Dr M Ali Abbasi
Consultant Musculoskeletal Radiologist
BSc (Hons), MBBS, MRCS, FRCR
"I am delighted to be part of the Clinical Radiology team at Spire St Anthony's Hospital. There is access to a wide variety of advanced imaging modalities and techniques, providing a high class diagnostic service."
I am a Consultant Musculoskeletal Radiologist and am a member of the British Society of Skeletal Radiologists (BSSR). I have a special interest in sports injuries and I was part of the team of Radiologists working at the World Para Athletics and IAAF World Athletics Championships in London 2017.
I have a special interest in Musculoskeletal Imaging including ultrasound, CT and MRI, including ultrasound-guided interventions.
I regularly teach Radiology trainees. I am a teacher on the King's College Hospital FRCR 2B course. I deliver lectures and practical teaching sessions on Musculoskeletal ultrasound and intervention on renowned courses.
I am Lead Radiologist for the Integrated Sports Injury Clinic at Spire St Anthony's Hospital which adopts a multidisciplinary approach to provide patients with a high quality service.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr M Ali Abbasi at Spire include:
Musculoskeletal ultrasound, specifically for acute sports injuries. Ultrasound guided injections to joints and peritendinous injections, dry needling, high volume injections, hydrodilatation, and hip and shoulder MRI Arthrograms. Carpal tunnel treatment, ganglion removal.
MBBS, BSc (Hons), MRCS(2006), FRCR / St. George's Hospital Medical School, University of London, Guys, Kings and St Thomas' School of Biomedical Science (2000), MRCS (2006), FRCR (2014) / 2003
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, BSc(Hons), Bachelor of Science (Hons), Membership of Royal College of Surgeons
Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists
British Society of Skeletal Radiologists
British Association of Sports and Exercise Medicine
Football Association Medical Society
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
University of Surrey - Visiting Reader, Sports and Exercise Science
I like to spend time with my wife and children and shuttling them between their extensive extracurricular clubs! I enjoy participating in a range of sports, particularly football and cricket but increasingly more of a spectator these days!