Professor John Hollingdale

Professor John Hollingdale


Orthopaedic Surgery

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45 years of experience
25 years as a specialist
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  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Sports Injury
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 2241870
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £220

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    The Lister Hospital

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

    Chelsea Outpatient Centre

    280 Kings Road, London, United Kingdom, SW3 5AW
    246 reviews


    Professor John Hollingdale is a consultant in trauma & orthopaedic surgery and has over 32 years experience.

    Professor Hollingdale qualified at the Westminster medical school in 1975 and then went on to complete his orthopaedic training on the Northwest London hospitals training rotation in 1987.

    Since 2004 he has been actively involved in the development and promotion of minimally invasive techniques in total knee replacement in the United Kingdom. Recently he has been trained in Robotically assisted hip and knee replacement. Professor Hollindale has taught on many cadaver courses in Europe to teach other surgeons

    Professor Hollingdale was president of the International Society for technology in arthroplasty and served on the council of the British Orthopaedic Association for three years.

    Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic he has started doing virtual consultations. 


    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Hip Replacement
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Meniscal Repair
    • ACL Reconstruction
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
    • Arthroscopy
    • Custom-Made Knee Replacement
    • 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)
    • Minimally Invasive Knee Surgery
    • Multiligament Reconstruction
    • Patellofemoral Joint Replacement
    • Robotic Assisted Hip Surgery
    • Robotic Assisted Knee Surgery
    • Robotic Assisted Partial Knee Replacement
    • Steroid Injection
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Arthritis (Hip)
    • Arthritis (Knee)
    • Knee Pain
    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury
    • Ankle Sprain
    • Ankle Tendonitis
    • Avascular Necrosis (AVN) of the Hip
    • Knee Cyst
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Patella (Kneecap) Dislocation
    • Sports Injuries
    • Torn Meniscus (Cartilage)
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    Primary Medical Qualification

    MRCS 1975 Royal College of Surgeons of England

    LRCP 1975 Royal College of Physicians of London

    MB BS 1975 University of London

    FRCS 1979 Royal College of Surgeons of England

    Specialist Register entry date

    Trauma and orthopaedic surgery From 29 Feb 1987

    Professional Memberships

    Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

    Fellow of British Orthopaedic Association

    Life member International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty

    Visiting Professor Anna Medical and Research Centre in Mauritius.

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