Mr Minhal Chatoo

MBBS FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Consultant Knee Surgeon

Mr Minhal Chatoo, Consultant Knee Surgeon at One Hatfield Hospital, specialises in treating patients of all age groups with knee problems ranging from sports injuries to arthritis. He has a particular interest in joint preserving knee osteotomy as an alternative to total knee replacement.

 

Clinical Interests

  • Young adults with an arthritic knee

  • Partial and total knee replacement

  • High tibial and distal femoral osteotomy

  • Minimally invasive arthroscopic ‘keyhole’ knee surgery

  • ACL reconstruction

  • Cartilage repair

  • Sports injuries

 

Children and Young People

Mr Chatoo sees young patients with knee concerns from 10 years old onwards.

 

Year Qualified

1992

 

NHS Base

East and North Herts NHS Trust

 

 

 

Mr Minhal Chatoo

MBBS FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Consultant Knee Surgeon

 

After attending Dulwich College, Mr Minhal Chatoo studied medicine at St Georges Hospital Medical School. He undertook orthopaedic training on the North Thames Rotation with time spent at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore.

Mr Chatoo undertook specialist fellowship training at New York University Medical Centre and was subsequently appointed as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at East and North Herts NHS Trust.

The majority of Mr Chatoo’s practice involves treating patients of all age groups with knee problems ranging from sports injuries to arthritis. He can provide the appropriate treatment whether this is non operative or operative and has close links with local physiotherapists to ensure you obtain the optimal outcome.

He carries out the latest keyhole techniques for the management of ACL/cruciate ligament and meniscal/cartilage injuries. He performs the majority of primary and revision ACL/cruciate ligament reconstructions at the East & North Herts Trust.

Mr Chatoo has considerable experience in managing the young patient with arthritis of the knee, performing knee sparing procedures such as high tibial and distal femoral osteotomies with the aid of digital templating allowing for greater accuracy. When osteotomies are not possible he can carry out partial knee replacements. He also carries out primary and revision total knee replacements including MRI/CT planned custom knee replacement surgery.

Mr Chatoo is also interested in patellofemoral problems such as dislocating kneecaps and can carry out minimally invasive patellar stabilisation surgery.

In his spare time Mr Chatoo us a keen badminton player. He also enjoys playing the piano and writing music.

Mr Minhal Chatoo

MBBS FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Consultant Knee Surgeon

 

Here at One Hatfield Hospital, we are always pleased to hear what our patient’s think of the service they have received.  Below is a snapshot of the some of the excellent feedback we have received for Mr Minhal Chatoo.

 

Mr Chatoo listened to me explain my symptoms. He then presented his solution to me. He was always at pains to explain the risks involved in my procedure. And finally left the decision to proceed with me. Which was easy given the confidence I have in him.

 

Charming, approachable, understanding and completely professional.

 

Mr Chatoo was not only charming with an exceptional bedside manner but made me feel at ease all the way through my treatment. He explained everything about my procedure from start to finish. That put my mind at rest and I knew he would take very good care of me and my knee.

 

Mr Chatoo has been great. Kept me informed throughout the procedure and always happy to help with my questions.

 

Mr Chatoo was very good with giving information and explaining the procedure in some detail.

 

Mr Chatoo was very good on all visits. He gives you confidence and he explained everything in easy language so you know what is going on.

 

Very knowledgeable, experienced and explaining was fantastic.

 

Couldn’t fault the care & consideration given to me. But importantly the skill & knowledge he had.

 

I think he is top in his field. He is very knowledgeable and had faith he would do a good job!

 

 

 

Mr Minhal Chatoo

MBBS FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Consultant Knee Surgeon

 

Mr Minhal Chatoo, Consultant Knee Surgeon at One Hatfield Hospital
Hospital Information

Hospital: One Hatfield Hospital

Tel: 01707 443 333

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