Mr. Syed Ahmed, is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with a focus that is almost entirely on hip surgery. He’s known for his high volume of hip replacements, performing over 500 annually with a particular interest in minimally invasive hip replacement.
Mr Ahmed graduated from University of Sheffield’s Medical School and completed his Higher Surgical Training in Trauma & Orthopaedics in Kent, Surrey and Sussex. He then went on to gain international experience in Toronto to further sub-specialise in lower limb arthroplasty. Following this, he worked at University College London Hospital gaining significant experience in complex hip and knee replacements, revision hip surgery and robotic hip and knee arthroplasty. During his fellowship, he performed a high volume of robotic joint replacements. He also has a specialist interest in managing prosthetic joint infections.
Mr Ahmed ensures that he uses the latest in hip and knee technology and has a specific interest in enhanced recovery after hip/knee replacement and minimally invasive surgery.
He has widely published in several peer-reviewed journals and has also presented at international orthopaedic meetings in Canada, Switzerland, Portugal and India. A list of his most recent publications can be found via the Research Gate website.
Mr Ahmed is an enthusiastic tennis player and an avid Roger Federer fan.
Hip Replacement FAQ’s
Mr Syed Ahmed, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at The Horder Centre, discusses the four signs a hip replacement may be needed, what the procedure entails and what to expect after surgery, including the top tips to aid recovery.
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1. The British Hip Society Travelling Fellowship. He was one of two orthopaedic surgeons to be awarded the prestigious BHS Fellowship in 2019. This gave him the unique opportunity to gain experience at the internationally renowned Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York.
2. Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Scholarship to attend their meeting in Florida, USA – December 2019.
3. European Hip Society Travelling Fellowship Invited to visit specialist orthopaedic units in Italy.