Mr Sathya Murthy

Mr Sathya Murthy

M.Ch Orth, FRCS Orth, FRCS, Dip .Orth, MBBS

Orthopaedic Surgery

Recommended by 4 specialists
39 years of experience
35 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.98

Bedside Manner

4.95

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“An incredible doctor with superb bedside manner and amazing skills in sorting out smashed dislocated shoulders! “
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Subspecialties

  • Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Sports Injury
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Tamil
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4394567
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £200

    Follow-up appointment: £100

    Practices worked at

    The Chaucer Hospital

    Nackington Road, Canterbury, United Kingdom, CT4 7AR
    125 reviews

    Spencer Private Hospital Margate

    Ramsgate Road, Margate, United Kingdom, CT9 4BG
    97 reviews

    Spencer Private Hospital Ashford

    Spencer Private Hospitals Consulting Suite, Arunde, Ashford, United Kingdom, TN24 0LZ
    57 reviews

    Spencer Private Hospital Canterbury

    Kent & Canterbury Hospital. Ethelbert Road, Kent, United Kingdom, CT1 3NG
    1 review

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    11:00 - 13:00 | 18:00 - 19:30
    Tue
    17:00 - 20:00
    Wed
    Not available
    Thu
    18:00 - 19:30
    Fri
    15:00 - 19:30
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Mr Sathya Murthy  has had extensive experience in Orthopaedic surgery and speciality training at leading hospitals in the United Kingdom, Ireland and India before taking up  post in Kent as Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon. at East Kent NHS University Trust..

    Mr Murthy obtained  Diploma in Orthopaedics in 1987 from the University of Madras, He was  awarded  FRCS in 1989, Masters degree in Orthopaedics from Liverpool University and  Intercollegiate Fellowship in Orthopaedic Surgery in 1999. He completed  Senior Registrar training in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital in Dublin, gaining extensive experience in hip and knee replacement,  He had further  training in  knee reconstruction and  replacement  in the Professorial  unit at the Southampton University Hospital,

    His Sports Fellowship Training in shoulder and knee injuries for 18 months was at the prestigious Royal Devon and Exeter Hospitals. He had the privilege of undergoing  training in Shoulder & Elbow surgery under the guidance of two Past Presidents of  British Elbow and Shoulder Society.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Shoulder arthroscopy, sub-acromial decompression, rotator cuff repair
    • Shoulder replacement, resurfacing arthroplasty 
    • Shoulder dislocation, stabilisation
    • Arthroscopic frozen shoulder release
    • Elbow replacement
    • Ulnar nerve release, Tennis elbow
    • Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    • Knee arthroscopy
    • Hip & Knee replacement
    • Shoulder pain, impingement, tendinopathy, calcific tendinitis, Frozen shoulder 
    • Shoulder arthritis
    • Shoulder dislocations
    • Acromio-clavicular joint injuries
    • Clavicular fractures

    Procedures

    • Rotator Cuff Repair
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Joint Injection
    • Knee Replacement
    • Shoulder Replacement
    • Arthroscopy
    • Hip Replacement
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Cartilage Surgery (Knee)
    • Shoulder Stabilisation
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride)
    • Meniscal Repair
    • Meniscus Tear Surgery
    • Patellofemoral Joint Replacement
    • Steroid Injection
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Ulnar Nerve Release
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Shoulder Pain
    • Shoulder Impingement
    • Frozen Shoulder
    • Arthritis (Shoulder)
    • Fracture (Broken Bone)
    • Shoulder Instability
    • Bone Spurs
    • Dislocated Shoulder
    • Elbow Stiffness
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Injury
    • Arthritis (Elbow)
    • Arthritis (Hip)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Elbow Instability
    • Golfer’s Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
    • Hip Fractures
    • Hip and Groin Pain
    • Knee Cyst
    • Knee Pain
    • Patella (Kneecap) Dislocation
    • Peripheral Nerve Injury
    • Shoulder Labral Tear
    • Shoulder Tendinopathy (Pitcher’s Shoulder)
    • Sports Injuries
    • Stress Fractures
    • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
    • Torn Meniscus (Cartilage)
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    Education

    Qualifications

    M.Ch Orth University of Liverpool 1998

    FRCS T&O Intercollegiate Board 1999

    FRCS Ed Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh 1989

    Diploma Orthopaedics University of Madras 1987

    MBBS Madras University 1983


    Additional training

    Shoulder and Knee Fellowship Royal Devon & Exeter Hospitals 2001

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    Reviews

    4.98 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.98
    Bedside Manner
    4.95
    Explanation
    5
    Rotator Cuff Repair
    17/62
    Shoulder Arthroscopy
    14/62
    Joint Injection
    6/62
    Knee Replacement
    6/62
    Shoulder Pain
    6/62
    Shoulder Impingement
    5/62
    Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
    4/62
    Shoulder Replacement
    4/62
    Arthroscopy
    3/62
    Frozen Shoulder
    3/62
    Hip Replacement
    3/62
    Arthritis (Shoulder)
    2/62
    Fracture (Broken Bone)
    2/62
    Knee Arthroscopy
    2/62
    Shoulder Instability
    2/62
    Bone Spurs
    1/62
    Cartilage Surgery (Knee)
    1/62
    Dislocated Shoulder
    1/62
    Elbow Stiffness
    1/62
    Osteoarthritis
    1/62
    Rotator Cuff Injury
    1/62
    Shoulder Stabilisation
    1/62
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    An incredible doctor with superb bedside manner and amazing skills in sorting out smashed dislocated shoulders!
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    I was so happy with my care under Mr Murthy. He explained everything about my op and made me feel very comfortable and at ease. I would absolutely 100% recommend Mr Murthy.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very skilled Surgeon and a lovely person. Explained very well all procedures and done an excellent job on my knee replacement. C.S.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Mr Murthy was lovley througout my appointments explaning and reassurances given before operation . Vey happy with the service i received .
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    An absolutely amazing man. Very professional, but also very friendly and nothing seemed to much bother for him. I can’t thank him enough.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very welcoming and explains everything well.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Mr Murthy is such a kind and considerate consultant giving every piece of information regarding the procedure and aftercare with compassion and complete professionalism.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Mr Murthy was a lovely, kind man who explained everything well. A brilliant bedside manner and I felt so relax in his care.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Excellent and highly skilled at his job, understanding, informative, he has done both shoulder operations would definitely recommend
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Very professional and explained procedure before and after very well. Would recommend Mr Murray to anyone considering shoulder surgery.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 4 specialists
    Mr Gautam Talawadekar
    Mr Gautam Talawadekar
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "Very Experienced and knowledgeable surgeon specialising in shoulder- elbow and lower limb surgery."

    30-01-2021

    Mr Ravindran Kuzhupilly Ranjith
    Mr Ravindran Kuzhupilly Ranjith
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    We trained together

    "Mr. Sathyamurthy is a very capable all round orthopaedic surgeon with a special interest in Shoulder and Elbow surgery."

    30-01-2021

    Mr Sunil Jain
    Mr Sunil Jain
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "I have known Sathya for a long time as a dedicated and knowledgeable surgeon. I would thoroughly recommend him for the management of all conditions within his expertise."

    30-01-2021

    Mr Dipen Menon
    Mr Dipen Menon
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    We trained together

    "Excellent arthroscopic shoulder and knee surgeon with a specialist interest in Knee, Shoulder and Elbow arthroplasty as well. Sathya is a polite, soft-spoken gentleman who is very good with patients."

    30-01-2021

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