Mr Tahir Khan

Mr Tahir Khan

MB, FRCS, FRCS (Tr & Orth), MPhil Orth

Orthopaedic Surgery

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24 years of experience
19 years as a specialist
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“Dr Khan is very knowledgeable and kind. He is the best surgeon I have. Highly recommended “
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  • Hip Surgery
  • Paediatric (Pediatric) Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Sports Injury
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4386218
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £200

    Practices worked at

    The Portland Hospital

    234 Great Portland Street, London, United Kingdom, W1W 5QT
    1302 reviews

    The Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5NY
    1227 reviews


    Prof. Tahir Khan is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon currently working at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore in the Young Adult Hip Unit.

    He was appointed as a consultant orthopaedic surgeon at Central Manchester University Hospitals in October 2002, where he established a high quality lower limb and children's orthopaedic surgery practice before relocating to Stanmore in May 2013. He trained in the north-west of England (Sheffield, Birmingham and Manchester) and undertook specialist fellowship training in the USA, Toronto, Canada, and Mainz, Germany. He was also awarded the prestigious American - British - Canadian (ABC) fellowship in 2004 by the British Orthopaedic Association.

    Prof. Khan’s experience and interests include children’s orthopaedics, hip and knee surgery (hip and knee arthroscopy, realignment osteotomies, primary total hip replacement) and in particular hip pain in children, adolescents and young adults. He is particularly interested in hip preservation surgery and offers arthroscopic hip surgery and osteotomies around the hip joint.

    He has always enjoyed the interaction with patients and takes time to discuss all treatment options, looking at alternatives and explaining problems affecting you or your child.

    Prof. Khan is passionate about research. His research interests include arthroscopic hip surgery in children and adults, joint replacement in young adults, gait analysis in children and cerebral palsy. He is a member of faculty in regional, national and international conferences /courses in areas of his interest.

    He enjoys alpine trekking and reading in his spare time. 

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Lower Limb Surgery
    • Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
    • Hip and Knee Surgery
    • Hip Preservation Surgery
    • Hip Impingement (Pain)
    • Hip Arthroscopy
    • Hip Osteotomies (Hip Joint Preservation surgery)
    • Hip dysplasia (clicky hips) in children, adolescents and adults
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Children’s orthopaedics
    • Foot and ankle problems in children and adults.
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    • Hip Arthroscopy
    • Arthroscopy
    • Hip Preservation Surgery
    • Labral Tear Surgery (Hip)
    • Meniscus Tear Surgery
    • Peri-Acetabular Osteotomy (PAO)
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    Special interests

    • Children’s Joint Problems
    • Fracture (Broken Bone)
    • Hip Dysplasia
    • Clubfoot
    • Knee Cyst
    • Avascular Necrosis (AVN) of the Hip
    • Hip Impingement
    • Hip and Groin Pain
    • Labral Tear
    • Paediatric (Pediatric) Fractures
    • The Young Hip
    • Torn Meniscus (Cartilage)
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    MPhil Orth 2001 Sheffield

    FRCS Trauma & Orthopaedics 1998 Intercollegiate Board

    FRCS (Glasgow) 1993 Royal College of Surgeons Glasgow

    MBBS (Pb) 1989 Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan


    • Intercollegiate Board in Trauma and Orthopaedics
    • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeon (RCPS)
    • British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)
    • British Society for Children's Orthopaedic Surgery (BSCOS)
    • British Hip Society (BHS)
    • International Society for Hip Arthroscopy (ISHA)
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