Dr. Ali Hallal

Consultant Surgeon - Surgical Intensive Care
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Dr. Ali Hallal, MD, is a Consultant Surgeon in Surgical Intensive Care in the Department of Surgery at Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC) in Abu Dhabi.

An Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery and a General Surgery Consultant in General Surgery with subspecialty training in upper gastrointestinal oncology surgery, trauma surgery, and surgical intensive care, Dr. Hallal has over 19 years of experience in surgery and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) and the American College of Surgeons (FACS).

Dr. Hallal is a keen educator in the science of surgery and was appointed as the Program Director for General Surgery Residency and the Trauma and Surgical Intensive Care Fellowship programs during his tenure at the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), Lebanon.

He specializes in performing gastric and esophageal cancer surgery, complex abdominal redo surgery including enterocutaneous fistula management, peritoneal surface malignancy surgery (HIPEC), minimally invasive hernia and abdominal wall hernia surgery, benign upper gastrointestinal surgery (gastric and esophageal pathology), acute care surgery, trauma surgery, surgical intensive care, laparoscopic surgery, and general surgery.

Doctor can help with

  • Hernia
  • Trauma
  • Intensive care
  • Gastric cancer
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Peritoneal carcinomatosis
  • Enterocutaneous fistula (ECF)

Memberships

  • Lebanese Society of General Surgery (LSGS)
  • World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES)
  • European Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO)
  • European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM)
  • European Society for Trauma & Emergency Surgery (ESTES)
  • Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery of Great Britain & Ireland (AUGIS)

Licences & Certifications

  • Licensed, General Medical Council (GMC)
  • Licensed, Lebanese Order of Physicians (LOP)
  • Certification, Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
  • Certification, Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT)
  • Certification, Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)

Training & Work Experience

  • Associate Professor, Clinical Surgery

    American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), Lebanon

  • Program Director, General Surgery Residency

    American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), Lebanon

  • Program Director, Trauma & Intensive Care Fellowship

    American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), Lebanon

  • Surgeon, General & Upper Gastrointestinal & Trauma

    American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), Lebanon

  • Physician, Surgical Intensive Care

    American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), Lebanon

  • Consultant, Trauma & Acute Care Surgeon

    King's College Hospital, UK

  • Fellow, Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery

    Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, UK

  • Specialist Registrar, General & Upper GI Surgery

    South East Thames Rotation, Royal Sussex County Hospital, UK

  • Specialist Registrar, General & Upper GI Surgery

    South East Thames Rotation, St Thomas’ Hospital, UK

  • Associate Specialist, General Surgery

    Watford General Hospital, UK

  • General Surgeon

    Beirut Governmental Hospital, Lebanon

  • Fellow, Trauma Surgery & Critical Care

    Liverpool Hospital Acute Care Surgery Unit, Australia

  • Visiting Fellow, Trauma Surgery

    Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, South Africa

  • Visiting Fellow, Trauma Surgery

    Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, South Africa

  • Fellow, Trauma Surgery

    Jackson Memorial Hospital - Jackson Health System, USA

  • Fellow, Surgical Critical Care

    Jackson Memorial Hospital - Jackson Health System, USA

  • Resident, General Surgery

    American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), Lebanon

  • Intern, General Surgery

    American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), Lebanon

  • Rotating Intern

    American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), Lebanon

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD)

    American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), Lebanon
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc), Biology

    American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), Lebanon