Mr Sunil Kumar, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, works within the Barking, Havering and Redbridge NHS Trust, holding his current position for over 20 years. He works between the Oldchurch and King George Hospitals, as well as Queen's Hospital. He sees patients privately at hospitals throughout Essex and London. Mr Kumar is highly specialised in Sports Injuries and knee surgery, with a keen focus on knee regenerative and replacement surgery. His work in sports injury has moved him throughout the UK performing traumatic osteochondral lesions requiring repair, cartilage transplantation, anterior and posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, and multi-ligament stabilisation.
Mr Kumar qualified in Medicine in 1989, before undergoing basic medical training at London Hospital Medical College. His specialist orthopaedic training occurred within the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, during his training he was awarded the highly coveted Johnson & Johnson Fellowship. He then went abroad to develop his skills further, undergoing fellowships in New Zealand and Australia on specialist knee and sports trauma. Since returning to the UK in 2000 he has held his current position within his NHS Trust, as well as becoming Clinical Director for the Musculoskeletal Service at Queen's Hospital.
Mr Kumar is a member of multiple prestigious institutions including the Royal College of Surgeons of England, British Orthopaedic Association, British Association of Surgery for the Knee, British Orthopaedic Sports Trauma Association, and British Medical Association. He continues to contribute to medical education as a faculty member of several knee surgery courses, as well as being involved in trainee assessment and appointment committees.
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Mr Kumar has excellent bedside manner, and completely put me at ease. He explained everything in detail.
Sunil was amazing and couldn't of wished for anyone else to look after me before and after the procedure - great advice n always helpful
Mr Kumar was highly professional from my first appointment through to sign off. He made the whole surgical process go smoothly. He addressed my concerns and fears with care and kindness.
Very friendly and knowledgeable, always puts you at ease.
Mr Sunil Kumar is a very pleasant gentleman. He takes time to explain and reassure. I would encourage you to ask questions as he can offer excellent advice specific to individual needs.
Great service and lovely man
I have now had two operations carried out my Mr Kumar - arthroscopy and, most recently, ACL reconstruction. I cannot fault Mr Kumar. He has been amazing and I am so thankful I am now able to walk again. Each time he made space in his diary to fit me in, with one emergency operation just before the hospital stopped operations due to covid and the second operation just in time so I could recover and walk down the aisle on my wedding day. His support and reassurance at each follow-up consultation has been excellent and gave me confidence any time I had a set-back with recovery. I would recommend him to anyone.
Great explanation's and help
Mr Kumar makes you feel comfortable with his explanation and beside manor he is very patient and is happy to listen to any questions before answering them.
Kind, reassuring and most of all successful. Thank you.
What are Mr Sunil Kumar's reviews like?
Mr Sunil Kumar's overall patient rating is 4.99 out of 5 stars on Doctify. This is based on 67 reviews
What languages does Mr Sunil Kumar speak?
Mr Sunil Kumar speaks Hindi, English and Urdu
Where is Mr Sunil Kumar located?
Mr Sunil Kumar primarily practices at Nuffield Health The Holly Private Hospital, located at High Road Buckhurst Hill, Essex, United Kingdom, IG9 5HX
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What are Mr Sunil Kumar working hours?
Mr Sunil Kumar is working Monday (13:00 - 15:30, 17:30 - 20:00), Wednesday (14:00 - 20:00), Thursday (14:00 - 20:00), Friday (16:00 - 20:00), Saturday (10:30 - 12:30, 08:30 - 10:00)
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