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.
- One of Mr Jafri's patient's has shared his story after his life was totally transformed after undergoing alternate hip and knee replacement operations, just 7 weeks apart. He is now free from pain and back to climbing hills and doing yoga. Read the article here.
- Patient testimonial received November 2019 "I am sure you get many letters from across the country praising your services at Nuffield Hospitals but I would like to register my comments on Nuffield Health Tees. I have used Nuffield Tees on several occasions some years ago as a private patient but more recently as an NHS patient.I have recently had hip and knee replacements. My surgeon Mr Jafri was absolutely fantastic and I cannot praise and thank him enough; but I really don’t want to single out individuals; the point I want to make is that the whole team at Nuffield Health Tees are fantastic every single member of staff I had contact with showed absolute professionalism and importantly care and reassurance. If you give accolades within your group Nuffield Health Tess deserve the highest."
- Thursday 09:00 - 12:00
- Consultant Lower Limb and Trauma Surgeon University Hospital of North Tees and Hartlepool
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.
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.
- Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
- AO Trauma Alumini
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.
DeclarationMr Anwar Jafri works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- AXA PPP International
- Benenden Health
- Bupa On Demand
- Westfield Health 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.