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Amir Salama

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Amir Salama deals with all conditions of the upper limbs and sports Injuries. He also specialises in arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery of the shoulder, elbow and wrist for conditions such as frozen shoulder, tendonitis, rotator cuff tear, tennis elbow and arthritis.

Mr Amir Salama qualified from Alexandria Medical School in Egypt and undertook his postgraduate training in the UK. He worked in the Birmingham area and then took a Fellowship in limb reconstruction surgery at the University of Sheffield followed by a Specialist Registrar post in Sheffield where he was trained to a very high standard and was involved in many publications throughout the training. Mr Salama is a consultant at Heart of England NHS Trust (Good Hope Hospital and Solihull Hospital).

Mr Amir Salama

A highly qualified and experienced Shoulder and Upper limb surgeon

Mr Salama had Fellowship training in upper limb surgery at the Sheffield Shoulder and Elbow Unit in preparation for his consultant post and has a wide experience in upper limb joint replacements and arthroscopic surgery. Following that, as part of his sports injury interest, he took Fellowship training in knee surgery and ligament reconstructions and performs arthroscopic and joint replacement surgery. He is also interested in wrist surgery and performs most of his operations as a day case procedure in a minimally invasive or keyhole fashion.

Mr Salama wrote two chapters in the Oxford Textbook of Orthopaedics and was involved in several national and international presentations and Publications.

Mr Salama was selected as one of two European Fellows to take a mini Fellowship in Japan where he learnt many surgical techniques that could be beneficial to patients in Britain. Areas in the West Midlands covered for private Consultations

Patients are referred from a wide region that includes:

• Birmingham
• Coventry
• Knowle
• Solihull
• Tamworth

• Dorridge
• Sutton Coldfield
• Walsall
• West Bromwich
• Warwick

TRAINING & QUALIFICATIONS

Mr Salama qualified from Alexandria Medical School in Egypt and took his postgraduate training in the UK. He worked in the Birmingham area and then took a Fellowship in limb reconstruction surgery at the University of Sheffield followed by a Specialist Registrar post in Sheffield where he was trained to a very high standard and was involved in many publications throughout the training.

Mr Salama had Fellowship training in upper limb surgery in Sheffield Shoulder and Elbow Unit in preparation for his consultant post and has a wide experience in upper limb joint replacements and arthroscopic surgery. Following that, as part of his sports injury interest, he took Fellowship training in knee surgery and ligament. He is also interested in wrist and hand surgery and performs most of his operations as a day case procedure in a minimally invasive or keyhole fashion.

Mr Salama wrote two chapters in the Oxford Textbook of Orthopaedics and was involved in several national and international presentations and Publications.

Mr Salama was selected as one of two European Fellows to take a mini Fellowship in Japan where he learnt many surgical techniques that could be beneficial to his practice.

He is Involved in regular Teaching and teach nationally and internationally.

CLINICAL INTEREST

Mr Salama is fully trained and accredited in all aspects of Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery, but his specialist clinical interests lie in minimally invasive arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery to treat injuries of the shoulder, elbow and wrist, including:

  • Sports / work related injuries
  • Shoulder pain
  • Shoulder arthroscopy (rotator cuff repair, recurrent shoulder dislocation, shoulder impingement syndrome / tendonitis, frozen shoulder)
  • Acromioclavicular joint disorders (arthroscopic reconstruction)
  • Osteoarthritis/rheumatoid arthritis
  • Elbow pain & Elbow arthroscopy (tennis elbow, stiff elbow)
  • Wrist pain
  • Trauma and fractures of the upper limb
  • Dupuytren’s contracture and Carpal tunnel
 

He can provide expert treatment, both surgical and non-surgical, of all conditions of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and knee. He uses the latest technology in diagnostic investigation, including MRI, MRA, 3-D CT scanning, high definition ultrasound, digital radiology, nuclear medicine scanning, and electromyography.

INTERNATIONAL TEACHING - GREECE

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