Mr Bhatnagar has been a consultant since 2015 and specialises in primary and revision hip and knee replacement surgery and knee arthroscopy (keyhole surgery).
After completing his initial training in India, Mr Bhatnagar carried out specialist orthopaedic training in the Northeast and obtained his FRCS (Tr.&Orth) from Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He was selected for the prestigious Cavendish Fellowship in primary and revision arthroplasty in Sheffield.
Mr Bhatnagar worked as a consultant in Bolton and Sunderland before joining Newcastle Hospitals.
Mr Bhatnagar has trauma interests in peri-prosthetic fractures and is the trust lead for fracture neck of femur. He is a trainer and educational supervisor for orthopaedic registrars and mentor for surgical care practitioners. He has a keen interest in research and is principal investigator for national multi-centre trials.
Bhatnagar has completed the BOA clinical leadership programme and is involved
in service improvement projects. He has introduced an enhanced recovery pathway
for patients with joint replacement to facilitate early mobilisation and return
to active lifestyle.
- Knee arthroscopy
- Total hip replacement
- Total knee replacement
- Revision arthroplasty
- Peri-prosthetic fracture
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Sharad Bhatnagar at Nuffield Health
- Knee replacement
- Hip replacement
- British Orthopaedic Association
- British Hip Society
- Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Other posts held
- Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon, Newcastle upon tyne hospitals, NHS foundation trust
Insurers Mr Sharad Bhatnagar works with
Mr Sharad Bhatnagar works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Mr Sharad Bhatnagar does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Sharad Bhatnagar does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr Sharad Bhatnagar does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.