Dr Kristian Kley is an internationally-renowned consultant knee and hip surgeon who specialises in minimally-invasive total hip replacement, complex osteotomy and partial knee replacement alongside total knee replacement, reconstructive knee surgery and knee arthritis treatment. He privately practices at London clinic Orthopaedic Specialists at Harley Street Specialist Hospital and is based in Hannover, Germany.
Dr Kley, who is held in high regard by his patients and peers alike, exemplified in reviews of his work, prides himself in pioneering new technologies and techniques for applying osteotomy to knee conditions that have now become accepted practice for fellow colleagues. Furthermore, his highly-efficient surgical workflows act as a model for others to follow.
Dr Kley's reputation is enhanced by his qualifications and training. He was awarded a Staatsexamen, which is equivalent to an MBBS, from Hannover Medical School (Medizinische Hochschule Hannover) in 2015 and then undertook a five-year orthopaedic trauma residency with the respected Professor Philipp Lobenhoffer. Before this, he worked for respected organisations including the Henrietten Foundation, Anna Foundation and Sportclinic Germany.
Dr Kley, whose subspecialties also include fracture fixation surgery, hip arthroplasty and patella realignment, is a consulting surgeon for several international organisations. He is popular speaker who lectures, teaches and carries out live surgery for educational purposes.
His research is also published in various peer-reviewed journals and he is an active guest member of the AO Foundations' Joint Preservation Expert Group.