Dr. Zulfiquar Rahimtoola is an internationally well-recognized hand surgeon with a comprehensive understanding of the diagnosis and treatment of all acute and chronic conditions affecting the hand and wrist.
He is extensively fellowship trained and has successfully completed the European Diploma for Hand Surgery (European Board Certification in Paris).
He started the study of Medicine at the University of Bristol and qualified as a Medical Doctor at the University of Leiden in the Netherlands. After a
postgraduate research year at Stanford University in the United States he commenced his orthopaedic surgical training in the Netherlands.
During his training he developed a keen interest in hand and wrist surgery and combined his clinical work with academic research on the treatment of arthritic disorders of the wrist. His research resulted in a PhD thesis on wrist surgery at the University of Leiden that was awarded the Dutch academic resident prize.
On 25 May 2009, Mr. Zulfi Rahimtoola participated in the join Orthopaedics Department of the LIJMC and orthopaedics from Oxford, special course da...Read more