Consultant Profile

Mr Chris Paliobeis

Mr Chris Paliobeis MD, FRCS
Practicing at:
Spire South Bank Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Arthroscopy
    • Hip Surgery
    • Knee Surgery
    • Sports injury
Special clinical interests:
  • Arthroscopic surgery of the hip
  • Joint preserving early intervention hip surgery
  • Sports injuries of the hip
  • Total hip replacement
  • Total and partial knee replacement
  • Revision arthroplasty
  • Arthroscopic surgery of the knee
  • Cartilage regeneration procedures (hip and knee)
Research interests:
  • Borderline hip dysplasia
  • Biomechanics of osteotomies around the hip
  • Sports injuries of the hip
  • Hip arthroscopy and femoroacetabular impingement
  • Hip and groin problems in the young adult
  • Recovery following joint replacements
  • Pre-operative planning in orthopaedic surgery
Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Wye Valley NHS Trust – Hereford County Hospital

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Medical Association
  • International Society for Hip Arthroscopy
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01905 362 220
Private secretary:
Mrs Tracy Kelly
Private secretary telephone number:
01432 370 874
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

After graduating from Medical School, Mr Paliobeis completed his Surgical and Orthopaedic training in Athens, Greece. Following completion of specialist training, he moved to the UK where he undertook several distinguished Fellowships in:

  • Trauma (AO Foundation) in Leeds
  • Musculoskeletal Oncology at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital in Birmingham
  • Knee Surgery at York Hospital
  • Hip Surgery / Hip Arthroscopy at the Richard Villar Practice in London


Following his Fellowships he held the post of Locum Consultant in Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge and at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading, before being appointed as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Hereford County Hospital in 2012.

Mr Paliobeis‘ elective practice is mainly devoted to the treatment of problems of the hip and knee joint. His specialisation lies in the surgical treatment of young patients with hip disorders and he is able to offer an effective surgical option to help such individuals return to full activity.

Mr Paliobeis maintains a keen interest in teaching and is on the faculty for a renowned international course which trains surgeons on surgical techniques in hip arthroscopy. Mr Paliobeis reviews regularly for The Bone and Joint Journal (formerly known as the "Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (BR)").

Personal profile:

Mr Paliobeis lives in Herefordshire with his wife and three daughters. In his free time he enjoys long cycle rides, wind-surfing, book binding and has a passion for the theatre.

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Mr Chris Paliobeis

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