Dr. Issam Hassan has over 40 years of experience in the Middle East ( 15 years in UAE). He brings a wealth of experience to help our patients through a varied range of ailments. With high qualifications from Iraq, UK, USA and South Korea, Dr. Issam has been trained on highly standardised surgical techniques including Laparoscopic, Endoscopic and robotic techniques for the Abdomen and Gastrointestinal Tract across Germany, France, Canada, USA and South Korea. He has completed over 20,000 procedures through his career across government and private hospital with over 100 very rare surgical cases.He is a member of different medical scientific societies in UAE, USA and Europe, actively taking part in their surgical conferences across the world. He was also awarded the ‘Distinction care for highly standardised scientific teams’ for 4 years consecutively. He was the man behind the first team in Iraq to create Experimental Liver Transplant team back in 1997 and Islet Cell Pancreas Transplant in 2002. He also has held teaching positions at the Baghdad University and Sharjah University. He has special interest in the care for Diabetic foot. His clinical expertise is managing Benign and Malignant diseases of Thyroid gland, Stomach, Hepatobiliary Pancreas, Rectum, Anus and spleen using open, laparoscopic and robotic techniques, Diagnosis and therapeutic gastroscopy and colonoscopy, Skin surgeries, Abdominal wall and Hernia surgeries.
MBCHB, FICMS, FACS (US), FRCS( GLASGOW, UK), FELLOW ROBOTIC SURGERY (KOREA)
IRAQI MEDICAL ASSOCIATION,IRAQI SURGEON SOCIETY, EMIRATES MEDICAL ASSOCIATION(EMA), EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION FOR TRANSLUMINAL SURGERY (EATS), INTERNATIONAL FEDRATION FOR SURGERY OF OBESITY AND METABOLIC DISORDERS (IFSO),SOCIETY OF AMERICAN GASTROINTESTINAL AND ENDOSCOPIC SURGEONS (SAGES),EMIRATES SOCIETY OF METABOLIC AND BAQRIATRIC SURGEONS (ESMBS)