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Masood Shafafy, MB BS, FRCS, FRCS

Consultant Spinal Surgeon


Contact Details:

NHS Hospital

Nottingham University Hospitals
Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery 

D Floor, West Block 
Queens Medical Centre 
Derby Road 

Tel: +44 115 924 9924 Direct Extension 61005 (Bev Beeson - Secretary

E-mail : /



      2004 (May)    :  FRCS ( Trauma & Orthopaedics)
      2001 (June)   :  PgDip in  Orthpaedic Engineering
      1998 (April)   :  FRCS  (Eng)
      1994 (June)   :  MB BS (St Bartholomew's Hospital Medical College) London, UK



      1999 -2001  : Orthopaedic Engineering, Cardiff University, UK
      1989 -1994  : St Bartholomew's Hospital Medical College, London, UK        



     2006-2007   :   Senior Spinal Fellowship, QMC, Nottingham, UK 
     2005-2006   :   Senior Spinal Fellowship, NOC, Oxford, UK
     2000-2005   :   Specialist Training in Trauma & Orthopaedics orth East Thames, The Royal London Rotation, UK
     1995-1999   :   Basic Surgical Training, Essex and London, UK
     1994-1995   :   Pre-registration House Jobs, London, UK              


Professional Membership:

      1- Spine Society of Europe (SSE)
      2- British Association of Spinal Surgeons (BASS)
      3- British Scoliosis Society (BSS)
      4- British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)
      5- British Orthopaedic Trainee's Association (BOTA)
      6- International AO Spine, Silver member, Delegate
      7- British Medical association (BMA)


Current  Appointment

Nov 07 - Consultant Spinal Surgeon 
              Complex deformity and spinal reconstruction   
              Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery
              Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK


Previous Appointments Prior to SPR Rotation : 

Nov 07 - Oct 09:   Consultant Orthopaedic and Spinal Surgeon   
                            Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Trust,
                            Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, UK

July 07 - Oct 07:    Locum Consultant Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon   
                            Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery
                            Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK

July 06 - June 07:  Senior Clinical Fellow in Spinal Surgery
                            to Mr JK Webb, Mr SMH. Mehdian,  Mr MP. Grevitt, Mr BJ. Freeman,
                            Spinal Unit, Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery
                            Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK

Jan 06 - June 06:  Senior Clinical Fellow in Spinal Surgery
                            to MR J. Wilson-MacDonald, Mr J. Fairbank, Mr G. Bowden
                            Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre and John Radcliffe Hospital, 
                            Oxford, UK             

Specialist Training Programme in Trauma and Orthopaedics: North East Thames

The Royal London hospital Rotation
Training Number: LDN/024/034/N
Entry Date: 10/1/2000
CCT Award : 22/3/2006


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