Chelsfield Park Hospital 01689 877855 Blackheath Hospital 020 8003 6148 King Edward VII Hospital 02074674344

Your conditions

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My procedures

Hip replacements

A hip replacement can give you a new lease of life. Find out how this procedure could help you

About me

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 Please contact his secretary Alison Hagerty
on 07988 642988, for an appointment

With increasing specialisation in Sports and Orthopaedic surgery it is impossible to keep up to date with all aspects of the field.

My areas of expertise are:
– Knee surgery
– Hip surgery
– Shoulder surgery
– Sports injuries

I have done fellowships to train specifically in all aspects of these joints, have clinical experience at Consultant level of over 23 years honing my skills and made relentless efforts to keep up to date, to ensure I offer the best treatment for my patients, which is up to date. 

About me

Mr Rao is an expert in Knee replacement, Knee arthroscopy, ACL reconstruction, Hip replacement, Hip arthroscopy and Shoulder arthroscopy and management of Sports Injuries.

Your conditions

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I will eternally be grateful to you for giving me my future back 

Mrs N

The surgery has gone magnificently. I am now well on the road to full recovery. I consider myself very fortunate to having you for my surgeon.


I have made a complete recovery. I have been able to rejoin a walking group, play badminton and run for a bus!


Thank you for the excellent surgery you performed on my knee. Many thanks for improving the quality of my life, pain free and able to walk. You’re a brilliant surgeon.



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