Excellence in Hip, Knee & Sports Injury Care
Excellence for us is a habit, not an act. Find out about our uncommon level of expertise and care.
We diagnose your problem quickly and accurately, discuss all treatment options, both non-surgical and surgical and get you back on track.
Manoj Sood is a leading Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon nominated as a top doctor by his peers. He specialises in the treatment of all Hip and Knee problems and sports injuries. He is an expert in knee and hip arthroscopy and in hip and knee joint replacement surgery. He practices joint preservation techniques wherever possible, to help avoid or delay the need for joint replacement. He also has a referral practice dealing with complex cases and failed joint replacements where revision or"re-do" surgery is required. He treats all Sports Injuries and has a particular interest in Tendinopathy treatment.
As a practice we are committed to delivering the highest quality of care to all our patients at all times and are delighted that this is regularly reflected in our patient feedback.
If you have any questions or would like to arrange a consultation in London, Bedfordshire or Hertfordshire please contact us.
Mr Sood takes time with patients to carefully diagnose issues, not just working within “usual” circumstances. Symptoms, causes and remedies are explored, explained and potential remedies considered. Mr Sood, despite apparent expertise and knowledge can… Read more “Takes time with patients to carefully diagnose issues”
I am a fitness instructor and my life and work were severely affected when I developed arthritis of both hips. I had severe stiffness and pain. I was very worried about how successful hip replacement… Read more “Excellent job…a brilliant surgeon”
I was suffering with a cartilage tear in my right knee causing limping and affecting mobility in walking. Appointments were arranged efficiently and consultations took place at a convenient time and place. I found the… Read more “Operation was a success”
I became a patient of Mr Sood in January 2012 after developing an Achilles tendon problem that had failed to heal after 12 months of physiotherapy treatment. I had been unable to run or participate… Read more “Delighted with treatment”
Although I was naturally apprehensive on learning I needed a new hip, this was dispelled after a positive consultation with Mr Sood. The operation was a great success and I am once again partaking in all… Read more “Operation and aftercare first class”
I was suffering from knee pain. I was unable to do sport or even run without pain. Work and everyday jobs were a struggle. I have been extremely impressed by the whole process from the… Read more “I don’t think that I have ever dealt with a better medical professional”
I was suffering from left hip arthritis. This was very painful and limited walking, gardening and other daily activities. I was very satisfied with the care that I received and well looked after. Mr Sood… Read more “Caring and capable surgeon”
My only regret is that I wished that I had gone to see Mr Sood sooner. After my operation to repair a torn meniscus and cruciate ligament I could not believe how much better I… Read more “No hesitation in recommending to others”
I was unable to play tennis, walk long distances or feel secure skiing – all activities I had previously enjoyed. When tired I was limping. Ultrasound treatment was prescribed by my GP but was ineffective.… Read more “Very satisfied with the treatment and aftercare”
I would like to express my sincere gratitude for the professional and caring treatment that I received from the Specialist Hip & Knee Surgery team following an accident that I had, resulting in a serious… Read more “Very satisfied with results”
I was suffering from arthritis and was absolutely dreading the thought of a hip replacement and despite pressure from my caring family kept putting it off. Finally when the physio warned me that hips could… Read more “Amazing skill and care”
Before my knee replacement operation I had a problem bending my knee because it had stiffened through arthritis which was also making me walk bow-legged. It was painful and difficult to do general chores like… Read more “Walking straight-legged and pain-free!”
For some years I could not run anymore and any impact on my right knee was very painful. Mr Sood diagnosed a tear in my meniscus, fixed it and the result is astounding. Recovery was… Read more “Operation a 100% success”
I have had the good fortune to have been treated by Mr Sood over a period of several years during which he carried out both a hip replacement and a knee replacement. During this time… Read more “The go-to Specialist… excellent”
Dear Mr Sood, Thank you. Your professional and considerate manner made it easier for me to manage the apprehension that I felt in the build up to my operation. I felt reassured knowing that you… Read more “Professional and considerate”
I had pain and clicking when my knee was in certain positions eg. sitting with legs crossed. I couldn’t do certain activities and sports that I enjoy. I felt well looked after and was pleased… Read more “Full recovery very quickly”
I had an arthritic knee that was extremely painful and severely limited the amount of activity that I could undertake. Even simple things like shopping were a challenge. Walking up and down stairs was difficult.… Read more “Thoroughly professional, pleasant and reassuring”
Mr Sood handled my ACL reconstruction. He is totally amazing and I would recommend him without hesitation. He is the EXPERT in his area and I have returned to my normal activities soon after surgery… Read more “Recommend without hesitation”
I ruptured my ACL and could not do any sport. The knee was moderately painful to walk on. Mr Sood was very efficient and clear every time I spoke to him. I had multiple consultations… Read more “Efficient and clear. I felt happy throughout”
I really just wanted to say, yet again, a huge “thank you” – well, for everything. For operating when the NHS kept pushing me back, for being straight with me, for being an utterly brilliant… Read more “A huge thank you, for everything”
I was suffering from painful knees due to arthritis which was very restrictive in my life and with my daily life. I am very happy with the treatment that I received. Everything was explained in… Read more “Recommend to others”
It is 10 years since you operated on my right hip and I would like to express my sincere thanks for the ten years of improved quality of life I have had. I have had… Read more “Ten years of improved quality of life (and counting!)”
I damaged my meniscus cartilage and had discomfort during running and sport. I ended up hobbling over the finish line in the Cambridge half marathon. Mr Sood had carried out a successful ACL reconstruction for… Read more “Very professional and organised”
My left knee was deformed due to osteoarthritis. I was unable to straighten my leg and the knee was swollen. I was still able to walk but my knee ached constantly and it was very… Read more “Highly Competent, Extremely Skilled”
I would like to say how much I appreciated the informative guidance I received from Mr Sood during the initial consultation for my knee problem, and the care from him and the team at all… Read more “Nothing but praise for results achieved”
I have had two knee replacements, the first in November 2009 and the second in November 2011. My recovery from the first operation was trouble free so I had no qualms having the other knee… Read more “Complete faith in Mr Sood”
My mobility was painful and restricted because of a cartilage tear and inflammation. Mr Sood provided a quick and accurate assessment of my condition and confirmed the extent of the problem with an MRI scan. … Read more “Excellent service, would certainly recommend”
My knee was locking because of a torn cartilage and I was unable to walk or work without crutches. I found Mr Sood to be very professional, yet welcoming and willing to listen and act… Read more “Brilliant, very approachable and very caring”
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