Mr Shibu Krishnan

Mr Shibu Krishnan

MB BS, MS, MRCS, FRCS ( Tr & Orth), Dip Sports Med

Orthopaedic Surgery

Recommended by  
1 specialist

16 years of experience
8 years as a specialist
Video consultation available

Overall Rating

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5
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5
Explanation
5

Top feedback

“Mr. Krishnan is very good.“
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Subspecialties

  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Sports Injury
  • Trauma Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6038255
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £220

    Follow-up appointment: £180

    Practices worked at

    BMI The Shelburne Hospital

    Queen Alexandra Road, HIGH WYCOMBE, United Kingdom, HP11 2TR
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    BMI The Chiltern Hospital

    London Road, Great Missenden, United Kingdom, HP16 0EN
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    Spire Thames Valley Hospital

    Wexham Street Wexham, Bucks, United Kingdom, SL3 6NH
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    About

    Mr Shibu Krishnan is a Consultant Hip and Knee Surgeon working in several practices, including the BMI Chiltern, BMI Shelburne and Spire Thames Valley hospitals in Buckinghamshire.  His NHS practice is at Wycombe and Stoke Mandeville hospitals since 2013. He is qualified in Sports and Exercise medicine and regularly treats sports injuries of the hip and knee region. He has a special interest in treating damaged joint cartilage, having completed a clinical research fellowship in novel cartilage regeneration techniques and cartilage implantation. He has several publications in reputed international journals on this topic. His other area of interest is the use of computer designed patient specific jigs in joint replacement surgery.

    He performs over four hundred hip and knee surgeries each year including minimally invasive hip replacements, revision
    (Re-do) hip surgery, primary total knee replacement surgery, partial knee replacement surgery and knee revision surgery. He has also performed over a thousand knee arthroscopic (key hole) surgeries including cartilage operations, meniscal repair procedures, Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstructions etc.

    Mr Krishnan qualified in Medicine in 1997 and completed his Masters in Orthopaedics in 2001. He then undertook higher surgical training in Trauma and Orthopaedics in the North West London Thames training programme. He has also completed numerous fellowships across the world.  This includes the Lower Limb Fellowship (Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital), British Orthopaedic Association's Transitional Fellowship in hip and knee surgery(Wycombe and Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital), AO Foundation’s Trauma Travelling Fellowship (University Clinic Muenster, Germany) and the Trauma Fellowship at St Mary’s Major Trauma Centre in London.

    Apart from performing surgery, he enjoys teaching and training in orthopaedic surgery and is an Associate Professor at the St
    George's University School of Medicine, Grenada as well as an Associate member of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He is an Associate Editor for the International Journal of Orthopaedic Sciences and is a reviewer for The Bone & Joint Journal.

    Mr. Krishnan is committed to service development and clinical leadership and has completed a master’s level postgraduate certificate in Innovation and Improving Performance with the Teeside University and a level 7 qualification in Strategic Management and Leadership with the Chartered Management Institute.

    His hobbies include road cycling and hiking.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Hip injection
    • Hip pain management
    • Sports injuries of hip joint
    • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery 
    • Hip Replacement
    • Arthroscopy
    • Hip Revision (Re-do) Surgery
    • Cartilage Regenerative Surgery
    • Knee sports injuries
    • Knee cartilage repair
    • Knee arthroscopy
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
    • Knee Ligament Repair
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Fracture Fixation Surgery
    • Hip Surgery
    • Knee Surgery
    • Sports Injury
    • Trauma Surgery
    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury
    • Torn Meniscus (Cartilage)
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    Medical procedures

    • ACL Reconstruction
    • Acetabular Reconstruction
    • Arthroscopy
    • Chondral Grafting
    • Custom-Made Knee Replacement
    • Fracture Fixation Surgery
    • Hip Arthroplasty
    • Hip Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic Acid, PRP and nStride)
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Injection
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Cartilage Surgery
    • Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride)
    • Knee Ligament Repair
    • Knee Preservation Surgery
    • Knee Replacement
    • Meniscal Repair
    • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Knee Surgery
    • Multiligament Reconstruction
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Patella Realignment
    • Patellofemoral Joint Replacement
    • Postoperative Rehabilitation
    • Revision Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Repair
    • Tibial Tubercle Transfer
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury
    • Acetabulum Fractures
    • Arthritis (Hip)
    • Avascular Necrosis (AVN) of the Hip
    • Bone Spurs
    • Femur Fractures
    • Hip Dysplasia
    • Hip Fractures
    • Hip and Groin Pain
    • Knee Arthritis
    • Knee Cyst
    • Knee Fractures
    • Knee Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteomyelitis (Lower Limb)
    • Patella (Kneecap) Dislocation
    • Posterolateral Corner Injury
    • Sports Injuries
    • Stress Fractures
    • The Young Hip
    • The Young Knee
    • Tibia Fractures
    • Torn Meniscus (Cartilage)
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    Education

    • FRCS (Tr & Orth) Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2011
    • Post Graduate Diploma Sports Medicine University of Bath 2012
    • CCT (Certificate of Completion of Training) in Trauma & Orthopaedics London Deanery ( North West London Thames training programme) 2012
    • Post Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Improving Performance Teeside University 2014
    • CMI Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership Chartered Management Institute 2015
    • MRCS Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2004
    • Master of Surgery in Trauma and Orthopaedics King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 2001 
    • MBBS University of Kerala, India 1997 
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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
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    Hip Surgery
    1/1
    Hip replacement
    1/1
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    1/1
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    Hip Surgery Hip replacement Orthopaedic Surgery
    Mr. Krishnan is very good.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 doctor for:
    1

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    Mr Harish Kurup
    Mr Harish Kurup
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    16-12-2020

    Mr Krishnan has a friendly manner and explains everything clearly. He is an excellent surgeon and well published. I have no hesitation to recommend him for treatment.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Hip and Groin Pain, ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury
    For procedures: Knee Cartilage Surgery, Knee Replacement, Hip Replacement
    Connection: Is a colleague

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