Mr Steven Millington, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Steven Millington BMed Sci BMBS FRCS (Tr&Orth) PhD

Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

BMed Sci BMBS FRCS (Tr&Orth) PhD
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MrSteven Millington,Orthopaedic Surgeon

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

Introduction: Mr Steven Millington

Introduction: Mr Steven Millington

What are the risks from knee replacement surgery?

What are the risks from knee replacement surgery?

What can patients do to improve knee surgery outcome?

What can patients do to improve knee surgery outcome?

What is runner's knee?

What is runner's knee?

What does surgery for knee replacement involve?

What does surgery for knee replacement involve?

What should patients look for when finding an orthopaedic specialist?

What should patients look for when finding an orthopaedic specialist?

How will patients know when they have injured their ACL?

How will patients know when they have injured their ACL?

How can patients aid their chances of a faster recovery?

How can patients aid their chances of a faster recovery?

Areas of expertise

  • Hip replacement (primary, revision, custom made)
  • Knee replacement (partial, primary & revision)
  • Arthroscopic ligament reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic knee surgery
  • Cartilage transplant and regeneration
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Recommendations for Mr Millington

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Recommended by:

  • byMr Joshua Lee, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr. Millington is a highly skilled orthopaedic surgeon and colleague, who has excellent expertise in managing the full spectrum of hip and knee disorders including sports injuries, arthritic joint conditions, and traumatic injuries/fractures. He has a great bedside manner and is highly respected by both his patients and colleagues. I would not hesitate in recommending him to any of my patients, colleagues, family members and friends.

  • byMr Barry Andrews, Consultant Knee and Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon

    Mr Millington has a large scope of practice managing knee and hip conditions ranging from sports injuries through to complex hip and knee replacement and revision surgery. He is highly recommended and has an excellent bedside manner.

  • byMr Dafydd Edwards, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Steve is a fantastic colleague and a well-respected orthopaedic surgeon. His attention to detail results in excellent surgical outcomes.

  • byMr Michael Oddy, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr. Millington provides excellent care for his patients. He spends time to explain things to his patients

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

    Steve is a fantastic surgeon and colleague. Couldn’t recommend highly enough.

  • byMr Nima Heidari, Foot and Ankle Surgeon

    Highly skilled surgeon in hip and knee surgery

  • byMr Simon Chambers, Physiotherapist

    I've worked with Steve Millington for a few years now and can't fault his approach. He is clearly a great surgeon with brilliant communication skills. He's always contactable and responds in a timely manner. I really enjoy working with him

  • byMr Joshua Lee, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr. Millington is a highly skilled orthopaedic surgeon and colleague, who has excellent expertise in managing the full spectrum of hip and knee disorders including sports injuries, arthritic joint conditions, and traumatic injuries/fractures. He has a great bedside manner and is highly respected by both his patients and colleagues. I would not hesitate in recommending him to any of my patients, colleagues, family members and friends.

  • byMr Barry Andrews, Consultant Knee and Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon

    Mr Millington has a large scope of practice managing knee and hip conditions ranging from sports injuries through to complex hip and knee replacement and revision surgery. He is highly recommended and has an excellent bedside manner.

  • byMr Dafydd Edwards, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Steve is a fantastic colleague and a well-respected orthopaedic surgeon. His attention to detail results in excellent surgical outcomes.

  • byMr Michael Oddy, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr. Millington provides excellent care for his patients. He spends time to explain things to his patients

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

    Steve is a fantastic surgeon and colleague. Couldn’t recommend highly enough.

  • byMr Nima Heidari, Foot and Ankle Surgeon

    Highly skilled surgeon in hip and knee surgery

  • byMr Simon Chambers, Physiotherapist

    I've worked with Steve Millington for a few years now and can't fault his approach. He is clearly a great surgeon with brilliant communication skills. He's always contactable and responds in a timely manner. I really enjoy working with him

  • Address

    • Telephone or video consultation

      Available for patients, please call to arrange, SE1 2PR

    • London Bridge Hospital

      27 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2PR

    • BMI The London Independent Hospital (Face to face or Virtual availability)

      Monday - 11 AM to 3 PM & Friday (Week1) - 2:30 PM to 5 PM, 1 Beaumont Square, London, E1 4NL

    • LycaHealth Canary Wharf (Face to face or Virtual availability)

      Monday - 4 PM to 5 PM & Friday (Week1) - 12 PM to 2 PM, 1 Westferry Circus, Canary Wharf, London, E14 4HD

    • HCA Sevenoaks Medical Centre

      Beadle House, London Road, Sevenoaks, TN13 2JD

    • HCA UK at The Shard (Face to face or Virtual availability)

      Monday - 8 AM to10:30 AM, Friday (Week1) - 5:30 PM to 8 PM & Friday (Week2) - 5 PM to 8 PM, 32 St Thomas St, London, SE1 9BS

  • Royal London Hospital

    Whitechapel Rd, London, E1 1BB

  • Barts Health NHS Trust

    Trust headquarters, Executive Offices, Ground Floor, Pathology and Pharmacy Building, London, Greater London, E1 2ES

  • About Mr Steven Millington

    GMC number: 4533096

    Year qualified: 1998

    Place of primary qualification: University of Nottingham

    Mr Steven Millington is a Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon at Barts Health NHS Trust. He is head of the department at the Barts Health Orthopaedic Centre which is the dedicated regional elective orthopaedic surgery centre for the north east Thames region. He also works at the Royal London Hospital, the largest trauma centre in Europe, and Newham University Hospital as the clinical lead for the trauma and orthopaedic department. He specialises in hip and knee replacement, arthroscopic knee surgery, musculoskeletal tumour surgery and general orthopaedic trauma.

    Mr Millington graduated in medicine from the University of Nottingham in 1998, having earlier attained a Bachelor of Medical Sciences (BMedSci) from the University of Nottingham in 1996. He undertook his PhD in articular cartilage research working at the University of Virginia, USA, Technical University of Graz, Austria and the Medical University of Vienna, Austria. His PhD was awarded by the University of Nottingham in 2008. He worked as a trauma surgeon at the Medical University of Vienna for some time before returning to the UK to complete training on the Royal London Hospital program. He then undertook prestigious specialist fellowships in joint reconstruction and tumour surgery at globally renowned centres in Melbourne, Sydney and Vienna before returning to the Royal London Hospital. He trained at St Bartholomew’s and Royal London teaching hospital and was appointed as a consultant at Barts Health in 2014.

    Mr Millington was the lead orthopaedic surgeon in a path-breaking documentary series, Operation Live, on Channel 5. He performed total knee replacement surgery live on TV, broadcast to an audience of more than 1.5 million viewers. His strong, empathic understanding of the needs of injured sportspeople comes from his experience as a competitive rugby player at elite level. Aside from English, he speaks fluent German.

    Areas of expertise

    • Arthroscopic knee surgery
    • Arthroscopic ligament reconstruction
    • Cartilage transplant and regeneration
    • General adult trauma surgery
    • Hip replacement (primary, revision, custom made)
    • Knee replacement (partial, primary & revision)
    • Lower limb surgery
    • Orthopaedic oncology
    • Regeneration & transplantation
    • Sports injuries
    • Tumour surgery

    Professional memberships

    British Orthopaedic Association
    British Medical Association (BMA)
    Royal London Hospital Orthopaedic and Trauma Society
    Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
    British Hip Society
    General Medical Council

    Articles by Mr Steven Millington

    Total hip arthroplasty in patients with chronic liver disease

    Outcome of cemented versus uncemented total hip arthroplasty following pelvic irradiation

    Total knee arthroplasty in patients with paget's disease of bone

    Total hip arthroplasty outcomes in morbidly obese patients

    The outcomes of total knee arthroplasty in morbidly obese patients

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  • Mr Sammy Hanna, 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.

  • Mr Joshua Lee, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr. Lee is an excellent surgeon who is very skilled and delivers high-quality surgery and care across the full range of hip, knee and trauma surgery. He is patient, very professional and knowledgable when talking to patients. I work closely with him both in the NHS and privately and often provides cover for my patients whilst I am on leave.

  • Mr Simon Chambers, Physiotherapist

    Simon is an extremely helpful and thorough physio who provides great care and rehab to get patients back to the optimal function following injuries and surgery. I frequently recommend him to patients requiring physiotherapy for knee and hip problems. He has a good bedside manner and is very knowledgeable

  • Mr Kostas Tsitskaris, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr. Tsitskaris is an excellent colleague who is passionate about providing the highest level of care to his patients. He provides a wide range of treatment for hip and knee problems including hip and knee replacement, revision joint replacement and ligament reconstruction all of which he is very skilled at. In the NHS he leads the Barts Health hip fracture service which is a regional centre of excellence.