Dr Sherief Elsayed

MB BCh MRCS (Eng) FRCS (Tr & Orth) CCT (UK)

Consultant Spinal Surgeon, Dubai & Sharjah



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:

  • Degenerative conditions affecting the Spine

  • Revision Spine Surgery

  • 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


Certificate of completion of training & entry onto the Specialist Register of the General Medical Council (UK)


Fellowship of the

Royal College of Surgeons of England

FRCS (Trauma & Orthopedics)


Membership of the

Royal College of Surgeons of England

MRCS (Eng)


Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MB BCh, University of Wales College of Medicine


NMC Spine Launch Event 

22nd November 2019


Founder of NMC Spine, UAE - 2019 


Co-Founder of NSpine – 700 people involved in Year 1 to great acclaim; www.nspine.co.uk

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 www.millerfrcs.co.uk

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