Dr. Nazir is a Consultant Podiatric Foot Surgeon with more than 14 years experience in the National Health Service UK. He holds an NHS post as a Consultant Podiatric Surgeon at Guys & St Thomas’ NHS trust and performs reconstructive and corrective foot and ankle surgery. He also leads departmental audit & research ensuring that the department is consistent in providing a modern and high quality foot and ankle service.
Dr. Nazir qualified from the London Foot Hospital and School of Podiatric Medicine, part of University College London Medical School in 2001. Subsequently, he gained his Fellowship in Podiatric Foot Surgery after his surgical training in London, Surrey & Norfolk, as well as an externship at St Francis Hospital in Hartford CT in the USA. He is the Clinical Director of London Foot & Ankle Surgery with a vision to provide a modern approach to treating foot and ankle problems using the very latest diagnostic techniques and treatments, allowing consistent and successful outcomes and thus, quicker recovery and return to your desired activity. He uses an open and honest evidence-based approach with all his patients within comfortable and relaxed surrounding, allowing you to make informed choices about your foot and ankle treatment options.
Dr. Nazir has a special interest in sports injuries and also treats professional sportsmen and sportswomen. He attempts to resolve a problem non-surgically, whenever possible, and has developed specialist ultrasound guided injection techniques to aid accurate diagnosis and non-surgical treatment. His specialist surgical interests include Bunion, Hammer toe, Forefoot reconstruction, Flat Foot reconstructive surgery and tendon repairs including Achilles tendon ruptures. He also carries out Ankle arthroscopy (Key Hole Surgery) and Ankle Stabilisation for loose or unstable ankles prone to twisting injuries.