Professor John Hollingdale

Professor John Hollingdale

MB BS FRCS

Orthopaedic Surgery

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Top feedback

“Fully explained injury & in safe hands!“
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Subspecialties

  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

General Medical Council: 2241870

Consultation fees

New appointment: £220-250

Follow-up appointment: £150

Practices worked at

BMI The Clementine Churchill Hospital

Sudbury Hill, Harrow, London, United Kingdom, HA1 3RX
159 reviews

The Lister Hospital

Chelsea Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 8RH
39 reviews

About

Professor John Hollingdale is a consultant in trauma & orthopaedic surgery and has over 32 years experience.

Professor Hollingdale qualified at the Westminster medical school in 1975 and then went on to complete his orthopaedic training on the Northwest London hospitals training rotation in 1987.

Since 2004 he has been actively involved in the development and promotion of minimally invasive techniques in total knee replacement in the United Kingdom. Recently he has been trained in Robotically assisted hip and knee replacement. Professor Hollindale has taught on many cadaver courses in Europe to teach other surgeons  

Professor Hollingdale was president of the International Society for technology in arthroplasty and served on the council of the British Orthopaedic Association for three years.

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Medical procedures

  • ACL Reconstruction Surgery
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Pain
  • Ankle Replacement Surgery
  • Ankle Surgery and Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Foot surgery for toe problems
  • Ganglion Removal Treatment
  • Hip Replacement Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement Surgery
  • Robotic assisted knee replacement
  • Robotic assisted hip replacement
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Special interests

Robotically assisted hip and knee replacement surgery. 

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Education

Primary Medical Qualification

MRCS 1975 Royal College of Surgeons of England

LRCP 1975 Royal College of Physicians of London

MB BS 1975 University of London

FRCS 1979 Royal College of Surgeons of England  

Specialist Register entry date

Trauma and orthopaedic surgery From 29 Feb 1987

 

Professional Memberships


Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

Fellow of British Orthopaedic Association

Life member International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty


Visiting Professor Annan Medical and Research Centre in Mauritius. 

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Reviews

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Fully explained injury & in safe hands!

03-03-2020
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Perfect operation, recovery going on directed Prof Hollingdale was extremely helpful and professional

03-03-2020
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Great experience with prof Hollindale, helpful and efficient

10-02-2020
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Very helpful and professional. Promptly seen and dealt with

10-02-2020
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Very helpful and professional. Promptly seen and dealt with

10-02-2020
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Fourth arthroscopy by Dr Hollingdale. Excellent care!!

27-01-2020
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Friendly and good advice.

06-12-2019
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Very pleased with hip replacement and aftercare.

06-12-2019
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made me feel at ease through the time of the first consultation to the final consultations.

02-12-2019
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5
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Informative, professional and put me at ease.

25-11-2019
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5
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Very well looked after and cared for at every appointment and during my stay, the care and support were fantastic. Follow up care was excellent. You feel like your care is in everyone's interest.

25-11-2019
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puts me at ease- found the reason, was my back and not my hips. Sent immediately for MRI, scans and sent me onto the next specialist - arranged same day as a follow-up. Excellent

18-11-2019
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Professor Hollingdale was very patient with my insistent worrying and questions after my knee surgery.

18-11-2019
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Put me at ease found the problem. absolutely excellent

12-07-2019
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Mr Hollingdale was very patient with my incessant worry and questions after my knee surgery.

12-07-2019
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Excellent surgeon would recommend, good experience in outpatients and inpatients service.

17-06-2019
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Dr Hollingdale was very approachable and explained the procedure I was undergoing clearly and thoroughly which gave me great confidence.

03-06-2019
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Mr Hollingdale is a very knowledgeable and experienced practitioner he has a very relaxed comforting manner which instils confidence and puts the patient at ease

03-06-2019
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Professor Hollingdale did my previous total hip replacement last November. He is first class in his skills and manner. I am grateful.

03-06-2019
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Excellent from begging to end

08-04-2019
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Excellent

13-02-2019
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I am have been looked after very well. Mr Hollingdale has been wonderful as well as everyone here. I am very grateful for everything he and his staff have done for me. I hope to be referred back here to have my other knee replaced.

25-01-2019
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Prof Hollingdale has always treated me extremely well having now done two major operations replacing my knees, and reviewed a replacement hip operation. I would be happy to return to his care at any time in the future. My thanks.

23-01-2019
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Highly recommend. Great analyst and did splendid job on me. Known for last 15 years.

23-01-2019
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John has looked after my knees and other odd rugby injuries over many years - I would not hesitate to recommend him

18-01-2019
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Very satisfied, reassuring and professional throughout the entire process. Have recommended.

18-01-2019
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Very happy with the service I’ve received. I was able to speak to him directly between appointments which was reassuring. Open and honest about checking with other colleagues in radiology etc to ensure that my situation was dealt with properly which I found especially reassuring.

18-01-2019
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He has been great, great advise provided before and after the op. He even came to see me in hospital the day after. This was great as he explained what he carried out. After the op I had swelling on the affected leg. I called and he immediately booked me in. I didnt need to wait a day or two.

18-01-2019
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It’s our first appointment, very friendly, caring and easily to approach. Look forward for our follow up.

11-01-2019
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I saw Prof Hollingdale for a troubling know problem. He was very pleasant and put me at my ease. His examination was very thorough and professional. I look forward to my follow up to find out what can be done to help me.

09-01-2019
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A very good hospital and very good doctors

04-01-2019
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I was very satisfied with the treatment from Mr. Hollingdale and would definitely recommend him to anybody who needs treatment.

04-01-2019
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Very informative, gave me advice on excercises and care to avoid surgery. Very happy

19-12-2018
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I find that my Consultant, Mr Hollidale, is a excellent doctor. My operation is very good and healing very nicely, The staffs in the hospital are very patient, caring and excellent in attending on my needs. I will recommend to all my friends and family to get a private health insurance.

14-12-2018
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So far, very clear and efficient.

14-12-2018
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Efficient and to the point. Helpful with suggesting alternative solutions to an operation. Performed full check

07-12-2018
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Prof Hollingdale gave me excellent treatment and very good advice. He advised me against surgery because of my medical condition. He was also very sensitive about my weight and gave me good advice on how to lose some.

07-12-2018

Peer recommendations

Recommended by 1 doctor for:
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Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr Matthew Sala
Dr Matthew Sala

15-02-2019

John is a very experienced and excellent surgeon, providing sound opinion in all aspects of orthopaedic surgery. He has a wealth of specialist expertise in lower limb ( knee and hip) surgery. A very well respected colleague

For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
For procedures: Hip Replacement
Connection: Is a colleague

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