Dr. Sameh Abd El-Kawy  specialized in orthopedics

Dr. Sameh Abd El-Kawy

Consultant Orthopaedic and sports injury Surgeon at South Warwickshire Hospitals-NHS, University of Warwick, UK

Country United Kingdom
Speciality Orthopedics
Subspeciality Specialised in Complex Sports and joints preservation & reconstructive surgery (ADOLESCENTS &ADULTS) for Knee and Ankle
Experience 1991 years
Languages English, Arabic.

Dr El-Kawy works as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at South Warwickshire Hospitals and is a fellow to the Royal College of Surgeons. He specializes in lower limb surgery and he is an expert in knee and ankle sports injuries.

Areas of expertise: All aspect of complex musculoskeletal trauma both adult and pediatric trauma especially Lower limb peri-articular Trauma reconstruction, Fragility fractures, peri-prosthetic fractures and Revision of failed trauma cases, , Arthroscopic knee cruciate, meniscal and collateral ligaments reconstruction (primary & Revision), Patello- femoral reconstruction surgery, Cartilage restoration surgery for knee and ankle, Complex osteotomies around knee and ankle, Knee arthroplasty ( Uni-compartmental & Total knee replacement) including Day surgery, Arthroplasty (cemented & cementless) and Arthroscopic ankle surgery, lateral instability and Achilles surgery


Dr. Sameh Abd El-Kawy was accredited as a fully qualified consultant orthopaedic surgeon in the UK in 2006. Following his training, he completed one year to specialise in all aspects of foot and ankle surgery. He has undertaken a knee reconstruction fellowship in London and also travelling fellowships in Holland, Switzerland and France, to learn the latest techniques in ankle and knee sports surgery from some of the world’s leading experts in their fields, such as Professor Niek Van Dijik in Amsterdam (ankle surgery) and Professor P Neyret in Lyon (knee surgery). Dr. Abd El-Kawy also is an expert in knee and ankle sports injuries, including all sports-related ankle arthroscopic surgery, knee cruciate ligaments, patello-femoral surgery and cartilage restoration surgery. He is one of 12 consultants in the department of Trauma & orthopaedics at South Warwickshire hospitals, which serves a local population of 450,000, and as one of the senior consultants in the lower limb unit. it is international training centre for Cementless arthroplasty as well as uni-compartment arthroplasty, it is well recognised centre for Sports knee surgery. Dr El-Kawy is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Member of Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine, and fellow of the British Orthopedic Association.

Experiences and Positions

2006 - Today

Consultant Orhtopaedic Surgeon
South Warwickshire Hospitals, UK.

2010 - Today

Consultant orthopaedic surgeon
Nuffield healthcare, UK

2010 - Today

Consultant orthopaedic surgeon
BMI Healthcare, UK

Degrees and Certifications

M B. B Ch
Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt

Master degree ( M.Sc Orth) in Orthopaedic surgery
Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt

Doctorate degree (M.D. Orth) in Trauma & orthopaedic surgery
Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt

Royal College of Surgeons of England


Member of:

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physician and Surgeons of Glasgow (1999)
  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine (UK) (2007)
  • Travelling fellowship in foot& ankle surgery at Academic Medical Centre (AMC)-Amsterdam and Schulthess Klinik-Zurich, Switzerland (2008)
  • Travelling fellowship In Sports knee surgery at Hospital de La Croix-Rousse and Centre Medico sportif Albert Trillat centre, Lyon, France (2011)
  • Senior Clinical Knee Fellow Knee unit,Guy’s & St. Thomas & King’s medical school, London (2007)
  • Clinical fellow in Foot & Ankle surgery at Gloucestershire foundation hospitals (2006)
  • Clinical research fellow Joint replacement unit, East Surrey hospital, Redhill, Surrey, UK (2000)


  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31363806/?from_single_result=Sam+El-Kawy&expanded_search_query=Sam+El-Kawy
  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31363806/
  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/16896874/
  • https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2267530/
  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/16557141/

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