Mr C Senthil Kumar


FRCS (Glas), FRCS (Tr & Orth)

GMC number: 3636596

Practicing since: 1986


Orthopaedic surgery

Consultation times

  • Weekly Thursday AM
  • Overview

Or call us on

0800 616267

Treatments and tests offered by Mr C Senthil Kumar at Nuffield Health

  • Toe surgery
  • Ingrown toenail (and ingrown toenail surgery)
  • Arthroscopy
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT)
  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Fusion of big toe
  • Ankle fusion
  • Ankle ligament repair
  • Toe joint fusion
  • Cheilectomy
  • Ankle replacement
  • Flat foot correction

Locations Mr C Senthil Kumar works with

Related experience


Research interests include: Treatment of all foot and ankle related problems, especially ankle replacement, ankle arthroscopy (keyhole surgery) and treatment of ligament and tendon injuries around the ankle.

Research papers (since 2004) include:

  1. "Supracondylar Femoral Nail in the management of non-union of humeral shaft fractures."; Injury; 2004 May; 35 (5): 523-7; Bajaj SK, Mohan NR, Kumar CS.
  2. "Nerve blocks in foot and ankle surgery."; Foot and Ankle Surgery, Volume 10, Issue 1, 2004, Pages 1-3; V. Dhukaram and C. Senthil Kumar
  3. "Long-Term Results of the Modified Hoffman Procedure in the Rheumatoid Forefoot."; S. Thomas, A.W.G. Kinninmonth, and C. Senthil Kumar; J. Bone Joint Surg. Am., Apr 2005; 87: 748 - 752.
  4. "Surgical treatment of hallux valgus—the current practice in Scotland."; R.J. Hamilton, A. Gray and C. Senthil Kumar; The Foot., Volume 15, Issue 2, Pages 65-67.
  5. "Acute crystal arthritis mimicking infection after total knee arthroplasty."; G Holt, C Vass and C S Kumar; BMJ 2005; 331: 1322-1323.
  6. "The Mitchell and scarf osteotomies for hallux valgus correction: a retrospective, comparative analysis using plantar pressures."; Dhukaram V, Hullin MG and Senthil Kumar C; J Foot Ankle Surg. 2006 Nov-Dec; 45 (6): 400-.


  • Full Member, British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • Overseas Member, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

Other post held

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon, Glasgow Royal Infirmary
  • Visiting Foot and Ankle Surgeon, Glasgow Sports Surgery Service at The National Stadium Sports Health &amp
  • Injury Clinic, Hampden, Glasgow

Insurers Mr C Senthil Kumar works with

Mr C Senthil Kumar works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Health-on-Line
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA


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

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

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