Dr. Sheik Mehboob Hussain

Consultant, Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, Surgery
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English, Hindi, Malayalam, Kannada, Tulu

Dr. Sheik Mehboob Hussain, M.Ch., M.B.B.S., F.R.C.S, is a consultant orthopedic and trauma surgeon at Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC) in Abu Dhabi.

Dr. Hussain has 26 years of experience practicing orthopedic surgery, having completed further surgical training in Dundee, UK, as well as a fellowship in adult reconstruction and young adult hip pathology at Southern General Hospital in Glasgow. As a traveling fellow, he gained extensive exposure to tertiary institutions across the United Kingdom and Europe. Dr. Hussain has played a key role in managing complex hip conditions in young adults while working at the National Referral Center in Glasgow, Scotland, as well as actively contributing to the regional management of periprosthetic fractures. He is adept at conducting consultations for patients experiencing hip pain and devising treatment plans tailored to their individual needs. Additionally, he has extensive experience in treating various conditions that can affect the hip joint, including arthritis, bursitis, hip dysplasia, AVN (loss of blood supply), sports-related injuries and painful hip joint replacements. His expertise includes primary and revision hip replacements, along with hip arthroscopies and Ganz osteotomies. Outside of his medical practice, Dr. Hussain is actively involved in education, making a significant contribution to the advancement of his profession.

Doctor can help with

  • Primary hip arthroplasty using anterior approach
  • Primary knee arthroplasty
  • Complex hip and knee revision surgery
  • Management of periprosthetic and bone infections
  • Hip preservation techniques
  • Sports injuries
  • Management of hip and knee pathology in adults with neuromuscular problems
  • Management of complex lower limb long bone and periarticular fractures
  • Major poly-trauma patients
  • Management of fragility hip fractures in adults
  • Periprosthetic fractures


  • Member - The British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)
  • Member - The British Hip Society (BHS)
  • Fellow, The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (F.R.C.S.)
  • Fellow, The Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow (F.R.C.S.)
  • Fellow (Trauma and Orthopedics), The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (F.R.C.S.)

Licences and certifications

  • Full Registration, General Medical Council (GMC), UK
  • Certificate of Completion of Training (C.C.T.), UK

Training and work experience

  • Consultant, Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery

    Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC), UAE

  • Consultant, Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery

    Aberdeen University Hospital, UK

  • Fellowship in Complex Hip and Knee Revision, Young Adult Hip Preservation Surgery

    Southern General Hospital, UK

  • Postgraduate Orthopedic Training

    University of Dundee, UK


  • Master of Surgery (M.Ch.)

    University of Dundee, UK
  • Diploma in Orthopedics

    Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) University, India
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S.)

    Kasturba Medical College, India

Awards and recognitions

  • Honorary Visiting Consultant

    Kasturba Medical College, India
  • Higher Surgical Accredited Surgical Trainer, UK

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