Our company mission is to solve big problems in surgical training using immersive technology.
We are headquartered in Soho, London, UK
Steve and Shafi met while speaking at the 2014 Augmented Planet congress. Their mutual interests in medicine and immersive technology led to the formation of Medical Realities.
In April 2016 Shafi performed the worlds first live 360° operation on a cancer patient at the Royal London Hospital. Over 55,000 people watched the livestream.
In April 2017 the Medical Realities Platform launched with its first module.
The Medical Realities team brings together innovative technologists and world class health care professionals. We have an exceptional team of doctors, educators, software engineers, designers, and videographers.
Professor Shafi Ahmed is Special Advisor for the Care Quality Commission, Clinical Lead for the International Surgical Training Programme for the Royal College of Surgeons, Head of Programme for Virtual Medical, Member of Council for the Royal College of Surgeons of England, Member of the Medical Students Committee for the Royal College of Surgeons for England and a Senior Member of the Education Committee for the Royal College of Surgeons of England, Lead Clinician and MDT lead for Colorectal Cancer at St Barts Health Trust.
The development team includes members who have created award winning medical education tools for Pfizer, Bayer, Roche, Astellas and Novo Nordisk.
Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder
Professor Shafi Ahmed
Chief Medical Officer and Co-founder
Chief Technical Officer
Head of Software
Director/Head of Production
Chief Financial Officer
Mr Bijendra Patel
Head of Content
Dr William English
Dr Oliver Trampleasure
We are proud to be building the future of immersive medical education with the following industry partners.