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Mr Shah Punwar
Mr Shah Punwar
BSc (Hons) MBBS(Lond) MRCS(Eng) MFSEM(UK) FRCS(Tr&Orth) PGCME
Orthopaedic Surgery
32 reviews

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SUBSPECIALTIES

Knee Surgery
Hip Surgery
Trauma Surgery

REGISTERED WITH

General Medical Council: 6028397

LANGUAGES

english

About

Mr Shah Punwar is a Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon based in Torquay, UK. 

Following his graduation from Imperial College School of Medicine in 2001 he went on to undertake his basic surgical training in Kent and the London region before completing his specialist orthopaedic training on the prestigious Bristol rotation.

Mr Punwar undertook a year of complex arthroplasty and sport injury training in Perth, Western Australia before returning to the UK and being appointed as a Consultant Trauma Orthopaedic Surgeon. 

Mr Punwar has been listed on the General Medical Council's specialist register since July 2014. He is also a GMC recognised educational trainer responsible for instructing the next generation of orthopaedic surgeons. 

Mr Punwar's main areas of expertise are Knee and Hip arthroplasty as well as knee ligament injuries. He maintains an interest in lower limb sports related injuries as well as all aspects of general orthopaedic trauma.

Mr Punwar is the Honorary Secretary of the South West Orthopaedic Club (SWOC) which is one of the oldest orthopaedic clubs in the country, having been started in 1948. He helps organise 2 academic meetings a year attended by approximately 80 Orthopaedic surgeons from around the South West region. He also runs the SWOC website.

Further independent reviews of Mr Punwar can be accessed by copying and pasting this link:

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Medical Procedures

  • ACL reconstruction
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Meniscal Surgery
  • Cartilage Surgery
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Carpal Tunnel Decompression
  • Trigger Finger Release

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Special Interests

  • Early onset knee arthritis
  • Sports related lower limb pain
  • Non-surgical treatment for knee pain

Education

  • BSc (Hons) Neuroscience Imperial College School of Medicine (London) 1998
  • MBBS Imperial College School of Medicine (London) 2001
  • Member of the Royal College of Surgeons (England) 2004
  • Member of the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine (UK) 2007
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Trauma&Orthopaedics) 2012
  • PgCert Medical Education University of Bristol 2013

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Grateful to have my hip operation done very quickly. Very nice hospital. Quiet, clean, efficient and professional. I have no pain and have been walking on the moor. So nice to be out of pain.
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02-04-2019
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I am very happy with the knee. It has given me a new lease of life. Your professional skills have been second to none. You have a very good proverbial bedside manner!
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01-04-2019
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Scar is marvellous. The knee recovered well. I'm very, very pleased with it
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01-04-2019
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Absolutely brilliant. No problem with knee whatsoever. Healing very well. Movement is back. Can't praise you enough. Keen to have the other side done.
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29-03-2019
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Very pleased with the knee operation. Made a real difference to my life.
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14-03-2019
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Following operation to my R knee my pain relief was immense and recovery was very smooth
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14-03-2019
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Thank you for everything you have done for me. Very pleased with my knee replacement. Really appreciated
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27-02-2019
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You've done very well for me. The team couldn't have been better. Very happy with my knee replacement. Looking forward to driving again. Healed up very well
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27-02-2019
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Pain is much better. Can't thank you enough. No need for crutches. Looking forward to having the other knee done
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27-02-2019
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Thank you very much for the new knee!
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27-02-2019
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