Professor Hemant Pandit

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Professor Hemant Pandit.Email:

Research profile and key clinical specialties

My current roles include NIHR Senior Investigator, Yorkshire and Humber CRN MSK speciality Lead, NIHR Mentor, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, and Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery.

I am Deputy Director Designate Leeds BRC (2022) and 4ward North director (one of 8). I am also a member of the NJR research committee and a panel member on the NIHR committees.

Key clinical specialities include elective orthopaedics, osteoarthritis, joint replacement and cartilage regeneration techniques, and peri-prosthetic fractures.

Two key publications

Possible PhD projects

  • Development and validation of implantable sensors for monitoring functioning and performance of a joint replacement
  • Injectable use in cartilage regeneration techniques in knee OA – safety, efficacy and cost-effectiveness
  • Kinematic Vs Mechanical Alignment in knee replacement – mechanism of action and efficacy evaluation

More information

I currently supervise 9 PhD students (5 as principal and 4 as co-supervisor) with 12 successful PhDs previously.

My multidisciplinary team includes engineers, statisticians, early and mid-career researchers, methodologists and trial support staff.


Keywords: CRN MSK, peri-prosthetic, knee, fractures, bone, orthopaedic, Osteoarthritis, Joint replacement, cartilage, Hemant, Pandit, Leeds