Shuaib KarmaniMr Shuaib Karmani


Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Specialist Spinal and Trauma Surgeon


All forms of spinal surgery including trauma and tumour surgery, surgery for back pain, degenerative spinal disorders (arthritis), slipped discs, disorders of the neck and thoracic spine, scoliosis (curvature of the spine). Minimally invasive (keyhole) spinal surgery. General orthopaedics and trauma

Current Posts

  • Consultant Spinal and Orthopaedic Surgeon: Montefiore Hospital Hove
  • Consultant Spinal and Orthopaedic Surgeon: Nuffield Health Brighton
  • Consultant Spinal and Orthopaedic Surgeon: Nuffield Health Haywards Heath
  • Consultant Spinal and Orthopaedic Surgeon: BMI Hospital Goring Hall
  • Consultant Spinal and Orthopaedic Surgeon: Sussex County Cricket

Training and Qualifications

  • Qualified: 1997 – King’s College Medical School, London
  • Basic Surgical Training: South East Thames rotation, London
  • Orthopaedic Training: South West Thames orthopaedic rotation, London
  • Masters Degree in Orthopaedic Engineering 
  • Fellowships: Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia; Waikato Hospital, New Zealand; Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead

Professional Interests

  • Relief Work: Worked in war zones of Bosnia, Kosovo and Afghanistan; with indigenous Indian tribes in Brazil and with children with facial deformity in Kenya
  • Lecturing: National and international speaker on minimally invasive (keyhole) spinal surgery
  • Training: Teaching medical students, junior doctors, trainee surgeons and qualified surgeons on spinal surgery
  • Research: New approaches to spinal disorders

Personal Interests

Mr Karmani is married with four children and lives in Sussex. He enjoys running, flying, scuba diving and the great outdoors.

BMI Goring Hall Hospital

Worthing Appointments
01903 707324

Montefiore Hospital

Hove Appointments
01273 828030

Nuffield Health Hospital

Brighton Appointments
01273 627008
Haywards Heath Appointments
01444 476777