Mr. Sam Rajaratnam FRCS (Tr. & Orth.) is a leading Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in all aspects of knee surgery.
He runs a successful practice at the Horder Centre, Crowborough and the Mcindoe Hospital in East Grinstead treating Private and NHS patients.
He has recently been appointed Head of Department - Knee Surgery at the Schoen Clinic in London and provides the latest care in treating disorders of the knee joint.
Sam performs amongst the highest number of successful knee replacement operations on the UK National Joint Registry each year (approximately 500 knee replacements) with excellent outcomes, and is an expert on the latest rapid recovery techniques following knee surgery.
The latest joint replacement techniques he performs include both partial and full surface replacements and the latest techniques in-patient specific 3D printed customised alignment methods for accurate fitting of knee implants.
Sam also treats numerous professional and amateur sportsmen with soft tissue injuries to their knee and performs over 100 ACL reconstructions each year as day case procedures.
He is excited about the advances in stem cells and biological solutions for treating appropriate cartilage defects in the knee and is very careful in selecting the appropriate patient for each new technique.