Mr Kuntal Patel is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with a speciality in lower limb surgery. He has a great interest in hip replacement, knee replacement, foot surgery and ACL reconstruction.
He completed a specialist Registrar Rotation in Trauma and Orthopaedics beginning in North Western Deanery and then through several hospitals in Preston, Chorley, Bolton, Stockport, Blackburn, Burnley and Wrightington.
He achieved a Fellowship in lower limb arthroplasty in Wrightington Hospital, known to be one of the most renowned hospitals for Orthopaedic Surgery. This training provided Mr Patel with the finest experience on a wide range of Orthopaedic surgery, including hip and knee surgery and also complex revision arthroplasty.
He consults on young adult hip problems, metal hip replacements, management of sports injuries, minimally invasive surgery and arthroplasty. Apart from performing surgery, he teaches in regional and national training courses, where he can provide his skills and expertise. He also visits conferences and liaises with surgeons from all around the world.
He has successfully published articles on Trauma and Orthopaedics and presents his research both nationally and internationally. His hobbies include swimming, fell walking, cricket, badminton and travelling.
- Minimally invasive foot and ankle surgery
- Partial knee replacement
- Hip replacement
- Bunion surgery
- Knee arthroscopy
- Knee replacement
- Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction
- Revision for failed metal on metal hip replacements
- Management of sports injuries
- Revision hip and knee surgery
- Foot pain
- Knee fractures
- Hip fractures
- Pelvic fractures
- Ankle fractures
- Knee pain
- Sports injuries
- Ankle Sprain
- Hip problems
- Minimally invasive surgery
- Complex hip and knee arthroplasty
Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine (GB&I)
Diploma in Science of Sports Injuries
MSc (Science of Sports Injuries)
MSc (Health Science and Practice)
FRCS (Trauma & Orthopaedics)
British Orthopaedic Association
Medical Defence Union
British Hip Society
British Association for Surgery of the Knee
North West Orthopaedic Association
Excellent treatment from the start.Fylde Coast Hospital lived up to expectations,comfort,nursing care,food exemplary.Physio support also first class.
Everything was explained in detail and put me at ease. I was able to understand what to expect which helped me a lot. Mr Patel and the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. I have no hesitation in recommending Mr Patel and Spire Hospital to anyone. After 5 weeks I am able to walk without any aids or assistance. Thank you to Mr Patel all the staff at Spire Hospital.
From start to finish my care under mr Patel was perfect fully explained procedure and after care . Had cartridge removed and after 6 weeks I feel back to normal
Mr Patel explained everything well, he made me feel comfortable and involved. I was well looked after by him.
Mr Patel, thank you so much for performing my operation last September. It seems a while back now and I am so pleased that long last my body is beginning to belong to me again. I realise there is still a lot of work for me to be done, but there is now hope for a walking future. I have so, so missed the ability to walk freely and that is my main aim in life at the moment. Thank you again and thank you for having such a wonderful team at the BMI Hospital-it certainly mattered to me.
I tore my acl playing football and was seen by mr Patel very quickly, he immediately told me the situation and explained everything throughly. He explained the procedure he would have to do to repair the damage and gave me all other options as well. I took his advice and on the operation day I felt very comfortable and well informed on what was going to happen. The operation was very successful and I now feel a lot better and can proceed to get fully back to how I was.
Mr Patel is a fantastic doctor and a true credit to this hospital. He explains every thing in plain detail
I saw Mr Patel regarding my knees my left one has been operated on and the care from Mr Patel and all the staff at Spire has been 1st class. I am now waiting to have my right knee done.
Dear Mr Patel, I would just like to say a sincere thank you for the excellent treatment I have received over the last few years. You and your team have given me first class service and you in particular are a first class surgeon and a perfect gentleman. I especially looked forward to your welcoming smile on my visits
Very thorough with his explanations to me, and very kind too. Nursing staff were more than kind, and patient, and altogether, it was a good experience, and I am now pain free. I cannot thank Mr Patel enough, as I have had a rapid recovery, which I am sure, is down to his skill and expertise.
Hip operation performed 4th June 2019 at Kendal hospital. The total hip operation has restored my being able to move without pain and to undertake outdoor activities...walking and gardening and the healing of the wound has been everything I had hoped for. I am absolutely delighted with the end result and my 6 week follow up appointment has been informative and caring. Mr Patel answered all my questions in depth and I didn’t feel rushed or that I was asking something trivial. The whole experience from my point of view has been extremely good and caring. Thank you.
Before I had a consultation I was in quite a lot of pain with my arthritic knee. On attending an appointment with Mr Patel he recommended a total knee replacement. This was arranged for an operation in Kendal. The treatment I received was excellent from start to finish. Mr Patel was very thorough and explained everything to me. He has a very friendly manner and answered any questions. As far as I am concerned the operation went very well and 7 weeks later I am ready to try golf again and go to the gym.
Mr Patel has replaced both my hips through having osteoarthritis, the first one was two and a half years ago and from the operation I have had no pain. The wound is hardly visible and I was walking without crutches by six weeks with no limp . I have within the last month had my second hip replacement and the outcomes have been just as successful . The support during and after surgery from Mr Patel and his team was second to none , everything was fully explained as last time . My wound has healed well and I was walking without aids within four weeks and have been pain free since the operation . I cannot speak highly enough about the care that Mr Patel and his team gives
From my first appointment I have been impressed hugely with Dr Patel and left the initial appointment feeling I had been listened to and was under the care of a professional that really cared about my situation and that wanted to do his best to help me. His manner is friendly informative and patient and answered every question with clarity and honesty. The quality and success of the operation is, I’m reliably informed a total success and has already made a huge impact on my life going forward. Immediately following my operation Dr Patel attended my bedside to tell me the procedure had been a success and that now he and his team were here to look after me in recovery and that impressed and reassured me. Now after 6 weeks I once again have been in consultation with Dr Patel as out an patient and again find him a pleasant and humble professional. I consider myself to have been extremely lucky to have been referred to Dr Patel and my treatment regardless of being a NHS referral has been first class and carried out by a consummate professional.
After a accident to my knee ,I was referred to Mr Patel and he recommended an arthroscopy to repair damage to my cartilage.He kept me thoroughly informed through out the process from the initial consultation,pre op,post op and final consultation.He explained everything in easy to understand language and also pictures from the operation...everything was excellent.
I am delight with the results of my knee replacement surgery. Mr Patel replaced both my knees. He has treated me really well throughout my journey and the entire team has been lovely. I will strongly recommend Mr Patel to everyone
Very warm, welcoming and reassuring. I couldn’t ask for a better surgeon. I would highly recommend him.
I found Mr Patel very helpful and had complete confidence in what he has done. He fully explained everything to my satisfaction. I am grateful to have been given new hips and be pain free in the near future.
Very thorough with explanation of procedure of total knee replacement and showing X-ray to explain the need for operation. The operation went well. At 7weeks still working at the movement with pain killers. Mr Patel assures me this is normal progress at this stage.
Absolutely brilliant ,A true gentleman ,he has done so much to improve my standard of life ,he has answered all my questions in a very professional manner and assuring me of any doubts and unsurities I may have had .All as can say is Mr Patel is my hero and also my friend I can’t thank him and his staff enough ,many many thanks , I just hope if I need any sort of future treatment it is with this gentleman once again many many thanks.
Mr. Patel has always been kind, helpful and polite, always informing me of procedures. Now and in the future with a full explanation.
Mr. Patel has always been kind, helpful and polite, always informing me of procedures.
First class.operation went well home within 48hours. All went well .healed well .Mr Patel is a perfect gentleman and first class surgeon .discharged at 6weeks with above average recovery .would recommend.
I have had total replacement of both my left knee (January 2019) and right knee (May 2019) both operations and after care conducted by Mr Patel and his team at Spire hospital, Blackpool. Mr Patel treated me throughout the process with the greatest respect and kindness, listening to and answering any questions. This care and attention extended to Mr Patel’s excellent team at Spire from housekeeping and nursing through to radiology and physiotherapist. The whole process has for me been a positive experience, I am already in less pain then I have been for years and even at this early stage (6 weeks post second operation) I am beginning to be able to resume activities which have not been possible for some time. Mr Patel is not only an excellent surgeon but also a good doctor and very engaging person. I would recommend anybody needing orthopaedic surgery to seek him out,
Had arthritis in my knee and had a knee replacement. Mr Patel did the operation.
My experience with Mr Patel has been very positive. He is very reassuring and projects a friendly and comforting feeling to his patients. Thank you for my what you have done for me.
I’ve had left hip replacement and had first class treatment thro out mr Patel in my book should have 7 stars I really satisfied and have always felt at ease with him there should be more like him well done
Mr Patel explains everything thoroughly. He always puts my mind at rest with any worries. My treatment has been quick and efficient. I feel that the treatment has improved my health. All the staff have been caring and professional. I would recommend this hospital without question.
I had my left knee done 5 weeks ago and couldn’t have had better care from start to finish,I felt at ease from my first consult and can’t wait to have my other knee done.i feel as though I’m getting my life back and wouldn’t,t hesitate in recommending both the hospital and mr Patel thank you
A big thank you Mr Patel to you and your team in true appreciation of my fantastic new knees. They are simply life changing and everything I hoped they would be. Thank you again.
Mr Patel was very charming, informative and very reassuring. His surgery was exemplary. I was walking without crutches after ten days and walking my dog twice a day within three weeks. Mr. Patel stressed how important doing the exercises was to my recovery and I have done these three times a day which I am sure has helped with my recovery. I cannot recommend Mr Patel highly enough.
Mr Patel was very charming, informative and very reassuring. His surgery was exemplary.
Mr kuntal Patel service has been excellent throughout my time with him, he’s so friendly, professional and delivers amazing services at the highest of standards.
Brilliant. Sorted all my problems and has been great looking after me
Terrific service and after service from Mr Patel. Overall 10/10. Would recommend seeing this man.
Mr Patel has performed an arthroscopy on both of my knees and I quite simply wouldn’t see anyone else! He’s so kind and professional and explains everything to me and we discuss all options. I am going ahead with further knee surgery under mr Patel and although surgery is always scary, I feel much better and in safe hands with him looking after me. I honestly can’t speak highly enough of Mr Patel and also all of the staff at Spire
He was recommended to me and I have been very happy with his care.
Amazing as always
Thank you for all your care, expertise and reassurances over the last two years while treating my knee problem and on 28 October 2018, giving me a new knee joint at BMI Lancaster Hospital. I was so fortunate to have been in your safe and capable hands.
I underwent a hip replacement surgery atBMI lancaster hospital with Mr Patel. Excellent care. Consultant and staff were excellent and easy to talk to. Found the physiotherapist very helpful.
Had a knee operation which went smoothly. Very happy with result
I had an injection into my left leg. I was treated with the utmost of care and respect and went home with feelings that although my treatment came with a wee bit of discomfort and pain, and after 24 hours there was a vast improvement. Thank you so much Mr Patel for all your kindness and clarity throughout my experience
I underwent very difficult hip operation. Expert sklll and aftercare. Extremely professional throughout.
Had a hip. Revision last March and I am very satisfied with what mr Patel has done I am not in any pain
Treated extremely well everyone was wonderful. I think the rest is up to me. Onwards and upwards.
Great experience, been suffering with plantar fasciitis for 8 months, and after 1 appointment, I experienced a huge improvement. Very approachable doctor, and very thorough! Thank you dr Patel!
I have had first class service from both the Spire Hospital and Mr Patel and can only give them 10 out Of 10 I find it hard to understand what little pain I had with the operation
All very good and helpful
Very approachable and informative
Mr Patel has treated me with the upmost respect and the treatment he’s provided has been brilliant. He’s explained everything simply and easy to understand. He’s been a absolute pleasure to be under.
Kuntal is an excellent and dedicated surgeon and i would have no hesitation in recommending him