Our Team


Mr Hafiz Javaid Iqbal

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon & Chairperson - Practical Orthopaedic Skills Course and Orthopaedic Casting Course

Mr Javaid Iqbal - MBBS, MRCS, MSC HS (Tr & Orth), FRCS (Tr & Orth) is currently working as a Consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Mr Iqbal has a special interest in Lower Limb arthroplasty, Sports Knee Surgery, Knee Osteotomy and General Trauma.

Mr Kuntal Patel

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon & Chairperson - Orthopaedic On-Call Survival Course

Mr Kuntal Patel - MS (Orth), MRCS (Ed), Dip SEM (GB & I), FRCS (Tr&Orth), MSc (Sports Injuries) and MSc (Health Science and Practice) is currently working as a Consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust. Mr Patel is also a Surgical Tutor in the North West Deanery, Health Education England. Special interests includes Trauma Surgery and Hip & Knee Arthroplasty.

Mr Arun Khajuria

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Arun Khajuria - MS Orth. DNB Orth. MCh Orth. MNAMS. Fellow European Board (Tr and Orth.) FRCS Eng.(Tr and Orth), is currently working as a Consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at University Hospitals Morecambe NHS Foundation Trust. Mr Khajuria has a special interest in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty.

Dr Peter Gibson

Consultant Orthogeriatrician

Dr Peter Gibson - MBChB, FRCP is currently working as a Consultant Orthogeriatrician at Northern Manchester General Hospital. Dr Gibson has played a key role in generation of several trust guidelines and formulated trauma pathways to help optimise care of trauma patients at Northern Care Alliance NHS Group.

Mr Azeem Ahmed

Associate Specialist

Mr Azeem Ahmed is currently working as an Associate Specialist in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at North Manchester General Hospital. Mr Ahmed has a special interest in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty.

Mr Aatif Mahmood

SAS/Associate Specialist

Mr Aatif Mahmood is currently working as SAS/Associate Specialist in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at Countess of Chester Hospital.

Mr Nagaraj Prashanth

Specialist Registrar

Mr Nagaraj Prashanth is currently working as an Specialist Registrar in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust. Mr Prashanth has a special interest in Foot and Ankle Surgery.

Mr Poornanand Goru

Specialist Registrar - Orthopaedics

Mr Poornanand Goru is currently working as a Specialist Registrar (SpR) in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Mr Goru has a special interest in Spinal Surgery.

Mr Lokesh Bhambani

Specialist Registrar - Orthopaedics

Mr Lokesh is currently working as a Specialist Registrar (SpR) in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at London North West University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.

Mr Parthasaradhi Gajula

Specialist Registrar - Orthopaedics

Mr Parthasaradhi Gajula - MRCSEd, FRCSEd (Tr&Orth) is currently working as a Specialist Registrar (SpR) in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at Royal Orthopaedic Hospital Birmingham. Mr Gajula has a special interest in Orthopaedic Oncology and Lower Limb Arthroplasty.

Mr Cristian Butaliu

Specialist Registrar

Mr Cristian Butaliu is currently working as a Specialist Registrar in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals Manchester NHS Foundation Trust.

Mr Srikanth Gandavaram

Specialist Registrar - Orthopaedics

Mr Srikanth Gandavaram is currently working as a Specialist Registrar (SpR) in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust. Mr Gandavaram has a special interest in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty.

Miss Sadia Afzal

Speciality Registrar (StR) - Orthopaedics

Miss Sadia Afzal is currently undertaking Specialty Training (ST7) in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery from North West Deanery, Health Education England.

Mr Peter Orton

Specialty Registrar (StR) - Orthopaedics

Mr Peter Orton is currently undertaking Specialty Training (ST4) in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery from North West Deanery, Health Education England.

Mr Martin Sharrock

Specialty Registrar (StR) - Orthopaedics

Mr Martin Sharrock is currently undertaking Specialty Training (ST4) in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery from North West Deanery, Health Education England.

Mr Albert Tang

Speciality Registrar - Orthopaedics

Mr Albert Tang is currently working as a Specialty Registrar in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at North Manchester General Hospital.

Mr Amit Singh

Specialty Doctor - Orthopaedics

Mr Amit Singh is currently working as a Specialist Registrar (SpR) in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at Royal Lancaster Infirmary.

Dr Ehab Hussin

International Training Fellow [MCh] - Orthopaedics

Dr Ehab Hussin is currently working as Trust Doctor in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, North Manchester General Hospital.

Dr Akshay Lekhi

International Training Fellow [MCh] - Orthopaedics

Dr Akshay Lekhi is currently working as a Specialist Registrar (SpR) in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust.

Dr Ameya Kanitkar

Specialty Doctor - Orthopaedics

Dr Ameya Kanitkar is currently working as a Specialist Registrar (SpR) in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, North Manchester General Hospital.

Dr Kunwar Thakre

Specialty Doctor - Orthopaedics

Dr Kunwar Thakre is currently working as a Specialist Registrar (SpR) in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, North Manchester General Hospital.

Mr Aditya Malik

Specialty Doctor - Orthopaedics

Mr Aditya Malik is currently working as a Specialist Registrar (SpR) in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, North Manchester General Hospital.

Dr Jeetu Mohanachandran

International Training Fellow [MCh] - Orthopaedics

Dr Jeetu Mohanachandran is currently working as an International Training Fellow in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, North Manchester General Hospital.

Mr Rex Turita

Plaster Technician

Mr Rex Turita is currently working as Plaster Technician at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust.

Mr Muhammad Usman Ali

Lead Organiser and Course Convenor

Mr Muhammad U. Ali is the former CST Sub-Specialty Lead for Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery in the North West Deanery, Health Education England. Mr Ali is currently undergoing his Specialty Training (ST3) in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery from North West London.

Miss Mehvish Usman

Lead Organiser and Course Co-Convenor

Miss Mehvish Usman is a Specialty Registrar in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Dr Muhammad Umer Rasool

Lead Organiser - Educational and Admin Support

Dr Muhammad Umer Rasool is a Trust Doctor in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at North Manchester General Hospital.

Mr Hassan Shafiq

Lead Organiser - Facility Management

Mr Hassan Shafiq is a Trust Doctor in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at Newham General Hospital.

Dr Hamzah Jamshed

Lead Organiser - Admin Support

Dr Hamzah Jamshed is a FY2 Doctor in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at Shrewsbury & Telford Hospital NHS Trust.

Mr Hafiz Muhammad Umer

Lead Organiser - Recruitment Team

Mr Hafiz M. Umer is a Specialty Registrar in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at Countess of Chester Hospital.

Mr Karim Iqbal

Lead Organiser - Admin Management

Mr Karim Iqbal is a Research Fellow in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at Stockport NHS Foundation Trust.

Mr Mohammad Noah Khan

Lead Organiser - Academic Support

Mr Noah Khan is an Orthopaedic-Themed Core Surgical Trainee at Royal Victoria Hospital.

Dr Christopher Waugh

Lead Organiser - Advertisement Team

Dr Christopher Waugh is working as a Trust Grade Doctor in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at Royal Oldham Hospital.

Dr Hamza Sheikh

Lead Organiser - Educational Support

Dr Hamza Sheikh is a FY2 level Doctor in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust.

Dr Maheshwarareddy Eevuri

Lead Organiser - Academic Support

Dr Maheshwarareddy Eevuri is a Trust Doctor in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at Royal Lancaster Infirmary.

Dr Srikiran Thalanki

Organiser - Multimedia Support

Dr Srikiran Thalanki is a Specialty Registrar in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at Royal Wolverhampton Trust.

Dr Elishbah Naveed Irfan

Event Photography

Dr Elishbah Naveed is an aspiring doctor with passion for photography. She has led a lot of formal events as an official photographer and enjoys capturing the candid moments!