Consultant orthopaedic hip Surgeon

BSc(Hons) BM PhD FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Simon is a Consultant Hip Surgeon practising at the world-renowned Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, London; The Lister Hospital, Chelsea and King Edward VIIs Hospital, Marylebone. He has a particular interest in the hip joint and has developed a large practice treating hip problems in adults of all ages. His philosophy is to achieve the best possible outcomes for patients which involves engaging patients in the decision-making process about their treatment and utilising non-operative techniques, where possible. Should surgery be required, Simon performs any procedure with care, planning and precision.


Hip arthritis, Sports hip injuries, Femoroacetabular impingement surgery, Hip arthroscopy, Hip dysplasia surgery, Tendon injuries around the hip. Minimally invasive hip replacement, Robotic assisted hip replacement, Revision hip replacement, Hip injection.


  • Consultant Orthopaedic Hip Surgeon at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, London (Ranked as the top UK Orthopaedic Hospital by Newsweek 2024)
  • Performs in excess of 300 hip procedures each year including arthroscopy (keyhole), bone realignment and replacements.
  • Highly experienced in the use of a wide variety of hip replacement implants and techniques including minimally invasive posterior approach, anterior approach surgery and robotic assisted surgery.
  • High volume adolescent/young adult/sports hip practice.


  • Qualifications: BSc(Hons) BM PhD FRCS(Tr&Orth)
  • Hip Dysplasia Surgery Fellowship, Guy’s Hospital, London
  • Hip and Knee Fellowship, Oxford
  • Hip Fellowship, Bournemouth
  • Northwest London Orthopaedic Training Programme.
  • NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow


  • Honorary researcher positions at the University of Oxford, Imperial College London and Bournemouth University.
  • Published and presented extensively on hip and knee problems both in the UK and abroad.
  • Specialist reviewer for Hip International and British Medical Journal.
  • Current research projects include development of new hip and knee implants, patient specific guides for hip surgery, minimally invasive approaches for hip surgery, stem cell therapy for early hip arthritis, simulator based surgical training for knee replacement.


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What some of our patients say

Mrs MA

Thank you for taking care of me. You went above and beyond and I am so touched and grateful. My knee feels fine now