Dr. Shafi Ahmed is an award winning British medical surgeon, futurist, innovator, educator, and technology entrepreneur based in London, UK.   He is most well known for live streaming his medical operations using virtual reality. In December 2016, he became the first surgeon to record an operation on Snapchat spectacles.  
Education & Career
Mr. Shafi Ahmed qualified from Kings College Hospital Medical SchoolLondon in 1993, trained in London and obtained his specialist registration in general and colorectal surgery.   He was appointed as a Consultant General, Colorectal and Laparoscopic Surgeon at Barts and the London NHS trust in 2007.  He performed research on the genetics of colorectal cancer and obtained his PhD from the University of London.