Chester Hip and Knee Unit
Mr Janardhan Rao

Grosvenor Nuffield Hospital
Wrexham Road
Chester CH4 7QP

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The Exeter Hip In Chester

"Slowly, steadily, I move at my own pace. They call me Flash though I won't dash. Who wants to run a race?" This was the song which Flash the slow moving tortoise used to sing. Some of you will remember him as a character in the children's TV program…

Designer Knee Replacement

Knee replacements are good, but can they be better? Is it possible to get a knee replacement which will last longer and work better? These are the questions we posed to Mr Janardhan Rao a consultant orthopaedic surgeon in Chester.    Mr Rao said, “…

Jigs Makes Knees Better

Jigs do make knees better. Not the jigs that you would find in a lively folk dance, but in the form of a instrument or tool which helps during an operation. There has been a radical new change in bone and joint surgery. The latest technology to come …

North Wales teacher locked knee, unlocked by keyhole surgery

A young and active sports teacher from North Wales had successful day case surgery on his knee. He had been having troublesome locking of his knee after a football injury. He struggled with his job and found running difficult. He needed to have quick…

Computer Navigated Total Knee Replacement

The Chester Hip and Knee Unit has excellent outcome from Computer Navigated Total Knee Replacement. Total knee replacement has taken a stride forward with an innovative approach to knee surgery. Just the same as satellite navigation has improved the…