John Dabis

Consultant Knee Surgeon


Mr Dabis has a specialist interest in knee preservation and sports knee injuries.

John has extensive training and experience in all aspects of knee pathology, ranging from paediatric knee conditions, ligament ruptures and sports injuries, to complex and revision knee surgery. He is trained in using navigation, robotics and minimally invasive techniques. John has trained and has experience in all aspects of knee surgery, he is fellowship trained by both national and international leading authorities in knee preservation techniques. 


John graduated from Bart’s and the Royal London Medical school in 2006, then went on to complete his specialty training in South West London. He undertook a prestigious national fellowship in the UK Osteotomy Centre, Basingstoke, and the world renowned international fellowship in Brisbane Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Centre.


Mr Dabis was awarded the BOSTAA traveling fellowship in Europe, and is fellowship trained in trauma as well as having been awarded the AO trauma fellowship in Boston Massachusetts. Furthermore, John attended a trauma observership in Pretoria, South Africa. He was appointed as Consultant specialist Knee and Trauma surgeon in Kingston Hospital in July 2019.


Mr Dabis' clinical interests

  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Meniscal repair
  • ACL reconstruction
  • Total knee replacement

Publications, lectures and teaching

  • Mumbai International Knee Osteotomy Course
  • Basingstoke Knee Masterclass
  • The Arthrex Live Knee Surgery Symposium

Society memberships

  • British Orthopaedic Sports Trauma and Arthroscopy Association
  • European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy



Contact details

To find out more, or to arrange an appointment please contact my secretary, Madolyn Palmer who will be more than happy to help:

DDI: +44 (0) 203 432 3009
Mobile: +44 (0) 737 741 5934

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