List of best orthopedic hospitals in Kenya and best orthopedic doctors in Kenya

We reveal the Best Orthopedic Hospitals in Kenya and the best orthopedic doctors in Kenya here….      

Orthopedics refers to a branch of medicine that deals with bones and muscle and is mainly concerned with the prevention or correction of deformities, injuries, or disorders of the skeleton and its associated structures.

In this article, we shall list some of the best orthopedic hospitals in Kenya including the Best Orthopedic Hospitals in Nairobi so you should read it to the end if you’re looking for a good Orthopedic Hospital you can go for treatment.

Best Orthopedic Hospitals in Kenya

Below is a list of the best Orthopedic Hospitals in Kenya

Tenwek hospital

Tenwek offers treatment for crippling or debilitating Orthopedic issues and can be convenient if you live in the Rift Valley.

It is located in Silibwet Township (Bomet County)


Telephone:  +254-728-091-900/+254 710 602 013/+254 780 524 524 /+254 780 091 900 /+254 771 220 225



Karen Hospital

You can get excellent treatment and care for various Orthopaedic and spinal illnesses including arthroscopy and joint replacements.

Is Karen the best orthopedic hospital in Nairobi? Well, it’s really good and is considered a leading option together with Aga Khan Hospital when it comes to Orthopaedic ailments.


Telephone:  0726 222001



St. Luke’s Orthopedic and trauma hospital

St Luke’s is a specialized Orthopedic and trauma hospital and is another great option if you’re in the Rift Valley (it operates from Eldoret)


Telephone:   0707 611625



P.C.E.A Kikuyu orthopedic unit

Another highly-rated hospital is P.C.E.A Kikuyu Hospital (Their orthopedic unit is very well equipped).


Telephone: 0722 207636



AIC-CURE International (inside AIC Kijabe Hospital)

AIC-CURE International hospital is awesome too even for Orthopaedic Surgeries.

It is hosted by AIC Kijabe Hospital.


Telephone: 0733 770653



Nairobi West Hospital

Nairobi West Hospital also offers super comprehensive care for different Orthopaedic afflictions including hip, knee, and joint problems.

It is also considered among the top orthopedic hospital in Kenya and offers even Paediatric orthopedic services and arthritis Diagnosis.


Telephone: 0730 600000



The Aga Khan University Hospital

Aga Khan hospital provides comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic services for a wide variety of musculoskeletal conditions including orthopedic oncology, sports medicine, upper limb surgery, and joint reconstruction.

As mentioned earlier, it’s one of the very best orthopedic hospitals in Kenya though it can a bit expensive.


Telephone: 0111 011888




Upper Hill Orthopedic Clinic

The clinic provides conservative management of various orthopedic conditions such as platelet-rich plasma injections for enteropathies, general orthopedics such as trauma, and complex revision procedures.



Orthobridge Orthopedic Centre

Orthobridge is a leading orthopedic center providing expert care for orthopedic injuries and conditions to improve the quality of your life and pre-injury state.

It specializes in a wide array of approaches, from the most conservative treatment such as physical therapy to the most innovative and minimally invasive orthopedic surgeries.



Spine Clinic Africa

This is a healthcare organization that particularly excels in spine surgeries and pain management.


The Bone & Joint Clinic – Arguably the best bone hospital in Kenya

The Bone and Joint Clinic is a proven leader in the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of general and specialized orthopedic



St. Peters Orthopaedic & Surgical Speciality Centre

The center boasts of well-experienced orthopedic surgeons/doctors who offer specialized orthopedic care to all patients in Kenya.


Nairobi Spine & Orthopaedic Centre

This is the only hospital in Kenya dedicated exclusively to orthopedics.

It provides superior bedside care for patients having surgery and a comprehensive range of orthopedic services to meet all patients’ needs


List of orthopedic doctors in Nairobi

Well, there are a few orthopedic doctors here in Kenya but the majority of them are based in Nairobi.

The following is a compilation of the most popular orthopedic doctors in Nairobi:

  • Josephat A.O Mulimba- Call 0703 823178
  • Michael Maru- Call   020 440 1349
  • David Stuart- Call 020 2710463
  • Prakesh M. Heda- Call 020 2729979
  • Amer Karim- Call 0707 181205
  • Calisto Odongo- Call 0722 339488
  • George Museve- Call  +254 20 2243474 / +254 20 2243475
  • Gakuu L.N.- Call 0722 208370
  • Samuel Okoth Owinga- Call +254 20 3741059
  • Prof Josephat Awuor O. Mulimba- Call 0703 823178
  • Ezekiel Oburu- Call 0708 728060
  • Assad Mungai- Call +254 727 484 567
  • N. H Bhanj- Call 020 3742561
  • Neeraj Krishman- Call 0722 366 294
  • Timothy Kogoda Byakika- Call 0722 798199


List of Orthopedic Surgeons in Kenya

  • George Khateith Museve- Call  +254 20 2243474 / +254 20 2243475
  • Gathua L.G- Call +254722410129
  • John Atinga- Call 0733 737769
  • Gakuu L.N. -Call 0722 208370
  • Prakesh M Heda- Call 020 2729979
  • David Stuart- Call 020 2710463
  • Amer Karim- Call  0707 181205
  • Col (Dr) Adari George- Call 0701 794697
  • Dr George Omondi Afulo- Call 020 2744321
  • Assad Mughal – Call 0727 484567
  • Timothy Kagoda Byakika- Call 0722 798199
  • Samuel Okoth Owinga- Call +254 20 3741059
  • Neeraj Krishman- Call 0722 366 294



Orthopedic Doctors in Kenyatta National Hospital

  • Doctor Ahmed Omar – specializes in Adult Spine Surgery, Pediatric Neurology, Adult Neurosurgery, Pediatric Spine Surgery, Pediatric Neurosurgery, and Adult Neurology.
  • Doctor Peter Kitunguu – Specializes in Pediatric Neurosurgery, Adult Neurology, Pediatric Neurology, Adult Neurosurgery, Pediatric Spine Surgery, and Adult Spine Surgery.
  • Doctor Brian Rono – Specializes in Joint Replacement, Adult Orthopedics, Adult Orthopedic Surgery and Arthroscopy, and Sports injuries.
  • Doctor Sylvia Shitsama – Specializes in Adult Spine Surgery, Pediatric, Adult Neurosurgery, Pediatric Spine Surgery, Adult Neurology, and Pediatric Neurosurgery.
  • Doctor Susan Karanja – Specializes in Adult Spine Surgery, Pediatric Neurosurgery, Adult Neurology, Pediatric Neurology, Adult Neurosurgery, and Pediatric Spine Surgery.

So those are the names to ask for if you’d like to be treated by Orthopedic specialists at Kenyatta National Hospital.

Quick recovery!



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