Faizal Kamarol Zaman

Faizal Kamarol Zaman


Faizal has a background in Medicine where he underwent his pre-clinical studies at the University of St Andrews. He, then, continued with his clinical training at The University of Manchester before qualified as a medical doctor in 2011. He worked as a junior doctor in Malaysia for a short while before pursuing a Masters degree in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Surrey in 2014. He graduated with a Distinction and presented his Masters’ dissertation on hand biomechanics at the Healthcare Technologies Student and Early Career Awards 2016 organised by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).

Research interests

  • Cervical Total Disc Replacement
  • Clinical Biomechanics
  • Wear Biotribology
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  • MSc Biomedical Engineering, University of Surrey
  • MBChB, The University of Manchester
  • BSc (Hons) Medicine, University of St Andrews

Research groups and institutes

  • Institute of Functional Surfaces