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Consultant Directory

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Vaithianathar, Dr Lalitha

Dr Lalitha Vaithianathar

Specialty: Neurology

Location: Royal Derby Hospital

 

Contact information

Telephone: 01332 786478

Email: dhft.Neurologysecretaries@nhs.net

Vakis, Mr. Stelios

Mr. Stelios Vakis

Specialty: General Surgery

Location: Queen's Hospital Burton

 

Contact information

Telephone: 01283 511511 ext: 4193

Email: h.grindey@nhs.net

Valdinger, Dr Stefan

Dr Stefan Valdinger

Specialty: Anaesthetics

Location: Royal Derby Hospital

 

Contact information

Telephone: 01332 785412

Email: dhft.anaestheticsecretaries@nhs.net

Van Der Walt, Dr Gerrie

Dr Gerrie Van Der Walt

Specialty: Anaesthetics

Location: Royal Derby Hospital

 

Contact information

Telephone: 01332 785412

Email: dhft.anaestheticsecretaries@nhs.net

Van Schalkwyk, Dr Gerhard

Dr Gerhard Van Schalkwyk

Specialty: Pathology

Location: Royal Derby Hospital

 

Contact information

Telephone: 01332 340131 (Main switchboard)

Email: TBC

Vasireddy, Dr Sirish

Dr Sirish Vasireddy

Specialty: Elderly Care Medicine

Location: Royal Derby Hospital

 

Contact information

Telephone: 01332 785347

Email: dhft.dme@nhs.net 

Vasista, Dr Pooja

Dr Pooja Vasista

Specialty: Paediatrics

Location: Queen's Hospital Burton

 

Contact information

Telephone: 01283 593271

Email: Samantha.milloy@nhs.net or rebeccaastbury@nhs.net

 

Velli, Dr Pablo

Dr Pablo Velli

Specialty: Acute Medicine

Location: Royal Derby Hospital

 

Contact information

Telephone: 01332 787606

Email: angela.tedcastle@nhs.net

Email: pablo.velli@nhs.net

Venkataraman, Mr. Raja

Mr. Raja Venkataraman 

Honorary Senior Lecturer, Leciester University, Clinical Governance Lead.

Specialty: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery

Special interest in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty & Arthroscopy

Location: Queen's Hospital Burton

Qualifications & Fellowships

British Orthopaedic Association Trauma Fellow              

Hip and Knee - Advanced Clinical Arthroplasty Fellow

PGCME                              

FRCS                                      

MRCS                                      

MS      

MBBS

Current Position & Career Highlights

Mr. R Venkataraman is currently working as a substantive consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedics at one of the largest NHS trusts, University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation trust. His specialist interests include hip and knee arthroplasty (joint replacement) surgery and arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery excluding soft tissue reconstruction of the knee.

Mr. R Venkataraman graduated with his basic medical and post graduate degree in orthopaedics from one of the top ranked, reputed institutions in India, the Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore. His career in orthopaedics and trauma began in the year 2000. 

Mr. R Venkataraman now has two post graduate degrees in orthopaedics across two continents and an extensive clinical experience across the breadth and depth of this field. He undertook an advanced clinical fellowship training in hip and knee joint replacement surgery from the Golden Jubilee National Hospital, Glasgow. As a British Orthopaedic Association Travelling Clinical Fellow in trauma, he visited the Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard), for a clinical advanced fellowship in trauma.

Mr. R Venkataraman is an Honorary Senior Lecturer for the Leicester university and a Medical Student Block lead for trauma and orthopaedics. He is panel member for the National Specialist Training Recruitment into Orthopaedics and Trauma. With a successfully completed Post graduate Certificate in Medical Education, he is a qualified and RCS & GMC recognized surgical instructor for the European Trauma, Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) course and Educational Supervisor for surgical trainees.

As a Clinical Governance Lead for the trauma and orthopaedic department, Mr. R Venkataraman ensures and cultivates an environment of reporting, investigating, learning from patient related incidents.  

Over the course of his illustrious career, Mr. R Venkataraman has developed and maintained a strong track record in research, audit, quality improvement activities, peer-reviewed publications, and several national and international presentations.  

Affiliations/Memberships

Orthopaedic Trauma Society                                         

British Orthopaedic Association                        

Royal College of Surgeons England                  

Indian Orthopaedic Association

Languages Spoken

English, Hindi, Tamil & Telegu

 

Contact information

Telephone: 01283 593237

Email: liz.firth1@nhs.net

To book a private consultation, please contact: 

Mrs Rebecca Astbury (Private Secretary)

Email:  rebeccaastbury@nhs.net

Vijayan, Dr Rengarajan

Dr Rengarajan Vijayan

Specialty: Oncology

Location: Royal Derby Hospital

 

Contact information

Telephone: 01332 786452

Email: dhft.OncologyPPC@nhs.net