Mr Dan Arvinte

Mr Dan Arvinte

MRCSEd FEBOT FRCSEd(Tr&Orth)

Orthopaedic Surgery

26 years of experience
13 years as a specialist
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Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

4.75

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“I found Mr Arvinte very easy to talk to and answered all my questions in a way that I could understand. He was always very professional.“
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Subspecialties

  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Sports Injury
  • Trauma Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Romanian
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Registered with

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS): 1445156
  • Royal College of Surgeons: 66103
  • British Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons: 17701
  • General Medical Council: 6043064
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £200

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    Bridges Clinic, Bedford Hospital

    Bridge House, Bedford, United Kingdom, MK42 9DJ
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    BMI The Manor Hospital

    Church End Biddenham, Bedford, United Kingdom, MK40 4AW
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    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    14:00 - 17:00
    Tue
    17:30 - 18:30
    Wed
    Not available
    Thu
    10:00 - 11:30 | 17:30 - 18:30
    Fri
    17:30 - 18:30
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Mr Dan Arvinte is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon based in Bedford, UK with a special interest in hip and knee replacement (lower limb arthroplasty) and revision (re-do) hip and knee replacement surgery. He had his Orthopaedic training in well recognised centres from Romania, Austria, Belgium, Japan, Hong-Kong and United Kingdom. He is also Fellowship trained in knee arthroscopy. He practises evidence-based medicine, has excellent communication skills and is passionate about enhanced rehabilitation (early discharge) after hip and knee replacement surgery. To date he has performed more than 800 hip and knee replacements and his results in the UK National Joint Registry are very good.

    Mr Arvinte is a Regional Clinical Supervisor for medical students from Cambridge University and a Clinical and Educational Supervisor for junior doctors from the East of England Foundation Programme. Mr Arvinte has delivered multiple presentations at national and international meetings and is published in well-recognised peer-reviewed Journals.

    Outside medicine, he is a passionate tennis player and has enjoyed competing successfully in local and regional competitions for Riverside Tennis Club, Bedford.

    More information can be found at his personal websites: www.hipsandkneesbedford.co.uk and www.danarvinte.com


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    medical procedures (search terms):

    hip surgery, knee surgery; hip and knee pain

    Special interest in :

    Hip Replacement (primary, complex primary, revision)

    Knee Replacement (partial and total knee replacement, complex primary, revision)

    Knee arthroscopy (cartilage surgery, meniscal surgery)

    Periprosthetic fractures around hip and knee

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    Procedures

    • Hip Replacement
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Revision Surgery
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Meniscal Repair
    • Meniscus Tear Surgery
    • Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride)
    • Hip Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic Acid, PRP and nStride)
    • Fracture Fixation Surgery
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    Special interests

    • Hip and Groin Pain
    • Arthritis (Hip)
    • Arthritis (Knee)
    • Knee Pain
    • The Young Knee
    • Torn Meniscus (Cartilage)
    • Sports Injuries
    • Hip Fractures
    • Knee Fractures
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    Education

    Mr Arvinte completed his training in internationally recognised medical centres across the world including Romania, Japan, Hong Kong, Austria, Belgium, and the United Kingdom. He has completed two Fellowships in Lower Limb Arthroplasty, one at Bradford Royal Infirmary (2006, also including specialist training in knee arthroscopy) and one at Warwick Hospital (2009-2010).

    Mr Arvinte is a Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a Fellow of both the Royal College of Surgeons (Trauma & Orthopaedics) and the European Board of Trauma and Orthopaedics.

    Qualifications/Memberships

    • FRCSEd (Tr & Orth) Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh, 2008
    • MRCSEd Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh, 2006
    • FEBOT European Board of Trauma and Orthopaedics, 2005
    • Specialist in Trauma and Orthopaedics by Ministry of Health, Romania, 2001
    • MD - Doctor Medic at"Gr T Popa" University of Medicine, Iasi, Romania, 1995
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    Reviews

    4.92 Overall Patient Trust rating
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    Arthritis (Hip)
    1/4
    Partial Knee Replacement
    1/4
    Total Knee Replacement
    1/4
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    I found Mr Arvinte very easy to talk to and answered all my questions in a way that I could understand. He was always very professional.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    I found Mr Arvinte to be an excellent consultant. He advised, listened & supported me for my knee replacement. I never felt rushed or a nuisance, he made me feel at ease through the times we chatted. The procedure was carried out in a reassuring and caring manner. Highly recommended.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (4/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very good and professional. Direct with explanations, maybe a little too direct but his skills and knowledge are top notch
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Brief accurate and to the point which I appreciate. Very thorough in his reasoning for diagnosis. Very caring after surgery and post operation appointments.
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