Mr Sunil Kumar

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MBBS (Con), FRCS (Eng), FRCSI, FRCS (Tr&Orth), Dip Sports Med (Ed)


Specialises in

  • Knee replacement surgery
  • Knee arthroscopy surgery
  • ACL replacement surgery
  • Sports injuries
  • Joint injections

I am a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon offering specialist private knee surgery and general orthopaedic surgery. I have a particular interest in sports injuries and have treated sports men and women at various levels. I work closely with numerous sports physiotherapists, and also work with surgeons around the country in developing the exciting new field of arthroscopic knee surgery.

Within sports injuries, I have developed rapid rehabilitation programmes for traumatic osteochondral lesions requiring repair cartilage transplantation, anterior and posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction along with multi-ligament stabilisation.

I also offer the latest in knee replacement surgery, including the much publicised 'gender specific' knee replacement and the 'patient specific knee implant'.

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

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

I am available for consultations for children aged five and above.

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General Medical Council Number: C3327618

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Sunil Kumar at Spire include:

Orthopaedics

Orthopaedics - hip and knee

Paediatrics

Other treatments

  • Arthroscopic knee surgery 
  • Cruciate ligament reconstruction
  • Custom knee replacements
  • Minimally invasive partial and total knee replacements
  • Sports injuries
  • Paediatric orthopaedics

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Paediatric ophthalmology

Research and publications

Cartilage transplantation, computer navigated/guided joint replacement

Media Coverage

British Association of Surgery of the Knee (BASK)

British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)

“Mr Kumar was great"

Contact information

Telephone Spire Hartswood Hospital 01277 266 766 or Spire London East Hospital 0208 709 7817
Private secretary Jane Portsmouth
Private secretary telephone 0208 709 7773
Private secretary email jane.portsmouth@spirehealthcare.com