Mr Anwar Jafri

BSc (Hons), MB BS, MRCS (Eng), FRCS (Tr &Orth)


Profile

Mr Jafri is a Consultant in Lower Limb (Hip and Knee) Replacement and Trauma with a specialist interest in revision surgery. He also has an interest in knee arthroscopy and forefoot surgery.

His undergraduate education was at the Universities of Birmingham and Newcastle and he completed both his basic and higher surgical training in the North of England.

Following his qualification as a Consultant he spent one year in Auckland, New Zealand doing the prestigious Revision Arthroplasty and Trauma Fellowship, where he gained further experience in performing complex joint replacements and reconstruction of failing hip and knee replacements.

Mr Jafri maintains an active interest in education, training and research. He is the undergraduate lead for teaching at the University Hospital of North Tees and the appointed Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. He is author and contributor to a number of papers that have been published worldwide and also continues to present his research both nationally and internationally.


Clinics

  • Thursday 09:00 - 12:00

Locations

Current posts

  • Consultant Lower Limb and Trauma Surgeon University Hospital of North Tees and Hartlepool

Interests

Other interests

Mr Jafri has an interest in lower limb Arthroplasty and also trauma and has recently become eligible to be faculty on the AO orthopaedic courses.

Personal interests

Mr Jafri's personal interests include sport. He is a passionate football and cricket fan and loves to play and watch. He also had a keen interest in IT and photography.


Member of

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • AO Trauma Alumini

Research

Mr Jafri is committed to research and has a number of publications and presentations ranging from articles on optimal techniques of femoral stems cementation to novel techniques at reducing the risk of infections in joint replacement surgery. He also acts as a reviewer of scientific articles for the British Medical Journal.  He has recently been involved with the North Tees unit in research into metal on metal hips.


Declaration

Mr Anwar Jafri works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • Simplyhealth
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA

Mr Anwar Jafri does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Anwar Jafri does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Anwar Jafri does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.