About Me

Dr. Sanjeev Anand

MBBS, MS (Orth), DNB (Orth), FRCSI, FRCS (Tr & Orth), MFSEM, Diploma Sports & Exercise Medicine, PG Med Ed

Year of Qualification: 1991

Special Interests:
Knee surgery including arthroscopic (keyhole) knee surgery; ligament reconstructions; knee cap problems; joint replacement surgery; meniscus repair and preservation; cartilage surgery; overuse injuries.
Paediatric knee problems
Hip arthroscopic surgery and groin pain
Sports injuries to the knee and the hip joint.


Mr. Anand works in the specialist knee and hip unit at the Leeds Teaching hospitals NHS trust. A major part of his practice involves managing complex problems referred from colleagues and neighbouring hospitals.

Mr. Anand has special interest in treating knee problems, including sport injuries, in children and adolescents. He is the only surgeon in Leeds who regularly treats paediatric knee problems both in the NHS and in private sector.

He holds weekly acute knee injury clinics at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital, Spire Leeds Hospital and within the NHS to ensure prompt and optimum treatment for often missed injuries.

Mr. Anand trained in Orthopaedics in London, Manchester and Leeds. Upon completion of his UK orthopaedic training, he undertook Specialist Surgical Fellowship training in arthroplasty and sports injuries in Australia.

He is a trainer for arthroscopy skills and regularly conducts workshops for orthopaedic trainees. He is a founder member and Academic chair for International Society for Knowledge for Surgeons on Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty (ISKSAA) and is editor-in-chief of Journal of Arthroscopy and Joint Surgery.

Mr. Anand has led in developing national guidelines for ACL reconstructions. He has also helped develop guidelines for arthroscopic knee surgery nationally and in the Yorkshire region.

Mr. Anand is regularly invited to present his research work at various national and international meetings. He has published widely on various knee and hip topics and contributed with chapters in books.

British Medical Association
British Association for Surgery of the Knee
British Orthopaedic Association
Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine
British Orthopaedic and Sports Trauma Association