Mr Simon Thompson

Mr Simon Thompson

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery 06054702


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

Specialises in

  • Knee


  • Face-to-face consultations
  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Mr Thompson specialises in all aspects of knee surgery including acute ligament injuries especially ACL (anterior cruciate ligament).

Please call 020 3475 3479 for an appointment or email

His surgical interests include meniscal injuries, complex ligament reconstruction and total and partial knee/joint replacement (knee arthroplasty). He also has a special interest in anterior knee pain in athletes and has reconstructed Olympic gold medalists. His patients include television and Hollywood film stars, elite athletes from all arenas including professional footballers and rugby players from both men's and women's disciplines.

Simon has contributed to many publications in the field of soft tissue knee surgery and his papers on ACL reconstruction are Internationally renowned and award winning. He regularly lectures internationally on complex knee ligament reconstruction and is regular faculty member on orthopaedic training courses as well as being a reviewer of the American Journal of Sports Medicine (AJSM) and other peer review journals.

Simon is a Felllow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and distinguished in having been appointed and awarded as a Research Fellow at the Royal College and Senior Honorary Clinical lecturer at Imperial College London. He is a member of the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA); British Association for Surgery of the Knee (BASK) and one of only two International members of the highly prestigious Australian Knee Society (AKS).

He offers daily private clinics in Central London and Surrey and can offer same day appointments if appropriate by calling 020 3475 3479 or emailing

Practice locations vary and are on his website

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Areas of interest

Knee surgery; sports injuries; arthroscopic knee surgery; meniscal injuries and repair; ligament injuries and repair; ACL reconstruction; complex ligament surgery; knee replacement surgery; paediatric knee Injuries; hamstring related injuries including proximal hamstring; medicolegal; bone preservation surgery; osteotomy; revision ACL with accelerated bonegrafting;knee pain; cartilage dislocation;anterior cruciate ligament; total knee arthroplasty;knee arthritis; knee joint swelling; clicking knee; locked knee

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Procedures completed

  • W8230

    Arthroscopic meniscal repair - (5-50)

    Lister Hospital (5-50) Mount Alvernia Hospital (5-50) Cromwell Hospital (5-50)

  • W7420

    Autograft anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (including arthroscopic and meniscectomy) - (5-50)

    Lister Hospital (5-50) Cromwell Hospital (5-50) Mount Alvernia Hospital (1-5)

  • W8500

    Multiple arthroscopic operation on knee (including meniscectomy, chondroplasty, drilling or microfracture) - (5-50)

    Lister Hospital (5-50) Mount Alvernia Hospital (5-50)

  • W9030

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - unilateral - (5-50)

    Lister Hospital (1-5) Mount Alvernia Hospital (1-5)

  • W4210

    Total prosthetic replacement of knee joint, +/- cement, +/- patella - (5-50)

    Lister Hospital (5-50)

  • W7452

    2 stage revision anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction - second stage - (1-5)

    Lister Hospital (1-5)

  • W4200

    Complex primary total knee replacement (i.e. including bone graft, augmentation or osteotomy) - (1-5)

    Lister Hospital (1-5)

  • W7583

    Repair of patellar/quadricep tendon - (1-5)

    Cromwell Hospital (1-5)

  • W8400

    Repair of knee ligaments (open or arthroscopic) - (1-5)

    Cromwell Hospital (1-5)

  • W7530

    Repair of lateral collateral ligament complex - (1-5)

    Lister Hospital (1-5)

  • W7720

    Minimally invasive sacroiliac joint stabilisation surgery for chronic sacroiliac pain under image guidance - (1-5)

    Cromwell Hospital (1-5)

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