Dr Jig Patel

Personal profile

Mr Jig Patel is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in all knee and hip disorders as well as fractures and trauma.

He graduated from Southampton University Medical School in 1991 and his orthopaedic surgical training was based in major London teaching hospitals and the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital. Jig was fortunate to spend a year long fellowship in London, Ontario Canada, specialising in hip and knee surgery.

He started as an Orthopaedic Consultant at King’s College Hospital in 2002 before being appointed an Orthopaedic Consultant at University College Hospital in 2004.

Clinical Interests

  • Hip and knee disorders 
  • Computer assisted joint replacement surgery
  • Arthroscopic knee surgery
  • Ligament reconstruction
  • Meniscal repair
  • Sports injuries
  • Minimally invasive fixation of fractures
  • Femoro-acetabular impingement
  • Fractures and urgent care
  • Hip and knee conditions
  • Hip osteoarthritis
  • Hip pain
  • Knee cartilage injuries
  • Knee ligament Injuries
  • Knee pain
  • Osteoarthritis of the knee
  • Patella (kneecap) instability
  • Sports and orthopaedic medicine
  • Trochanteric bursitis
  • Winter sports injuries

Professional Membership

  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee

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