We treat injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system, which includes bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles.

Elective (planned) surgery is provided at our dedicated orthopaedic centre at Orpington Hospital and day surgery at the Princess Royal University Hospital’s Alan Cumming Day Surgery Unit. We also hold a number of outpatient clinics at Princess Royal and Orpington hospitals and Beckenham Beacon.

We provide a wide range of services including:

  • correcting common and complex foot and ankle problems
  • hip joint surgery, hip resurfacing, treatment of hip problems in young adults
  • treatment of acute knee injuries including sports injuries, ACL reconstruction, arthroscopic and joint replacement surgery
  • shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist surgery
  • children’s orthopaedics
  • daily fracture clinic, held at the Princess Royal.

Contact

Princess Royal University Hospital

Fracture clinic, tel: 01689 863732

Orpington Hospital

Outpatient reception, tel: 01689 865111/2

Beckenham Beacon

Outpatient reception, tel: 01689 866633/34

For GPs and referrers

Non-urgent referrals

Use NHS e-referral (formerly Choose and Book) or email kch-tr.br-referrals@nhs.net. Send one referral per email and include patient and GP practice details.

For GPs referring a patient that needs an opinion for confirmed or suspected fracture, see the fracture referral pathway.

Urgent referrals

Direct the patient to an Urgent Care Centre or Emergency Department, with a letter and x-ray if possible.

For GPs referring a patient that needs an opinion for confirmed or suspected fracture, see the fracture referral pathway.