Akash Patel

Orthopaedic Surgery

18 years of experience
18 years of experience



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Website: www.londonexpertorthopaedics.com

Contact email: info@londonexpertorthopaedics.com

Secretary: 02039955463 / 07775814925

Appointments Kings Oak/Cavell (Enfield, North London): 02083709505

Appointments Royal Free Hospital (Hampstead, Central London): 02073177751

Appointments Hospital St John and St Elizabeth (St Johns Wood, Central London): 02078064000

Appointments Wellington Hospital (Central London): 02035532085

Mr Akash Patel is a double-fellowship trained Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon, with specialist expertise in Hip and Knee disorders. He is Associate Professor at University College London. His key focus is to provide the best possible outcomes for his patients, utilising proven evidence-based technologies and enhanced recovery.

He 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 all healthcare professionals. He is Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor (Royal College of Surgeons). Mr Patel is director for multiple national Orthopaedic Masterclass surgical training courses. Positive feedback received for mentoring and teaching has led to the award of an Imperial College London Honorary Senior Lectureship.

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.

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

Hip replacement

Hip arthroscopy

Hip injections

Knee replacement

Knee arthroscopy

Knee injections

Knee ligament surgery (ACL, MPFL reconstruction)

Knee meniscal surgery

Patellofemoral (kneecap) joint surgery

PRP injections for early arthritis and tendonitis

Sports injuries

Non-surgical management of arthritis using knee braces

Fracture surgery

Hip osteoarthritis

Hip avascular necrosis (AVN)

Hip fractures

Hip trochanteric bursitis

Hip impingement

Hip and groin pain

Hip replacement / injection / arthroscopy (keyhole surgery)

Knee osteoarthritis

Knee meniscal injury

Knee ligament injury (ACL)

Knee fractures

Knee pain

Knee replacement / injection / arthroscopy (keyhole surgery) / ligament reconstruction

Sports injuries


Hip Surgery, Knee Surgery, Trauma Surgery

All procedures

  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Replacement
  • MRI Scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan)
  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Meniscal Repair
  • Arthroscopy
  • Fracture Fixation Surgery
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • PRP Treatment
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Cartilage Surgery (Knee)
  • Chondral Grafting
  • Complex Arthroplasty
  • Custom-Made Knee Replacement
  • External Fixation Devices
  • Hip Arthroplasty
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic Acid, PRP and nStride)
  • Hip Preservation Surgery
  • Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride)
  • Knee Ligament Repair
  • Knee Preservation Surgery
  • Labral Tear Surgery (Hip)
  • Meniscus Tear Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Knee Surgery
  • Multiligament Reconstruction
  • Orthobiologics
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Patella Realignment
  • Patellofemoral Joint Replacement
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tibial Tubercle Transfer
  • Video Consultation

All conditions

  • Knee Pain
  • Arthritis (Hip)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Ankle Fractures
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries
  • Arthritis (Knee)
  • Fracture (Broken Bone)
  • Hip and Groin Pain
  • Patella (Kneecap) Dislocation
  • Torn Meniscus (Cartilage)
  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury
  • Avascular Necrosis (AVN) of the Hip
  • Bursitis
  • Bursitis (Hip)
  • Clavicle Fractures
  • Femoroacetabular Impingement
  • Femur Fractures
  • Forearm Fractures
  • Fracture
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fractures
  • Hip Impingement
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Cyst
  • Knee Fractures
  • Labral Tear
  • Leg Pain
  • Osteoporotic Fractures
  • Posterolateral Corner Injury
  • Stress Fractures
  • Tendon Injuries
  • The Young Hip
  • The Young Knee
  • Tibia Fractures
  • Wrist Fractures


Hindi, Gujarati, English


BSc(Hons), MBBS, MRCS, MSc, FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Registered with

General Medical Council: 6130004


St Johns Wood, London, NW8 7JA

  • Tuesday:
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday:
    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Consultation Fees

New appointment: £250

Follow-up appointment: £150


Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

5 / 5

Personal care received

4.98 / 5

Explanation of care provided

4.99 / 5



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