Mr Sanjeev Lakshaman Chitnis

Personal profile

Mr Sanjeev Chitnis graduated in 1978 and trained in the North of England and London. He has been a Consultant in Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery in England and overseas and since 1996 he has been based at the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley, Glasgow.

Mr Chitnis is involved in higher surgical training and is an examiner for the MRCS and FRCS orthopaedic examinations. He is also involved in the activities of the Royal College of Surgeons.

His main clinical interests are hand and knee surgery including carpal tunnel and trigger finger release, Dupuytren’s disease, finger joint replacements, hand injuries and fracture fixations, wrist arthroscopy, knee injuries, knee arthroscopy, ligament reconstruction, cartilage operations, knee replacement and knee cartilage transplantation.

Professional Memberships

  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee
  • General Medical Council
  • British Medical Association

Clinical Interests

  • Hand surgery
  • Carpal tunnel
  • Trigger finger release
  • Dupuytren’s disease
  • Finger joint replacements
  • Hand injuries and fracture fixations
  • Wrist arthroscopy
  • Knee surgery
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Ligament reconstruction
  • Cartilage operations
  • Knee replacement
  • Knee cartilage transplantation

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