Mr Ajeet Kumar

Personal profile

Mr Ajeet Kumar trained as an Orthopaedic Specialist Registrar at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge. He specialised in all aspects of knee surgery by doing a Fellowship in the UK. Since 2001 Mr Kumar has been working as a Consultant Orthopaedic and Knee Surgeon at the South London NHS Healthcare Trust.

Mr Kumar undertakes a large number of different procedures which include:

  • Arthroscopic trimming or repair of a torn meniscus
  • Arthroscopic removal of plicae and loose bodies
  • Arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
  • Autologous cartilage-cell implantation
  • Primary total knee replacement
  • Primary unicondylar knee replacement
  • Revision knee replacement surgery
  • Outpatient injections
  • Lateral ligament reconstruction for chronic ankle instability
  • Bunion surgery
  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Morton’s Neuroma

My Recovery appMr. Ajeet Kumar’s Surgery Preparation & Recovery App

Together with the team at, Mr. Kumar has created a complimentary app to help you get ready for surgery and make the most of your treatment.

You will receive a letter before your operation with instruction on how to download and get started with your app.

Professional Memberships

  • BASK (British Association for Surgery of the Knee)
  • British Medical Association

Clinical Interests

  • Arthroscopic Knee Surgery (cartilage)
  • Ligament reconstruction of the Knee (ACL)
  • Knee replacement procedure including Tru Match
  • Unicompartmental Knee replacement
  • Patellar femoral problems
  • Hip replacement 
  • Hip injections
  • Arthroscopy of the ankle
  • Ligament injuries of ankle
  • Morton’s Neuroma
  • Bunion surgery (hallux valgus)
  • General Orthopaedic and Trauma problems 

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital

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