Mr Krissen Chettiar

Orthopaedic Surgery, Sport Medicine

Treatments available at KIMS Hospital

NHS Practices

Dartford & Gravesham NHS Trust

Professional Profile

Mr Krissen Chettiar is a Consultant Orthopaedic surgeon at Darent Valley Hospital and Queen Mary’s Hospital in Sidcup. He specialises in lower limb surgery and trauma reconstruction. His main interest is hip and knee replacement and revision surgery. He also has an interest in young adult hip pathology, trauma and enhanced recovery surgery and rehabilitation.

He qualified from St Mary’s Hospital, Imperial College London, graduating in 2000. He also has a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience and a Masters in Medical Law and Ethics He has published in numerous peer-reviewed journals and presented his research both nationally and internationally.

He has also completed three Orthopaedic Fellowships. Two in joint reconstruction, revision arthroplasty and young adult hip pathology at Frimley Park Hospital and in Calgary Canada, and a trauma fellowship at the University of Calgary in Canada.

Special Interests

  • Hip surgery
  • Knee surgery
  • Hip arthroscopy
  • Knee arthroscopy and menisectomy
  • Revision hip surgery
  • Revision knee surgery
  • Forefoot surgery
  • Enhanced recovery and rehabilitation
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FRCS(Tr & Orth), MA Medical Law and Ethics, BSc (Hons) Neuroscience, MBBS

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