Kash Khan

Mr Kash Khan is an award-winning and highly-published orthopaedic surgeon based in Aberdeen. With decades of experience Mr Khan also holds an honorary senior lecturer post at the University of Aberdeen

Medbelle positionConsultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
TitlesMSc, FRCS (Ed) Tr&Orth, MRCS (Ed), MBChB
SpecialisationShoulder & Upper Limb
Experience23 years
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons
Kash Khan


Mr Kash Khan is a multi-award winning consultant orthopaedic surgeon specialising in shoulder and upper limb assessment and surgery. He is also part of the medical group, Aberdeen Orthopaedics. As well as dedicating his time to his NHS and private patients, Mr Khan lectures undergraduates in applied medicine at the University of Aberdeen. With his university post, he is also very committed to pioneering the latest research, which alongside training and courses he provides has been awarded prizes. Mr Khan’s expertise is also sought after to write in medical textbooks and review scientific literature. Patients describe him as understanding, calm and professional.


  • 2014 - Present: Honorary senior lecturer, University of Aberdeen
  • Consultant Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary & Woodend Hospital, Aberdeen


  • FRCS (Ed) Tr&Orth, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 2010
  • MSc (Orthopaedic Engineering), University of Cardiff, 2009
  • MRCS (Ed) Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 2004
  • MBChB University of Edinburgh, 1999
  • BSc (Hons) University of Edinburgh, 1997

Awards and achievements

  • Winner, Best Paper, Scottish Committee for Orthopaedics and Trauma Meeting, Scotland, 2010
  • Winner, Best Paper, Scottish Committee for Orthopaedics and Trauma Meeting, Scotland, 2009
  • Winner, Best Paper, International Advanced Trauma Course, Villars, Switzerland, 2008
  • 1st prize, Musculoskeletal anatomy viva, Royal College of Surgeons MRCS revision course, University of Newcastle, 2004
  • Finalist (Top Three), AO UK Research Prize 2009
  • Shortlisted for Best Paper Prize, EFORT

Professional memberships

  • General Medical Council (GMC number): 4612922
  • British Elbow & Shoulder Society
  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • Scottish Shoulder Group (Convenor & founder member)

Specialist surgical interests

  • Shoulder surgery
  • Shoulder arthroscopy
  • Shoulder key-hole surgery
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Shoulder dislocations
  • Shoulder instability surgery
  • Shoulder arthroplasty
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Total shoulder replacement
  • Reverse shoulder replacement
  • Elbow surgery
  • Tennis elbow
  • Golfer's elbow
  • Carpal tunnel release


Aberdeen Orthopaedics is a group of local orthopaedic specialists all of whom have trained around the globe. They provide patients with high-quality care including specialist investigations and treatments, including MRI scans, DEXA scanning and shockwave therapy. As a team, they are dedicated to bringing innovation to orthopaedic care, championing the latest in modern developments. Kash is a shoulder, arm and upper limb specialist, his expertise and decades of experience add a great deal to the care the group is able to offer.

Circle Albyn Hospital

21 Albyn Pl


AB10 1RW


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