Knee Conditions - Knee Surgery //

There are many conditions which can cause knee problems leading to pain or instability. Mr Alexander Dodds is a specialist Knee Doctor and Knee Surgeon working privately in the Nuffield Health Hospital in Cheltenham and the Winfield Hospital in Gloucester. He treats knee patients from across Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds in his Cheltenham knee clinic and his Gloucester knee clinic. He will work with you to identify what is causing your knee problems and determine the best possible course of treatment for you and whether or not surgery could be beneficial.

Mr Dodds is experienced in all forms of soft tissue knee arthroscopic reconstruction, anterior knee problems and knee arthroplasty including, partial, total and revision knee replacement surgery. Knee arthroplasty is performed using the Zimmer Nexgen total knee system and Physica ZUK partial knee system. Mr Dodds conducts arthroscopic surgery, including meniscal work including meniscal repair, osteochondral fixation, anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (hamstring, patellar or quadriceps tendon), MPFL reconstruction and other ligament reconstruction, including medial collateral, posterior cruciate, and posterolateral corner reconstruction.

Some of the more common Knee conditions Mr Dodds treats include


  • Osteoarthritis of the knee

  • Sporting injuries of the knee

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) rupture

  • Meniscal tears

  • Osteochondral defects

  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament rupture

  • Patellofemoral osteoarthritis

  • Collateral ligament sprains

  • Medial Ligament rupture

  • Lateral Ligament rupture

  • Antero-lateral ligament injury

  • Multi-ligament injuries

  • Patella Dislocation

Alexander Dodds Orthopaedic Surgeon Gloucestershire, Knee and Hip Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon
Knee Surgeon Cheltenham Gloucester
Knee Surgeon Cheltenham Gloucester
Knee Surgeon Cheltenham Gloucester
Knee Surgeon Cheltenham Gloucester
Alexander Dodds Knee Surgeon
Mr Alexander Dodds Knee Surgeon
Mr Alexander Dodds Knee Surgeon

Below are some of the operations Mr Dodds frequently performs

  • Total knee replacement

  • Partial knee replacement

  • Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction

  • Knee arthroscopic surgery including menisectomy

  • Meniscal repair

  • Osteochondral fixation

  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament reconstruction

  • Knee realignment (osteotomy)

  • Kneecap joint replacement surgery

  • Medial Collateral Ligament reconstruction

  • Posterolateral corner reconstruction

  • Antero-lateral ligament injury/ Extra articular reconstruction

  • Multi-ligament injury reconstruction

  • Patella mal-alignment surgery