Mr Nadim Aslam is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Worcestershire Royal Hospital NHS Trust in Worcester. He completed his specialist orthopaedic training at the world-renowned Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford. Mr Aslam has extensive experience in all aspects of knee and hip surgery including minimally invasive procedures.
Having worked with some of the foremost authorities in Orthopaedics during his time in Oxford, he undertook fellowship training in knee surgery at the Orthopaedic and Arthritic Institute in Sunnybrook with Dr John Cameron, an internationally renowned knee surgeon and sports injury specialist. In addition, he trained at St Michaels Hospital in Toronto with leading knee and hip arthroplasty surgeons. These fellowships gave him considerable experience in minimally invasive techniques, computer navigation surgery and un-cemented implants in the field of joint replacements, and was combined with practical exposure to clinical and basic science research in cartilage engineering.
Mr Aslam has published and presented internationally. He has also been awarded membership of the faculty of sports and exercise medicine in 2008.
Before his appointment as a Consultant, he undertook a further specialist Knee and Hip fellowship in Oxford to gain specific training in cartilage and bone conserving surgery (Oxford unicompartmental knee replacement and Hip Resurfacing). He has extensive experience in the Oxford unicompartmental knee, having worked closely with the designers.
Mr Aslam is committed to a patient-centred approach to orthopaedic surgery, he believes the patients should be fully involved in the decision making process. He is an expert at minimally invasive techniques and in 2020 carried out BMI The Droitwich Spa Hospital's first 'hip day case', in which a patient received a minimally invasive hip replacement and was able to return home on the same day. You can read more about this patients journey at https://www.bmihealthcare.co.uk/hospitals/bmi-the-droitwich-spa-hospital/news/hip-day-case-patient-case-study.
In the last 3 years, Mr Aslam has performed 572 hip replacements and 503 knee replacements, compared to a national average of 135 and 189 respectively.
You can find out more about Mr Aslam at http://www.dkhc.co.uk/.