Mr Sammy Hanna, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Sammy Hanna MD (Res), MFST (Ed), FACS, FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

MD (Res), MFST (Ed), FACS, FRCS (Tr & Orth)
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MrSammy Hanna,Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Hanna is a recommended Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon (Hip and Knee)

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Areas of expertise

  • Total knee & hip replacements (primary, complex primary and revision)
  • Unicompartmental (partial) knee replacement
  • Bespoke and custom hip replacement
  • Robotic hip and knee replacement
  • Minimally invasive total hip and knee replacements
  • Management of hip and knee sports injuries
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Recommendations for Mr Hanna

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Recommended by:

  • byMr Francesc Malagelada, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    I have the luxury of working with Sammy Hanna on a daily basis. He is an extremely kind and compassionate professional and colleague, providing an outstanding level of care for his patients. This shows in the number of expressions of gratitude and positive feedback that he receives regularly. He is exceptionally skilled and experienced in his surgeries and decision-making. I thoroughly recommend him for a reliable opinion and successful surgery, trusting him with my friends and family.

  • byMr Steven Millington, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr. Hanna is a colleague who I work closely with, he is very talented and skillful at hip and knee replacement surgery as well as revision joint replacement and soft tissue knee surgery including ACL reconstruction and knee arthroscopy. He has an excellent bedside manner which is backed up by outstanding knowledge and sound scientific and academic experience.

  • byMr Kostas Tsitskaris, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Hanna is an excellent orthopaedic hip and knee surgeon. I have the privilege of working closely with him and thoroughly trust his knowledge and insight. He is known to have an excellent bedside manner and an honest interest in the wellbeing of his patients. I have no hesitation in recommending him to patients, colleagues, family and friends.

  • byMr Syed Aftab, Consultant Spinal Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Hanna is a colleague I have known for a very long time. I have rarely met someone who combines such high amounts of surgical skill, bedside manner and integrity. No hesitation in recommending him.

  • byMr Nick Aresti, Trauma & Orthopaedics (Upper Limb)

    Sammy is an accomplished surgeon who has achieved an incredible amount in his career. He is dedicated to his patients and I couldn’t recommend him highly enough.

  • byMr Paul Culpan, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Very talented and capable hip and knee surgeon. Calm and clear communicator, highly respected in our department. No hesitation in fully recommending Sammy.

  • byMr Joshua Lee, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr. Hanna is an excellent surgeon. He is very knowledgeable and takes great care of his patients.

  • byMr Francesc Malagelada, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    I have the luxury of working with Sammy Hanna on a daily basis. He is an extremely kind and compassionate professional and colleague, providing an outstanding level of care for his patients. This shows in the number of expressions of gratitude and positive feedback that he receives regularly. He is exceptionally skilled and experienced in his surgeries and decision-making. I thoroughly recommend him for a reliable opinion and successful surgery, trusting him with my friends and family.

  • byMr Steven Millington, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr. Hanna is a colleague who I work closely with, he is very talented and skillful at hip and knee replacement surgery as well as revision joint replacement and soft tissue knee surgery including ACL reconstruction and knee arthroscopy. He has an excellent bedside manner which is backed up by outstanding knowledge and sound scientific and academic experience.

  • byMr Kostas Tsitskaris, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Hanna is an excellent orthopaedic hip and knee surgeon. I have the privilege of working closely with him and thoroughly trust his knowledge and insight. He is known to have an excellent bedside manner and an honest interest in the wellbeing of his patients. I have no hesitation in recommending him to patients, colleagues, family and friends.

  • byMr Syed Aftab, Consultant Spinal Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Hanna is a colleague I have known for a very long time. I have rarely met someone who combines such high amounts of surgical skill, bedside manner and integrity. No hesitation in recommending him.

  • byMr Nick Aresti, Trauma & Orthopaedics (Upper Limb)

    Sammy is an accomplished surgeon who has achieved an incredible amount in his career. He is dedicated to his patients and I couldn’t recommend him highly enough.

  • byMr Paul Culpan, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Very talented and capable hip and knee surgeon. Calm and clear communicator, highly respected in our department. No hesitation in fully recommending Sammy.

  • byMr Joshua Lee, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr. Hanna is an excellent surgeon. He is very knowledgeable and takes great care of his patients.

  • Address

    • Telephone or video consultation

      Available for patients, please call to arrange, W1G 6BW

    • The London Clinic

      20 Devonshire Place, Marylebone, London, W1G 6BW

    • BUPA Cromwell Hospital

      164-178 Cromwell Road, Kensington, London, SW5 0TU

    • BMI The London Independent Hospital

      1 Beaumont Square, Stepney, London, E1 4NL

    About Mr Sammy Hanna

    GMC number: 6032381

    Year qualified: 2000

    Place of primary qualification: University of Damascus

    Mr Hanna is a fellowship-trained consultant orthopaedic surgeon with a specialist interest in hip and knee disorders. His NHS practice is based at the Royal London Hospital, one of the busiest major trauma centres in Europe, where he treats severely injured patients and those with complex hip and knee problems in a tertiary environment. His clinical interests include primary and complex primary joint replacements for degenerative conditions (arthritis), revision (re-do) joint replacement surgery for failure or infection, arthroscopic (keyhole) knee surgery for cartilage and ligament sports injuries and the surgical management of lower limb trauma and fractures.

    Mr Hanna's orthopaedic training was on the prestigious Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital (RNOH) training programme during which he had excellent exposure to the full spectrum of hip and knee disorders and their reconstructive treatments including joint preservation techniques, arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery and joint replacement surgery. Following the completion of training, he undertook two advanced sub-speciality fellowships focusing exclusively on hip and knee surgery; the first was for a year at the world-renowned Rorabeck-Bourne Joint Replacement Institute at the University of Western Ontario in Canada, and the second was for a year at the Royal London Hospital. He also has fellowship experience from visiting a number of centres of excellence for hip and knee surgery and sports injuries in Europe including CUF Descobertas Hospital (Lisbon, Portugal), Vall d’Hebron Hospital (Barcelona, Spain) and the Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute (Bologna, Italy).

    In addition to his clinical commitments, Mr Hanna is appointed as an honorary senior clinical lecturer at the Queen Mary University of London, where he is actively involved in research, teaching, and training. His research endeavours to date have centred primarily around hip and knee reconstruction. His main interests include the assessment of outcomes following hip and knee surgery, and evaluating the behaviour of different bearing surfaces and materials used in total hip and knee replacements. A full list of his publications can be found here

    Whenever possible, Mr Hanna will pursue non-operative treatments but will offer surgical options when necessary. He will always aim to accurately diagnose a patient’s problem, inform and educate them of their condition, and finally give them all the information required to make the right choices regarding their treatment. He believes that the best outcomes for patients can only be achieved when decisions are carefully considered and discussed within the framework of a multidisciplinary team. He works closely with fellow orthopaedic surgeons, anaesthetists, radiologists, sports physicians, and physiotherapists to offer each patient a personalised and individual treatment plan.

    Areas of expertise

    • Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    • Arthroscopic (keyhole) knee surgery
    • Bespoke and custom hip replacement
    • Cartilage and meniscal surgery
    • Fractures
    • Hip arthritis
    • Hip pain
    • Knee arthritis
    • Knee arthroscopy
    • Knee pain
    • Knee replacement
    • Ligament and tendon injuries
    • Ligament reconstruction
    • Lower limb trauma & injuries
    • Management of hip and knee sports injuries
    • Minimally invasive surgery
    • Muscle injuries
    • Revision (redo) hip replacement
    • Revision (redo) knee replacement
    • Robotic hip and knee replacement
    • Sports injuries
    • Sprains
    • Tendonitis
    • Total hip replacements
    • Total knee replacements (primary, complex primary and revision)
    • Trauma
    • Unicompartmental (partial) knee replacement

    Professional memberships

    American College of Surgeons copy
    Royal College of Surgeons of England
    Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
    British Orthopaedic Association
    General Medical Council

    Articles by Mr Sammy Hanna

    The outcomes of total knee arthroplasty in morbidly obese patients

    Custom rotating-hinge primary total knee arthroplasty

    Custom rotating-hinge total knee replacement in patients with spina bifida

    Effect of femoral head size on functional outcome

    Custom Cementless THA in Patients With Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease

    Peri-operative management of the rheumatoid patient

    Metal-on-polyethylene versus metal-on-metal bearing surfaces

    Highly cross-linked polyethylene

    Use of three-dimensional printing in preoperative planning in orthopaedic trauma surgery

    Outcomes of total hip arthroplasty in haemodialysis and renal transplant patients

    Bilateral total hip arthroplasty in ankylosing spondylitis

    Systematic review of the outcome of cemented versus uncemented total hip arthroplasty following pelvic irradiation

    The aetiology of posterior glenohumeral dislocations and occurrence of associated injuries

    Outcome of total knee arthroplasty in patients with poliomyelitis

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