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Orthopedics Department
Orthopaedic Department

1. Improve the quality of orthopedic services following international standards for quality control, with slight modifications to fit our local & national conditions.

2. Provide a high quality clinical research and innovative methods that are relevant to our community and leveled to international standards.

3. To pay back, by teaching others, what we have learnt using our skilled human resources, motivation and dedication, through educating our patients, students, allied health professionals, and young surgeons the theory and the practice of modern orthopedics.  


The best outcome in clinical practice can be achieved by merging excellence in clinical care, with research and education. 

Staff & human resources:

Mahmoud A. Hafez, FRCS Ed, MD
Professor & Head of the Orthopaedic Unit, October 6 University

Khaled Fouda, FRCS
Assistant Lecturer of Orthopaedics - October 6 University

Ahmed El-Morsy, MRCS, Fellow of the European Board of Orthopaedics & Traumatology
Assistant Lecturer of Orthopaedics - October 6 University

Ahmed Tamer, MSc
Assistant Lecturer of Orthopaedics - October 6 University Hospital


Moustafa Hamdi, Dip.orth.MSc.orth

Ashish Jaiman, MS ( Orthopedics )

Visiting Consultants:

Prof. Atef Morsy, MD (Orthopaedic Oncology)

Prof.Maher Fansa, FRCS (Orthopaedic consultant)

Dr. Akram M. Al-Dawoudy, FRCS (Knee surgery, sports traumatology & Arthroscopy).

Dr. Assem El-Bastawesy, MD (Orthopaedic consultant).


Ahmed Halawa, MSc
Sherif Ismaiel, MSc


Haitham Zowaid, Professional Diploma in orthopaedics
Resident of Orthopaedics - October 6 University

Ramy Ghatas
Visiting Resident of Orthopaedics - October 6 University

Advisory Board:

Hassan El-Zaher
Emeritus Professor of Orthopaedics, Ain Shams University, Egypt

Hazeem Abdel Azeem
Head of Orthopaedic department, Cairo University, Egypt

Ahmed Abdel Aziz
Professor of Orthopaedics, Cairo University, Egypt


Service Provided:


Emergency Department:

24 hours orthopaedic cover / 7 days a week.

Outpatient Clinics:

Every day morning and evening outpatient clinics except Friday.

 covering general orthopaedics and trauma and some subspecialties as hip and knee arthroplasties, arthroscopy, spine and hand surgery, deformities correction and sports medicine.   

Inpatient Ward:

Includes sections for both teaching and private categories.    

Operative Intervention:

There is a dedicated operative room for orthopaedic trauma, total joint replacement specially hip and knee surgery, arthoscopy & sports medicine, spine surgery, foot & ankle surgery, shoulder and upper extremity surgery.  
Operating Rooms:
· Dedicated operating room with telemedicine unit



Clinical care:
The arthroplasty services in our unit is nearly comprehensive and unique as they include different types of traditional and recent techniques such as minimally invasive surgery and Navigation and Computer assisted surgery.