Mr Kash Akhtar - OSD Healthcare
Contact Us
Urgent or Life Threatening Conditions

Please note that for any urgent or life-threatening conditions, we always recommend that you should call 999 or go to your nearest emergency department immediately. We are usually able to provide face to face or remote appointments with our GP’s within 24 hours. Please contact 01442 331 900 to book an appointment.

Mr Kash Akhtar

Consultant Orthopaedic Knee Specialist
MBBS, BSc, MRCS, MEd, MD, FRSA, FRCS (Tr & Orth)
Specialises in:
  • Non-surgical treatments
  • Knee injuries
  • Knee pain
  • ACL reconstruction
  • Ligament injuries
  • Meniscus repair
  • Cartilage regeneration
  • Knee preservation
  • Patella dislocations
  • Partial knee replacement

Professional profile

Mr Kash Akhtar is a London Teaching Hospital Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Associate Professor specialising in knee injuries and treatments. He studied at Imperial College, graduating with a Distinction in Surgery and after completing his higher specialist training in Trauma & Orthopaedics, he undertook a subspecialty fellowship in knee surgery (sports injuries, trauma and joint replacement) at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford. He was subsequently awarded the Winston Churchill Fellowship and spent 6 months in international centres of orthopaedic excellence across the U.S. He has given over 100 international presentations and has received multiple prizes and awards.

Mr Akhtar has been a Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon at Barts Health NHS Trust since 2014, one of the busiest hospitals in the U.K., which receives complex tertiary referrals from a broad area. He has particular expertise in sports injuries, arthroscopic knee surgery, meniscal surgery/repair, cartilage injuries, knee ligament reconstruction, realignment surgery, partial and total knee replacement.

Mr Akhtar is an Associate Professor (Reader) in Orthopaedic Surgery & Surgical Education at Barts and the London School of Medicine, QMUL where he is the Course Director for the International Masters in Orthopaedic Trauma Science.

He has a passion for teaching and training the next generation of surgeons and holds two higher degrees in medical education, as well as a fellowship in this field. He is the Training Programme Director for the Royal London Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery Rotation and an Honorary Senior Fellow at the University of Melbourne. He also sits on the Specialist Advisory Committee (SAC) and is a member of the Executive Committee for the British Association for Surgery of the Knee (BASK).

He is a founder of orthohub and hosts the award-winning orthohub see one / do one podcast that has been downloaded in over 135 countries.

Additional information

Get in touch

Skip to content