The Division of General Surgery at Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC), Abu Dhabi, in partnership with Mayo Clinic, general surgery is a surgical specialty requiring years of study and training, followed by a rigorous examination process and lifelong recertification to ensure the highest standards of care are maintained. This includes preoperative, operative and postoperative care in addition to the management of complications. We use traditional open surgical approaches and the latest minimally invasive and robotic technology whenever possible to improve patient outcomes and maximize the patient experience. Our British and American board-certified surgeons are leaders in their fields and have expertise in endoscopy (upper endoscopy, colonoscopy, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography) and ultrasonography.
Utilizing a collaborative, multidisciplinary approach to personalized care, our surgeons work closely with experts from other specialties to diagnose, treat and provide the most effective surgical interventions for common, complex, benign and malignant conditions, including: