Dr. R. Basu. F.R.C.S. (Edinburgh), MRCH, M Ch, M.B.B.S.


A premier Surgeon with more than 12 years experience, Dr. Basu has performed on average 4 Hip replacement and Knee Replacement Surgeries per week in the United Kingdom as a Consultant Surgeon to the National Health Service (N.H.S.) from 1999 to 2004. Depending on suitability determined by him, Hip Resurfacing was also performed. In India, Dr. Basu has performed about 5 Hip/Knee Replacement Surgeries per week from 2004 onwards.

Practice in the United Kingdom.

The Hospitals in the U.K. where Dr. Basu practised with the N.H.S. are:

  • Royal Wolverhampton Hospital, Wolverhampton, UK
  • West Suffolk Hospital, Bury St Edmunds, UK
  • Ninewells Hospital & Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
  • Barnet & Chase Farm Hospital, North London

Training in the U.K.

Dr. Basu trained in the UK under renowned Orthopedic Surgeons.

  • Mr Eric Isbister (Wolverhampton, UK)
  • Mr Matthew Porteous (Bury St Edmunds, West Suffolk, UK)
  • Prof David Rowley (Dundee, Scotland)
  • Mr Pinak Ray & Mr Rajeev Bajekal (Barnet, North London)

Follow up Rate

Dr. Basu's follow up rate is very good with no major complications.

Dr.R Chatterjee D.Orth, M.S(Orth), D.N.B(Orth), F.R.C.S. (Glasgow) Permanent General Medical Council (U.K.) Registration F.R.C.S. (Glasgow) Nov. 1997


Royal College of Physicians of Glasgow

14 Years experience in Orthopedics, Orthopedic Surgery.

UK Experience from 1996 to 2001: Feb 97 to Dec 01: Birmingham Heartlands & Solihull Hospital, Birmingham. Feb 96 to Jan 97: George Eliot Hospital, Nuneaton, Warwicks.

The number of Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement operations done in the UK is about 200 per year, total about 1200 operations done in the U.K. in six years. In India, Hip and Knee Replacement surgeries done is about 4 per week from 2001.

Professional Referees:

Mr. S. BROOKS, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Birmingham Heartlands and Solihull Hospital.

Mr. J. Ramos, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Birmingham Heartlands and Solihull Hospital

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