Dr. Philipp Sagawe MbChB, PhD Consultant Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesia

Dr. Philipp Sagawe

MbChB, PhD Consultant Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesia

Anesthesia


Professional Summary

  • Specializes in anesthesia for pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, vascular and transplant surgery, and intensive care medicine 
  • Has performed over 1,000 anesthesia procedures for abdominal, neurosurgical, orthopedic, thoracic and pediatric surgeries 
  • Licensed to practice in the UAE and Germany

Work Experience

  • 2002: Began work as Registrar in Department of Anesthesiology and Operative Intensive Care at the University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany with focus on neurosurgery, abdominal and thoracic vascular surgeries, ENT, gynecology and eye surgery trauma 
  • 2008: Began work as Consultant in Anesthesia at the University Clinic of Cologne, Cologne, Germany, focusing on neurosurgery and gynecology cases 
  • 2009: Began work as Consultant Anesthetist at the King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia; was lead anaesthetist for all complex procedures and a dedicated member of the liver transplant team, performing the hospital’s first liver transplant

Medical Training

  • 1995: Became licensed paramedic in Geramyn Rescue Service, Cologne, Germany 
  • 2002: Earned Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Cologne Faculty of Medicine, Cologne, Germany 
  • 2004: Obtained qualification as Medical Doctor and Diploma in Emergency Medicine, Germany 
  • 2005: Doctoral thesis, which discussed the effects of non-depolarizing muscle relaxants on nervous signal transmission, featured in Anesthesia and Analgesia 
  • 2008: Completed specialist training in anaesthesiology at the University of Cologne Faculty of Medicine, Cologne, Germany

Awards And Membership

  • Member, German Medical Association 
  • Member, German Society for Anesthesiology and Intensive Medicine