Mr Suresh Chandrashekar

Mr Suresh Chandrashekar

MBBS, MS Orth., FRCS Ed.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Recommended by 3 specialists
21 years of experience
5 years as a specialist

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“Very competent, knowledgeble consultant. He made me feel at ease.“
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  • Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Sports Injury
  • Trauma Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Tamil
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6112795
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £175

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,757 reviews

    31 Old Broad Street

    31 Old Broad Street By Tower 42, London, United Kingdom, EC2N 1HT
    80 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    17:30 - 20:00
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    13:30 - 17:00
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    Mr Suresh Chandrashekar is a Consultant Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgeon in the UK. He held the position of Clinical lead for the Trauma and Orthopaedic Department (2019 - 2022) at the Homerton Healthcare Foundation NHS  trust during tough and challenging period of the pandemic. Leading the team, he successfully steered and restored elective services while collaborating with his counterparts in North East London. He believes in teamwork & collaboration within a multi-discplinary framework of surgeons, physicians and other practitioners to deliver the best possible standards of care backed by evidence based practice.

    Mr Chandrashekar graduated 2001 from the University of Mumbai, India. Following this, he undertook residency training in Surgery in general and Trauma & Orthopaedics, from the St. Petersburg State Medical Academy, Russia during 2001-2004

    Mr Chandrashekar, furthered his U.K training in trauma and orthopaedics. This has taken him through specialty rotation across various subspecialty firms in NHS trusts in Manchester, Harlow (Essex) and Royal London Hospital. He successfully passed the Royal College of Surgeons exams securing the Fellowship Diploma for FRCS (Orth) and went on to undertake sub-speciality fellowship training in Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic surgery at The University Hospitals of Southampton Foundation Trust.

    He has also been on additional visiting fellowship training in Germany for Orthopedic trauma and Joint replacement in Freiburg and specialist Foot and Ankle visitation to Klinik Rummelsberg, near Nuremberg with the European Foot Society president, Prof. Dr. med. Martinus Richter. His Foot society connected visitation helped him gain experience and skills in managing complex foot and ankle injuries and Cartilage disorders in young and old.

    Mr Chandrashekar practices minimally invasive surgery, when indicated and supports enhanced patient recovery and early rehabilitation. He is committed to research projects for foot surgery and has peer-reviewed publications, successfully presenting at international and national medical conferences. Besides speaking English as his first language, he is fluent in Hindi, Tamil and caters to Russian speaking clients as well.

    Mr Chandrashekar is passionate about teaching and actively trains medical students and orthopaedic trainees within the NHS as well as acting as an examiner/faculty for The Royal College of Surgeons in England F.R.C.S. Orth. Revision courses. He has extensive experience in Foot and Ankle surgery with a specialist interest in sports injuries and cartilage injuries of ankle joint in young and sporty population.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Ankle Replacement Surgery
    • Ankle Surgery and Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Bunion Surgery
    • Cartilage Operation
    • Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy ESWT
    • Foot surgery for toe problems
    • Ganglion Removal Treatment
    • Lower Limb Reconstruction
    • Osteotomy Surgery
    • Rheumatoid foot reconstruction for Rheumatoid arthritis
    • Open reduction internal fixation - ORIF
    • Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery
    • Sports injuries (ankle sprains and instability)
    • Cartilage damage and keyhole surgeries of ankle joints
    • Achilles tendon management
    • Toenail surgery
    • Limb fractures
    • Ankle fractures (fractures and dislocations/contact sport-related trauma)
    • Foot fractures including fractures of os-calcis, metatarsal fractures and toe injuries
    • Ankle replacement and fusion surgeries

    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.


    • Arthroscopy
    • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Ankle Joint Fusion
    • Ankle Replacement
    • Bunion (Hallux Valgus) Correction
    • Bunion Surgery
    • Bunionectomy
    • Bunionette Deformity Correction
    • Cheilectomy
    • Chondral Grafting
    • Claw Toe Correction
    • Excision of Mortons Neuromas
    • Flatfoot Correction
    • Fracture Fixation Surgery
    • Hammertoe Correction
    • Joint Injection
    • MRI Scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan)
    • Mallet Toe Correction
    • Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery
    • Partial Nail Removal
    • Plantar Fascia Release Surgery
    • Revision Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Repair
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    Special interests

    • Achilles Tendon Problems
    • Ankle Fractures
    • Ankle Sprain
    • Ankle Tendonitis
    • Arthritis (Ankle)
    • Arthritis (Foot)
    • Bone Spurs
    • Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
    • Claw Toes
    • Foot Fractures
    • Foot Pain
    • Foot Sprains
    • Forearm Fractures
    • Fracture (Broken Bone)
    • Hallux Limitus or Hallux Rigidus
    • Hammer Toes
    • Heel Bumps
    • Mallet Toes
    • Neuromas
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Peroneal Tendinopathy
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Sports Injuries
    • Stress Fractures
    • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Tibia Fractures
    • Toe Fractures
    • Turf Toe (Toe Sprain)
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    Primary Medical Qualification

    MB BS 2001 University of Mumbai

    Specialist Register entry date

    Trauma and orthopaedic surgery From 02 Feb 2017

    Further Qualifications

    M.S Orthopaedics and traumatology The State Paediatric Medical Academy, St Petersburg, Russia. 2004

    Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2012

    Professional Memberships

    General Medical Council

    Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

    British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

    European Foot and Ankle Society

    Alliance Medical Indemnity Scheme

    Advanced Trauma Life Support 


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