Mr Rahul Patel

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

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Last updated: 15 Nov 2020

Specialises in

  • Hip
  • Knee

About me

Mr Rahul Patel is a Consultant in Trauma & Orthopaedics at the University College Hospital, London. He is actively involved in the training of higher surgical trainees on the London orthopaedic rotations and is also a co-developer and course tutor on the MSc in Sports Medicine, Exercise & Health at University College London. He is a Honorary Associate Professor of UCL. He is also the medical director of myrecovery, a digital health platform for the surgical patient.

Rahul Patel qualified from The Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine. He trained in surgery at various London teaching hospitals before undertaking a formal two-year research period culminating in a higher degree from the University of London. His specialist orthopaedic training was on the Middlesex/University College Hospital, London rotation. Mr Patel then undertook subspecialist fellowship training in reconstructive arthroscopy and sports orthopaedic surgery at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada and at the Steadman-Hawkins Clinic, Vail, USA.

He is a member of the International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS), the European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA) and the International Cartilage Repair Society (ICRS). Mr Patel’s main orthopaedic and research interests are sports injuries of the hip and knee (e.g. meniscus, ACL, hip impingement), joint replacement, meniscus preservation and transplantation, patellofemoral instability, chondral regeneration and digital health in orthopaedics.

Mr Patel would like to clarify and emphasise that he does NOT charge outside of the Bupa fee Schedule for procedures.

Areas of interest

Sports injuries knee and hip, anterior cruciate ligament (adult and paediatric) injuries, ACL reconstruction, PCL reconstruction, meniscal injuries, meniscal repair, meniscal augmentation, meniscal tranplsant, multi-ligament knee reconstruction, patellofemoral instability, trochleoplasty, MPFL reconstruction, cartilage injuries knee and hip, cartilage transplant, hip arthroscopy, femoroacetabular impingement, hip and groin sports injuries, knee replacement, unicompartmental knee replacement

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Anaesthetists worked with

  • Mr Rahul Patel has worked with Dr Jonathan Read at the following hospitals:

    • Wellington Hospital (1-5)
  • Mr Rahul Patel has worked with Dr Dominik Krzanicki at the following hospitals:

    • Wellington Hospital (1-5)
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Procedures completed

  • W8500

    Multiple arthroscopic operation on knee (including meniscectomy, chondroplasty, drilling or microfracture) - (1-5)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5)

  • W7410

    Multiple ligament reconstruction of knee (including posterior cruciate ligament) - (1-5)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5)

  • W9030

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - (1-5)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5)

  • W7420

    Autograft anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (including arthroscopic and meniscectomy) - (1-5)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5)

  • XR180

    Ultrasound guided drainage of fluid collection - (1-5)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5)

  • W8230

    Arthroscopic meniscal repair - (1-5)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5)

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