Our experienced professional hip, knee and sports team puts your healing needs first. Mr Patel is proud to provide a high quality level of service, medical experience, and commitment to health and wellness to all our patients. Our goal is to make you feel better as quickly as possible.
With years of experience, Mr Patel will assess you and create a custom plan that's right for you. We understand the importance of educating you on the most effective ways to take care of your body, so that you can heal quickly.
Not only will our team treat your existing conditions, using both non-surgical and surgical methods, we also work to prevent pain and illness from occurring. We strive to help you improve your quality of life, achieve your wellness goals, and heal your body to live your best life possible.
Mr Patel is a double-fellowship trained Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon based in London, with subspeciality interest in Hip and Knee disorders. His key focus is to provide the best possible outcomes for his patients, utilising proven evidence-based technologies and enhanced recovery.
Mr Patel has expertise and specialist surgical interests in joint replacements, arthroscopy (keyhole surgery), sports injuries and trauma. He also uses modern, non-operative treatments for management of hip and knee disorders, including biologics (PRP) and bracing.
Mr Patel graduated from University College London (2005) and was selected to undertake trauma and orthopaedic training on the Imperial Northwest London rotation. He was awarded Fellowship of Royal College of Surgeons (England), followed by prestigious specialist UK hip/knee fellowships at Royal Berkshire and Royal Free London Hospitals. His experience and skills were further enhanced at world class international units. These included Royal North Shore Hospital (Australia), ESSKA Knee Fellowship (Germany, France, Holland), Trauma Travelling Fellowship (South Africa) and International Healthcare Leadership Programme (Switzerland).
In addition, Mr Patel has completed BSc (UCL) and MSc (Evidence Based Orthopaedics – Warwick University) under the guidance of Professor Matt Costa (Oxford University). He has published research extensively, and presented nationally/internationally, winning numerous prizes.
Mr Patel has a keen interest in sports, exercise and surgical education. Specifically, advanced orthopaedic training for healthcare professionals. He is Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor (Royal College of Surgeons). Mr Patel is director for multiple national Orthopaedic surgical training courses and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at University College London / Imperial College London.
He also ran the London Marathon and raised more than £3000 for the Children's Trust Charity. He enjoys keeping fit and lives with his family in North London, where he was born.
Mr Akash Patel Hip/Knee/Sports Specialist Clinics
North London - BMI Kings Oak Hospital, Enfield, EN2 8SD
Central London - Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth, 60 Grove End Road, St Johns Wood, NW8 9NH
Central London - Private Patients Unit, Royal Free Hospital, Hampstead, NW3 2QG
Mr Patel is recognised by all major private healthcare providers, including: BUPA, AXA, AVIVA, Aetna, Vitality Health, WPA, Cigna