The success of our practice is based on the positive feedback and recommendation. Here you can read what other patient’s think of our clinical care. If you would like to leave your own comments please fill in our feedback form. Although not mandatory you can also attach a ‘selfie’ with your comment.

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The operation was a huge success. I could not be happier with Mr Makki

 Labrum repair

I was referred to Mr Makki in late December 2019 as I was experiencing glenohumeral subluxation of my right shoulder, most likely due to the fact I have boxed for 15 years. This meant some natural arm movements were difficult and some even resulted in painful dislocation. Mr Makki quickly diagnosed a torn labrum and... Continue reading

16 June 2020

Mr Atkinson’s surgical skills are second to none

 Patellar realignment surgery

One of the things that really stands out about Mr Atkinson is his skill in treating you as a person and not a patient number. I have met several Orthopaedic Consultants and he stands out as by far the most welcoming. He listens and guides, rather than enforces. His manner is warm. His surgical skills... Continue reading

20 May 2020

I cannot express my gratitude strongly enough to Mr McDermott

 Knee arthroscopy for a torn meniscus

I am a 61-year old fit and active sportsman and I have played a number of sports at a high level, so I am familiar with the usual run of injuries that come on a cricket or rugby pitch, or on a squash court.  Over the last few years, golf has been my principle exercise,... Continue reading

8 March 2020

I cannot thank Mr Atkinson enough. My pains are no more!

 Hip Replacement

On 7th December, I was fortunate to have a full Hip Replacement under the care of Mr Henry Atkinson.  I can not thank him and his staff enough. My pains are no more! He made my operation easy for me from the off, fully explaining the method and type of materials he would use.  All... Continue reading

15 February 2020

“I can’t thank Mr Chandrashekar enough for his care and expertise”

 percutaneous Achilles tendon repair

Last April, during a martial arts tournament, I suffered a complete rupture of my left Achilles tendon. Once the diagnosis was confirmed and the treatment protocol defined, I underwent minimally invasive (percutaneous) surgery at London Bridge Hospital to repair the tendon. This was successfully done by Mr Chandrashekar, who discussed and proposed this type of... Continue reading

10 February 2020

Mr Atkinson is one of the best surgeons out there. I cannot thank him enough!

 Knee Arthroscopy

Mr Atkinson has operated on my knee twice and I can honestly say, he’s one of the very best doctors, providing excellent and safe patient care. Mr Atkinson listened to my concerns prior to surgery and thoroughly explained what would happen during the arthroscopy. His post-op care was second to none.  I had regular follow... Continue reading

2 February 2020

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The care I received from Mr Ghassemi was fantastic!

 ATFL tear

Mr Ghassemi couldn’t have been more helpful.  As soon as I saw him, he spotted the severity of my injury and immediately got me the scans and urgent treatment required to ensure I didn’t create any further damage. I couldn’t fault his service. I’m very grateful to have been under his care.  It was fantastic!... Continue reading

5 December 2019

I would recommend Mr Atkinson to anyone considering a hip replacement

 Hip replacement

Mr Atkinson helped guide me through the difficult decision of getting a full hip replacement.  He has a unique gift as a great listener.  He was very patient in helping me to eventually arrive at making this life changing decision. His calm, friendly demeanor, combined with his professional approach, made me feel comfortable straight away.... Continue reading

1 December 2019

Thanks to Mr Hill, I’ll be back to playing contact sport again soon!

 ACL Reconstruction

In February 2019 I suffered a full rupture of my ACL whilst playing football. On the recommendation of my GP, I met with Mr Hill, who from the outset demonstrated an exceptional level of professionalism and expertise, as well as being able to provide a clear and succinct explanation as to my options, tailored to... Continue reading

18 November 2019


Mr Peter Hill

Thank you for my pain free new life!

 toe joint replacement

Dear Mr Ghassemi, Just a few lines to say thank you for all you have done to enable me to get back on track after the two operations you carried out on both my left and right foot. I had been struggling for some time with regards walking distances, gardening, driving….in fact the pain I... Continue reading

5 November 2019

I cannot recommend Dr Paul highly enough!

 Ankylosing spondylitis

I have suffered with hip and back pain for over three years, but was getting nowhere with previous explorations. I was recommended to see Dr Paul to investigate my problem. He initiated MRI, bone scan and other investigations having, firstly asked me all about my complaints and thoroughly examining me and advising me about what... Continue reading

14 October 2019


Dr Simon Paul

Anyone who requires replacement hip or knee surgery, Mr Atkinson is your man!

 Hip & knee replacement

From the first time I met Mr Atkinson, he showed me nothing but kindness and consideration.  He was most helpful, explaining everything in detail and listened to my comments. My treatment from beginning to end was excellent. My experience in hospital was so much happier and less stressful because of him. For anyone who requires... Continue reading

28 September 2019

I would highly recommend Mr Atkinson

 Meniscus repair & bunion surgery

I am a patient, but also a GP.  I do a lot of yoga and also go on walking holidays. I have seen Mr Atkinson both about a hammer toe and cartilage tear in my knee. Mr Atkinson takes a good history and forms his own opinion, but also listens to the concerns of the... Continue reading

16 July 2019

ACL reconstruction in a 65-year-old skier

 ACL reconstruction in a 65-year-old skier

Veronica is 65 years young! – and she is an avid skier. Unfortunately, Veronica tore her ACL and her medial meniscus in her knee. Below, Veronica has very kindly put her story down ‘on paper’, and she is an inspiration to any fit and active person who is determined to stay active and to pursue... Continue reading

29 June 2019

Surfing and playing sport again!

 Ligamentous Lisfranc Injury & Internal Fixation

When I first saw Suresh it was about a month after I sustained the injury. During this month I had been to multiple doctors however had been unable to get any certainty around what was wrong, nor any clear treatment plan. I was in considerable pain (particularly when walking), had limited movement and little strength... Continue reading

24 June 2019

Pete’s custom-made knee replacements

 Custom-made knee replacements

Hi Mr McDermott, Just wanted to say thanks so much for the work you did on my knee. The procedure was on 31/7/18, and since then I’ve regularly visited the gym and used my exercise bike and can feel it getting stronger and stronger. But what’s pleased me most is that after a week of walking... Continue reading

10 June 2019

“I can’t thank you enough”

 Triple Fusion

Hi Suresh I can’t thank you enough for all your help and support during my triple fusion procedure. It’s still early days I know, but each day I progress a little bit more. I bought a few pairs of the FitFlops and gotta say they help a lot. It’s very rare to find a consultant... Continue reading

23 May 2019

I would not hesitate to recommend Mr Atkinson. You can’t improve on perfection!


Mr Atkinson filled me with confidence the first time I saw him. He knew straight away what was wrong with my foot, which other people in the medical profession has misdiagnosed for nearly three years! He is a perfect gentleman.  I would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone who has a problem. I found... Continue reading

28 April 2019