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Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Mr Nezar Tumia is an orthopaedic consultant surgeon.
He has a specialist interest in hip and knee surgery. His principal clinical interest is hip primary and revision reconstruction arthroplasty and hip and knee keyhole surgery (arthroscopy).
Mr Tumia completed his higher specialist training in Aberdeen. This was after finishing an MD degree in research into meniscal regeneration. To further his surgical expertise, he gained further experience in a specialised orthopaedic centre in Toronto.
He has carried out a large number of knee and hip arthroplasties. In practice, he has achieved high patient satisfaction and has a complication rate well below the national average. He published and presented his research work internationally. From this, Mr Tumia earned a ‘Best Paper Award’ in Germany in 2009.