Prof Shah Khan, MB BS, FRCR, MSK Dip (ESSR)
Consultant Musculoskeletal Radiologist
Shah Khan was appointed as Consultant in 2003 and has completed Fellowship in Musculoskeletal imaging and treatment at the world renowned Leiden University Medical Centre, Holland. He specialises in imaging of bone and joint diseases and sports injuries and guided treatments. Super-specialises in imaging of ankle and foot disorders.
With his expertise in imaging, he has diagnosed sports injuries and treated with guided injections, elite sportsmen/women, ranging from premier league footballers, rugby players, Olympic athletes, cage fighters, fell walkers to tennis players. He also diagnoses degenerative changes involving the joints such as arthritis, tendons such as Achilles/patellar tendinitis and back/spine pain.
Currently his research is focussed on plantar plate diagnosis in the toes and imaging of SLE in small joints.
He is the educational supervisor for radiology trainees. He is on the Faculty of University of Cumbria, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound MSc Course since 2008 and is frequently Ultrasound tutor at the European Society of Skeletal Radiology (2015).
He is on the Editorial Board of British Journal of Hospital Medicine and pan European journal, Radiological Documents. He has over 30 peer review journal publications.
He is currently Treasurer, British Society of Skeletal Radiologists.
He is the only British recipient of an international award (ESSR/ISS, 2005), for research on hand bone tumours.
In recognition for his contribution to excellence in radiology and the NHS, the National Clinical Excellence Committee have bestowed Shah with the prestigious bronze award in 2016.