Mr Masood Shafafy is leading consultant orthopaedic and spinal surgeon in Nottingham and London who specialises in back pain management, minimally-invasive spinal surgery, scoliosis, spinal stenosis, vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty.
Mr Shafafy qualified from St Bartholomew’s Hospital Medical College of University of London in 1994. He completed basic surgical training in orthopaedics, neurosurgery, general and vascular surgery in London and Essex before embarking on Advance Surgical Training in Orthopaedics and trauma at the Royal London Hospital in 1999. Following the completion of surgical specialist training, which was mainly focused on Spinal surgery, in 2005 he went on to complete two senior clinical fellowships in complex spinal deformity surgery in Oxford and Nottingham before taking a consultant post in 2007.
Mr Shafafy is a senior spinal surgeon with many years of practical experience in treating spinal ailments both surgically and non-operatively. His unique holistic approach to patient care over the years has helped many thousands of patients. He has been the Programme Director for the internationally renounced Nottingham spinal fellowship since 2009, through which he has trained many generations of doctors and spinal surgeons.