Mr Sanchit Mehendale


MBBS, MS (Ortho), FRCS (Tr &, Ortho)

GMC number: 5204968

Practising since: 1993


Orthopaedic surgery

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Mr Mehendale works as a Trauma and Orthopaedic Consultant at the University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust, with his special interests being primary and revision/replacement hip and knee surgery as well as prosthetic joint infections.

Mr Mehendale gained his primary medical qualification and completed his basic surgical training in India. Having then achieved a Masters in Orthopaedic Surgery, he came to the United Kingdom, to further advance his interest and training in arthroplasty surgery.

Mr Mehendale did his higher surgical training in the South West, which culminated in the prestigious Advanced Hip Arthroplasty Fellowship in Bristol. He has extensive experience in managing complex hip and knee problems and has a special interest in hip impingement surgery. He is trained in hip arthroscopy surgery and management of young adult hip problems.

He has an active interest in teaching and is regularly involved in teaching both undergraduates and postgraduates in Orthopaedics.

Personal interests

Mr Mehendale is a keen sportsman and has represented his college in various sports and has been the captain on the badminton team. He regularly plays badminton and table tennis and is a keen cricketer. He loves going cycling with his family and travelling in his spare time.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Sanchit Mehendale at Nuffield Health

  • Knee replacement
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Hip revision
  • Hip replacement
  • Hip resurfacing
  • Hip arthroscopy

Locations Mr Sanchit Mehendale works with

Related experience


Mr Mehendale pursues an active interest in research and has published especially in the field of revision hip replacement surgery including:

  1. K. Zahos, S. Mehendale, A. J. Ward, E. J. Smith, and M. Nichols, The 15° face-changing acetabular component for treatment of osteoarthritis secondary to developmental dysplasia of the hip; J Bone Joint Surg Br, February 2012 94-B:163-166
  2. Parry, M Whitehouse, S Mehendale et al, A comparison of the validity and reliability of established bone stock loss classification systems and the proposal of a novel classification system, Hip International, 2010; 20, 50-55
  3. S Mehendale, I D Learmonth, E Smith et al, Use of irradiated bone graft for impaction grafting in acetabular revision surgery, Hip International, 2009,19,114-119
  4. M Hassaballa, S Mehendale, I D Learmonth et al, Stem subsidence after femoral impaction grafting in revision hip surgery using irradiated bone, J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2009, Jan, 91(1):37-43
  5. S Nedungayil, S Mehendale, I D Learmonth et al, Femoral cementing techniques - Current trends in the United Kingdom, Annals of Royal College of Surgeons of England, 2006 Mar; 88(2):127-30


  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Medical Association
  • European Hip Society
  • Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh

Other posts held

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Bristol Royal Infirmary
  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Southmead Hospital

Insurers Mr Sanchit Mehendale works with

Mr Sanchit Mehendale works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • Bupa
  • Simplyhealth


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

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

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