Meet Dr. Sami Salem Ahmad at Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital | ExpatWoman.com
 

Meet Dr. Sami Salem Ahmad at Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital

Dr. Sami is a Consultant General Surgeon, Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgeon in Abu Dhabi

Posted on

16 February 2020

Last updated on 17 February 2020

Dr. Sami Salem Ahmad is a well known senior consultant surgeon with over 30 years' experience who is specialised in laparoscopic gastrointestinal and obesity surgery.

He has performed a large number of obesity procedures and surgeries, such as sleeve gastrectomy, omega bypass, gastric banding, Roux en Y gastric bypass, and has been working in this field since 1991.

Dr. Sami has performed more than 5000 bariatric (obesity) operations during the course of his career.

Dr. Sami performs intragastric balloon procedures endoscopically routinely. He is one of the first doctors globally to start intragastric Botox injections and has published in this field.

Dr. Sami was the Head of the specialised Gastric Centre in Stuttgart, Germany for 10 years.

He studied in Hamburg, Germany and specialised in General and Gastrointestinal Surgery in Hamburg and London.

He achieved the Doctorate of Medicine from Hamburg University and is registered as a consultant surgeon on the London specialist register and with the Stuttgart medical council.

Dr. Sami Worked for five years at Hammersmith Hospital, Ealing and Charing Cross Hospital and was examiner at the Imperial College School of Medicine in London.

Dr. Sami is a member of several surgical societies and takes part regularly as a speaker and presents his research results and studies at international congresses.

Special interests

  • Treatment of obesity
  • Treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease laparoscopically

Languages spoken

English, Arabic, German

Dr. Sami Salem Ahmad

Dr. Sami Salem Ahmad
Consultant General Surgeon, Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgeon
Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital

Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital
Sponsored by
Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital
Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital is a modern facility established in 2008 with a total licensed capacity of 134 beds. The hospital provides a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services including a 24-hour Emergency department.

Airport Road, next to the Airport Road Park