Mr Sherif Elnikety

Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

PgCert MedEd, CESR, MD (Res), FRCS (Tr & Orth), FEBOT, SICOT Diploma, FSEM (UK), Porstgrad Diploma, CCBST, MRCS, MBChB

Clinical Interests

  • Elbow procedures: Tennis and golfer’s elbow, arthritis, debridement, tendon repair, ulnar nerve release/decompression/transposition, fracture fixation
  • Hand and wrist procedures: carpal tunnel decompression, ganglion excision, trigger finger, Dupuytren's procedures, arthritis procedures, fracture fixations
  • Shoulder procedures: Arthroscopic shoulder surgery, shoulder dislocations/instability, arthritis treatment, joint replacement, repair of torn tendons and ligaments, rotator cuff repair, shoulder and arm fracture fixations
  • Upper limb surgery (Shoulder / Elbow / Hand)

Professional Memberships

  • Direct Medico-legal Expert, MedCo accreditation (MedCo)
  • Specialist Registration with licence to practice (GMC)
  • British Elbow and Shoulder Society membership (BESS)
  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand membership (BSSH)
  • Medical protection society (MPS)
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England Fellow (RCS)
  • International society of trauma and orthopaedic surgery (SICOT)

Personal profile

Mr Elnikety is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon in the UK, a position to which he was appointed in November 2016 after completion of fellowship training in upper limb surgery. He subspecialises in upper limb procedures with extensive experience in arthroscopic surgery, joint replacements and open procedures. Besides elective patients he performs all bone fixation procedures, including intramedullary nailing and various plate fixations and joint reconstruction surgeries. He also looks after sports injuries and performs various sports-related operations, including ligament reconstructions.

Besides his clinical activities, he is passionate about medical education, holds a postgraduate degree in medical education from University of Bedfordshire and teaches medical students and postgraduate doctors. He is active in medical research, and holds a doctorate degree in biomedical engineering from UCL. Mr Elnikety has presented his studies at national and international conferences and published scientific papers in prestigious medical journals.

Year qualified:

2000