Fixing the Scaphoid - Tips and Tricks and the Anatomy of Forearm Rotation

Date: Wednesday - 24 June 2020

Time: 12:00 PM (UAE Time)

About the Webinar:

The Anatomy of Forearm Rotation

The forearm is a quadrilateral rotating joint. The complex anatomy must be understood when considering fractures and when considering treatment. During this webinar Prof. Warwick simplified the clinical anatomy and helped delegates understand the principles of treating injuries of the forearm.

Fixing the Scaphoid: Tips and Tricks

In this webinar, Prof. Warwick also explained some practical tips, which he has learned over 20 years, to help you make fixation of the scaphoid easy.



Prof. David Warwick

Consultant Hand and Wrist Surgeon, University Hospital Southampton
President, British Society for Surgery of the Hand
Chairman, British Orthopaedic Association Medicolegal Committee
Executive Committee, Federation of International Societies for Surgery of the Hand

David Warwick has been Consultant Hand Surgeon at University Hospital Southampton since 1998. He is also visiting Hand Surgeon to the States of Jersey and Bailiwick of Guernsey. He is involved daily in the clinical management of complex hand and wrist problems with a particular interest in the DRUJ, Dupuytren’s, joint replacement and orthopaedic hand trauma. He is BSSH President for 2020; he has recently finished as Secretary of the BSSH and Executive Committee Member of the FESSH. He now sits on the Executive Committee of the IFSSH. He reviews about 40 papers per year; David serves on the Editorial Board of the Bone and Joint Journal.


Dr. Khalid Alawadi

Consultant Plastic and Hand Surgeon, Head of Hand and Microsurgery Unit, Rashid Hospital
President, Emirates Hand Surgery Chapter
Chairman, International Advanced Hand and Wrist Congress

Dr. Khalid Alawadi is a German Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon with almost 19 years of experience in the field of surgery and plastic surgery. He is board certified in plastic surgery from the European Board of Plastic Surgery (EBOPRAS), as well as Board certified in hand surgery from the Federations of European Societies for Surgery of the Hand (FESSH). 

After graduating from Germany in 2010, Dr. Alawadi appointed as consultant plastic surgeon at Mafraq hospital in Abu Dhabi. Since 2013, he established a unit for Hand & Reconstructive microsurgery at Rashid hospital in Dubai.

He was a past Vice President of Emirates Plastic Surgery Society (EPSS) and he is president of Emirates Hand Surgery Chapter and member of many international societies.