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Mr Henry Atkinson is one of London's most reputable orthopaedic surgeons. He specialises in sports injuries of the lower limb, biological treatments, and hip, knee, foot and ankle reconstructive and replacement surgery. He practises at a number of prominent clinics around the capital such as the London Sports Orthopaedics. He is the Divisional Director for Surgery and Cancer Services at his NHS base, North Middlesex University Hospital, a partner to the Royal Free Hospital.

He gained his medical degree from the University of Edinburgh in 1998 before undertaking basic surgical training on the South-East of Scotland BST rotation, subsequently achieving membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2001. After becoming a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in trauma and orthopaedics in 2006, he completed his specialist trauma and orthopaedics training on the Imperial College North West Thames rotation in 2008. In addition to his training in the UK, Mr Atkinson has completed international fellowships in Toronto, Canada and Adelaide, Australia.

Outside of his clinic, Mr Atkinson is dedicated to passing on his expertise, serving as a visiting professor at Belgrade Medical School, assistant professor at St George's University and a lecturer at Queen Mary University London (QMUL).

He has been published on a wide range of topics and is a reviewer for a large number of prestigious journals such as The Knee and the World Journal of Orthopaedics.

Especialista en

Sports injuries

What are sports injuries? Competitive and non-competitive sports injuries are injuries that occur in athletic activities or whilst exercising. ...

Knee cartilage replacement

What is knee cartilage replacement? Knee cartilage replacement involves the replacement of parts of the cartilage that have been damaged as a r...

Foot and ankle



What are the menisci (meniscus)? The menisci are two fibrocartilage structures located inside the ...

Anterior cruciate ligament

What is the anterior cruciate ligament? The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is a bundle of collagen fibres that extends obliquely between the ...

Knee replacement

What is knee replacement surgery? Knee replacement surgery is a procedure that involves removing and replacing a damaged or worn ...


What is the hip? The hip is the joint where the thigh bone (femur) and the p...

Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Achilles tendon
  • Ankle arthrodesis
  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Ankle replacement surgery
  • Ankle tendonitis
  • Anterior cruciate ligament
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroplasty
  • Biological therapy
  • Bunion (hallux valgus)
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal tunnel surgery
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Cavus foot
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chondromalacia (runner's knee)
  • Femur fracture
  • Flat feet
  • Foot
  • Foot and ankle
  • Foot arthrodesis
  • Foot fracture
  • Fractured ankle
  • Ganglion cyst
  • Hand
  • Heel spur
  • Hip
  • Hip arthroscopy
  • Hip dysplasia
  • Hip fracture
  • Hip pain
  • Hip prosthesis
  • Hip replacement
  • Injuries diagnosis
  • Joint injections
  • Knee
  • Knee
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Knee cartilage replacement
  • Knee fracture
  • Knee osteoarthritis
  • Knee replacement
  • Lateral collateral ligament
  • Ligamentoplasty
  • Medial collateral ligament
  • Median nerve
  • Meniscus
  • Minimally invasive bunion surgery
  • Morton's neuroma
  • Muscle injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of the ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of the hip
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosynthesis
  • Osteotomy
  • Patellar luxation
  • Patellar tendonitis (jumper's knee)
  • Percutaneous foot surgery
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Platelet-rich plasma
  • Posterior cruciate ligament
  • Revision hip replacement
  • Shockwave therapy
  • Sport surgery
  • Sports injuries
  • Sports traumatology
  • Sprained ankle
  • Stem cells
  • Surface prosthesis
  • Tendinopathy
  • Tendon injuries
  • Traumatic injury

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  • London Sports Orthopaedics
    31 Old Broad Street EC2N 1HT - London (Central London)
    (+44) 02084347574
  • BMI Kings Oak Hospital
    Chase Farm North Side EN2 8SD - London (North London)
    (+44) 02084347575
  • North London Sports Orthopaedics
    46-50 Sunny Gardens Road NW4 1RP - London (North London)
    (+44) 02075509837
  • Highgate Hospital
    17-19 View Road N6 4DJ - London (North London)
    (+44) 02080034590

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What to do if you have a sports injury
Sports injuries can occur during athletic activities and when exercising. There are steps that you can take to prevent injuries such as sprains, Achilles tendinosis and bone fractures from happening. Expert orthopaedic surgeon Mr Henry Atkinson explains more.
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