News in 2017

5 Ways to Strengthen your Knees for Running

​   If you love running, then you could understandably fear one day setting out on your usual running path only to feel your knees aching. However, contrary to popular belief, getting into the habit of running...

Date: 08/12/2017
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A Brief Guide to Common Knee Injuries

  The knee is an especially injury-prone part of the body. Many of us could recall situations where we have inadvertently injured a knee - though, fortunately, the problem was probably minor. Unsurprisingly,...

Date: 04/12/2017
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What to know when choosing an Orthopaedic clinic

Who wants to spend their precious spare time worrying about lingering health issues, such as joint pain or discomfort?  That is why it is essential to find an Orthopaedic clinic that is right for you, which...

Date: 25/09/2017
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Local Surgeons Riding for Friendship, Teamwork and Charity  (2nd from left - Mr Pinak Ray; 3rd from left - Mr Joyti Saksena; 4th from left - Mr Rajiv Bajekal; 2nd from right - Mr Simon Mellor; far right...

Date: 07/07/2017
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FAQ on Skin Cancer with Dr Kathy Taghipour

HOW COMMON IS SKIN CANCER? It is the most common group of cancers in the UK, with around 60,000 new cases in England and Wales each year – 20% of all cancer registrations. This figure has more than doubled in...

Date: 09/06/2017
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FAQ on Skin Checks with Dr Ben Esdaile

DO YOU JUST TREAT SKIN CANCER? No. Although my particular interest is skin cancer, I also deal with all skin issues.   WHAT CAUSES MELANOMA? It appears to be a combination of genetic and lifestyle factors...

Date: 24/05/2017
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FAQ on Eyelid Rejuvenation with Mr Konal Saha

What is Botox? Botox is a trade name for botulinum toxin. Botulinum toxin can be used to temporarily weaken the action of muscles. It has a number of uses to rejuvenate eyelids and can be used alone or in conjunction...

Date: 17/05/2017
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6 tips to keep in mind the day before a marathon

You have trained day in and day out for months, put in the time and pounded the pavement – now it is finally time to show what you have on race day!  Don’t let simple mistakes trample your big day…below...

Date: 21/04/2017
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FAQ on Tonsillectomy with Mr Paul Stimpson

Q: Am I suffering from tonsillitis? Tonsillitis causes sore throat and is associated with high temperature and pain when swallowing. You may also have ear ache, bad breath and notice white patches on the tonsils if...

Date: 03/03/2017
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Hip Arthroscopy Explained

If you have a hip problem, then Hip Arthroscopy may be a great way of identifying what is causing the pain without the need for complex surgery. It is used to take a closer look inside your joints, such as your knee...

Date: 01/02/2017
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