Mr Sandeep Hemmadi

Qualifications

MBBS MS (Orth), FRCS Royal College of physicians and Surgeons Glasgow 1996, FRCS (Tr &) Intercollegiate Board 1997

GMC number: 4277051

Practicing since: 1989

Specialties

Orthopaedic surgery

Consultation times

  • Weekly clinics at The Cardiff Bay and Vale Hospitals
  • Overview

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02920 836754 (Secretary) 01443 449251(Bookings)

About

Sandeep Hemmadi is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, He is a specialist in Adult Foot and Ankle Surgery and Childrens Orthopaedic Surgery. He has been a Consultant Surgeon for almost 20 years.

Sandeep works with Specialist Musculoskeletal Radiologists to offer his patients the most appropriate imaging to help make an accurate diagnosis. He also works with a team of experienced podiatrists and physiotherapists to achieve optimal post operative rehabilitation. Experience has taught him that patients really appreciate the time spent in explaining their problems to them using drawings, slides, videos and models so that they can make an informed choice regarding their own management.

Sandeep has successfully treated foot and ankle problems both conservatively and surgically in elite track and field athletes. He has also treated sportsmen from Cardiff City Football Club, Glamorgan Cricket Club and the Welsh Badminton Union.

In 1999 he was appointed as a Consultant to the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff. This is a large teaching hospital and tertiary referral centre in the Capital City of Wales. He is also an Honorary Clinical tutor at The Welsh National School of Medicine. He obtained his Medical degree from Bombay University in 1999 and went on to do his postgraduate degree in Trauma and Orthopaedics at the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital.

He then worked as a Senior Lecturer there gaining extensive surgical experience in managing complex trauma and performing Children’s Orthopaedic Surgery. He then underwent further Higher Surgical Training for 6 years on the All Wales training Programme. He obtained his FRCS from Glasgow and the FRCS (Tr&Orth) from the intercollegiate Board in Edinburgh.

He completed his CCST in 1999. He did his Fellowship at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto Canada where he further improved his surgical skills and decision making before returning to a Consultant job in Cardiff.


Other interests

Surgical correction of bunions using the Scarf procedure, Ankle arthroscopies (key hole surgery), Ankle replacements, Lateral ligament reconstructions of the Ankle, Corrective surgery for Flat foot.

Ankle surgery; Foot surgery; Trauma; Paediatric orthopaedics ; Arthroscopy; Rheumatoid arthritis; Ligament reconstruction; Inflammatory joint disorders; Cartilage repair; Bone grafts; Toenails; Congenital deformity; Forefoot reconstruction; Arthroplasty; Deformity correction; Joint injection; Ankle pain; Foot pain; Football injuries; Rugby injuries; squash injuries; tennis injuries; Joint disorders; Ankle surgery; Joint hypermobility; Joint pain; Nerve compression; Stress fractures; Hallux valgus ; Bunion;Bone; Hallux rigidus; Arthritis; Sports injuries ; Achilles tendon ruptures.

Personal interests

Enjoys playing Badminton and Cricket

Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Sandeep Hemmadi at Nuffield Health

  • Toe surgery
  • Midfoot osteotomy
  • Bunion surgery (bunionectomy)
  • Achilles repair or reconstruction
  • Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT)
  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Ankle fusion
  • Ankle ligament repair
  • Ankle replacement

Locations Mr Sandeep Hemmadi works with

Related experience

Research

Sandeep is a member of the faculty on MSc Course in Bioengineering at Cardiff University. He regularly teaches on the National surgical training programme for orthopaedics trainees. He is on the faculty of the International Graf course for ultrasound scanning of baby hips.

Over the years he has published in various National and International medical journals. He is a member of the British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society and the British Society for children's orthopaedic surgery.

Memberships

  • Trauma and Orthopaedics, 1999

Other post held

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospital of Wales
  • Honorary Clinical Tutor, Welsh National School of Medicine
  • Honorary Orthopaedic Surgeon to the Welsh Badminton Union

Insurers Mr Sandeep Hemmadi works with

Mr Sandeep Hemmadi works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Bupa Global
  • Benenden Health
  • Cigna
  • Cigna International
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Aviva Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA

Declaration

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

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

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