About Dr Yaqoub Al Mufargi

Yaqoub bin Sulaiman Al Mufargi

BSc, MD, MRCSEd, SSC-orth

Senior Consultant Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon at The Armed Forces Hospital (AFH), Muscat
since 2012. I am also a senior clinical lecturer at Sultan Qaboos University college of medicine. I
am also the Associate Program Director for the orthopedic program and the foundation program in
AFH for Oman Medical Speciality Board (OMSB). I am the chair of the examination subcommittee
for the orthopedic residency program. I am an AO faculty and teach and chair regularly in AO
courses; local, regional and international.
I studied medicine at Sultan Qaboos University and orthopedics in Saudi Arabia; Riyadh orthopedic
program. I did then pediatric orthopedic fellowship at King Faisal Specialist Hospital, Riyadh for
one year and then at Bern University in Switzerland for another year.
I treat wide pediatric musculoskeletal problems like DDH, clubfoot, Perthes disease, Slipped
Capital Femoral Epiphysis, osteogenesis imperfecta, limb deformity, trauma, and other congenital
and acquired pediatric orthopedic problems.
I have few publications in Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics and Sultan Qaboos University Medical
I am the treasurer for Orthopedic Society of Oman and the founding member of Midleast Pediatric
Orthopedic Society (MEPOS).


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