Mr Michael Thilagarajah: Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

Mr Michael Thilagarajah

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

  • Fee assured

Specialises in

  • Ankle
  • Foot
  • Hip
  • Knee

About me

I have practiced as a lower limb Consultant for the last eleven years, dealing with complex surgeries for hip, knee, foot and ankle, and trauma. I am the College Tutor for Orthopaedics at Darent Valley Hospital and am involved in the Surgical Training of our future surgeons. My experience is wide-ranging and up to date, and quality assured through regular appraisal and professional development. I am passionate about surgery and ensuring my patients get the best care.

Areas of interest

Ankle surgery; Foot surgery; Hip replacement surgery; Knee replacement surgery; Trauma; Revision hip replacement surgery (orthopaedic)

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Procedures completed

  • W8200

    Arthroscopic meniscectomy (including debridement) - (5-50)

    (5-50) (1-5) (1-5)

  • W0300

    Multiple procedure on forefoot, distal to and including the tarsometatarsal joints, which involves at least two distinct procedures not intrinsic to each other - (5-50)


  • W2830

    Removal of internal fixation from bone / joint, excluding k-wires - (5-50)

    (1-5) (1-5)

  • W0850

    Partial excision of bone (including exostoses) - (5-50)


  • W4210

    Total prosthetic replacement of knee joint, +/- cement, +/- patella - (1-5)

    (1-5) (1-5)

  • S7010

    Wedge excision or avulsion of nail (including chemical ablation of nail bed) - (1-5)

  • T7050

    Lengthening of tendon(s) or open tenotomy - (1-5)


  • S4720

    Drainage of lesion of skin (including abscess) - (1-5)

  • W1040

    Osteotomy of short bone of foot (excluding hallux valgus and including internal fixation) - (1-5)


  • W8230

    Arthroscopic meniscal repair - (1-5)


  • W0321

    Osteotomy/ies (eg Scarf and Akin) for Hallux Valgus correction with or without internal fixation and soft tissue correction - (1-5)

  • W9240

    Examination/ manipulation of joint under general anaesthetic +/- injection +/- arthrogram (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

  • T6780

    Primary repair of achilles tendon - (1-5)

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