News and Research


CLICK HERE to read the story of Kevin Budd, ex-Man City footballer - the first person in the UK to receive a Conformis G2 i-Uni custom made lateral partial knee replacement ...

For further information about Conformis custom made knee replacements CLICK HERE

21st August 2012

   


   

 

CLICK HERE for a copy of the London Sports Orthopaedics Autumn 2012 Newsletter

   


   

CLICK HERE for a copy of the London Sports Orthopaedics Summer 2012 Newsletter

   


  

Research shows that Knee Arthroscopy can delay the need for Knee Replacement by about 7 years

A study by Richard Steadman has shown that knee arthroscopy even in severely arthritic knees can give good symptomatic and functional improvement, and can delay the subsequent need for total knee replacement surgery by about 7 years ...

Date 07/08/2012

CLICK HERE to read more

   


      

Urgent Advice Sheet for BUPA Medical Insurance Subscribers released by FIPO

The Federation of Independent Practitioners Organisations (FIPO) has released an urgent advice sheet for BUPA Medical Insurance Subscribers in response to unilateral changes imposed by BUPA that may disadvantage patients ...

Date 14/05/2012

CLICK HERE to download

   


   

New BioPoly implant now available in the UK for treatment of cartilage defects 

Mr McDermott is one of only 4 surgeons in the UK chosen to take part in a clinical trail of an exciting new implant for the treatment of full-thickness articular cartilage defects on the femoral condyle in the knee ...

Date 26/04/2012

http://www.kneearthroscopy.co.uk/services/specific-treatments/biopoly-resurfacing-impants

   


   

BOA Patient Liaison Group Statement: BUPA's introduction of Open Referral

In our view, there is no justification for the schism being driven … patients may well have to select a 'non-Bupa-tariff' doctor because any Bupa options are too inconvenient for the …  

Authors: Mike Kimmons Date: 06/01/2012 

http://www.boa.ac.uk/About/CEOBlog/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=115 

   


   

Best Practice for Primary Isolated Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction 

This document sets out a statement of best practice for primary isolated Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. It represents a consensus statement from the British Orthopaedic …  

Authors: Claire2, J Fairclough Date: 07/12/2011 

http://www.boa.ac.uk/Publications/Documents/ACLBestPractice.pdf

   




Research shows that Knee Arthroscopy can delay the need for Knee Replacement by about 7 years

A study by Richard Steadman has shown that knee arthroscopy even in severely arthritic knees can give good symptomatic and functional improvement, and can delay the subsequent need for total knee replacement surgery by about 7 years ...

Date 07/08/2012

CLICK HERE to read more


Urgent Advice Sheet for BUPA Medical Insurance Subscribers released by FIPO

The Federation of Independent Practitioners Organisations (FIPO) has released an urgent advice sheet for BUPA Medical Insurance Subscribers in response to unilateral changes imposed by BUPA that may disadvantage patients ...

Date 14/05/2012

CLICK HERE to download


New BioPoly implant now available in the UK for treatment of cartilage defects 

Mr McDermott is one of only 4 surgeons in the UK chosen to take part in a clinical trail of an exciting new implant for the treatment of full-thickness articular cartilage defects on the femoral condyle in the knee ...

Date 26/04/2012

http://www.kneearthroscopy.co.uk/services/specific-treatments/biopoly-resurfacing-impants


BOA Patient Liaison Group Statement: BUPA's introduction of Open Referral

In our view, there is no justification for the schism being driven … patients may well have to select a 'non-Bupa-tariff' doctor because any Bupa options are too inconvenient for the …  

Authors: Mike Kimmons Date: 06/01/2012 

http://www.boa.ac.uk/About/CEOBlog/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=115 


Best Practice for Primary Isolated Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction 

This document sets out a statement of best practice for primary isolated Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. It represents a consensus statement from the British Orthopaedic …  

Authors: Claire2, J Fairclough Date: 07/12/2011 

http://www.boa.ac.uk/Publications/Documents/ACLBestPractice.pdf



Research shows that Knee Arthroscopy can delay the need for Knee Replacement by about 7 years

A study by Richard Steadman has shown that knee arthroscopy even in severely arthritic knees can give good symptomatic and functional improvement, and can delay the subsequent need for total knee replacement surgery by about 7 years ...

Date 07/08/2012

CLICK HERE to read more


Urgent Advice Sheet for BUPA Medical Insurance Subscribers released by FIPO

The Federation of Independent Practitioners Organisations (FIPO) has released an urgent advice sheet for BUPA Medical Insurance Subscribers in response to unilateral changes imposed by BUPA that may disadvantage patients ...

Date 14/05/2012

CLICK HERE to download


New BioPoly implant now available in the UK for treatment of cartilage defects 

Mr McDermott is one of only 4 surgeons in the UK chosen to take part in a clinical trail of an exciting new implant for the treatment of full-thickness articular cartilage defects on the femoral condyle in the knee ...

Date 26/04/2012

http://www.kneearthroscopy.co.uk/services/specific-treatments/biopoly-resurfacing-impants


BOA Patient Liaison Group Statement: BUPA's introduction of Open Referral

In our view, there is no justification for the schism being driven … patients may well have to select a 'non-Bupa-tariff' doctor because any Bupa options are too inconvenient for the …  

Authors: Mike Kimmons Date: 06/01/2012 

http://www.boa.ac.uk/About/CEOBlog/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=115 


Best Practice for Primary Isolated Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction 

This document sets out a statement of best practice for primary isolated Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. It represents a consensus statement from the British Orthopaedic …  

Authors: Claire2, J Fairclough Date: 07/12/2011 

http://www.boa.ac.uk/Publications/Documents/ACLBestPractice.pdf



Research shows that Knee Arthroscopy can delay the need for Knee Replacement by about 7 years

A study by Richard Steadman has shown that knee arthroscopy even in severely arthritic knees can give good symptomatic and functional improvement, and can delay the subsequent need for total knee replacement surgery by about 7 years ...

Date 07/08/2012

CLICK HERE to read more


Urgent Advice Sheet for BUPA Medical Insurance Subscribers released by FIPO

The Federation of Independent Practitioners Organisations (FIPO) has released an urgent advice sheet for BUPA Medical Insurance Subscribers in response to unilateral changes imposed by BUPA that may disadvantage patients ...

Date 14/05/2012

CLICK HERE to download


New BioPoly implant now available in the UK for treatment of cartilage defects 

Mr McDermott is one of only 4 surgeons in the UK chosen to take part in a clinical trail of an exciting new implant for the treatment of full-thickness articular cartilage defects on the femoral condyle in the knee ...

Date 26/04/2012

http://www.kneearthroscopy.co.uk/services/specific-treatments/biopoly-resurfacing-impants


BOA Patient Liaison Group Statement: BUPA's introduction of Open Referral

In our view, there is no justification for the schism being driven … patients may well have to select a 'non-Bupa-tariff' doctor because any Bupa options are too inconvenient for the …  

Authors: Mike Kimmons Date: 06/01/2012 

http://www.boa.ac.uk/About/CEOBlog/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=115 


Best Practice for Primary Isolated Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction 

This document sets out a statement of best practice for primary isolated Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. It represents a consensus statement from the British Orthopaedic …  

Authors: Claire2, J Fairclough Date: 07/12/2011 

http://www.boa.ac.uk/Publications/Documents/ACLBestPractice.pdf