Mr Simon Hislop

Consultant Orthopaedic Hip and Knee Surgeon

MBBS MSc(Oxon) FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Simon is a Consultant Hip and Knee Surgeon practising at Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust, and the Lister Hospital, Chelsea. His high volume specialist practice encompasses primary and revision hip and knee replacement surgery, arthroscopic knee surgery, and lower limb trauma. He has a reputation as a thorough, meticulous, and skilled surgeon who always put patients first, providing tailored treatment plans for a high quality patient journey.


Hip and knee replacement surgery including complex primary and revision cases. Unicompartmental knee replacement including day-case procedures. Athroscopic (keyhole) knee surgery. Lower limb trauma surgery.


  • Central London Teaching Hospital Consultant
  • Dedicated hip and knee practice
  • Double fellowship trained in hip/knee surgery and major trauma


  • Qualifications: MBBS BSc MSc(Oxon) FRCS(Tr&Orth)
  • Simon read medicine in London at Imperial College and then completed basic surgical training in central and West London
  • Simon completed an MSc by research in Musculoskeletal Science at Oxford University, working with Professor Andy Carr at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre
  • He is double fellowship trained, having spent a year at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford doing hip and knee arthroplasty. He then undertook a fellowship in pelvic and acetabular surgery and major trauma, with hip and knee arthoplasty at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto. 

Simon has full rowing Blue from Oxford University. 


  • Simon has published throughout his career, with a particular focus on periprosthetic infection, and hip surgery.
  • He is a tutor for medical student at Imperial College School of medicine.
  • Simon is a Training Programme Director for the surgical SHO training programme at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital.


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What some of our patients say

Mrs EL

Thank you for taking great care of me throughout the whole operation process! My recovery has been much faster than anticipated and I am pain free after such a long time!