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Mr Ali Shafighian - Orthopaedics

Mr Ali Shafighian is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Banbury, Oxfordshire who specialises in upper limb surgery.

Based at: The Cherwell Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

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Clinical interests

Mr Shafighian specialises in hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder problems

Mr Shafighian completed his orthopaedic training in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery on the Charing Cross, St Mary’s and Chelsea circuit in 2009. Since then he has worked as a Consultant in hand and upper limb surgery at the Royal Surrey County and Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals.

Throughout his training he has cultivated an interest in hand, wrist and shoulder surgery. This culminated in a yearlong fellowship at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane, Australia, which involved the treatment of complex, elective and traumatic disorders of the hand and upper limb, including the microvascular replantation of severed digits.

His hand and wrist interests are the treatment of simple and complex Dupuytren’s disease, hand and wrist trauma including nerve and tendon injury, as well as elective procedures for arthritis. For the shoulder he routinely performs arthroscopic and open surgery for common conditions such as impingement, rotator cuff tear and arthritis.

Academic background

MBBS at Charing Cross / Westminster
BSc RNOH, Stanmore and UCL
FRCS (Orthopaedics)
CCT (Trauma and Orthopaedics)
GMC Full Registration 1998 GMC Specialist register Trauma & Orthopaedic 2009

Fellowship:  Hand and Upper Limb Surgery, Brisbane, Australia, July 2008 - July 2009

Professional Memberships

British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)
British Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH)

Clinic Times

Flexible - check with appointments