Address: The Lodge, Benslow Lane, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG4 9QZ
bone operations, knee operations, orthopaedic surgeon
About Us The Hertfordshire Orthopaedic Centre is a group of orthopaedic surgeons working together to provide private services from the Pinehill Hospital in Hitchin and the Spire Harpenden Hospital. We offer expert orthopaedic services using cutting edge surgical techniques. The team at HOC is firmly committed to delivering the highest quality of care at all stages of investigation and treatment.
Our Orthopaedic Surgeons
Mr David Powles specialises in the surgical and non-surgical treatment of knee problems.
Mr Hugh Dorrell specialises in shoulder surgery but continues his interest in hip and knee surgery and sports injuries.
Mr Phil Kerr specialises in sports injuries, arthroscopic surgery and hip and knee replacement.
Mr Minhal Chatoo specialises in knee problems ranging from sports injuries to arthritis but continues his interest in hip, foot and ankle surgery.
Mr Fred Schreuder is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon with a specialist interest in hand surgery.
Mr Nick de Roeck specialises in the treatment of sports hip problems such as femoro-acetabular impingement, hip surgery and knee surgery.
Mr Adam Rumian in complex shoulder and elbow surgery.
Our Services By working in partnership we provide a high level of orthopaedic care to patients and high quality service to GPs and other healthcare professionals. Patients requiring orthopaedic treatment can be referred directly to either of our clinics at Pinehill Hospital and Spire Harpenden Hospital. Patients will be promptly seen, their condition diagnosed and treatment arranged. We are proud to offer a comprehensive orthopaedic service, pooling expertise, shorter waiting times for private appointments and easy access through our fulltime practice staff, rapid access to MRI, ultrasound scanning and x-ray at both the Pinehill and Spire Harpenden hospitals, on site physiotherapy, cutting edge surgical techniques, clinical audit of all operative cases.
Shoulder and Elbow
The Hertfordshire Orthopaedic Centre specialises in the following shoulder & elbow conditions and procedures:
Acromioclavicular joint injuries. Frozen Shoulder, Instability of the Shoulder or Elbow, Rotator Cuff Problems, Shoulder Dislocations, Shoulder Osteoarthritis, Shoulder Replacement, Shoulder Resurfacing, Subacromial Impingement, Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery, Arthroscopic Subacromial Decompression, Tendonitis and Tennis Elbow.
Hand The Hertfordshire Orthopaedic Centre specialises in the following hand conditions and procedures: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Trigger Finger, Dupuytren's Contracture, De Quervains, Ganglion Cysts, Mallet Finger, Scaphoid Fractures, Tendon and Nerve Conditions, Hand and Wrist Arthritis, Joint replacements in the hand, Cubital Tunnel Syndrome and TFCC injuries.
Hip The Hertfordshire Orthopaedic Centre specialises in the following hip conditions and procedures: CT Planned Hip Replacement, Custom Made Hip Replacement, Total Hip Replacement, Revision Hip Replacement, Femoro-Acetabular, Impingement, Hip Dysplasia, Hip Resurfacing, Hip Pain and Osteoarthritis of the Hip.
Knee The Hertfordshire Orthopaedic Centre specialises in the following knee conditions and procedures: Total Knee Replacement, Unicompartmental Knee Replacement, Revision Knee Replacement, Arthroscopic and Open ACL, Reconstruction, Cartilage and Ligament Injuries, Arthroscopic Meniscal Repair, Microfracture, Anterior Knee Pain, Osteoarthritis of the Knee and Patella instability.
Foot and Ankle
The Hertfordshire Orthopaedic Centre specialises in the following foot and ankle conditions and procedures:
Ankle Injuries. Achilles Tendon Problems, Bunions, Claw and Hammer Toe, Planter Fasciitis, Morton's Neuroma, Ingrown, Toenail and Osteoarthritis.
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Saturday to Sunday