Foot, Ankle and Knee surgery in the North East of England
Mr Rajiv Limaye is a premier consultant for BUPA, AVIVA, AXA PPP and many other major insurance companies and works within the practice guidelines.
Welcome to our muli-disciplinary clinic setup by Mr Rajiv Limaye, a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in trauma, knee suregry and surgery of the foot and ankle. This clinic is based in the North East of England, covering a large area of North Yorkshire and Durham / Teesside/and Darlington area.
Mr Rajiv Limaye now works as Lead Foot/Ankle surgeon at University hospital of North Tees and Hartlepool since April 2014. He held the same consultant position at South Tees University hospital between 2005- 2014. He moved up to North Tees hospital to set up and expand foot/ankle service. Mr R Limaye undertakes his trauma on call in a busy trauma unit at North Tees hospital to keep his fracture fixation skills updated.
Rajiv has had extensive Orthopaedic surgery training and experience since 1990 and has worked in various hospitals during his training . He has been a practicing as NHS Consultant in the UK since 2005. He has gained fellowship level training in Foot and Ankle surgery in the UK and abroad. Rajiv's special interest lies in bunion surgery, arthroscopic( key hole) surgery to foot and ankle for sports injuries, ankle osteotomy and replacements. He is currently involved in a large national multi-centre audit performing total joint replacement for big toe arthritis.
Rajiv is supported by a team of specialists. He works very closely with his radiologists who are specialised in reporting MRI, CT, CT arthrograms, US for many musculo-skeletal disoders relating to Knee, Foot and Ankle and also offer interventional procedures.
Mr Rajiv Limaye works privately from BMI Woodlands Hospital based in Darlington and Nuffield Hospital Tees. He holds three clinics a week at BMI Woodlands hospital and a weekly clinic at Nuffield hospital, Tees.
In addition to his clinical appointments, Rajiv holds a place in the court of examiners for the Royal College of Surgeons of England and Edinburgh. He assists in MRCS and FRCS Orth examinations both nationally and internationally. He currently examines in London, Edinburgh, Egypt, India, Cyprus, UAE, Sri Lanka and Kenya. He has been invited to some new centres next year, which includes Malaysia and Cyprus.
Rajiv is a trainer at the Northern Deanery Orthopaedic school. He holds a position of a revalidation lead at the North Tees Hospital and also regularly appraises junior doctors and collegues. He examines the final year medical students for the Newcastle medical school. The University of Teeside has recognised his teaching roles and confered upon on him the title of Honorary Lecturer since 2011.