Bijayendra Singh

Prof. Bijay Singh, a leading Upper Limb Surgeon in Kent, specialises in arthroscopic surgery & sports injuries treatment. Known for advancing upper limb care with techniques like 'Knotless Technology' and 'Computer Guided Replacement', he's also a dedicated educator and researcher.

Medbelle positionConsultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
TitlesFRCS (T&O), MS
SpecialisationUpper limb conditions and procedures
Experience23 years
Bijayendra Singh


Professor Bijay Singh stands out as a foremost authority in Upper Limb Surgery across Kent and the South East of England, offering unparalleled expertise in diagnosing and treating a broad spectrum of upper limb conditions, from shoulder to hand issues. His specialisation in arthroscopic surgery and a pronounced interest in sports injuries of the upper limb highlight his comprehensive approach to patient care. Furthermore, Prof. Singh's proficiency extends to joint replacement surgeries for the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder, underlining his extensive skill set.

Operating as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Medway Maritime Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Prof. Singh is instrumental in the development of the Shoulder & Upper Limb Unit at the Kent Institute of Medicine & Surgery. His academic journey commenced with a qualification from India in 1992, followed by advanced training in the UK, and further honed through fellowships in Australia and the USA.

A respected figure in the medical community, Prof. Singh actively contributes to the field through regular lectures at national and international forums on trauma and upper limb courses. His commitment to education is further evidenced by his roles in various prestigious institutions, including his appointment as a Visiting Professor and Co Programme Director for Minimally Invasive Surgery at Canterbury Christchurch University. His dedication to teaching is matched by his active involvement in research, with over 40 papers published in renowned journals and numerous presentations at significant meetings.

Prof. Singh's practices are distinguished by the adoption of cutting-edge technology to enhance patient outcomes. Innovations such as 'Knotless Technology' for minimally invasive shoulder repairs and 'Computer Guided Replacement' for shoulder prostheses exemplify his commitment to providing advanced, less invasive treatments that promote quicker recovery and improved functionality for his patients.

His membership in esteemed academic societies and recognition, including 'The Best in Medical Field' award at the Inaugural British Indian Awards, attest to his significant contributions to orthopaedics. Prof. Singh's holistic approach, combining surgical excellence with a passion for teaching and research, positions him as a pivotal figure in advancing upper limb surgery.


  • 2014 - present: Consultant in Trauma & Orthopaedics, Kent Institute of Medicine & Surgery, Weavering
  • 2009 - present: Consultant in Trauma & Orthopaedics, Spire Alexandra Hospital, Waldersalde
  • 2009 - present: Consultant in Trauma & Orthopaedics, Medway NHS Foundation Trust
  • 2023 - present: Visiting Professor, All India Institute of Medicine & Surgery (AIIMS), Raipur, India
  • 2014 - present: Visiting Professor, Canterbury Christ Church University, Medway
  • 2012 - present: Clinical Tutor, Brighton & Sussex Medical School, Brighton
  • 2012 - 2015: Clinical Tutor, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • 2013 - 2014: Hon. Senior Lecturer, Canterbury Christ Church University, Medway
  • 2009 - 2016: Consultant in Trauma & Orthopaedics, BMI The Somerfield Hospital, Maidstone
  • 2008 - 2009: Locum in Trauma & Orthopaedics, Consultant, Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells Hospital
  • 2007 - 2008: Locum in Trauma & Orthopaedics, Consultant, Conquest Hospital Hospital, Vadodara, India


  • PG Dipl (T&O) Brighton University, 2008
  • FRCS (T & O) Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow, 2007
  • FRCS Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow, 2001
  • DNB (Ortho) National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, India, 1996
  • MS (Ortho) Maharaja Sayajirao University, Vadodara, India, 1995
  • MBBS Maharaja Sayajirao University, Vadodara, India, 1992

Awards and achievements

  • 2022 - Winner ‘Hind Rattan Award, NRI Welfare Society of India
  • 2020 - Winner ‘Hind Rattan Award, NRI Welfare Society of India
  • 2019 - Clinical Excellence Award
  • 2014 - Winner Mahatma Gandhi Pravasan Award, NRI Welfare Society of India
  • 2013 - Winner ‘Best in Medical Field’ at the Inaugural British Indian Award
  • 2011 - Awarded Man of The Year in Medicine & Health Care
  • 2010 - Clinical Excellence Award
  • 2009 - Voted the best training surgeon in South East Thames Rotation

Specialist surgical interests


  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Dupuytren's contracture
  • Trigger finger
  • Trigger thumb
  • Thumb arthritis
  • Elbow pain
  • Tennis elbow
  • Golfers elbow
  • Elbow arthritis
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Subacromial impingement
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Shoulder arthritis
  • Acromioclavicular injuries
  • Trauma
  • Arthritis
  • Football injuries
  • Rugby injuries
  • Cycling injuries
  • Running injuries
  • Tendinopathy
  • Tendonitis
  • Joint pain


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