Dr Sherief Elsayed

Dr Sherief Elsayed
Dr Sherief Elsayed
MB BCh MRCS (Eng) FRCS (Tr & Orth) CCT (UK) Consultant Spinal Surgeon, Dubai & Sharjah

Dr Sherief Elsayed is a dedicated Consultant Spinal Surgeon, exclusively treating conditions that affect the Spine. His education commenced at one of England’s finest boarding schools in the beautiful city of Canterbury, Kent. He subsequently obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine and Surgery from Cardiff University in the year 2000. Thereafter he attained his Membership and Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in Trauma & Orthopedic Surgery whilst undertaking a dedicated residency program.
Dr Sherief Elsayed undertook a Complex Spine Fellowship at the world-renowned Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery in Nottingham, UK, under the leadership of some of the leading lights in Spinal Surgery. He subsequently practiced as a Consultant Spinal Surgeon in the United Kingdom, both in the National Health Service and in the private sector. He continues to practice at the prestigious Princess Grace Hospital in London.
Dr Sherief Elsayed is one of a very limited number of surgeons world-wide trained in the use of Robot-assisted Spine Surgery.

Area of Expertise:​

  • Cervical & Lumbar disc prolapse and disc replacement surgery
  • Cervical and Thoracic Myelopathy
  • Thoracotomy for thoracic pathology
  • Anterior Cervical & Lumbar Discectomy and Fusion
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Spinal Deformities (Scoliosis & Kyphosis)
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Trauma

Education & Training

  • 2012 - Certificate of completion of training & entry onto the Specialist Register of the General Medical Council (UK)
  • 2011 - Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England  FRCS (Trauma & Orthopedics)
  • 2003 - Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of England MRCS (Eng)
  • 2000 -  Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery  MB BCh, University of Wales College of Medicine


  • Founder of NMC Spine, UAE - 2019 
  • Co-Founder of NSpine – 700 people involved in Year 1 to great acclaim
  • Co-Founder of Professional Medical Education, personally teaching over 11,000 delegates
  • Executive Committee Member, British Association of Spine Surgeons
  • International Editor Miller Review of Orthopaedics, 6th Edition, The Seminal Orthopaedic Text
  • Ambassador, City of Nottingham, United Kingdom, since 2013
  • Founder of Spine Score - 2019
  • Co-Founder & Convenor of Miller Review Course, United Kingdom, now in its sixth year
  • Former Founding member of Sussex Orthopaedic Research Group
  • Former Lead Clinician for Spinal Surgery, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals
  • Nominated and selected from Spinal Surgeons across Europe to form part of 29-member European Spine Think-Tank, 2012
  • Ambassador, City of Brighton & Hove,
  • United Kingdom, since 2015


  • Winner, British Association of Spinal Surgeons / British Scoliosis Society Presidents' Travelling Fellow, 2015
  • Winner, 2nd Place Prize; Sherlock KE, Elsayed S, Turner W, Jehan S, Bagouri M, Baha L, Boszczyk BM, McNally D The evaluation of digital rectal examination for assessment of anal tone: Oral presentation, BritSpine 2012. Also nominated for one of three Value Awards at North American Spine Society, Dallas, Oct 2015 
  • Winner, Lecturer of the Year, Joint 1st Place, Miller UK Orthopaedic Review Course 2012
  • Winner, 2nd Place Prize (Nottingham Deanery), UKITE 2011
  • Winner, Best Poster; Lloyd J, Elsayed S, Hariharan KH, Tanaka H Revisiting the concept of talar shift in ankle fractures poster presentation at Welsh Orthopaedic Society, May 2005; also presented (oral) at The Malkin Meeting, Nottingham
  • Winner, 2nd Place Prize (Nottingham Deanery), UKITE 2010
  • Distinction in Anatomy, 1995
  • Winner, Pfizer Prize for Science 1995
  • Winner, Pfizer Prize for Science 1994


Our Doctors

Dr. Hisham Hakim
MD, MPH, FAADEP Neurologist Chairman & Founder
Dr. Nabil Mohammed Hamdan
Senior Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr.Syed Hasnain Haider - Shah  (M.D.,C.M., MBA)
American Board Certified in Diagnostic Radiology and Interventional Radiology
Dr. Mohammed Alnajjar
General Medical Practitioner
Professor Mohammed Al-Jumaily
Consultant Neurosurgeon Consultant Spinal Surgeon Expert in Regenerative Medicine
Dr. Sammy Masri
Sports Medicine Specialist
Dr. Ashok Kumar
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon & Regenerative Medicine Expert
Rheumatology Sub Specialist and Internal Medicine Specialist
Dr. Giuseppe Pellegrino
Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Sajjad Ali
Neurologist Specialised in Clinical Neurophysiology
Dr. Arkam Rehman
Board Certified Pain Medicine Specialist
Dr. Maria Nikolopoulou
Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologis
Dr. Nahed Amro Ph.D. MD
Orthopedic Spine Consultant
Dr. Ahmad Atassi
American-Boarded Neuro-Radiologist
Dr. Martin Hubscher
German Board Orthopedic Specialist