Dr Mohamed Attia Metwally

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specialty: Orthopaedics

Practice Locations: NMC Royal Hospital, DIP, Dubai | NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Nahda, Dubai

Dr Mohamed Attia Metwally is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with 15+ years of experience in the orthopaedic. He specialized in adult reconstruction including hip arthroplasty techniques. He also performs unique procedures such as total knee replacement, deformity correction, and limb lengthening, nonunion and malunions, leg length discrepancy, bone infection, and congenital problems which are treated with the Taylor Spatial Frame or classic Ilizarov techniques as well as lengthening nails along with classic bone grafting and plate techniques.



Dr Attia has been working in UAE since 2011 and has performed more than 200 joint replacement surgeries including Knee & Hip Arthroplasties, cemented & cementless techniques, and 60 Deformity correction cases including adult & paediatrics using Taylor Spatial Frame & Ilizarov techniques during the last 11 years across leading healthcare brands in the UAE. He also carries 9 years at the Cairo University School of Medicine, Egypt, where he finished his Master’s & PHD in orthopaedic surgery and his specialization was in Knee and Shoulder sports injuries. He also carries a complete range of experience in general orthopaedic, hand, and foot surgeries along with trauma management which was all part of his primary practice.



Research has been an important part of his career with two manuscripts authored by him on Deformity Correction & Limb Lengthening which were published in British Medical Association International Journal. He has also been a faculty in several international conferences and workshops.p



His clinical expertise includes:




  • Total joint replacement surgeries including Knee replacements, Hip replacements, and Joint revision surgery.

  • Arthroscopic Knee surgery and ligament reconstruction including anterior cruciate ligament tears, meniscus injuries, malalignment of the patella, injury of the patellar & quadriceps tendons.

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder joint surgery including subacromial decompression, acromioclavicular joint Arthritis, Frozen shoulder, and rotator cuff repair

  • Deformity correction, Limb Lengthening, and treatment of early osteoarthritis with realignment osteotomies done by external fixators (Taylor Spatial Frame) using Ilizarov techniques.

  • Management of fractures non-unions, malunion, and infections of the bone by performing bone transport technique using external fixators (Taylor Spatial frame)

  • Foot surgery (Halluxvalgus, Halluxrigiduis, Flat foot, and Metatarsal fusion) and Hand including tendon & nerve release, metacarpal fusion, ganglion cysts

  • Trauma surgery of Adult and paediatric cases.



Dr Attia speaks English and Arabic fluently.


Practice Locations

NMC Royal Hospital, DIP, Dubai
NMC Royal Hospital, DIP, Dubai

Plot # 598/122, Dubai Investments Park 1, Behind Falcon house, P.O.Box: 7832, Dubai - United Arab Emirates.

NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Nahda, Dubai
NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Nahda, Dubai

Amman Street , Next to Bait Al Khair Building, Al Nahda 2, P.O.Box: 7832, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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