Mr Amit Kumar

Qualifications

BSc(Hons), MBBS, FRCS Ed (Tr&Orth)

GMC number: 6076314

Practicing since: 2003

Specialties

Orthopaedic surgery

Consultation times

  • Monday evenings, 6-7pm
  • Alternate Friday mornings 10-12pm
  • Overview

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About

Mr Kumar is currently a Consultant at Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and a member of the Greater Manchester and Oswestry Sarcoma Service (GMOSS). He has been a Consultant since 2016. Mr Kumar performs hip and knee replacements along with knee arthroscopy for meniscal and cartilage conditions. His specialist interest is in musculoskeletal oncology in particular soft tissue sarcomas.

He first qualified at the Royal Free and University College London medical school in 2003 and undertook early surgical training here in the North West. His specialist post-graduate training in Trauma & Orthopaedics was in the East Midlands (South) T&O rotation.

Mr Kumar subsequently completed fellowships in lower limb arthroplasty and sarcoma in Leicester, Nottingham and Wrightington hospitals.

Other medical interests include teaching and training along with research in arthroplasty and sarcoma.

Other interests

  • Cartilage and Meniscal injury
  • One Stop Knee Clinic
  • One Stop Sarcoma Clinic

Personal interests

Mr Kumar is a keen cricket and hockey player. He enjoys travelling, teaching and getting involved in local charity events.

Languages spoken

English, Punjabi, Hindi

Locations Mr Amit Kumar works with

Related experience

Research

Publications include Trends in Hip Arthroplasty in young adults, Management of Skeletal Metastases, Earlier Detection of Sarcomas, Conservative Management for Achilles Ruptures.

Memberships

  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee
  • British Hip Society
  • British Orthopaedic Oncology Society
  • British Sarcoma Group
  • Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh)

Other post held

  • Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust / Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Insurers Mr Amit Kumar works with

Mr Amit Kumar works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)

Declaration

Mr Amit Kumar does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Amit Kumar does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Amit Kumar does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.