Mr Vikas Khanduja


MBBS, MRGS(G), MSc (Orth Eng), FRCS, FRCS (TrOrth)

GMC number: 4759377

Practicing since: 1997


Orthopaedic surgery

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  • Thursday 19:00 - 21:00
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Vikas Khanduja is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in both the arthroplasty and sports surgery aspects of Hip and Knee surgery and has a particular interest in arthroscopic surgery of the Hip and the Knee. He holds a full-time Consultant position in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery based at Addenbrooke's ‐ Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust. He is also the co-founder of The London Hip Arthroscopy Centre based at the Wellington Hospital in London.

He qualified as a Doctor in 1997. He then obtained his Basic Surgical Training in London. Following this he received his Higher Surgical Training in Trauma and Orthopaedics on the North Thames circuit (Royal London Hospital Rotation) in London, gaining the FRCS (Orth) in 2005. Subsequently, he undertook his sub-speciality training fellowships in Knee and Hip surgery with eminent surgeons in the field in London (Mr GSE Dowd) and Cambridge (Mr RN Villar) and then went to Prof. Ganz in Zurich and Prof. Salvati at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York to further refine his surgical techniques in Hip Surgery.

Following his appointment in Addenbrooke’s, he has been instrumental in establishing the tertiary Young Adult Hip Service in Cambridge. He has performed over 1000 hip arthroscopies and hip preservation procedures.

Mr Khanduja performs the following treatments at Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital:

Special interests

  • Hip Surgery – Preservation, Arthroscopy and Joint Replacement, treatment for hip impingement
  • Knee Surgery – Arthroscopy, Ligament Reconstruction and Joint Replacement
  • Sports Surgery

Other interests

Mr Khanduja is the Director of the MCh (Orth) programme at the Anglia Ruskin University.

He convenes the Orthopaedic Basic Science Course, Hip Arthroscopy and Hip Arthroplasty and Knee Sports Injury and Knee Arthroplasty cadaver courses in Cambridge annually. 

He is the Associate Editor to the Bone and Joint Journal, formerly the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (Br), and the Open Access Journal of Sports Surgery and reviews for many scientific Orthopaedic journals. 

Personal interests

Cricket, Squash. Travelling and spending time with his family.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Vikas Khanduja at Nuffield Health

  • Knee replacement revision
  • Knee replacement
  • Arthroscopy
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Manipulation under anaesthesia (MUA)
  • Hip replacement
  • Hip arthroscopy
  • Arthroplasty

Locations Mr Vikas Khanduja works with

Related experience


Complementing his clinical practice, his research interests centre around Hip Arthroscopy and Femoroacetabular Impingement and the effect of surgical intervention on the outcome of this condition. He is also the Research Lead for Clinical Trials in Elective Orthopaedics in Cambridge.

He writes and lectures extensively and has published over 60 peer‐reviewed articles, 2 books and is on the Faculty for many National and International courses and meetings teaching arthroplasty and arthroscopic techniques in knee and hip surgery. Mr Khanduja is the recipient of the prestigious American and British Hip Society Fellowship in 2011, the Arnott Medal presented by the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2013 and the Insall Fellowship presented by the American Knee Society and Insall Foundation in 2014. 


  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee
  • British Orthopaedic Sports Trauma Association
  • British Hip Society
  • Cambridge Medical Society
  • British Editorial Society

Other posts held

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Addenbrooke’s Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Insurers Mr Vikas Khanduja works with

Mr Vikas Khanduja works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA
  • Benenden Health
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • Universal Provident


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

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

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