Mr. Shalaby’s Medicolegal Practice in Edinburgh

Mr. Hisham Shalaby, MSc., MD., F.R.C.S Ed (Tr & Orth), has been a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon since 2009, working for the NHS at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary Hospital and St. John’s Hospital, as well as in private practice at the Spire Murrayfield Hospital. He has a sub-speciality interest in Foot & Ankle surgery.

Mr. Shalaby began preparing medico-legal reports in 2010. He has attended various courses and updates within this area of interest. Presently he sees patients for medicolegal reports at the Edinburgh Clinic and the Murryfield Hospital in Edinburgh.

Mr. Shalaby provide reports for personal injury claims, and for medical negligence cases.

Mr. Shalaby invites referrals from solicitors requiring a rapid turnover, impartial and comprehensive report. In general, appointments are provided within three weeks of instruction, and provided that the medical records have been sourced, the reports are delivered within two weeks of examination.

Correspondence in relation to a report is attended to within one to two weeks of receipt, though more rapidly if urgent. Mr Shalaby is available for telephone conferencing, and on occasions, attendance in person.

Claimants are offered appointments for which positive confirmation in writing is required before the appointment is finalised.

Details of the fees are available in the terms and conditions below.


To download an abbreviated CV for Mr. Shalaby click below.

Shalaby Abbreviated CV


To download the Terms & Conditions for provision of Medical reports by Mr. Shalaby click below.

Medical reports Terms & Conditions


Patient Testimonies

Dear Mr Shalaby, Thank you for bringing my foot back to what it was, and for inspiring so many of my artworks. I wish you all the best in the future, and I hope you can continue to inspire hope in others, as you did in me.
Mr A J, 15 years old – Revision of EHL tendon repair
Dear Mr Shalaby Last year you operated on my ankle. It was badly broken and the joint was damaged. I was in doubt what the outcome of the Joint replacement would be. However I thought you would like to know that the operation was great success and I am walking now very well without a stick. I would like to thank you for all your professional care.  
Mr J G, 64 years old – Advanced post-traumatic Ankle Arthritis
Dear Mr Shalaby I cannot thank you enough for sorting out the severe deformities of my toes and the pain I was experiencing in the ball of the foot. The operation gave me my life back.  
Mrs E J, 55 years old – Rheumatoid Forefoot deformities
Dear Mr Shalaby My grateful thanks for your excellent professional care. My husband and I are very impressed with all the care and of course the results. Thank you.  
Mrs M M, 62 years old – Severe flat foot deformity
Dear Mr Shalaby Just a brief word to thank you for the excellent job you did on my ankle. After suffering years with my ankle pain, I can now say I have had no pain since the day of the operation and my overall walking ability has improved significantly.  
Mrs M G, 58 years old – Ankle fusion for congenital Dysplastic Ankle
Dear Mr Shalaby After the ankle ligament surgery, you performed I am back to all the sports I wanted to do and I can finally trust my ankle again. I am also writing to tell you that I have just manged to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. I greatly appreciate you help.  
Mr J A, 34 years old – Lateral ligament repair for Ankle Instability
Dear Mr Shalaby Just to let you know that last week I completed the 97-mile West Highland Way Walk with a group of friends. So again, many many thanks.
Mrs S M, 30 years old – Bilateral Bunion Correction