Dr. Zeeshan Khan

Dr. Zeeshan Khan

Dr. Zeeshan Khan is an accomplished orthopedic surgeon, with a passion for providing the highest quality patient care. Khan currently serves as a full-time consultant at Rehman Medical Institute (RMI) in Peshawar, Pakistan. In addition to his work at RMI, Dr. Khan also serves as a visiting consultant orthopedic surgeon at the AO clinic in Karachi. He is recognised for his expertise in a wide range of orthopedic procedures, including joint replacement surgery, arthroscopy, and sports medicine. Dr. Khan is also committed to educating the next generation of orthopedic surgeons. As an Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Rehman Medical College (RMC), he plays an active role in training medical students and residents. He is known for his engaging teaching style and his ability to inspire young physicians to pursue careers in orthopedics.


 Professional Background and Education

•    Attended Saint Mary’s High school, Peshawar, for his schooling
•    Obtained his primary medical degree from Khyber Medical College, Peshawar, Pakistan
•    Undertook houseman ship at Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar in General Surgery, general medicine and Intensive care
•    Undertook foundation training in South Yorkshire & Humber deanery and basic surgical training in the West Midlands deanery in the UK
•    Passed his MRCS exam from the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh and MRCPS degree from the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow
•    Underwent higher surgical training in Trauma & Orthopaedics Surgery in the East Midlands region and passed his intercollegiate FRCS exam in trauma & orthopaedics  from the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh
•    Undertook advanced training (Fellowship) in Orthopaedic Oncology, Adult reconstruction and arthroplasty at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital in Birmingham, UK


Clinical expertise and interests:

•    Specialises in primary and revision hip and knee replacement surgery and management of bone and soft tissue tumors
•    Fully trained in joint replacement and keyhole (arthroscopic) surgery both in primary and revision cases
•    Developed a particular interest in arthroscopic surgery (keyhole surgery), arthroplasty (joint replacements) and Oncology (tumors)
•    Interest and expertise in Orthopaedic Oncology where he treats bone and soft tissue tumors and focuses on limb salvage surgery


Research and education:

•    Author of numerous research articles published in various internationally renowned peer-reviewed journals focusing on orthopaedic oncology, arthroplasty, trauma and education
•    Presented his work at various regional, national and international platforms in the UK, Europe, and USA
•    Reviewer for the British medical journal and orthopaedics reviews
•    Faculty member of various FRCS Trauma & Ortho exam revision courses, orthopaedic oncology and hip and knee replacement courses
•    Undertaken various postgraduate certificate awards in evidence-based trauma & orthopedics from the University of Warwick, UK


Future goals:

•    Develop a purpose-built bone and soft tissue tumor and arthroplasty unit in the country where junior doctors could be trained in these complex specialties.

Overall, Dr. Khan is a highly qualified member of the medical community, known for his dedication to patient care, his expertise in orthopedic surgery, and his commitment to education.  


  • Bone & soft tissue tumors - trauma & orthroscopic surgery.

  • Joint replacement and keyhole (Arthroscopic) surgery both in primary and revision cases

  • Spine

  • Joint Replacement

  • Ilizarov apparatus

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support

  • Simple & complex fractures     

  • Bone & muscle tumors             

  • Hip & knee, Shoulder replacement     

  • Arthroscopic surgery     


  • MRCPS, MRCS, FRCS, Tr. & Orth. (UK)
  • Fellowship in MSK Oncology & Arthroplasty (UK)


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Only post FCPS supervisor in Pakistan for orthopaedic oncology training 


Instructor on various national & international courses on orthopaedic oncology & joint replacements

Professional membership

Professional Membership
  • Pakistan Orthopaedic Association
  • Pakistan Orthoplasty Society
  • Pakistan Orthopaedic Oncology Forum
  • Asia Pacific Othopaedic Association
  • British Othopaedic Oncology Society
  • Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC)