Salisbury Foundation Trust

Knee Service

At Salisbury Hospital we offer a number of knee surgeries. These are major surgeries and may require assessment to ensure your fitness to receive an anaesthetic. Our knee surgery services include full knee replacement, partial knee replacement and revision knee surgery; high tibial osteotomy, knee arthroscopy, ligament reconstruction and knee injection. We provide this service with a multidisciplinary team approach where surgeons, specialist physiotherapists and occupational therapists work together to give our patients the best possible outcome

Our Knee Consultants are:

  • Mr Vachtsevanos
  • Mr Veitch
  • Mr Pettit
  • Mr Sampalli

We also run a pre-operative education session for people awaiting a knee replacement. ‘Joint School is run weekly by the therapists to help you prepare and plan for your operation.,d8ab8e62-2e75-4f28-8d20-8918254d56f0 

Information Guides for Adults

Elective surgery

Knee arthroscopy,d8ab8e62-2e75-4f28-8d20-8918254d56f0 

Anterior Cruciate Ligament reconstruction (ACL)

High Tibial Osteotomy,d8ab8e62-2e75-4f28-8d20-8918254d56f0 

Partial or Unicompartmental knee replacement,d8ab8e62-2e75-4f28-8d20-8918254d56f0 

Total knee replacement,d8ab8e62-2e75-4f28-8d20-8918254d56f0 

Partial Knee replacement,d8ab8e62-2e75-4f28-8d20-8918254d56f0 


Rehabilitation Protocols

All rehabilitation protocols for healthcare professionals can be found using the link below,d8ab8e62-2e75-4f28-8d20-8918254d56f0 

Our staff at Salisbury District Hospital have long been well regarded for the quality of care and treatment they provide for our patients and for their innovation, commitment and professionalism. This has been recognised in a wide range of achievements and it is reflected in our award of NHS Foundation Trust status. This is afforded to hospitals that provide the highest standards of care.

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