Mr Paul Trikha
Written by a patient
5th February 2020
He is the best orthopaedic knee consultant I have engaged with over a number of years. Don't be put off by his high energy manner he rarely sits in his consultancy room for more than 5 minutes without moving around or out
I experienced a short recovery time following total knee replacement surgery i.e. within 5 weeks driving and walking without crutches, 110 degree + bend in the knee when sitting down and walking with a straight leg.
However be warned, he sets exceptionally high standards for you and your physiotherapist and will communicate to the latter if you are not progressing fast enough. His advice to hire a physio-lab icing machine reduced the swelling and pain period and recommended physio therapist should be taken up. Personally, the physio was more painful than the post op