Mr Sentil Kumar Velayudham

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon


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I have been a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon since 2006 in the Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust, initially at the Kent & Sussex Hospital moving to the Tunbridge Wells Hospital. My special interest is in hip surgery, including complex hip problems, specialising in minimally invasive hip replacement, revision hip replacement, complex hip replacement and hip arthroscopy including impingement surgery. My practice also includes knee arthroscopy and knee replacement surgery.I will be holding clinics for hip and knee problems every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month.

Treatment information

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


Other treatments

Orthopaedic surgery: Hip Surgery, Knee Surgery

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Orthopaedic Surgery Hip Surgery Pelvic & Acetabular Reconstruction Knee Surgery Minimally invasive hip replacement Revision hip replacement Arthroscopy of the hip for various conditions including hip impingement Complex hip surgery Arthroscopy of the knee Knee replacement

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons

British Orthopaedic Association

British Hip Society


Research and publications

Proximal femur remodelling. Hip bearing surfaces. Acetabular bone grafting.

Current NHS posts

Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

Personal profile

I enjoy hill walking and play cricket and badminton and I listen to Indian classical music to relax. I am also learning to play the piano.

Contact information

Telephone 01892 741150
Private secretary Mrs Jan Sullivan 01892 537040
Private secretary email