Mr Raghbir Khakha

Qualifications

FRCS , MBBS, MSc

GMC number: 6148323

Practicing since: 2006

Specialties

Orthopaedic surgery

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About

Mr Khakha is a fellowship trained specialist trauma and orthopaedic knee surgeon. His surgical expertise revolves around all aspects of knee problems including trauma, sports injuries, arthritis and joint preservation surgery.

Mr Khakha’s NHS practice is based in a Central London Teaching Hospital at Guy’s and St Thomas’. He has been in consultant practice since 2017 with a passion for joint preservation techniques, having learnt from leading experts from around the world utilising innovative and cutting edge techniques, 


His philosophy is based on joint preservation surgery, where he routinely performs ligament repairs and reconstructions, meniscal repairs and osteotomy surgery. He regularly accepts referrals from other orthopaedic centres to manage complex primary and revision knee reconstructive surgery.

Mr Khakha regularly publishes in peer-reviewed journals, having co-authored over 25 publications, book chapters and consensus documents used internationally. He is currently sits on the osteotomy committee for the European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy. He is the deputy training programme director for the Orthopaedic Training Programme in South London. 

Following his successful completion of fellowship in the US at Massachusetts General Hospital in trauma surgery and knee fellowship at North Hampshire Hospitals, Mr Khakha embarked on his consultant career at Guy’s and St Thomas’. Prior to this, he trained on the prestigious South East London Training Rotation, for which he is now the lead for knee surgery teaching and involved with managing surgeons in training. He has a passion for education, training and research and regularly speaks at international and national meetings on modern minimally invasive knee surgical techniques.


Mr Khakha completed his medical degree at St Georges University Hospital in 2006. He was awarded a BSc with honours at University College London in Orthopaedics and went to complete a Masters in the same field at the University of Brighton. He is an honorary senior lecturer at King’s College London and oversees surgical fellows looking to refine their skills in knee surgery.

Special interests

  • Knee

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Raghbir Khakha at Nuffield Health

  • Osteotomy
  • Knee replacement revision
  • Knee surgery (ACL repair)
  • Platelet Rich Plasma Treatment (PRP)
  • Cartilage resurfacing
  • Joint resurfacing
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Manipulation under anaesthesia (MUA)
  • Chondroplasty
  • Tibial osteotomy
  • Patellofemoral joint replacement
  • Meniscectomy for meniscus tear
  • PCL reconstruction

Locations Mr Raghbir Khakha works with

Related experience

Research

Mr Khakha regularly publishes in peer-reviewed journals, having co-authored over 25 publications, book chapters and consensus documents used internationally. He is currently sits on the osteotomy committee for the European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy. He is the deputy training programme director for the Orthopaedic Training Programme in South London. Mr Khakha is a joint course director for the largest joint preservation meeting in the UK together with Professor Adrian Wilson, with whom he operates regularly. He is a guest speaker to multiple national and international meetings.

Memberships

  • BASK
  • ESSKA

Insurers Mr Raghbir Khakha works with

Mr Raghbir Khakha works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA
  • Healix Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Bupa

Declaration

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

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

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