Mr Ammar Abbas

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MBBS, MRCS Ed, FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Professional Memberships

Clinical Interests

  • Hip replacement surgery
  • Knee replacement surgery
  • Computer navigated knee replacement
  • Complex primary and revision knee surgery
  • Arthroscopic knee surgery


  • Computer-assisted knee replacement
  • Difficult primary and revision knee replacement

Personal profile

Ammar Abbas completed eight years of postgraduate orthopaedic training in Ireland. He subsequently undertook fellowship training for a year and a half in lower limb reconstructive surgery in the University Hospital of Wales, one of the largest tertiary orthopaedic units in the UK.

He has been a Consultant orthopaedic and trauma surgeon for four years, currently based at Hairmyres Hospital. His NHS practice involves high volume hip and knee replacement surgery. Mr Abbas' sub-specialty interest is computer-assisted knee replacement and difficult primary and revision knee replacement.

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