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Mr Graham Keene
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MBBS - London University
FRCS (Orth) - Royal College of Surgeons of England

Telephone: 
01223 216102
Secretary: 
Sheri Pettican
Professional bodies : 
  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Hip Society
  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
GMC number: 
3257410
Specialties: 
  • Hip replacement and resurfacing surgery
  • Hip revision surgery
  • Hip arthroscopic surgery
  • Knee arthroscopic surgery
  • Knee replacement surgery
  • Knee revision surgery
  • General trauma surgery

Graham Keene is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, specialising in many aspects of hip and knee surgery. He has a particular interests are in hip replacement surgery, hip resurfacing surgery, knee replacement surgery, hip/knee revision replacement surgery, and arthroscopic surgery of the hip and knee. He undertakes a limited amount of trauma surgery, especially for fractures around the hip.

He qualified as a Doctor in 1987 and did his basic surgical training in the Southeast, being awarded the FRCS in 1991. Following this he undertook his higher surgical training in trauma and orthopaedic surgery on the East Anglian program and was awarded the FRCS (Orth) in 1995. Subsequently, he undertook a sub‐specialty training fellowship in arthroplasty (joint replacement) surgery with eminent surgeons in the field in Adelaide, South Australia. He was appointed to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in 1998.

As a consultant, he has since undertaken over 7,500 surgical procedures, including 3,500 hip replacement, resurfacing and revision procedures. He has extensive experience in complex primary total hip replacement surgery, hip resurfacing (with the Birmingham hip) and revision hip replacement surgery. His particular interests include:

  • Investigation of unexplained hip pain, bursitis, early osteoarthritis
  • Total hip replacement surgery; primary and revision
  • Hip resurfacing replacement with the Birmingham Hip
  • Arthroscopic hip preservation surgery, for labral tears and hip impingement
  • Arthroscopic knee surgery for meniscus/meniscal tears
  • Total knee replacement surgery, primary and revision
  • Medicolegal reporting for personal injury and litigation
  • General trauma surgery

Most joint replacement surgery is for arthritis – osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, post-traumatic arthritis, etc. With his colleagues in the Addenbrooke’s Lysosomal Disorders Unit, he undertakes surgery for patients with Gaucher Disease. With his colleagues in the Ophthalmology Department, he undertakes surgery for patients with Stickler Syndrome. He also sees many patients, young and mature, with avascular necrosis (AVN), often associated with chronic liver or kidney disease, or following treatment for leukaemia/lymphoma.

Teaching and Research: Graham Keene has been involved in education, instruction and teaching throughout his professional career, from medical student teaching, to directing ATLS Courses, to presenting research at national and international orthopaedic meetings, teaching orthopaedic specialist registrars, physios, medical students, etc.

Graham Keene has an extensive research portfolio in clinical practice, covering a wide range of arthroplasty (joint replacement) and trauma related topics. This includes some 80-90 published papers, abstracts, presentations, posters, videos, etc.