinics in North America gaining invaluable knowledge.

    Mr Pollock is active in research and has written over 90 articles on joint reconstruction and bone cancer and frequently presents at national and international conferences. He also teaches on a number of postgraduate courses at the RNOH.

    In his free time, Mr Pollock enjoys cycling, jogging, and walking his dog in the Chilterns with his young family. He often competes in triathlons and completed Ironman in 2016.


    • Knee Replacement
    • Bone Tumour Surgery
    • Hip Replacement
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Hip Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic Acid, PRP and nStride)
    • Arthroscopy
    • Biopsy (Musculoskeletal)
    • Custom-Made Knee Replacement
    • Hip Arthroplasty
    • Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride)
    • Limb-Lengthening Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Knee Surgery
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Patellofemoral Joint Replacement
    • Revision Surgery
    • Robotic Assisted Knee Surgery
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Patella (Kneecap) Dislocation
    • Knee Pain
    • Sarcoma
    • Hip and Groin Pain
    • Arthritis (Hip)
    • Arthritis (Knee)
    • Knee Cyst
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Schwannoma
    • Stress Fractures
    • Torn Meniscus (Cartilage)
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    British Orthopaedic Association

    British Association for Surgery of the Knee

    British Hip Society

    British Orthopaedic Oncology Society

    European Musculo-Skeletal Oncology Society

    International Society of Limb Salvage

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