Mr Senthil Kumar Velayudham

MBBS, MS, DNB, FRCS, FRCS (Tr &, Orth)

  • Specialities Orthopaedics
  • Telephone 01892 537 040
  • Year of first qualification 1992
  • Email
  • Languages spoken

    English, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil

  • GMC Number 4756635
  • Fax 01892 537 040


Mr Velayudham is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with special interest in hip surgery. He specialises in minimal invasive hip replacement and revision hip replacement for various conditions including hip impingement. He also provides a pelvic and acetabular reconstructions service at the Tunbridge Wells Hospital accepting referrals from the hospitals in the South East region.

Mr Velayudham carried out his post-graduate training in and around London on the South East Thames circuit. Specialty training includes fellowship in complex primary and revision hip replacement at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore and pelvic and acetabular fracture reconstructions at St George’s Hospital, London.

Mr Velayudham specialises in the following treatments at Nuffield Health Tunbridge Wells Hospital:

Hip replacement

Hip arthroscopy

Hip revision


  • Bi Monthly Wednesday or Thursday


Current posts

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Tunbridge Wells Hospital, Pembury


Other interests

  • Minimally invasive hip replacement
  • Resurfacing hip replacement
  • Revision hip replacement
  • Hip arthroscopy for labral pathology and hip impingement

Member of

  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Hip Society


Proximal Femoral Remodelling, Structural autograft for Acetabulum in THR, Pelvic and Acetabular Fractures.


Mr Senthil Kumar Velayudham works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

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

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

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