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running knee injury

How running affects your knees

For those running the London Marathon on 21 April, you’ll now be entering the tapering stage, reducing your weekly mileage and allowing your joints to recover, muscles to repair, and body to recharge for that final test of your endurance. Could…
Preparing your Knees for Skiing

Preparing your Knees for Skiing

Following on from our previous article about what to do if an injury occurs on the slopes, here we recommend some pre-skiing exercises for preparing your knees for skiing. To ensure a safe and enjoyable skiing experience, it's crucial to…
Mako Robotic Knee Surgery

Neil Hunt offers Mako Robotic Knee Surgery at new London hospital

Mr Neil Hunt is delighted to be seeing patients and performing surgery at the new, state-of-the-art Fortius Clinic on Wigmore Street. This newly established seven-storey, 79,000 sq ft, private orthopaedic hospital in the heart of London has…
knee injury on the slopes

Avoiding a knee injury on the slopes – a knee surgeon and ski enthusiast’s advice

As temperatures begin to drop, many people will be considering booking a ski holiday. Although ski injuries can be prevented with adequate preparation, accidents still happen. And knee injuries make up one-third of total recreational skiing…
Robotic Arm Assisted Knee Surgery

The benefits of Robotic Arm Assisted Knee Surgery

Medical technology is constantly evolving, leading to improvements in results. Robotic Arm Assisted Knee Surgery has been a significant breakthrough over the past decade, helping to reshape the way we view knee surgery. What are the benefits…
Knee surgery conference in York
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Mr Neil Hunt hosts Knee Surgery Conference in York

Neil was delighted to host the 2023 Knee Discussion Club meeting in York in September. The meeting was attended by 40 of the country's top consultant specialist knee surgeons to discuss a range of issues related to knee surgery. They spent…
robotic knee surgery

Study finds lower complication rates after robotic knee surgery

Robotic technology has been making significant strides in the world of medicine, and knee surgery is no exception. A recent study published in Arthroplasty Today highlights the numerous benefits of using robotic assistance in knee replacement…
knee replacement surgery

When is the best time for knee replacement surgery?

Considering knee replacement surgery but unsure about the right time to do it? You’re not alone. Choosing the right time for knee replacement surgery is crucial for its success and your overall satisfaction. Here, we look at factors such…
Sports injuries of the knee Leeds event
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Upcoming event: Sports Injuries of the Knee

Mr Neil Hunt is hosting a Sports Injuries of the Knee session on Thursday 25th May 2023 at 18:30 on behalf of Nuffield Leeds Hospital. Open to physiotherapists & associated professionals, he will be covering some common sports injuries that…
Robotic knee replacement patient info event

Neil Hunt introduces Mako robotic technology to Leeds knee arthritis patients

Last Monday, Neil was delighted to attend a patient info evening at Nuffield Health Leeds to introduce Mako robotic knee replacement to patients who have been experiencing the pain and lack of function associated with knee arthritis and who…
robotic knee replacement benefits

What are the benefits of robotic knee replacement?

According to data from the National Joint Registry, over 100,000 knee replacement procedures are performed annually in the UK. Typically, this represents approximately 89% of total knee replacements, 10% were partial knee replacements, and 1%…
runner's knee surgery

How to fix runner’s knee

With the London Marathon taking place on Sunday 23rd April, both amateur and professional runners will be gearing up for their longest training runs before starting off their marathon taper to allow their body to recover for race day. However,…