Mr Shibu Krishnan

Personal profile

Mr Shibu Krishnan is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon working at Wycombe and Stoke Mandeville Hospitals in Buckinghamshire. He specialises in knee and hip surgery with particular interests in knee arthroscopy, knee cartilage repair, partial knee replacement, total knee replacement, total hip replacement, revision knee replacement, revision hip replacement, minimally invasive surgery, sports injuries of the knee, anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction and trauma surgery. After obtaining his primary medical degree and Master of Science degree in Orthopaedics, Mr. Krishnan carried out a Clinical Research Fellowship at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore.

During this period, he developed an interest in novel procedures for repairing damaged knee joint cartilage and cartilage implantation techniques. He has published several scientific articles on this topic in major international orthopaedic journals besides presenting them during various national and international scientific meetings. His other areas of research interests include the use of custom jigs for joint replacement surgery. He is also heavily involved with teaching and training, is an Associate member of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and is a reviewer for the Bone and Joint Journal. Mr. Krishnan completed his Higher Surgical Training in Trauma and Orthopaedics on the prestigious North-West London Thames training programme (St. Mary’s –Charing Cross).

Mr. Krishnan is committed to service development and clinical leadership and has completed a master’s level postgraduate certificate in Innovation and Improving Performance with the Teeside University and a level 7 qualification in Strategic Management and Leadership with the Chartered Management Institute.

Professional Membership



  • General Medical Council

  • Bone & Joint Journal - reviewer since 2012

  • British Orthopaedic Association

  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

  • Faculty of Surgical Trainers- RCS Ed

  • Chartered Management Institute

  • British Medical Association

Clinical Interests



  • Sports injuries

  • Hip: Hip Replacement, Minimal Access Hip Replacement, Revision Hip Replacement, Hip Trauma Reconstruction

  • Knee: Knee Arthroscopy, Knee Cartilage Repair, Meniscal Surgery and repair, Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction, Osteotomy, Partial Knee Replacement, Total Knee Replacement, Revision Knee Replacement, Knee Trauma Reconstruction.

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