Dr. Faissal completed his medical degree from University of Wales College of Medicine, United Kingdom in the year 2001. Following which he completed his housemanship and worked as a senior house officer (SHO) in the MRCS Basic Surgical Training in Wales, United Kingdom. He returned to Malaysia in 2005 as a trainee lecturer under the Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) and continued working at Selayang hospital. He joined the Master in orthopaedic surgery at University of Malaya (UM) in 2006. During his training, he was given the position of chief resident and completed his Master of Orthopaedic Surgery successfully in the year 2010.
He practised orthopaedic surgery at Selayang Hospital, managing trauma and other general orthopaedic cases. He was involved in arthroplasty and arthroscopy surgery at Selayang Hospital. He then joined the orthopaedic oncology fellowship programme at University Malaya Medical Centre for two years (2013-2015). After completion of his fellowship, he was appointed as the Head of Orthopaedic Surgery Discipline at the Faculty of Medicine, UiTM, Sungai Buloh Campus.
Dr Faissal has now joined Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya as a senior lecturer and consultant orthopaedic surgeon since October 2015. He is currently practicing in University Malaya Medical Centre as well as UM Specialist Centre. He is well experienced in trauma and general orthopaedic conditions. His special interest is in orthopaedic oncology.
He is active in research and has authored scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals, presented free paper and posters at national and international conferences, such as Malaysian Orthopaedic Association (MOA) Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Limb Salvage (ISOLS) and Asia Pacific Musculoskeletal Tumour Society (APMSTS).
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