Mr Ikram Nizam

Orthopaedic surgeon


Mr Ikram Nizam


Orthopaedic Surgeon – Hip & Knee Specialist 

Dr. Ikram Nizam was educated in Oxford, Leicester and London before moving to Australia where he is now a leading Melbourne orthopaedic surgeon with over fifteen years of orthopaedic experience. 

Anterior Hip Replacement – Surgeon Educator/Teacher

Dr. Nizam is a surgical teacher and educator of anterior hip replacement surgery techniques to surgeons around the world.

He regularly visits international centers around the world to teach this minimally invasive technique and frequently attends international meetings/conferences/surgeons to give talks / keep up to-date with advances in hip and knee surgery to achieve the best outcomes.

Medical Education

Dr. Nizam completed his medical degree followed by basic surgical training (BST) in England, UK.

Training in London UK:

After completing BST, he worked at a leading Orthopaedic Hospital in London for a year and worked with the renowned Miss Sarah K Muirhead-Allwood (the late Queen Mother’s Orthopaedic Surgeon) before moving to Australia where he spent time in Melbourne as a service registrar.

Post Graduate Qualifications:

Dr. Nizam completed parts 1 and 2 of MRCS (UK) and completed a Masters at University of New South Wales, Sydney.

Orthopaedic Training in Australia:

Dr. Nizam completed Advanced Orthopaedic training in Sydney, Australia

Professional Associations:

  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)
  • Associate Fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association
  • Member of the Royal College of Surgeons (UK-Glasg).
  • Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member of the British Orthopaedic Association

Read More on Dr. Ikram Nizam’s role as an educator, professional development programmer and how he is not just a leader amongst Melbourne orthopaedic surgeons, but throughout Australia too.