Mr Ali started his career in surgery in 1995 and has worked in Plastic Surgery since 2000. He completed his training in plastic surgery as Specialist Registrar with National Training Number in West Midlands Deanery, obtaining CCT in Plastic Surgery. In addition to his national training rotation, he has done Fellowships in Microsurgery and Breast reconstruction. His special clinical interests are plastic and reconstructive surgery of breast, aesthetic surgery, hand surgery and skin cancer.
He has published many papers in peer reviewed journals and has presented papers at national and international meetings. He is a member of British Association of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (BAPRAS), the British Society of the Hand (BSSH), Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, and Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.