Mr Derek Lang

Mr Derek Lang

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery 02616371


  • Fee assured
  • Not in Open Referral network
Fee assured
Not in Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • Hip
  • Knee

About me

Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon
MB ChB. FRSC(Lon) FRCS (Orth)
Derek Lang graduated in the UK and undertook his orthopaedic training in UK (Manchester, Sheffield and Leicester). Having completed the knee and sports reconstruction fellowship in Melbourne, Australia, he returned to the UK to take up a consultant post at The University Hospital South Manchester.
He has published widely in peer reviewed journals and undertaken a research fellowship in bone regeneration and limb lengthening
He has 20 years consultant experience in the management of acute and chronic knee and hip disorders in a university teaching hospital and was instrumental in establishing the South Manchester Major Trauma Centre
He currently works from Wythenshawe hospital as part of the Manchester Foundation Trust.

His main interest is in managing the painful knee and Hip, sports injuries and degenerative conditions in the knee and hip

Areas of interest

Knee Injuries;
-Knee Sports Injuries;
-Arthroscopic (Key Hole) Knee Surgery;
-Meniscal (Cartilage) Surgery;
-Cartilage repair;
ACL Reconstruction;
Revision ACL surgery;
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Surgery;
Reconstructive Surgery;
Ligament Reconstruction;
Unstable Knee Surgery;
Patella Instability (Knee cap instability);
Knee Reconstruction;
-Total Joint Replacement (TKR);
- Partial Knee Replacement (UCR);
-Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement;
- Bespoke (Patient Specific) knee replacement;
-Revision Knee Replacement Surgery;
Complex Knee Replacement;
Knee osteoarthritis;
Tibial Osteotomy;
Sports Injuries;
Ligament repair and reconstruction;
Dislocation Patella;
Patella Tendinopathy;
Articular (Joint) fractures;
Primary Hip Replacement;
Hip Pain;
Hip Injections;

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Procedures completed

  • W7420

    Autograft anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction +/- meniscectomy - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • W8500

    Multiple arthroscopic operation on knee (including meniscectomy, chondroplasty, drilling or microfracture) - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • W9040

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa - unilateral - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • W3712

    Primary total hip replacement +/- cement - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

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