Mr Pal Ramesh

Mr Pal Ramesh

FRCS, FRCS (Orth), Mch (Orth)

Orthopaedic Surgery

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14 specialists

33 years of experience
16 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.96

Bedside Manner

4.95

Explanation

4.91

Top feedback

“Very good explanation of issue, great effort in getting operation done so quickly and great customer care.“
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Subspecialties

  • Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Tamil
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4562618
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £220

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    New Victoria Hospital

    184 Coombe Lane West, Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom, KT2 7EG
    1,176 reviews

    Cromwell Hospital

    164-178 Cromwell Rd, London, United Kingdom, SW5 0TU
    808 reviews

    About

    https://www.kingstonfootandanklespecialist.com/

    Pal Ramesh is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon with a specialist interest in foot and ankle surgery. Mr Ramesh works within Kingston Hospital and also sees patients at Parkside Hospital, New Victoria Hospital, New Maldon Diagnostics, Kingston Private Health, Cromwell Hospital and OneWelbeck.

    Mr Ramesh provides consultant-led foot and ankle surgery as well as offering second opinions of complex cases in Kingston. He strives to deliver the best possible patient care, dedicating time to working closely with his patients and colleagues to help reduce recovery time and improve surgical outcomes.

    As a foot and ankle surgery specialist, he supports patients dealing with sports injuries, achilles tendon problems, arthritis in the foot and ankle, fractures and sprains as well as bone spurs. A full list of the foot and ankle problems that Mr Ramesh can treat can be found below, accompanied by a list of the procedures he regularly performs.

    Mr Ramesh is highly experienced and skilled in foot and ankle surgery. Following his higher surgical training, he joined the specialist register for Orthopaedic Surgery in 2005. One year later, he was awarded the DePuy fellowship and then in the following year, the International American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society's travelling fellowship. These fellowships have given Mr Ramesh the opportunity to train with surgeons across North America, including New York, Toronto, Boston and Washington.

    Mr Ramesh actively participates in clinical research and academic development. As a foot and ankle surgery specialist, he has been invited to present his work both nationally and internationally at numerous orthopaedic conferences. In addition to these invited lectures and international presentations, he also has publications in peer-reviewed journals.

    Procedures

    • Bunion (Hallux Valgus) Correction
    • Excision of Mortons Neuromas
    • Ankle Joint Fusion
    • Bunionectomy
    • Hammertoe Correction
    • MRI Scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan)
    • Postoperative Rehabilitation
    • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
    • Big Toe Fusion Surgery
    • Bunion Surgery
    • Cartiva Implant (Big Toe Joint Replacement)
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
    • Arthroscopy
    • Bone Density Scan (DEXA)
    • Bunionette Deformity Correction
    • Cheilectomy
    • Claw Toe Correction
    • Flatfoot Correction
    • Fracture Fixation Surgery
    • Gait Analysis
    • Joint Injection
    • Mallet Toe Correction
    • Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery
    • Osteotomy
    • Partial Nail Removal
    • Plantar Fascia Release Surgery
    • Revision Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Repair
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Foot Pain
    • Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
    • Achilles Tendon Problems
    • Ankle Fractures
    • Foot Fractures
    • Arthritis (Foot)
    • Neuromas
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Sports Injuries
    • Ankle Sprain
    • Ankle Tendonitis
    • Anterior Ankle Impingement Syndrome
    • Arthritis (Ankle)
    • Bone Spurs
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Claw Toes
    • Foot Sprains
    • Fracture (Broken Bone)
    • Gait Abnormalities
    • Hallux Limitus or Hallux Rigidus
    • Hammer Toes
    • Heel Bumps
    • Mallet Toes
    • Morton's Neuroma
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Peripheral Nerve Injury
    • Peroneal Tendinopathy
    • Podiatry
    • Stress Fractures
    • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Toe Fractures
    • Turf Toe (Toe Sprain)
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    Education

    Primary Medical Qualifcation

    MBBS 1989 Bharathidasan University


    Subsequent Qualifications

    FRCS 2003 Glasgow

    FRCS (Orth) 2001

    Mch (Orth) 1998 Liverpool


    Memberships

    British Orthopaedic Association

    Association of American Orthopaedic Surgeons

    American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

    Indian Orthopaedic Association

     

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    Reviews

    4.94 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.96
    Bedside Manner
    4.95
    Explanation
    4.91
    Foot Pain
    20/221
    Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
    11/221
    Foot & Ankle Surgery
    9/221
    Achilles Tendon Problems
    7/221
    Ankle Fractures
    7/221
    Bunion (Hallux Valgus) Correction
    6/221
    Foot Fractures
    6/221
    Arthritis (Foot)
    4/221
    Excision of Mortons Neuromas
    4/221
    Ankle Joint Fusion
    3/221
    Bunionectomy
    2/221
    Hammertoe Correction
    2/221
    MRI Scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan)
    2/221
    Neuromas
    2/221
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    2/221
    Plantar Fasciitis
    2/221
    Postoperative Rehabilitation
    2/221
    Sports Injuries
    2/221
    Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
    1/221
    Ankle Sprain
    1/221
    Big Toe Fusion Surgery
    1/221
    Bunion Surgery
    1/221
    Cartiva Implant (Big Toe Joint Replacement)
    1/221
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very good explanation of issue, great effort in getting operation done so quickly and great customer care.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Excellent, clear explanations and the second time I have been the recipient of successful surgery under his care. I have never had a feeling of being rushed either. A down to earth approach and highly recommended.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Mr Ramesh provided me with excellent care throughout my treatment. I was seen very quickly, he explained the options available and answered any questions I had, and the operation appears to have been successful.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    I thought Mr Ramesh clearly explained the problem with my ankle and the procedure necessary to rectify the issue.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Fantastic. Mr Ramesh’s experience and expertise shone through from the very first meeting. He clearly explained next steps and quickly put me on the road to recovery. I am very grateful for all he did to get me back on my feet again.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    A very kind and caring professional, always punctual and easy to manage bookings etc. I felt very well looked after by Mr Ramesh following an ankle injury whilst on holiday.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    I am delighted with the outcome of my op. Mr Ramesh is kind, informative and charming. Very easy and positive demeanour. Also, his secretary responds promptly and very efficiently.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Mr Ramesh has a very reassuring manner. I found him easy to communicate with and he was very receptive to the many questions I asked. Medical terminology can be daunting, but he was always prepared to explain in layman’s terms. The diagnostics under his stewardship were also carried out efficiently. Anyone requiring his field of expertise could not do better than to consult him.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Mr Ramesh was excellent - extremely professional & personable. He very kindly scheduled me in at short notice before his vacation, for which I am most grateful and delivered the neatest incision I’ve ever seen. I certainly would not hesitate to recommend him.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Great service from start to finish
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 14 doctors for:
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    Orthopaedic Surgery

    Mr Paul Hamilton
    Mr Paul Hamilton
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    31-12-2020

    Pal is a colleague and friend who I have worked with for many years. He gives an excellent opinion and is a highly trained foot and ankle surgeon. I would have no hesitation in recommending him to friends, family and patients.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Bone Spurs, Toe Fractures, Foot Fractures, Ankle Fractures, Ankle Sprain, Arthritis (Ankle), Peroneal Tendinopathy, Foot Pain, Turf Toe (Toe Sprain), Foot Sprains, Arthritis (Foot), Hallux Limitus or Hallux Rigidus, Plantar Fasciitis, Claw Toes, Bunions (Hallux Valgus), Neuromas, Mallet Toes, Heel Bumps
    For procedures: Video Consultation, Tendon Repair, Arthroscopy, Steroid Injection, Claw Toe Correction, Ankle Joint Fusion, Flatfoot Correction, Bunionette Deformity Correction, Hammertoe Correction, Bunion (Hallux Valgus) Correction, Mallet Toe Correction, Partial Nail Removal, Cheilectomy, Excision of Mortons Neuromas, Bunionectomy, Ankle Arthroscopy
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Dr Archana Rao
    Dr Archana Rao
    Dermatology

    27-01-2021

    Ramesh is an extremely professional, courteous and knowledgeable surgeon. He is very caring and goes beyond the call of duty for his patients and colleagues. A pleasure to work with, I recommend him without hesitation.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Bone Spurs
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Mr Nashat Siddiqui
    Mr Nashat Siddiqui
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    28-10-2018

    I have known Mr Ramesh for many years, since I was a trainee. He has a very approachable personality and is a very well respected surgeon. I have referred many elective patients to him and we also work closely together at Kingston Hospital to manage trauma cases that need a combined approach.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For procedures: Claw Toe Correction, Ankle Joint Fusion, Flatfoot Correction, Ankle Replacement, Bunion (Hallux Valgus) Correction
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Dr Prabhu Gandhimani
    Dr Prabhu Gandhimani
    Anaesthetics

    14-04-2021

    Mr Ramesh is a senior foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeon in Kingston Hospital. He has years of operating experience and he teaches regularly in International meetings. He is a very kind and caring orthopaedic doctor.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Bone Spurs, Stress Fractures, Fracture (Broken Bone), Toe Fractures, Foot Fractures, Ankle Fractures, Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, Ankle Sprain, Peripheral Nerve Injury, Osteoarthritis, Arthritis (Ankle), Peroneal Tendinopathy, Foot Pain, Turf Toe (Toe Sprain), Foot Sprains, Arthritis (Foot), Hallux Limitus or Hallux Rigidus, Plantar Fasciitis, Neuromas, Mallet Toes, Heel Bumps, Achilles Tendon Problems, Anterior Ankle Impingement Syndrome, Morton's Neuroma, Ankle Tendonitis
    For procedures: Bunion Surgery, Joint Injection, Tendon Repair, Steroid Injection, Claw Toe Correction, Ankle Joint Fusion, Flatfoot Correction, Fracture Fixation Surgery, Mallet Toe Correction, Partial Nail Removal, Cheilectomy, Excision of Mortons Neuromas, Cartiva Implant (Big Toe Joint Replacement)
    Connection: I have referred patients to them

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