Mr Abdul Gaffar Dudhniwala


MBBS, M.S.(Orth), MRCS Ed, FRCS (Tr.&Orth)

GMC number: 6064705

Practising since: 1997


Orthopaedic surgery, Spinal Surgery

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Mr Dudhniwala is a fellowship-trained Spinal surgeon with Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery training from Welsh Orthopaedic Rotation, and Postgraduate Orthopaedic training from Mumbai.

His elective practice primarily involves the treatment of degenerative Spinal conditions of Cervical and Lumbar spine with minimally invasive techniques.

Mr Dudhniwala's NHS practice is based at the Royal Free London NHS Trust, where as well as Spinal surgery he is also involved in the provision of Orthopaedic Trauma (Fracture) care.

He is actively involved in the teaching of Undergraduate students and the training of junior doctors. He also teaches as a faculty member in Orthopaedic Training courses and Postgraduate teaching programs.

Mr Dudhniwala has published in many peer-reviewed medical journals and also contributed to a textbook with a chapter on the spine. He has extensively presented at National and International conferences.

Special interests

  • Back pain treatment
  • Sciatica treatment
  • Neck and Arm pain Treatment
  • Spinal Injection ( Epidural, Nerve Root Block)
  • Minimally invasive spinal surgery (MISS)
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar spinal decompression surgery
  • Cervical discectomy and Fusion
  • Coccydynia Treatment
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Vertebral augmentation for spinal osteoporosis

Languages spoken

English, Urdu, Hindi

Locations Mr Abdul Gaffar Dudhniwala works with

Related experience


  • The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • British Association of Spinal Surgeons

Other posts held

  • Royal Free Hospital