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Mr Ben Lankester

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon



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Professional profile

Ben Lankester is a specialist knee surgeon at Circle Bath and has been a consultant since 2007. After training in Oxford, Bath and Bristol, he completed fellowship training in arthroscopic knee cartilage surgery, ligament reconstruction and all types of knee replacement surgery.

He has an active interest in teaching and research, and reviews articles for "The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery" and "The Knee".

Ben is regularly visited by surgeons from the UK and abroad to observe partial knee replacement surgery. He also teaches other surgeons on specialist knee surgery courses.

He is Honarary Secretary of the South West Orthopaedic Club.

Personal profile

He spends the majority of his spare time with his young family, and enjoys cycling, running, triathlon and occasional golf.

Current NHS or research position

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Yeovil District Hospital.

Year of first medical qualification


Special clinical interests

Arthroscopic (keyhole) knee surgery
Cruciate ligament reconstruction
Partial and total knee replacement
Patella (kneecap) stabilisation

Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies

British Association for Surgery of the Knee
British Orthopaedic Association
British Hip Society
British Trauma Society

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Six reasons you should get your treatment at Circle Nottingham – the Nottingham NHS Treatment Centre

No waiting lists: our all-inclusive prices for private treatment let you start your treatment when you need it

State-of-the art hospital: a comfortable, modern hospital, equipped with the latest technology

State-of-the art hospital: more like a five-star hotel than a hospital

Rated “outstanding” for surgery by the Care Quality Commission

Great menus created by a Michelin-trained chef

One-stop clinics for many of our treatments: you can often have your diagnostic tests on the same day as your initial consultation

The ‘caring’ of our staff was defined as ‘outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission

Trusted by elite sportsmen and women, including British Rowing

Stress-free welcome: our light and airy atrium provides a relaxing environment with free wifi.

Free 24-hour parking for family and friends – just one of the ways we try to make your stay as convenient as possible

Easy to get to: tram and buses stop outside and there’s ample parking

Nobody does it better: we aim to always give you the very best patient experience

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