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Mr Turab Syed is a leading consultant orthopaedic and trauma surgeon who currently sees patients at the Forth Valley Royal HospitalBMI The Alexandra HospitalBMI Kings Park Hospital and Harley Health Village. Mr Syed worked at Royal Free London Hospital between April 2017 and Aug 2019 before moving to Scotland. Mr Syed specialises in sports injuries and is clinically interested in degeneration of the lower limb from many different conditions such as arthritis.

He is one of the few surgeons in Scotland offering minimally invasive surgery, meaning no more travel to London for cutting edge surgery for patients. MIS allows Mr Syed to carry out procedures with smaller scars, less chances of infection, less swelling, and faster recovery from surgery. Mr Syed also has extensive experience in surgical treatment via ligament reconstruction, joint reconstruction and tendon treatment of the ankle, knee, foot, and hip, as well as stem cell and shockwave treatments. Mr Syed effectively treats his patients with the aim of preserving and improving joint mobility.

Mr Turab Syed received his primary medical training from the prestigious King Edward Medical University in Lahore, Pakistan. He completed his basic surgical training in Oxford Deanery Rotation and also at Raigmore General in Inverness. He completed his Higher Surgical training at hospitals based in Oxford & Cambridge Deaneries and Jersey. Mr Syed received a research-based Master's diploma from the University of Bath by producing a qualifying thesis.

Mr Turab Syed received fellowship training in Lower Limb Arthroplasty, Foot and Ankle Surgery as well as Sports Surgery and Trauma. During this time, he first learnt about minimally invasive surgery (MIS). He completed this training at University Hospital Wales and the University Hospital Llandough and later received advanced training cadaveric training in MIS procedures in France (University of Strasbourg), Germany (Munich and Frankfurt) and the Netherlands (Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam). These procedures include MIS chilectomy, MICA (minimally invasive Chevron & Akin's) osteotomy to correct bunions, MIS hammer toe correction, MIS mallet toe correction by preserving joint motion, and MIS-DMMO for forefoot pain and metatarsalgia. Mr Turab Syed also completed a travelling fellowship at Klinikum Hoechst in Frankfurt. 

He has published extensively about both elective orthopaedic and trauma. He has around 28 publications comprising full articles and abstracts. He has had research published in the "injury journal" EJOST, International Orthopaedics, as well as the prestigious Foot and Ankle Clinics of North America. Additionally, Mr Syed is an Academic Tutor for the Masters in Orthopaedic Surgery course at the University of Edinburgh.

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Hip replacement

What is it? A hip replacement is a type of surgery in which a degenerated hip is replaced with an ...

Foot and ankle


Sports injuries

What are sports injuries? Competitive and non-competitive sports injuries are injuries that occur in athletic activities or whilst exercising. ...

Cartilage repair

What is cartilage repair? ...

Knee replacement

What is knee replacement surgery? Knee replacement surgery is a procedure that involves removing and replacing a damaged or worn ...

Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Achilles tendon
  • Ankle
  • Ankle arthrodesis
  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Ankle tendonitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroplasty
  • Biological therapy
  • Bunion (hallux valgus)
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal tunnel surgery
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Cartilage repair
  • Cavus foot
  • Chondromalacia (runner's knee)
  • Claw toe
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • De Quervain syndrome
  • Elbow
  • Epicondylitis (tennis elbow)
  • Flat feet
  • Foot
  • Foot and ankle
  • Foot arthrodesis
  • Foot fracture
  • Fractured ankle
  • Ganglion cyst
  • Hammer toe
  • Hand
  • Heel spur
  • Hip
  • Hip pain
  • Hip prosthesis
  • Hip replacement
  • Joint injections
  • Joint pain
  • Joint preservation surgery
  • Joint replacement
  • Knee
  • Knee
  • Knee arthritis
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Knee osteoarthritis
  • Knee replacement
  • Knee surgery
  • Lipogems
  • Median nerve
  • Medicolegal
  • Metatarsal bones
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Minimally invasive bunion surgery
  • Morton's neuroma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of the ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of the hip
  • Patellar tendonitis (jumper's knee)
  • Percutaneous foot surgery
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Platelet-rich plasma
  • Shockwave therapy
  • Spinal column
  • Sport surgery
  • Sports injuries
  • Sports physical examination
  • Sports traumatology
  • Sprain
  • Sprained ankle
  • Stem cells
  • Tendinopathy
  • Tendon injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Toe pain
  • Trapped nerve
  • Ulnar nerve entrapment
  • Ulnar nerve surgery

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  • Kings Park Hospital
    Polmaise Road FK7 9JH - Stirling
    (+44) 01612501641
  • Harley Health Village
    64 Harley Street W1G 7HB - London (W1G Marylebone London)
    (+44) 01612501641
  • OSOM Care, The Alexandra Hospital
    Mill Lane SK8 2PX - Greater Manchester (Cheadle)
    (+44) 01615137154
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    Polmaise Road 0 - Stirling

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