Mr Mohamed Ahmed
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
QualificationsSpecialist in Trauma and Orthopaedics
Main NHS base:
Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust
Trauma and orthopaedics with a special interest in spinal surgery.
Mr Ahmed has specialist interest in degenerative conditions of the spine, spinal deformity trauma, infections and tumours of the spine.
Mr Ahmed carries out the following procedures:
Endoscopic Lumbar spine Discectomy
Microdiscectomy for Lumbar disc prolapse
Spinal decompression for spinal stenosis
Cervical Disc replacement
Anterior cervical discectomy with fusion (ACDF)
Lumbar fusion (including posterior and intervertebral PLIF, TLIF and XLIF)
Inter-spinous process spacers, cement augmentation (kyphoplasty or vertebroplasty) for osteoporotic fractures or spinal tumours and stabilisation for trauma or tumours
Caudal Epidural injection
Sacroiliac joint injection and stabilization
Minimally invasive spinal surgery including percutaneous pedicle screws and extreme lateral interbody fusion
Laser Lumbar Discectomy.
Training & background:
I completed my basic surgical training, and carried out my specialist registrar training Trauma and Orthopaedics in Norway. I undertook spinal fellowship at Cardiff University Hospital where I gained an excellent surgical experience across the full range of spinal procedures.
I practice at Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow where I am actively involved in the development and expansion of the spinal unit. I have published in peer review journals and presented at national and international meetings. I am actively involved in teaching medical students.
Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment
M: Monthly sessions A: Consulting alternative weeks A/H: Ad Hoc