Consultant Profile

Mr Sunil Kumar

Mr Sunil Kumar MBBS (Con), FRCS (Eng), FRCSI, FRCS (Tr+Orth), Dip Sports Med (Ed)
Practicing at:
Spire Hartswood Hospital, Spire Roding Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Arthroscopy
    • Knee Surgery
    • Paediatric orthopaedics
    • Sports injury
Special clinical interests:
  • All aspects of knee surgery including:
      minimally invasive partial and total knee replacements
      custom knee replacements
      cruciate ligament reconstruction
  • Sports injuries
Research interests:

Cartilage transplantation, computer navigated/guided joint replacement

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust

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

Member of British Orthopaedic Association
Member of British Association for Surgery of the Knee
Member of British Orthopaedic Sports Trauma Association
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons
Member of the British Medical Assocation

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
020 8709 7878
Private secretary:
Jane Portsmouth
Private secretary telephone number:
0208 709 7773
Private secretary fax:
0208 709 7774
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Sunil Kumar is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon at Spire Hartswood Hospital in Brentwood, Essex and Spire Roding Hospital in Redbridge, Essex, offering specialist private knee surgery and general orthopaedic surgery in our clean and comfortable private hospitals.

Sunil Kumar is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon with a particular interest in sports injuries and has treated sports men and women at various levels. He works closely with numerous sports physiotherapists, and is also working with surgeons around the country in developing the exciting new field of arthroscopic knee surgery.

Mr Kumar trained at the London Hospital Medical College, qualifying in 1989 and undertook his orthopaedic training at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, followed by specialist knee and sports trauma fellowships in New Zealand and Australia.

He was appointed Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in 2000, and his NHS practice is at Queen's Hospital, Romford and King George Hospital, Goodmayes. He has been clinical director for the musculoskeletal service and is an active faculty member of knee surgery training courses and trainee appointment committees.

Within sports injuries, Mr Kumar has developed rapid rehabilitation programmes for traumatic osteochondial lesions requiring repair cartilage transplantation, anterior and posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction along with multi-ligament stabilisation.

Mr Kumar also offers the latest in knee replacement surgery, including the much publicised 'gender specific' knee replacement.

Sunil Kumar is available for consultations for children aged 5 and above.

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Mr Sunil Kumar

Mr Sunil Kumar, knee surgeon, Spire Roding Hospital, Essex, East London, knee surgery, hip surgery, arthroscopy, sports injuries, joint replacement, cruciate ligament, private hospital.

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