Mr Govinda Prasad
Consultant orthopaedic surgeon
Mr Prasad specialises in hip and knee joint replacements and knee arthroscopic surgery.
He has worked as a consultant since 1999, initially at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and has been at Northumbria Healthcare since 2004. Prior to this he undertook registrar training in the Northern region.
He is actively involved in research regarding joint replacement surgery.
In addition Mr Prasad is involved in education and trains registrars in trauma management, joint replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery and general orthopaedics.
Mr Prasad sees patients in Hexham and North Tyneside General Hospitals.