Consultant Profile

Mr Jai Chitnavis

Name:
Mr Jai Chitnavis  MA (Cantab) MB MChir FRCS (Tr & Orth) Eng
Practicing at:
Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital
Specialties:
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Knee Surgery
Special clinical interests:

Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using hamstring and patella ligament autograft
Arthroscopic (key-hole) surgery
Partial and Total knee replacement
Revision knee replacement
Knee realignment (osteotomy)
Patello-femoral surgery

Research interests:

Knee instability
Articular cartilage defects
Osteoarthritis

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, formerly at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust, now managing The Cambridge Knee Clinic and an Independant Practice.

Year of first medical qualification:
1988
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Fellow of the British Orthopaedic Association
ESSKA
Member of the British Orthopaedic Research Society
Member of the British Medical Association
Member Girdlestone Orthopaedic Society
Member of the British Association for Surgery of the Knee (BASK)

 
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01223 266990
 
Background Information 
Professional profile:

I practised for more than eight years as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, specialising in Knee surgery at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust. I now work independently and manage The Cambridge Knee Clinic.


My elective practice deals exclusively with knee surgery. I am exposed to a wide variety of knee conditions every day. My special interests involve undertaking image guided anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. I also specialise in undertaking knee replacements in young people using uncemented implants.

My training in orthopaedics was in Oxford and Sydney. I have a Master of Surgery Thesis in Osteoarthritis. My undergraduate training was in Cambridge with clinical training in London.

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Mr Jai Chitnavis

Mr Jai Chitnavis  Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Cambridge, private hospital specialist.

Orthopaedic Surgery at Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital

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