Dr W.A.K.Niazi

 

                    Specialised in Orthopaedic Surgery at The University of  Witwatersrand (WITS)  South

                    Africa in 2004.

                    Completed Fellowship in Arthroscopic Surgery and Sports Medicine through International  

                    Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS) South

                    Africa in 2009.

                    Practice includes treatment of Orthopaedic Trauma, Sports Injuries and Degenerative Joint

                    Diseases using Arthroscopic, Minimally Invasive Plate Osteosynthesis (MIPO) and

                    Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) techniques.

 

Education and Professional Training

 

1992          King Edward Medical College                                                                                         Lahore, Pakistan

                    MBBS

 

2001          University of Witwatersrand                                                                     Johannesburg, South Africa

                    ATLS

 

2002          University of Witwatersrand                                                                     Johannesburg, South Africa

                    H Dip(ORTH)SA

 

2004          University of Witwatersrand                                                                     Johannesburg, South Africa

                    FCS(ORTH)SA

 

2005          AO Spine South Africa                                                                                  Johannesburg, South Africa

                    AO Spine Advanced Course

 

2005          Orthofix Italy                                                                                                                             Verona, Italy

                    Orthofix Internal and External Fixation Course

 

2005          University of Cape Town                                                                                  Cape Town, South Africa

                    Spinal Anatomical Approaches Course

 

2006          Arthroscopy Association of North America                          Rosemont, United States of America

                    Shoulder Course

 

2006          Arthroscopy Association of North America                          Rosemont, United States of America

                    Knee Course

2006          AO International                                                                                                                        Graz, Austria

                    Principles in Fractures Treatment Course

 

2006          AO International                                                                                                                        Graz, Austria

                    Approaches and Osteosynthesis Course

 

2006          AO International                                                                                                                        Graz, Austria

                    AO Symposium “Hand Surgery”

 

2006          AO International                                                                                                                        Graz, Austria

                    AO Course “Pelvis and Acetabulum”

 

2009          AO North America                                                                         Las Vegas, United States of America

                    AO Minimally Invasive Osteosynthesis (MIO)

 

2009          Orthomedics South Africa                                                                           Johannesburg, South Africa

                    CAS – Total Knee Replacement Course

 

2009          Centre for Sports Medicine and Orthopaedics                                      Johannesburg, South Africa

                    (ISAKOS) Fellowship

 

2010          Arthrex  GmbH                                                                                                                   Salzburg, Austria

                    Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopy Course

 

2011          Zimmer Institute                                                                                            Johannesburg, South Africa

                    Trauma Masterclass Course

 

2012          AO Trauma                                                                                                                                  Graz, Austria

                    Advanced Introduction Course

 

2012          AO Trauma                                                                                                                                  Graz, Austria

                    Approaches and Osteosynthesis  Advanced Course

 

2012          AO Trauma                                                                                                                                  Graz, Austria

                    Fracture Management during Growth

 

2012          AO Trauma                                                                                                                                  Graz, Austria

                    Pelvis Course

 

2012          AO Trauma                                                                                                                                  Graz, Austria

                    Foot and Ankle Course

 

2012          AO Trauma                                                                                                                                  Graz, Austria

                    Hand Course

 

2013          Arthrex  GmbH                                                                                                                   Munich, German

                    Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopy Course

 

2015          Arthrex  GmbH                                                                                                                   Munich, German

                    Foot and Ankle Course

 

2016          Arthrex Gmbh                                                                                                                     Munich, German

                    Hip Arthroscopy Course Level I

 

2016          Arthrex Gmbh                                                                                                                     Munich, German

                    Hip Arthroscopy Course Level II

 

2018          Arthrex  GmbH                                                                                                                   Munich, German

                    Orthopaedic Trauma Course

 

2018          Arthrex Gmbh                                                                                                                     Munich, German

                    Shoulder Arthroscopy Course Level II

 

2018          Arthrex Gmbh                                                                                                                     Munich, German

                    Shoulder Arthroscopy Course Level III

 

 

Professional Experience

 

2017         Bedford Gardens Hospital                                                                        Johannesburg, South Africa

                   Consultant

 

 

2011          Edenvale General Hospital                                                                      Johannesburg, South Africa

to                Consultant

2017

 

2004          Carstenhof Clinic                                                                                         Johannesburg, South Africa

to                Consultant

2011

                    Expertly diagnosed and holistically treated vast numbers of patients for Orthopaedic

                    diseases. Skilfully performed thousands of surgical procedures including Arthroscopic

                    procedures of Shoulder, Knee and Ankle, Hip replacements and Orthopaedic  trauma

                    procedures during this period.

 

 

Languages

 

                    English.

 

Personal Information

 

                    Date of Birth: 13th October, 1968

                    Citizenship: South Africa

                    Status: Married with 2 children (Age 12 and 15)