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Professor Bijayendra Singh

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

 

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Specialises in

  • Hand & Wrist
  • Shoulder & Elbow

About me

Professor Bijay Singh is one of the leading Upper Limb Surgeons in Kent and South East of England. He provides expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of common Upper Limb problems from shoulder to hand. He specialises in arthroscopic surgery of the upper limb and has a keen interest in treating sports injuries of the upper limb and also carries out joint replacement surgery for hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder joints. He works as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Medway Maritime Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and is in the process of developing the Shoulder & Upper Limb Unit at Kent Institute of Medicine & Surgery.

He qualified in India in 1992 and has undergone higher training in UK. He then undertook three fellowships Australia & USA.

Prof. Singh frequently lectures on both trauma and upper limb related courses at both national and international meetings. He continues to be actively involved in upper limb research and he has published over 40 papers in national & international journals and a few book chapters. He has presented at over 100 national and international meetings and has organised number of workshops and revision courses. He is a keen teacher & committed to teaching this has been reflected by his appointment as a Visiting Professor & Co Programme director for Minimally Invasive Surgery at the Canterbury Christchurch University. He has also been awarded the Clinical Tutor titles at the Brighton & Sussex Medical School as well as Royal College. He teaches regularly on the regional orthopaedic registrar training programme as well supervisor of M.Sc conducted by Brighton University.

At all his practices,nProf Singh uses advanced technology to help his patients. He uses ‘Knotless Technology’ for performing key-hole repair work to the shoulders – this causes less irritation in the shoulder. This helps patient to recover faster with less complications. For the shoulder replacements – he is the first at KIMS to use the ‘Computer Guided Replacement – the Signature Shoulders’ which helps place the prosthesis more accurately – giving longevity & better function.

Prof. Singh is a member of numerous academic societies including the British Orthopaedic Association, British Elbow & Shoulder Society, British Society for Surgery of Hand, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons Glasgow. He is the treasurer of Indian Orthopaedic Society UK.

He was awarded 'The Best in Medical Field' at the Inaugural British Indian Awards. Surgeons Edinburgh.

Areas of interest

Elbow surgery; Shoulder surgery; Wrist surgery; Arthroplasty; Hand surgery; Knee surgery; Trauma; Arthritis, Arthroscopy, Arthroplasty; Football injuries; Rugby injuries; Cycling injuries; Running injuries; Ligament reconstruction; Tendinopathy; Tendonitis; Joint injection: Joint pain: Joint resurfacing;
Carpal tunnel syndrome, Dupuytren's contracture; Trigger finger; Trigger thumb; Thumb arthritis; Hand surgery; Wrist fractures; Wrist surgery;
Elbow pain; Elbow surgery; Tennis elbow; Golfers elbow; Elbow arthritis;
Frozen shoulder; Subacromial impingement; Rotator cuff tear; Shoulder arthritis; Shoulder replacement; Shoulder resurfacing; Shoulder stabilization: Acromioclavicular injuries

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Procedures completed

  • W9040

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa - (5-50)

    KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5) Spire Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • W6913

    Total synovectomy of large joint - (5-50)

    KIMS Hospital Limited (5-50)

  • T8052

    Extracorporeal shockwave therapy of lateral epicondylitis - (5-50)

    Spire Alexandra Hospital (5-50)

  • W9030

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - (5-50)

    Spire Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • T8003

    Major release of muscle for pain or contracture (e.g. quadriceps) (involving large joint) - (5-50)

  • W7872

    Arthroscopic arthrolysis of shoulder contracture +/- manipulation/injection - (1-5)

    KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5)

  • W8193

    Arthroscopic subacromial decompression - (1-5)

    KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5)

  • W8194

    Arthroscopic subacromial decompression and excision of distal clavicle (including arthroscopic procedures in glenohumeral joint) - (1-5)

    KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5)

  • W6912

    Total synovectomy of small joint - (1-5)

    Spire Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • T7110

    Tenosynovectomy - (1-5)

    KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5)

  • W0850

    Partial excision of bone (including exostoses) - (1-5)

    KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5) Spire Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • T6220

    Excision of bursa - (1-5)

    KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5)

  • T6800

    Delayed or secondary repair of tendon (including graft, transfer and/or prosthesis) (not otherwise specified) - (1-5)

    KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5)

  • W7715

    Coracoid bone block transfer for recurrent instability of shoulder (Bristow-Latarjet procedure) - (1-5)

    KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5)

  • T6450

    Tenodesis of biceps tendon (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

  • T6820

    Secondary repair or reconstruction of extensor of hand/forearm - (1-5)

  • W1920

    Primary open reduction of long bone with fixation - (1-5)

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