Mr Plaha gained the fellowship of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Bombay in 1975. Working mainly in major trauma in Bombay, India he trained in general paediatrics and vascular surgery. Moving to London to further his orthopaedic training, he gained FRCS Edinburgh, FRCS England and FRCS (Tr & Orth) Edinburgh. He continued in trauma and general orthopaedics as well as becoming a consultant for Barking Havering and Redbridge Hospital in 1992. His specialities are lower limb reconstruction surgery and complex hip revision surgery.

Contact details:

NHS appointments
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Barking, Havering & Redbridge Hospitals NHS Trust
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Princess Grace Hospital Tel: Email:

Private consultations
Nuffield Health Brentwood Hospital
Tel: 01277 695 695

Clinics held:
Weekly Wednesday 14:00 – 19:00


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Medical qualifications:
MS, FCPS, FRCS (Edin), FRCS (Eng), FRCS(Tr&Orth)

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Member of:
• Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
• Royal College of Surgeons of England
• Fellow British Orthopaedic Association
• British Medical Association (Chairman of B.H.R. Division)

Personal interests:
Cricket and house refurbishments.