Mr Simon Thompson

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MBBS, BSc (Hons), MSc, MD (Res), FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Specialises in

I specialise in all aspects of knee surgery including acute ligament injuries. My surgical interests include meniscal injuries, complex ligament reconstruction and joint replacement. I also have a special interest in anterior knee pain in athletes.

I have contributed to many publications in the field of soft tissue knee surgery. I lecture regularly internationally on complex knee ligament reconstruction. I am a regular faculty member on orthopaedic training courses. I am also a reviewer of the American Journal of Sports Medicine.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Simon Thompson at Spire include:



Other treatments

  • Hip and knee revision

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Additional information

Knee surgery
Sports injury

My areas of interest include: knee surgery; sports injuries; arthroscopic knee surgery; meniscal injuries and repair; ligament injuries and repair; ACL reconstruction; complex ligament surgery; knee replacement surgery; paediatric knee injuries; hamstring related injuries including proximal hamstring; medicolegal; bone preservation surgery; osteotomy; revision ACL with accelerated bone grafting.

Professional memberships

Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of England

British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)

British Association for Surgery of the Knee

Australian Knee Society

Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust