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Manoj Sood is a leading Specialist Hip and Knee Surgeon who treats all Hip and Knee conditions as well as Sports injuries. He has been in Specialist Consultant Practice since 2004 and has trained internationally, including in Centres of Excellence in North America. He has been awarded both the iWantGreatCare Certificate of Excellence in 2021 and 2022 for delivering outstanding care and the Top Doctors Certificate of Excellence in 2020 and 2022 for having the highest patient ratings. His has also been recognised by his NHS Trust by the award of 3 Clinical Excellence awards.
Recognised as a clear communicator, Mr Sood believes in offering patients jargon-free explanations about their conditions and about all possible treatment options, including those not involving surgery. He believes passionately in reconstructing and preserving joints and in biological treatments to treat arthritis without replacement and when this is not possible, he is also an expert hip and knee replacement surgeon. He has a referral practice dealing with complex and challenging cases including replacements that have failed and need to be re-done.
Mr Sood qualified at Guys Hospital in London in 1992 and trained at The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital (RNOH) in Stanmore where he spent time as Lecturer to the Professorial Unit. He undertook higher training as a visiting Senior Clinical Fellow in Hip and Knee Surgery in two Centres of excellence in North America in 2004, where he trained under two of the best hip and knee surgeons in the world. At the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota, he worked with Dr Dan Berry and at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto with Prof Alan Gross.
Mr Sood treats all lower limb Sports injuries in athletes and weekend warriors and also has an interest in the treatment of Tendon Pain especially Tendinopathies.
Mr Sood has performed over 1500 knee arthroscopies, approximately 1800 hip and knee replacements and over 200 revision (re-do) hip and knee replacements. He has excellent outcomes, as shown in The National Joint Registry, and a very low rate of complications.
Areas of interest
Hip Arthritis;Knee Arthritis;Knee & Hip Cartilage tears;Meniscal repair; Early arthritis & Joint preservation;Ligament sprain; Strains;Muscle injuries; ACL rupture;Patellar dislocation;Anterior knee pain;Hip Impingement;Labral Tears;Groin pain;Sports Injury;Tendinopathies;Shock Wave Therapy;Football injuries;Rugby injuries;Skiing injuries;Running injuries;Netball injuries;Joint injections;PRP injections; Autologous blood injections;Hyaluronic acid injections;Knee and hip arthroscopy (“key-hole” surgery); Impingement Surgery;Labral repair;Hip replacement (mini-incision, cemented and uncemented);Partial & Total Knee replacement;Revision (“redo”) hip & knee replacement;Joint preservation surgery; Realignment Osteotomies around the knee for early arthritis;KineSpring device;ACL (anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction); MPFL reconstruction;Cartilage transplantation; Cartilage repair;Microfracture;Hand surgery;Carpal tunnel; Hallux valgus ('bunion') surgery;Hallux rigidus (Cheile
Anaesthetists worked with
Current NHS consultant posts held
Mr Manoj Sood holds an NHS Consultant appointment specialising in Hip, Knee and Sports Surgery. He runs a specialist hip replacement and knee replacement service and also a revision hip and knee service dealing with redoing replacements that have failed. He also runs an arthroscopic knee and hip surgery service. He has a particular interest in Joint preservation surgery to help delay joint replacement in suitable people.
Mr Sood remains active in teaching, clinical research and development of new techniques and surgical instruments. He is involved in teaching the next generation of Orthopaedic Surgeons and has published and presented numerous research papers at national and international meetings. He is a faculty member on a number of post-graduate courses and an instructor on a number of hip surgery training courses
Music, drumming, Classic cars
NHS Clinical Excellence Award Level 3
SCIENTIFIC JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS:
Numerous publications on hip and knee surgery in scientific journals, including original research, outcomes and new techniques that Mr Sood has developed.
Please visit https://www.manojsood.co.uk/about/#tab-id-4 for further details.
Publications in various magazines including Arthritis Today, Practice Matters, Vanguard Magazine
Courses offered to GPs
Common Hip Conditions seen in Primary Care and their management
Common Knee Conditions seen in Primary Care and their management
New developments in Hip & Knee Surgery
Tendinopathy: Treating a difficult problem
Joint Preservation Surgery in the Hip and Knee - alternatives to replacement
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
Please click on this link if you would like to see information about this healthcare professional’s performance compared to their peers, as published by their medical professional body.http://www.njrsurgeonhospitalprofile.org.uk/SurgeonProfile?gmccode=3668953
Excellent outcomes following surgery in terms of patient satisfaction rates and low complication rates.
Very low rate of complications following hip and knee replacement surgery.
-infection rate 1 in 500 (most quote 1 in 100)
-infection rate 1 in 600 (most quote 1 in 100)
-dislocation rate 1 in 500 (published rate 1 in 50 to 1 in 100)
-permanent nerve injury rate 0%
Excellent outcomes following complex and revision Hip and Knee replacement Surgery. Low dislocation rate.
Excellent restoration of leg-length
(I have presented research work on both of these important issues)
- BSc.(Hons) University of London - Guys Hospital 1989
- MB.BS. University of London - Guys Hospital 1992
- FRCS(England) Royal College of Surgeons of England 1996
- FRCS(Tr. & Orth.) Intercollegiate Board 2002
- Senior Fellow in Hip & Knee Surgery The Mayo Clinic, Minnesota 2004
- Senior Fellow in Hip & Knee Surgery Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto 2004
Reference number 3668953
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Examiner Royal College of Surgeons of England 2018
- Arthritis Research UK - Committee member Arthritis Research UK 2013
- Hip International - reviewer Hip International 2018
- Sub Editor Journal of Arthroscopy & Joint Surgery (Elsevier) 2017
Details of entry to specialist register
- Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery , 2004
Affiliations / memberships
British Orthopaedic Association
Royal College of Surgeons of England
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
British Orthopaedic Sports Trauma and Arthroscopy Association
British Medical Association
Royal Society of Medicine
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Post treatment communication
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
In the first instance patients should contact the hospital in which they were treated. The hospital will liaise with Mr Sood directly.
BMI Manor Hospital
BMI Hendon Hospital
The Schoen Clinic London
One Hatfield Hospital
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - (5-50)
Multiple arthroscopic operation on knee (including meniscectomy, chondroplasty, drilling or microfracture) - (5-50)
Extracorporeal shockwave therapy for refractory greater trochanteric pain syndrome - (5-50)
Manor Hospital (1-5)
Total prosthetic replacement of knee joint, +/- cement, +/- patella - (5-50)
Minimally invasive hip replacement (one incision) - (5-50)
Manor Hospital (5-50)
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