Advisory Roles and Teaching Faculty

Advisory Roles and Teaching Faculty

Director of Fellowships for AO Spine Reference Centre, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, London (since 1998)
https://aospine.aofoundation.org/Structure/education/spine-centers/Pages/europe-and-southern-africa/guys-hospital.aspx

AOSpine Fellowship and reference centre (since 1998). https://aospine.aofoundation.org/Structure/education/spine-centers/Pages/europe-and-southern-africa/guys-hospital.aspx

Director of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, London
http://www.igass-spine.org

Member of IGASS (International Group for the Advancement of Spinal Science) – formerly GICD and European Spine Panel.
http://www.igass-spine.org

IGASS Reference Centre for Visiting Spinal Surgeons (since 2006)

Member of Expert Group AO Spine in atraumatic or minimal access spine surgery (2006 – 2009)

– group developing new screws, minimal invasive instruments, etc
– leading role in development of new anterior lumbar cage

Member of the Lumbar Degenerative Expert Group AO Spine TK (2010 – 2014)

AO Spine International Teaching Faculty

AO Spine Europe Teaching Faculty

AO Spine UK Teaching Faculty

Advisory Editorial Board to European Spine Journal (since 2005)

Spine advisor to His Majesty, King Abdullah Royal Clinics, Saudi Ministry of Health Offices and Saudi Military

Spine advisor and Visiting Consultant to Kuwait Ministry of Health, Kuwait Military, and Kuwait Oil Company

Spine advisor and Visiting Consultant to U.A.E. Ministry of Health and Abu Dhabi Military

Spine advisor and Visiting Consultant to the Egyptian Ministry of Health

Spine advisor and Visiting Consultant to the Qatar Ministry of Health

International and national referral and training centre for anterior access lumbar spine surgery, disc

arthroplasty (lumbar and cervical), minimal invasive spine surgery, kyphoplasty and vertebroplasty, paediatric and adult deformity surgery with reconstruction and revision surgeries

Director of the Spinal Therapy Centre (London Bridge Hospital) – early 2011

Programme Committee and Session Chairman for Eurospine Meetings

– Eurospine 2009, Warsaw, Poland
Eurospine 2010, Vienna, Austria

NUVASIVE XLIFTM (extra-lateral interbody fusion) Global and European Proctor Training Centre (Jun 2014)