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Shivanand S Geeranavar: Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Knee and Shoulder Specialist, Birmingham, West Midlands

Shivanand S Geenranavar
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Knee and Shoulder Specialist, Birmingham, West Midlands: Shivanand S Geeranavar

Orthopaedic specialist in Birmingham with expertise in sports injury of the knee, hip and shoulder including arthroscopic surgery (keyhole surgery), cruciate ligament reconstruction, knee replacement, hip replacement and shoulder replacement


Mr. Shivanand S Geeranavar MS, FRCS(Ed), FRCS(Glas), MCh(Orth), FRCSEd (Orth), Consultant Orthopaedic and Sports Injury surgeon has a special interest in knee and shoulder surgery. His NHS practice is at Sandwell West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust, Birmingham, West Midlands.


Mr. Geeranavar trained in South East Thames Orthopaedic training scheme, Guys, St Thomas’s and Kings College associated hospitals with further training at University of Liverpool. He passed the FRCS(Ed) and FRCS(Glas) exam in 1979 and M Ch Orthopaedics, Liverpool in 1982 and FRCSEd Orthopaedics in 1983. He worked as Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon from 1984 to 1992 overseas. He was appointed Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Kings College associated hospitals, West Midlands in 1993


From 1984 to 1992, he took the opportunity to visit several international centres and underwent training in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, knee and ankle joints. He has maintained this interest.. He has performed hundreds of total hip and total knee replacements, anterior cruciate ligament reconstructions, multi-ligament reconstructions of the knee. Currently he performs minimal invasive total hip, total knee and shoulder replacements.  He also performs a full range of arthroscopic shoulder operations, shoulder stabilisations, rotator cuff repairs and reconstructive surgery for fractures around the shoulder.  


Mr. Geeranavar regularly attends the American Academy meetings and British British Orthopaedic Association, British Society of the Knee and Shoulder surgery meetings. He has a flexible appointment system focused on patient needs and able to offer very high quality care. He works with excellent group of physiotherapists and rehabilitation team.  


He can be contacted through his private practice manager on 0121 580 9636 by phone or fax, or email sue.reeves@swvh.nhs.uk. Consultation with Mr. Geeranavar can be organised by referral from your GP, private consultation for a second opinion and self referrals from abroad, if not in the NHS.



Research interests 

  • Rotator cuff disease

  • Young patients with osteoarthritis of knee, patellofemoral arthritis

  • Role of shoulder replacement for osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis


GMC Number:                     2284101          Check this doctor's GMC registration

Date of registration:    11 Feb 1976

Accreditation and admitting rights at private hospitals  

Mr. Shivanand S Geeranavar is an accredited consultant for the UK's leading private healthcare providers and private hospitals including Spire Healthcare.

Spire admitting rights


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Sandwell & West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust,  Lyndon, West Bromwich Birmingham,West Midlands, B71 4HJ 

Tel: 0121 507 3402

Fax: 0121 507 3659

E mail: sue.reeves@swvh.nhs.uk



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NHS treatment 

Sandwell & West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust,  Lyndon, West Bromwich Birmingham,West Midlands, B71 4HJ 

Tel: 0121 507 3402

Fax: 0121 507 3659

Email: sue.reeves@swvh.nhs.uk


Private treatment  

Spire Little Aston Hospital, Little Aston Hall Drive, Little Aston, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands,B74 3UP 

Tel: 0121 353 2444

Fax: 0121 353 6897

Email: adele.may@spirehealthcare.com


BMI The Priory Hospital, Priory Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B5 7 UG

Tel: 0121 440 2323

Fax: 0121 446 1759

Email: ssgeeran@gmail.com


BMI Edgbaston Hospital, 22, Somerset Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 2QQ

Tel: 0121 456 2000

Fax: 0121 452 2881

Email: ssgeeran@gmail.com