Mr Abd-Allah El Ashmawy


MBBCh, MCh Trauma and Orthopaedics: Masters in Trauma and Orthopaedics, MRCS UK, FRCS UK (Trauma and Orth), PhD Ortho

GMC number: 7508836

Practising since: 2008


Orthopaedic surgery

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Mr El Ashmawy is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialised in the management of trauma and problems related to the hip, knee and pelvis. He has particular expertise in Hip and knee Arthroplasty including total hip/knee replacement, partial knee replacement, periprosthetic fractures and Revision Arthroplasty. He has a subspecialist interest in Knee arthroscopy, knee sport injuries and trauma including Pelvis surgery.

He was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2018, then subsequently commenced his first senior Arthroplasty fellowship at University Hospitals Plymouth in which he had more subspecialty training in Hip and knee Arthroplasty alongside Trauma surgery. He then started a knee and hip fellowship at the internationally renowned Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford in which he gained further expertise in partial and total knee replacement, revision knee surgery, management of bone and joint infections, knee arthroscopy and ligament reconstruction. He then completed his last senior fellowship at King’s College London University hospitals in which he had more experience in hip and knee arthroplasty and trauma including pelvis and acetabular trauma surgery.

Mr El Ashmawy has a special interest in research.  He has mutiple publications and presentations in international conferences.  He completed his Masters and PhD degrees in Orthopaedics, with the PhD thesis on using metaophyseal augments in revision knee surgery.

Mr El Ashmawy's additional roles include: audit lead for the Trauma and Orthopaedic department, medical students clinical supervisor for Peninsula Medical School, reviewer for The Journal of Arthroplasty and Lecturer of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Alexandria.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Abd-Allah El Ashmawy at Nuffield Health

  • Knee replacement revision
  • Knee replacement
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Hip revision
  • Hip replacement
  • Trauma Surgery

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Related experience


El Ashmawy AA, Motawea BA, Abu-Sheasha GA, Hammad AS. The survivorship and factors affecting the outcome of the use of spring plates in multifragmentary posterior wall acetabular fractures at a single academic institution. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2023 May;33(4):1149-1158. doi: 10.1007/s00590-022-03262-7. Epub 2022 Apr 18. PMID: 35435589.

A. El Ashmawy, H.A.H. Hosny, A. El-Bakoury, R. Yarlagadda, J. Keenan. Mid to Long Term Results of the Cone-Conical Modular System in Revision Hip Arthroplasty. Int. Orthop. 2021. doi: 10.1007/s00264-021-05237-5. 

A. El Ashmawy, K. Dowson, A. El-Bakoury, H.A.H. Hosny, R. Yarlagadda, J. Keenan. Effectiveness, Patient Satisfaction and Cost Reduction of Virtual Joint Replacement Clinic (VJRC) Follow-Up of Hip and Knee Replacement. J Arthroplasty 2021; 36: 816-822.


  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (England)
  • Medical & Dental Defence Union of Scotland (MDDUS)
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Society

Other posts held

  • University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust

Insurers Mr Abd-Allah El Ashmawy works with

Mr Abd-Allah El Ashmawy works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health


Mr Abd-Allah El Ashmawy does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Abd-Allah El Ashmawy does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Abd-Allah El Ashmawy does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.