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Mr Jehangir Mahaluxmivala - Orthopaedics

Mr Jeh Mahaluxmivala (pronounced ma-ha-lux-mi-vala) is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Sawbridgeworth with a special interest in knee and hip surgery

Based at: Rivers Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

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Clinical interests

Mr Jehangir Mahaluxmivala (pronounced ma-ha-lux-mi-vala) is a Consultant Orthopaedic surgeon with a special interest in knee and hip surgery, providing expert care to patients from Essex, Hertfordshire and London. He has many years of experience as a consultant in providing a specialised range of orthopaedic procedures including:

Knee replacement surgery in all age groups, including complex revisions

Hip replacement surgery in all age groups

Arthroscopic knee surgery

Comprehensive expert opinion for hip and knee pathologies keeping in mind patient safety and using up to date, evidence based modalities.

Mr Mahaluxmivala will see patients from 16 yrs+

Academic background

Mr Mahaluxmivala began his orthopaedic training on the Newcastle Registrar Rotation and completed his specialist orthopaedic training in London at the world renowned Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore. He spent his final years specialising exclusively in hip, knee and lower limb procedures. He has completed a number of visiting fellowships, including time in prestigious knee and hip replacement centres in North America.

Mr Mahaluxmivala is recognised as an expert in his field and has spoken at a number of national and international conferences. His work has been recognised and he has received a Clinical Excellence Award at the Princess Alexandra Hospital.

He has been an invited guest speaker at the combined British Orthopaedic Association and Irish Orthopaedic Association Annual Conference in techniques on how to perform knee replacements.

Mr Mahaluxmivala is keenly involved in training surgeons to perform total knee replacement and total hip replacement and has been awarded Trainer of the Year from the Royal London Hospital Rotation. He competed with nominees from some of London’s premier teaching institutions for this honour.

Mr Mahaluxmivala has a special interest in patient education and is a surgeon designer for animations for hip and knee replacement surgery. This was done especially to educate patients and help them in understanding their forthcoming surgery. This innovation was shortlisted for the NHS Innovation awards.

He is the co-founder and co-director of the Royal College of Surgeons of England FRCS (Orth) Course.

He is also an invited guest lecturer and faculty member at The Cambridge FRCS (Orth) Course and Harlow Knee Replacement Course and has previously been an invited guest lecturer and faculty member at the Tibia Master Class at the Royal College of Surgeons of England and the University of Warwick FRCS (Orth) Course.

Mr Mahaluxmivala specialises in procedures relating to the knee and hip. He is an experienced professional and successfully performs high volume joint replacement surgery annually.

Mr Jehangir Mahaluxmivala has access to some of the most modern clinical equipment available, meaning he is able to perform up-to-date procedures using recent medical innovations which are evidence based.

He is committed to delivering a high volume joint replacement service with nationally matched outcome measures with patient safety and patient satisfaction being paramount to his practice.

As a former national level badminton player he can empathize with former sports minded patients who might be in need of joint replacement surgery. He can council them on the expected outcomes and the risk benefit ratio to be undertaken.

Research interests

Mr Jehangir Mahaluxmivala has published peer reviewed scientific papers and has been an invited chapter author for the prestigious Oxford Textbook of Surgery. Mr Mahaluxmivala is also on the Editorial board for the Journal of Surgical Simulation.

Professional Memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of England

British Orthopaedic Association

British Medical Association

Medical Defence Union

British Association for Surgery of the Knee

British Hip Society

British Indian Orthopaedic Society

NHS base

The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust

01279 212952