Doctor's Profile

Dr. Muzaffar Mushtaq

MS Orthopaedics, MRCS Ed

Assistant professor, Department of Orthopedics

Reg. Number: DMC-66631


I have over five years of working experience in trauma and orthopaedics after post-graduate degree (MS Orthopaedics, SKIMS University India).Passed MRCS (Surgery) from RCS Ed in 2019 and subsequently underwent  a one year fellowship in Trauma and Orthopaedics at UK’s largest NHS Trust, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. Certified ATLS provider  accredited with American College of Surgeons. Apart from extensive experience in attending, managing and operating on most orthopaedic conditions, I have keen interest in training, teaching and research. I am looking forward for an experience in further learning and teaching.

Area of Interest

  • Trauma Surgery, Foot and Ankle surgery, Lower limb arthoplasty, Lower limb arthroscopy, Limb reconstruction

Educational Qualifications

Degree Year Name of College & University Registration Number Date of Registration
MBBS 2012 Govt Medical College, Srinagar JKMC-13144 15-01-2014
MS Orthopedics 2017 SKIMS Medical College Hospital, Srinagar DMC-66631 08-08-2017
MRCS Ed 2019 Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh

Deatils of Teaching Experience

Designation* Institution From To Duration
Assistant Professor HIMSR, New Delhi 26-08-2022 Present
Senior Clinical Fellow Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester UK 22-03-2021 14-03-2022 1 Year
Senior Resident SKIMS Medical College Hospital, Srinagar. 28-02-2018 15-02-2021 2 Years 8 Months
Senior Resident SGT Medical College Hospital and Research Institute, Gurugram 22-06-2017 27-03-2018 9 Months


  • Short Term Outcome In Primary Uncemented Total Hip Arthroplasty in Femoral Neck Fracture. Muzaffar Mushtaq, Shiekh Sarwar, Kafeel Khan, Rouf Ibrahim International Journal Of Scientific Research, Vol 7, No 1 (2018)
  • Comparison of Arthroscopic Transtibial And Transportal Techniques Of ACL Reconstruction By Single Bundle Quadrupled Hamstring Graft. Shiekh Sarwar, Muzaffar Mushtaq, Kafeel Khan, Rouf Ibrahim International Journal Of Contemporary Medical Research 2018; 5(2):B3-B8
  • Relation Of Age, Body Weight And BMI With Bone Mineral Density (BMD) At Spine, Proximal Femur And Total Body BMD In Post Menopausal Kashmiri Women: A Study Of 165 Cases. Naseer A Mir, Nadeem Ali, Tahir A Dar, Shabir A Dhar, Kafeel Khan, Muzaffar Mushtaq, Abedullah Bhat. J Contemp Med 2017; 7(3): 246-253
  • The treatment of compound multiple metatarsal fractures of foot using the induced membrane technique: case report. Kafeel Khan, Naseer Ah Mir, Furqan Mir, Muzaffar Mushtaq. International Journal of Contemporary Medical Research 2018;5(6):F1-F3
  • The Treatment Of Infected Non Union Of Long Bones Using The Two Staged Masquelet Technique. Kafeel Khan, Muzaffar Mushtaq, Shiekh Sarwar, Naseer A Mir, Rouf I Khanday. International Journal of Advances in Orthopaedics. VOLUME : 01 | ISSUE : 03 | November 2018.
  • Computerised Tomography In The Diagnosis Of Abdominal Tuberculosis. Tariq A Mir, Mir Nadeem, Mir Waseem, Gh Hussain Mir, Muzaffar Mushtaq, Sajad Ahmad Bhat. Global Journal For Research Analysis Vol 6, Issue 12, 2018
  • Clinical Outcome Of Metacarpophalangeal Joint Dislocation Of Thumb In Children: Case Series Of 10 Patients. Omar Khursheed, Ansarul Haq, Shakir Rashid, Nazeefa Manzoor, Sheikh Sarwar, Muzaffar Mushtaq. Journal Of Hand And Microsurgery, 08(01):013-016 April 2016
  • Thyroid Dysfunction In Rheumatoid Arthritis. Mir Nadeem, Ab Khaliq, Mohd Hayat Bhat, Farhat Mustafa, Muzaffar Mushtaq, Mir Waseem. Journal Of Medical Science And Clinical Research, Vol 5, Issue 11, Nov 2017
  • . COVID-19 in the operating room: a review of evolving safety protocols. Lakshmanan Prakashan, Shabir Ahmed Dhar, Muzaffar Mushtaq. Patient Safety in Surgery (2020) 14:30
  • Plantar Heel Pain. Review article. Dr Muzaffar Mushtaq, Prof N A Mir, Prof Saheel Majid. The Physis , Symposium- The Foot. Vol 1, Issue 1, Jan 2019

Research Work & Projects

  • Thesis: “Evaluation of Results and Functional Outcome of Primary Uncemented Total Hip Arthoplasty in Fracture Neck of Femur”
  • Audits: A Clinical Audit of Use of Prophylactic Antibiotic Usage in the Department of Orthopaedics, SKIMS Medical College Hospital using AAOS guidelines.
  • Audit of the quality orthopaedic operation notes at a teaching hospital using the Royal College of Surgeons guidelines as the gold standard, SKIMS Medical College
  • Audit of VTE prophylaxis in hip fracture in SKIMS Medical College Hospital using ACCP 9th edition and NICE NG89 guidelines


  • Fellowship in Trauma and Orthopaedics, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, UK
  • First position in MS Orthopaedics from SKIMS University, J&K, 2017
  • ATLS Provider Passed Sep 2021

Membership of Academic Bodies Societies

  • Member of Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK

Invited Talks and Lectures

  • Paper presentation at 1st Annual Jammu and Kashmir Orthopaedic Association, National Conference, 28-29 August 2018
  • Paper presentation titled “Radiological Assessment of Normal and Injured Pelvis” in the first SKIMS Connect Cadaveric Workshop on Pelvi-acetabular Fractures held at SKIMS Medical College Hospital, held on 3rd July, 2019

Workshops/ CMEs/ Conference Attended

  • Attended Basic Casting Course at Manchester Royal Infirmary, May 2021.
  • Journal Club Presentation at Manchester Royal Infirmary 30/06/2021 titled “Prevention of infection in the treatment of one thousand and twenty-five open fractures of long bones: retrospective and prospective analyses.” J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1976 Jun;58(4):453-8. PMID: 77394 by Gustilo RB, Anderson JT
  • Participated as a member of Faculty in the 4th Orthopaedic Survival Course, Countess of Chester Hospital, UK on 18-19 Sep 2021
  • Participated in Human Factors in Theatres Training at Trafford General Hospital, Trafford, UK on 29/July/2021.
  • Attended Hands on Workshop on JESS and PFNA2 at at 1st Annual Jammu and Kashmir Orthopaedic Association, National Conference, 28-29 June 2018
  • Workshop/CME on Bone and Joint Hospital, 30 Aug 2014 “Shoulder Arthroscopy” Government Medical College, Srinagar
  • Participated in CURE India, Conference on CTEV at SKIMS Medical College Hospital on Aug 10, 2015
  • Participated at 1st Annual Jammu and Kashmir Orthopaedic Association, National Conference, 28-29 August 2018
  • Attended conference on spine surgery by Association of Spine Surgeons of India on 23 june, 2018
  • Attended an online course on “Let's Break the Chain of COVID-19 Infection” By the Mohammad bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Completed an online program on “nCOVID - 19 Awareness and Prevention Program” conducted by Apollo MedSkills.