Leeds Hip and Knee Unit

Twelve Months

Yearly start date(s):


Supervising consultant(s):

Prof H Pandit, Mr V Veysi

Elective practice:

Primary THR, Revision THR, Mixed hip and knee arthroplasty

Appointment process

CV and Interview

Fellowship website address:


Number of Elective Clinics per week:


Number of Elective List per week:


Research activity / expectations:

Basic science and clinical research publications (min) 2 expected in 12 months

Trauma commitments:

Weekday trauma lists

Further details:


• Elective clinic consisting of new patients and follow-ups: primary and revision hip and knee arthroplasty
• Weekly elective theatre list consisting of primary and complex primary hip and knee arthroplasty
• Weekly elective theatre list comprising predominantly revision knee and hip arthroplasty
• Weekly trauma list with exposure to hip fractures, periprosthetic infection, periprosthetic fractures and general


• Parallel and stand-alone independent operating lists
• Training regional to do primary arthroplasty and general trauma
• Weekly MDT meetings for complex cases including infection and tumour
• Expected number of cases = 200 per year as first surgeon


• Large NIHR supported academic unit with links to University of Leeds
• Exposure to all forms of research including basic science, clinical research and RCTs
• Expected to publish at least 2 papers as first author


• Weekly organisation of arthroplasty MDT
• Postoperative ward patient care
• Theatre management
• Planning of complex cases


• Training and teaching
• Consultant interview training

Fellowship contact name:

Professor Hemant Pandit

Fellowship contact email: