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Mr Nadim Aslam

Mr Nadim Aslam

Consultant Orthopaedic Knee, Sports Medicine and Hip Specialist Surgeon
BMSc, MBChB, FRCS(Eng), FRCS(Orth), MFSEM(UK)

Practising at

Spire South Bank Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Nadim Aslam at Spire include:

Orthopaedics

Other treatments

Partial and Total Knee Replacement, Patella Stabilisation procedures, Revision Knee Surgery and High Tibial Osteotomy, Sports injury, Sports medicine, Acute knee injuries, Sports Hip Injury, Minimally invasive Total Hip Replacement

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Professional profile

Mr Nadim Aslam completed his specialist orthopaedic training at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford. Having worked with some of the foremost authorities in this field in Oxford, he undertook fellowship training in knee surgery at the Orthopaedic and Arthritic Institute, Sunnybrook with Dr John Cameron, an internationally renowned knee surgeon and sports injury specialist, and St Michaels Hospital, Toronto with leading knee and hip arthroplasty surgeons. This gave him considerable experience in newer minimally invasive techniques, computer navigation surgery and uncemented implants in the field of joint replacement, and was combined with practical exposure to clinical and basic science research in cartilage engineering. He has published and presented on topics internationally. He has also been awarded membership of the faculty of sports and exercise medicine in 2008.

Before his appointment, he undertook a further specialist Knee and Hip fellowship in Oxford to gain specific training in cartilage and bone conserving surgery (Oxford unicompartmental knee replacement and Hip Resurfacing). He has extensive experience in the Oxford unicompartmental knee having worked closely with the designers. Mr Aslam is committed to a patient-centred approach to orthopaedic surgery, he believes the patients should be fully involved in the decision making process.

Mr Aslam has extensive experience in all aspects of knee and hip surgery including arthroscopy and arthroplasty work. His main interest includes primary and revision arthroplasty of the knee and hip. Nowadays, younger patients fulfil the criteria for joint replacement and he has visited the Joint Replacement Institute, Los Angeles to train in hip resurfacing, and the Rush Institute, Chicago to train in minimally invasive knee and hip surgery.

Research interests: Sports injuries of the knee, Sports medicine, Use of newer bearing surfaces in hip and knee replacement, Bone conservation surgery, Oxford unicompartmental replacement, Outcome measures hip and knee replacement.


Clinical Interests

Sports injury
Sports medicine
Arthroscopy
Rheumatoid arthritis
Knee surgery

Special Clinical Interests: ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) reconstruction, Arthroscopy under local anaesthesia, PCL (posterior cruciate ligament) reconstruction, Meniscus transplant, Cartilage transplant, Partial and total knee replacements, Complex knee revision surgery, Hip replacement in the young patient, Revision Arthroplasty.

Private contact details

Telephone 01905 362 003
Private secretary Rebecca Morgan and Georgina Woodward
Private secretary telephone 01905 362 003
Private secretary fax 01905 362004
Private secretary email Rebecca.Morgan-Smith@spirehealthcare.com

Media Coverage

Worcestershire Knee and Hip Clinic

3 Counties Arthritis Care

Foundation Skills Centre

Mr Aslam's Worcester Warriors Profile

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
British Orthopaedic Association
British Association for Surgery of the Knee
British Hip Society
European Society of Sports Traumatology
Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine
Girdlestone Orthopaedic Society
International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Knee, Sports Injury and Hip Specialist, Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust

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Personal Profile

Mr Aslam was born in Oxford and moved to Worcestershire to take up his Consultant position. He has two young children. Whilst his family occupies the majority of his time, Mr Aslam has a wide variety of interests including most sports (particularly football, cricket and rugby), DIY, literature and music. He is involved in various educational courses for surgical trainees. He believes surgeons have a duty to provide the highest quality of care at all times.

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