Mr Pramod Achan

Mr Pramod Achan

MBBS FRCS(Eng) FRCS (T&O)

Orthopaedic Surgery

Recommended by 5 specialists
29 years of experience
16 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

4.89

Explanation

4.89

Top feedback

“The Dr was very attentive and disposed of his time to take care of me“
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Subspecialties

  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu
  • Malayalam
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4038450
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    Practices worked at

    The Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5NY
    2,205 reviews

    OneWelbeck Orthopaedics

    1 Welbeck St, London, United Kingdom, W1G 0AR
    32 reviews

    About

    Mr Pramod Achan is a highly-skilled consultant orthopaedic surgeon specialising in hip and knee surgery, joint replacements, sports injuries, and arthroscopy.

    He graduated from the University of London in 1993 and specialised in orthopaedic surgery. He then pursued postgraduate medical education, earning his Fellowship in Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1998 before becoming a Trauma Fellow at the Royal London Hospital.

    After completing fellowships in Trauma at the Hospital for Joint Diseases at New York University and Arthroplasty on the Gold Coast of Queensland, Australia, he worked as Clinical Director for the Barts Health NHS Trust for several years before joining The Princess Grace Hospital in London.

    Mr Achan has a passion for medical education and divides his time between working at the practice, writing articles, and organising orthopaedic training programmes.

    Mr Achan was selected as one of two 'Best of British' surgeons and represented the British Hip Society in the United States. He has also served as an ABC travelling fellow for British Orthopaedics and has taught extensively at Harvard, Stanford, Duke, Emory, and McMaster.

    http://www.pramodachan.co.uk/

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments:

    • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery
    • Hip Arthroscopy
    • Hip Replacement
    • Young adult hip problems
    • Revision hip replacement
    • Arthritis (Hip)
    • Minimally invasive knee surgery
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Revision knee replacement
    • Knee Pain
    • Stress Fractures
    • Sports injuries
    • Hip and groin pain

    Procedures

    • Hip Arthroscopy
    • Hip Replacement
    • Knee Replacement
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Joint Injection
    • ACL Reconstruction
    • Arthroscopy
    • Cartilage Surgery (Knee)
    • Custom-Made Knee Replacement
    • Hip Arthroplasty
    • Hip Preservation Surgery
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride)
    • Knee Ligament Repair
    • Knee Preservation Surgery
    • Labral Tear Surgery (Hip)
    • MRI Scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan)
    • Meniscal Repair
    • Meniscus Tear Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Knee Surgery
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Patella Realignment
    • Patellofemoral Joint Replacement
    • Revision Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Hip and Groin Pain
    • Knee Pain
    • Stress Fractures
    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury
    • Arthritis (Hip)
    • Arthritis (Knee)
    • Avascular Necrosis (AVN) of the Hip
    • Femoroacetabular Impingement
    • Hip Dysplasia
    • Hip Impingement
    • Knee Cyst
    • Labral Tear
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Sports Injuries
    • The Young Hip
    • The Young Knee
    • Torn Meniscus (Cartilage)
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    Education

    Qualifications:

    MB BS University of London (1993)

    FRCS RCS England 1996

    FRCS (T&O) RCS England 2003

    Memberships:

    Masters Healthcare Leadership Cornell

    Member of the SAC for Orthopaedics

    Member of the BOA & British Hip society

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    Reviews

    4.93 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    4.89
    Explanation
    4.89
    Hip Arthroscopy
    2/9
    Hip Replacement
    2/9
    Knee Replacement
    2/9
    Total Knee Replacement
    2/9
    Hip and Groin Pain
    1/9
    Joint Injection
    1/9
    Knee Pain
    1/9
    Stress Fractures
    1/9
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    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    The Dr was very attentive and disposed of his time to take care of me
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    He is a professional Doctor
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very clear, inspired confidence
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Totally reassuring and approachable
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Mr Pramod Achan takes time to explain thoroughly the procedure and his approach is very reassuring
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Excellent
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    I found his describing method very insightful and simple for someone without a medical background. Also, he was very timely on his letters.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (4/5)
    Explanation (4/5)
    I felt very comfortable he was very professional from the day of the operation to my discharge very caring always wouldn't answer any questions I had and concerns
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very professional, with the greatest outlook on patients offering a large amount of help and ease through the whole process!
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 5 specialists
    Mr Paul Hamilton
    Mr Paul Hamilton
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "Pramod is an outstanding colleague who I have known for many years. He is a highly skilled hip and knee surgeon and I have and will continue to recommend him to friends, family and patients in the knowledge that he will provide an excellent service."

    31-12-2020

    Recommended for:
    Bone Spurs, ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury, Knee Pain
    Mr Joshua Lee
    Mr Joshua Lee
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "I have worked with Mr Achan for many years. He is a very experienced hip and knee surgeon. He has a good rapport with his patients and I would highly recommend him."

    30-12-2020

    Recommended for:
    Femoroacetabular Impingement, Torn Meniscus (Cartilage), Hip Impingement
    , ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury, The Young Hip, Sports Injuries, Hip and Groin Pain, Knee Pain
    Mr Lee Parker
    Mr Lee Parker
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "Prim is a respected colleague and mentor. His vision as the Chair of our surgical board at One Welbeck has been pivotal in delivering a first class private healthcare facility in central London. As a surgeon Prim is up-to-date, knowledgeable and aspires to the highest clinical standards. As a previous recipient of the prestigious ABC travelling fellowship he is up there with the best. "

    21-12-2020

    Recommended for:
    Femoroacetabular Impingement, Hip and Groin Pain, Hip Impingement
    , ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury, Knee Pain, The Young Hip, Osteoarthritis, Sports Injuries
    Mr Amit Amin
    Mr Amit Amin
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "Pramod is a friend and colleague that I have known for 15 years. He is a leader in his field and he offers a truly specialist opinion in the field of hip and knee surgery. Always thorough and precise and thoroughly liked by his patients. I have no hesitation recommending his services to my patients, friends and family"

    22-12-2020

    Recommended for:
    ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury, Knee Pain

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