Mr Rishi Chana

Orthopaedic surgeon

  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Joint preservation surgery
  • Biological therapy
  • Cartilage repair
  • Femoro-acetabular impingement

Mr Rishi Chana

GMC: 4630591


Mr Rishi Chana is a skilled consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon based in London and the surrounding area. He specialises in lower limb surgery - particularly surgery of the hip and knee. He is an expert in performing arthroscopy of both the hip and knee, joint preservation surgery, and hip and knee replacements.

A graduate of the Royal Free Hospital Medical School (University of London,1999), Mr Chana is now a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Trauma and Orthopaedics) (FRCS Tr&Orth). He is fellowship-trained in hip arthroscopy and completed a world-renowned fellowship in Sydney, which trained him to deliver an exceptionally high quality joint replacement service with enhanced rehabilitation. Mr Chana served as Lower Limb Lead for Ashford & St Peters Hospital in 2017, and presently practises at a number of locations, including Spire Thames Valley HospitalThe Princess Grace Hospital, and a number of BMI hospitals. He is also part of the Surrey Orthopaedic Clinic.

Mr Chana has a wide range of expertise, being able to treat adult patients both young and old with hip, groin and pelvic pain. His patients include athletes suffering from conditions such as labral tears and pincer impingment, and has a track record of returning them to action. He emphasises patient care and, as a result, achieves a high level of patient satisfaction.


  • Professional experience

    • Consultant Hip and Knee Orthopaedic Surgeon, Spire Thames Valley Hospital (present)
    • Consultant Hip and Knee Orthopaedic Surgeon, BMI The Princess Margaret Hospital (present)
    • Consultant Hip and Knee Orthopaedic Surgeon, BMI The Chiltern Hospital (present)
    • Consultant Hip and Knee Orthopaedic Surgeon, BMI The Runnymede Hospital (present)
    • Consultant Hip and Knee Orthopaedic Surgeon, The Princess Grace Hospital (present)
  • Education

    • MB BS, University of London (1999)
    • FRCS Tr&Orth (Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Trauma and Orthopaedics))
    • MedEd
    • Sports and Exercise Medicine SEM
    • MSc Orth
  • Professional membership

    • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Trauma and Orthopaedics) (FRCS Tr&Orth)
    • British Hip Society
    • International Society of Joint Preservation for the Hip
    • International Society of Hip Arthroscopy
    • British Association for Surgery of the Knee (BASK)
    • British Orthopaedic Research Society
  • Teaching posts

    • Rishi Chana runs a Senior Fellowship Program for specialist training in Joint Preservation Surgery and Enhanced Recovery Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Publications and conferences

    • 6 to 10 Year Outcomes of Oxinium on Verilast Total Hip Replacements. Hip Int 2018
    • International Faculty Member Guest Lecturer for 3rd AMIC Hip Biological Repair Conference, Berlin 2019
    • Mid term results of 3rd generation alumina on alumina ceramic bearings in cementless THA. A 10 year follow-up study. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2012 Jan 18;94(2):138-44.
    • Mixing and matching causing taper wear: Corrosion as a cause for pseudotumour. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2012 Feb;94(2):281-6.
    • Ceramic-on ceramic bearings in young patients: Outcomes and activity levels at minimum 10 year follow-up Bone Joint J 2013; 95-B, 1603-9
    • Current Research: Microfracture Vs Orthobiological Repair Joint Preservation Surgery
  • Prizes and awards

    • Fred Heatley Award for Research 2011
    • MSc Distinction Honours
    • 2018 Clinical Excellence Award 'iwantgreatcare.org'
    • https://www.iwantgreatcare.org/doctors/mr-rishi-chana

 Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Biological therapy
  • Cartilage repair
  • Femoro-acetabular impingement
  • Hip
  • Hip arthroscopy
  • Hip replacement
  • Joint preservation surgery
  • Joint replacement
  • Knee
  • Knee
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Knee replacement
  • Robotic surgery

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Contact

  • Spire Thames Valley Hospital
    Wexham St SL3 6NH - Slough
    (+44) 02075509821
  • BMI - The Princess Margaret Hospital
    Osborne Rd SL4 3SJ - Windsor
    (+44) 02075509821
  • BMI The Chiltern Hospital
    London Rd HP16 0EN - Great Missenden
    (+44) 02075509821
  • The Princess Grace Hospital
    42-52 Nottingham Pl, Marylebone W1U 5NY - London (Central London)
    (+44) 02075509821


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Articles

Do I have Gilmore’s Groin or a sports hernia? I can't feel a lump!

Gilmore’s Groin, sports hernia and pubic inguinal pain syndrome are all terms used to describe injuries that involve the muscle, tendon and ligaments that make up the area that anchors the pubic bone and the lower part of the abdomen that connects with the groin. It’s a common cause of groin and adductor pain in athletes. Orthopaedic surgeon Mr Rishi Chana tells us more about sports hernia and what it feels like.

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How to protect your hip while running

Running is one of the easiest sports to get into and is great for your fitness levels and heart health. Unfortunately, running can also often result in hip injuries – which left untreated, can cause real problems down the road. We interviewed expert orthopaedic surgeon Mr Rishi Chana to find out how exactly running leads to hip injury, and what you can do to protect yourself.

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Running: how to prevent hip stress fracture

If you train your body pretty hard and have developed hip or groin pain that hurts when lying down, you may have a hip stress fracture. Thankfully, orthopaedic surgeon Mr Rishi Chana is on hand to explain the treatment required and how it can be prevented in the future.

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Hip pain: How do you know if you have a labral tear?

A labral tear is a common injury affecting football and rugby players. In some cases, rest and changes to your physical activity will improve the symptoms, but sometimes you might need surgery. In this article, skilled consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon Mr Rishi Chana explains what a labral tear is, what symptoms to watch out for, and how it can be treated.

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Guide to the costs of hip surgery

Hip surgery can change your life for the better after suffering from conditions such as arthritis. However, the costs of the procedure are something to think about when considering surgery. Leading hip surgeon Mr Rishi Chana is here with a handy guide to the costs of hip surgery.

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Guide to choosing your hip surgeon

Many problems can affect the hip, especially as we get older. Arthritis, in particular can be a big concern that can hamper movement and affect our quality of life. Thankfully, a good hip surgeon can provide the solution. Expert orthopaedic surgeon Mr Rishi Chana specialises in hip surgery and here are some tips for choosing the best hip surgeon for your case.

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