Mr Dush Thakkar

Personal profile

Mr Dush Thakkar is currently working as an NHS Consultant Orthopaedic surgeon at Medway Hospital, Chatham, Kent.

His special interests and a major part of his work includes hip and knee replacement surgery for arthritis, arthroscopic assessment and treatment of disorders of the knee joint and anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.

He teaches junior staff and is an examiner for the MScOrth Exam.

Clinical Interests



  • Management of acute knee injuries and acute sciatica

  • Spinal decompression for disc prolapse and spinal stenosis

  • Lower limb joint replacement, ligament reconstruction in the knee and ankle

  • Sports injuries to thes spine and lower limbs

  • Acute low back pain

  • All hip problems 

  • Bunions and Toe Deformity surgery

Professional Membership



  • Hospital Consultants and Specialists Association

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