Mr Ashvin Pimpalnerkar

Mr Ashvin Pimpalnerkar

Consultant orthopaedic surgeon
MBBS, FRCS (Orth), MCh (Orth), DNB (Orth), MS (Orth), MSc (Trauma)

Practising at

Spire Little Aston Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Ashvin Pimpalnerkar at Spire include:


Other treatments

Cartilage grafting, navigated computer assisted knee replacement, young adult hip and knee replacement

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Professional profile

I am a consultant orthopaedic surgeon here at Spire Little Aston and at the Heart of England Foundation Trust and Good Hope Hospital NHS Trust in Sutton Coldfield. Having completed my higher training in orthopaedics within the West Midlands I completed two advanced surgical fellowships; the first in knee surgery (joint replacement and sports injuries) at the Royal Bournemouth Hospital, the second in sports surgery at the Sports Medicine Centre, Calgary, Canada.

Apart from general orthopaedics I specialise in sports surgery performing open and arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, knee and ankle as well as joint arthroplasty and cartilage grafting procedures.

I am the honoury club surgeon for Walsall Football Club, BCFC and a number of other sporting teams in the region.

I'm a member of the British Orthopaedic Association, World Orthopaedic Concern and the British Association of Knee Surgery.

Clinical Interests

Knee surgery
Shoulder surgery
Sports injury
Hip surgery
Ankle surgery

Private contact details

Telephone 0121 580 7151
Private secretary Sarah Morris
Private secretary telephone 07731 138900
Private secretary email

Media Coverage

Birmingham patients getting revolutionary 'grow your own knee' cartilage operation

Breakthrough in knee cartilage repair at Sutton Coldfield hospital

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

World Orthopaedic Concern (WOA)
British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)
British Association of Knee Surgery (BASK)
British Association of Sports and Exercise Medicine (BASEM)
National Panel for Computer Assisted Surgery
International Lectures in Romania at Foisor Department of Orthopaedics in Bucharest
International Panel for Cartilage Transplantation and Research
Royal Society of Medicine with affiliation to sports medicine and military medicine

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Current NHS posts

Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Good Hope Hospital NHS Trust, Sutton Coldfield.


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Personal Profile

I am married with two daughters. I love many types of sport including hockey, cricket, football, skiing and scuba diving. I enjoy competing in several different annual sporting events for charity including running and I have previously climbed Mount Kilimanjaro.

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