Bariatric Surgery Archive

Prime Hospital is first private hospital in Dubai to receive US Center of Excellence in Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery certification

UAE, May 28, 2017 – Prime Hospital, Dubai’s leading private, multi speciality hospital, has recently been accredited with the ‘Center of Excellence in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery’ by the Surgical Review Corporation (SRC), an internationally recognized healthcare leader committed to advancing the safety, efficacy and efficiency of surgical care worldwide. Dr. Neil Hutcher, Chief Medical

ZULEKHA HOSPITAL EXPERTS DEMONSTRATE LATEST SURGICAL TECHNIQUES LIVE DURING OBESITY CONFERENCE

Surgery performed on high BMI case furthers medical education Dubai, UAE, 1 April, 2017: A live bariatric surgery has been successfully completed at Zulekha Hospital Sharjah as part of the healthcare group’s ongoing efforts to increase awareness of obesity, enhance patient safety and help educate fellow surgeons and healthcare professionals. The Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy surgery

Medical specialists reveal advantages and benefits of bariatric surgery during a medical forum

WHO study reveals that 25 per cent of men and 40 per cent of women in the UAE are dangerously overweight   April 4, 2016 Medical specialists composed of dietitians, physiotherapists and gastric surgeons have revealed the many advantages and benefits of bariatric surgery during a medical forum held recently at the Al Bustan Rotana

NEW CAMPAIGN PROMOTING EFFECTIVE USE OF BARIATRIC SURGERY OFFERS FREE OBESITY ASSESSMENT

Zulekha Hospital launches new campaign to help fight UAE obesity  Dubai, UAE, 6 December, 2015: Zulekha Hospital, a pioneer in UAE healthcare, has launched a new bariatric healthcare campaign to help tackle obesity and outline the risks associated with the condition. The initiative, ‘Obesity Keeps Good Health Away’, has been developed to encourage UAE residents

ZULEKHA HOSPITAL SHARJAH HOSTS FIRST OF ITS KIND LIVE BARIATRIC SURGERY DEMONSTRATION

Private hospital provides live access to its operating room to teach UAE peers, share best practice   Dubai, UAE, 3 August, 2015: A leading UAE-based obesity surgeon has successfully completed a first of its kind live bariatric surgery demonstration to peers at Zulekha Hospital Sharjah.   Dr Hussam Al Trabulsi, MD, MRCS, FEBS, Specialized in 

Doctors at Fortis Flt Lt Rajan Dhall Hospital perform Bariatric Surgery on a 54 year Cancer Survivor from Sudan

First ever reported case of Bariatric surgery on a survivor of Rectal Malignancy   New Delhi, 08th July, 2015: A team of doctors at Fortis Flt Lt Rajan Dhall Hospital, Vasant Kunj performed the first ever reported bariatric surgery on a 54 year old rectal cancer survivor, from Sudan helping him to lead a better