Dr. Shamshudin Mohammed- Best Orthopaedic Surgeon
Our ability to move is something we often take for granted until we’re faced with an injury or condition that limits our mobility. That’s where Dr. Shamshudin Mohammed comes in. He is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with a sub-speciality in upper limb and knee and sports surgery at Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi.
Let’s delve into his education, interests, and medical practice.
Education and Training
Dr. Mohammed’s journey to becoming an orthopaedic surgeon started with his basic medical training (MBChB) at the University of Nairobi. He then went ahead to complete his training as a General Surgeon at Aga Khan University, Nairobi (MMed Gen Surg). He completed his training as an Orthopaedic Surgeon in South Africa (H. Dip Orth SA, FC Orth SA) and further sub-specialized in upper limb, knee and sports surgery in Australia (FAOrth A). He has taken part in many international seminars and workshops as part of his dedication to lifelong learning so as to stay current with innovations in his field.
Expertise and Interests
Dr. Mohammed’s interests in orthopaedic surgery include minimally invasive orthopaedic surgery, upper limb surgery (hand, wrist, elbow, shoulder surgery, reconstruction and replacement), knee, ankle and cartilage surgery. He is renowned for his patient-centered approach and is passionate about giving his patients individualized care.
Innovative Technology and High Success Rates
Dr. Mohammed’s treatments are a testament to his commitment to excellence. He uses state-of-the-art technology such as arthroscopic cameras, robotic-assisted surgery and 3D printing to enhance accuracy and minimize the invasiveness of the procedures. His success rate in orthopaedic surgeries is impressive, and he has helped many patients regain their mobility and independence.
Creative Medical Practice
Dr. Mohammed’s medical practice is creative, and he goes above and beyond to ensure that his patients receive the best care possible. He collaborates with other healthcare providers, including physiotherapists, occupational therapists, and nutritionists, to provide comprehensive care to his patients. He also takes the time to educate his patients on their condition and treatment options, empowering them to make informed decisions.