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Mr Syed Aftab, Consultant Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon

Specialising in:

Spine surgery, spinal cord injury, intervertebral disk degeneration, neuro-oncology, adult spinal deformity, paediatric deformity, spinal trauma, spinal tumour surgery minimally invasive spinal surgery, degenerative spinal surgery

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Specialist Details
Full name

Mr Syed Aftab

Qualifications

MA Cantab MBChB FRCS (T&O) MSc

Title

Consultant Orthopaedic & Spinal Surgeon

Syed-Aftab
Specialties

Spinal surgery - orthopaedic,

Site specialisation
Site specialisation 2
Clinical interests

Spine surgery, spinal cord injury, intervertebral disk degeneration, neuro-oncology, adult spinal deformity, paediatric deformity, spinal trauma, spinal tumour surgery minimally invasive spinal surgery, degenerative spinal surgery

Background Information
Biography

Mr Syed Aftab is fellowship a Consultant Spinal Surgeon and studied medicine at Pembroke College, Cambridge University and Edinburgh University. He underwent higher surgical training in Orthopaedics and Spinal Surgery rotation at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore. 
 
Syed has been pioneering the iMAS technique in the UK, using micro access techniques developed by Dr Robert Masson at Neurospine Institute, Orlando, USA (a Federally accredited Centre of Excellence). Syed believes that the best outcomes for patients can only be achieved when decisions are carefully considered and works within the framework of a multidisciplinary team.

Languages spoken

Bengali,English

Availability
Regular Cromwell clinics

No

Clinic days

Mon: Tue: Wed: Thurs: Fri: Sat:

Appointments telephone number

020  7460 5700

Additional Career Information
Year qualified

2006

Memberships

BASS, NASS, BOA

NHS hospitals

Royal London Hospital

Posts
Research interests

Spinal Trauma, Degenerative Spinal Disorders

Key published papers

The use of stem cells for the treatment of spinal surgical conditions.Aftab S, Chimutengwende-Gordon M, Malik A, Lee R.Curr Stem Cell Res Ther. 2013 Nov;8(6):456-63. Review. Unknown Case (Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament in the Thoracic Spine). Aftab SM, Saifuddin A, Kazzaz S, Casey AT. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2010 Dec 20. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. Fat-forming solitary fibrous tumour (lipomatous haemangiopericytoma) of the spine: case report and literature review. Aftab S, Casey A, Tirabosco R, Kabir SR, Saifuddin A.Skeletal Radiol. 2010 Oct;39(10):1039-42. doi: 10.1007/s00256-010-0991-4. Epub 2010 Jul 14. Review.PMID: 20628877 The development and validation of a test for core stabilitySyed Aftab, Tony Betts, Peter Smitham, Ian McCarthy Andrew Goldberg.Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust, Whitechapel, London E1 4BB; Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Brockley Hill, Stanmore HA7?4LPDOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.spinee.2016.01.108

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Our health professionals regularly contribute to hospital publications, as well as national newspaper articles and television coverage.

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