Orthopaedic surgery

Aswinkumar Vasireddy image

Mr Aswinkumar Vasireddy

Consultant Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon
Qualifications:

MBBS, MRCS, DipT&O, FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Year qualified:

2003

GMC No. or equivalent

6076607

Primary speciality:

Orthopaedic surgery

Specialist interests:

Lower limb fractures, upper limb fractures, pelvis and acetabular fractures, open fractures.

Professional memberships:

British Orthopaedic Association

Orthopaedic Trauma Society (UK)

Orthopaedic Trauma Association (USA)

PA name:

Diane O’Hagen

Telephone:

+44 20 3862 3990

Consulting address:

Guthrie Clinic
King's College Hospital
NHS Foundation Trust
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS

Clinic times:

Wednesday and Thursday afternoons

Consultation charges:

£ fee-assured with Insurance companies; please contact PA directly for self-pay and international patients.Initial consultation

£ fee-assured with Insurance companies; please contact PA directly for self-pay and international patients.Follow up consultation

Biography

Mr Vasireddy is a fellowship trained Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon specialising in the management of complex lower limb, pelvis, acetabulum and upper limb fractures. He works as a full-time 100% Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon at King’s College Hospital (Major Trauma Centre) in London. He is only one of two full time Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeons in London. 

 He completed his medical degree at Guy’s, King’s & St. Thomas’ School of Medicine. After medical school and the completion of Basic Surgical Training, he was appointed to the South East Thames Trauma & Orthopaedic Rotation. He completed further specialist Orthopaedic Trauma training at The Royal London Hospital and Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowships at Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham (under Prof Moran) and at King’s College Hospital in London. In addition, he has also completed Travelling Fellowships in the USA and has worked at Shock Trauma Centre (Baltimore), Harborview Medical Centre (Seattle), Massachusetts General Hospital (Boston) and MetroHealth Medical Centre (Cleveland). 

Mr Vasireddy is one of a handful of surgeons who also works as a Pre-hospital Care Doctor. In this role, he continues to work as a current Pre-Hospital Care Consultant on the Regional Air Ambulance Service and is the research lead for this organisation. 

He holds two Academic Lecturer posts:

       1. Lecturer at the Institute of Pre-Hospital Care at London's Air Ambulance

       2. Honorary Clinical Lecturer at he Blizard Institute of Trauma Sciences, Barts and The London Medical School.

Mr Vasireddy is the only full-time Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon at King’s College Hospital. He is in charge of the three trauma-fellowship training programmes at King’s and is heavily involved in the training of junior doctors. He also has a keen interest in research and was recently presented with the National Institute of Health Research Clinical Research Network Strategic ‘Greenshoots’ Award. He is the principal investigator for numerous national and international research studies. He is invited faculty on many trauma-related courses both nationally and internationally.

International and National Awards:

  • 2019 National Institute of Health Research – Clinical Research Network Strategic ‘Greenshoots’ Award  
  • 2018 British Orthopaedic Association Zimmer Biomet Travelling Fellowship.  
  • 2010 European Society for Trauma & Emergency Surgery Grant Recipient.

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