Knee surgery

Centre of excellence for knee surgery

Circle hospitals are ranked in the top ten hospitals in the country for orthopaedic surgery.

Our knee units bring together some of the most experienced, leading consultant knee surgeons in the UK, offering you the very best care. With advanced diagnostic equipment on-site and specialist consultant radiologists, we can provide a rapid diagnosis so that you can get better quickly.

The aim is to return you to full mobility so you can enjoy life to its maximum. Whether you are an elite athlete or simply wish to return to gardening, walking comfortably and playing with your grandchildren, we have a solution for you.

Immediate access

You can book your private appointment direct with the knee consultant’s secretary and we will contact your GP for a referral.

Advanced diagnostics

With some of the most advanced diagnostic equipment and a specialist consultant radiologist on-site we can provide a rapid diagnosis service for private patients.

Advanced diagnostics reduces injury risk and provides the basis for optimum recovery.

At Circle Bath Hospital, the sports medicine doctor is the Area Medical Officer for the 2015 Rugby World Cup, match day doctor for the Olympic stadium in London and Lead Practitioner for Sports Medicine at Bath Rugby. Sports science is essential in the screening, assessment, treatment, management and prevention of injuries.

Latest surgical techniques

An increase in sporting related injuries to the knee has resulted in rapid technological advances in the way knee ligament and meniscal injuries are managed, ensuring in an earlier return to functionality through excellent rehabilitation techniques. Our knee specialists use innovative surgical techniques for the management of these injuries.

Insured and self-pay treatment

Our Knee Units provides fast access for private patients and is fully recognised by health insurers. Many patients pay for their own treatment directly.


Download our knee replacement patient information booklet.