Dr. Mohannad Barakat GMC is a respected professional working in the field of trauma, orthopaedic and spinal surgery for many years. He is the holder of MB ChB and Bsc Neuroanatomy honours. He has the fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons and membership of the Royal College of Surgeons. He is competent in performing all aspects of trauma surgery from the simple to the complex of trauma cases, including all emergency trauma surgery, external fixation and frame ring fixation for fractures, hip fractures, all adult/paediatric spine fractures including Halo application and many more. He is the co-author of several useful publications in the arena of trauma, orthopaedic and spinal surgery. Some of his publications include Multilevel Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Decompression – Mid-term outcome using a modified Hinge osteotomy technique, An early comparison of clinical and mechanical aspects of hybrid and uncemented hip resurfacing, hip reconstruction in severe whole-body cerebral palsy – ten year follow-up results, New technique of closed reduction and internal fixation of fracture dislocation of radial head in the skeletally immature forearm, Traumatic radial head dislocation in a child with no other dislocation/fracture, The Range of Movement of the Thumb and many others.
In his career, Dr. Mohannad Barakat GMC has gained significant experience in elective procedures such as carpal tunnel release, trigger finger release, wrist arthroscopy, knee arthroscopy with or without meniscal repair, spine canal decompression, spine microdiscectomy, spine nerve root blocks, scoliosis correction, and others. He is involved with the teaching and examination of students, junior and senior doctors at various stages of their education, allied professionals, and theatre staff at local, national and international level. He has the Oxford Teaching the Teachers Certificate, and is an examiner on the Miller FRCS course.
He is the reviewer for the British Medical Journal (BMJ), Journal of Joint and Bone Surgery (JBJS) and the European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology (EJOST). His specialties include emergency medicine, cardiothoracic surgery, ENT, and general surgery.