• Dr. Christopher Butcher

    Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

    MBBS, FRCS, FCS, (ORTH) SA, MCh Consultant Orthopedics, Department of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine (Abu Dhabi Knee & Sports Medicine Centre)

    Following his graduation from University College and Middlesex Hospital London in 1989, Dr Butcher completed his early surgical training in London leading to Fellowship of the College of Surgeons of England in 1994.   He then moved to South Africa in 1997 and completed the orthopaedic training programme at University of Cape Town. After being awarded the Fellowship of the Orthopaedic College of Surgeons, he returned to the UK in 2002 to join Bristol’s specialist orthopaedic training programme.  He did a knee fellowship in Gloucester and a fellowship in the Lower Limb Reconstruction Unit in Bristol University before being awarded Master of Surgery for his thesis on treatment of fractures around the knee. He was appointed as an NHS Consultant Orthopaedic and Knee Surgeon at Gloucester and Cheltenham Hospitals in 2004, a post he held for nine years.   Dr Butcher currently works in the knee unit at Healthpoint. He is trained and experienced in performing partial and total primary knee replacements, revision knee replacements, osteotomy and arthroscopic surgery for sports injuries.   Dr Butcher is a member of the British Orthopaedic Association, the British Association for Surgery of the Knee and World Orthopaedic Concern, and he is on the UK GMC Consultant Specialist Register.

  • Dr. Francesco Cerino

    Vascular Surgery

    Vascular Surgery Consultant

    Vascular Surgery Consultant

  • Dr. Wael Chaaban MBBS MD

    Orthopedics & Sports Medicine


    I am a 10 years experienced neurosurgeon, Venezuelan by birth, English, Arabic and Spanish speaker. Neurosurgeon Certified from Physician college of Venezuela, Ministry of Health in Lebanon and Health Authority of Abu Dhabi; Member of Venezuelan Society of Neurosurgeon and Spine Surgery, AO Spine and NASS; Trained in Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery (MIS) since 2008 performing more than 1,500 surgeries with special interest in Percutaneous Endoscopic Lumbar Discectomy (PELD), MIS Spinal Fixation and Disc Replacement (MIS-TLIF, XLIF, etc), MIS Discectomy and/or Decompression, Arthroplasty, etc. Currently leading the Spine Unit in the Orthopedic Department at Healthpoint in Abu Dhabi, UAE. I graduated from the Universidad de Oriente (UDO) as Bachelor of Medicine and Surgeon, and then in the most important teaching hospital in Venezuela with specialization in Neurosurgery, title awarded by the University Hospital of Caracas in 2007, i work as specialist neurosurgeon since then, with special training and practice in minimal invasive spine surgery since 2008 that has been Board certified for the Venezuelan Society of Neurosurgery, during that time I have performed more than 1500 surgeries and procedures, of which, almost 1,000 have been Minimally invasive spine surgeries; During my career, I have worked in 4 Major Healthcare institutions and run a diagnostic and therapeutic unit specializing in spine diseases. I have supported and monitored specialists with less experience in minimal invasive surgery, maintaining the continuous development and improvement of minimal invasive techniques, such as, Percutaneous Endoscopic Lumbar Discectomy, MIS-TLIF, XLIF, etc. My experience and performance have allowed me to participate as surgeon and lecturer in spine and spinal cord congress and conferences. Recently I became part of one of the State of the Art Hospital in Abu Dhabi, Healthpoint, aim to make of it the Center of Reference in UAE and Middle East for Percutaneous Endoscopic Lumbar Discectomy, and from my side can be considered as a fact.

  • Dr. Mohammad Raed Cheikhali


    MD, FAAP Consultant General Pediatrician, Department of Pediatrics

    General pediatrician with experience in intensive care medicine  Prior experience in medical management from role as Medical Director of another Abu Dhabi hospital

  • Dr. Kiyoung Choi

    Spine Care

    MD Consultant Neurological Surgery, Department of Spine Care (Wooridul Spine Centre)

    Specializes in neurosurgery with clinical interests including minimally-invasive cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine procedures, endoscopic spine surgery, image-guided spine surgery and spinal deformities  Prior experience in clinical care and hospital administration in South Korea  Member of several American and Korean medical associations

  • Dr. Nikhil Dinakar Thada

    Ear, Nose and Throat

    Specialist in ENT

    MBBS, Dlo, DNB

  • Dr. Salma Elsayed

    Diagnostic Imaging

    Specialist Radiologist


  • Dr. Tabarak Salah Mohamed Aly Elyan


    GP Dentist

    Dentist specialized in aesthetic restorative and cosmetic dentistry as well as endodontic treatment

  • Dr. Jeffrey Fairley

    Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery

    MBChB Consultant Plastic Surgery, Department of Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery

    German board-certified Consultant Plastic Surgeon and General Surgeon specializing in cosmetic, hand, cleft palate and other reconstructive surgeries  Avid humanitarian, with mission work in the Philippines and Yemen between 2007-2011 to perform pro-bono plastic surgeries for patients with congenital deformities

  • Dr. Neil Richard Fell

    Family Medicine

    MBChB, BMedSci, MRCGP Consultant Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine

    Areas of expertise and practice range from diabetes to general pediatrics, hematology, neurology, respiratory, cardiology, gastroenterology, ENT, psychiatry and acute pain management  Licensed to practice in the UAE and UK; recently revalidated by the UK General Medical Council

  • Dr. Loretta Francisco


    GP in Pediatrics

    MD, Diplomate of Philippine Pediatric Society

  • Dr. Tamer GamalEldin Ahmed Omar

    Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

    General Practitioner

    Dr. Tamer Omar attained a Bachelor degree in medicine and surgery from the Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University. From 2005 to date he has worked in medical positions in Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the UAE, with a clinical focus on general practice and emergency medicine. He is also licenced to practice in Canada.  Specialty - Spine

  • Dr. Hiba Ahmad Ghannam


    Specialist Dermatologist

    Specialist Dermatology

  • Dr. Syed Gilani

    Urology & Endourology

    Specialist Urologist

    MBBS FCPS (urology)

  • Dr. Susan S. Glew


    BSc, MBChB, BSCCP, FRCOG, MD Consultant Gynecologist

    Specializes in all benign gynecological conditions, colposcopy, and the management of bleeding disorders  Research as a prestigious Joseph Starkey Research Fellow led to the development of the cancer-protective HPV vaccine and the award of an MD research degree  Serves as a member of several British medical associations and has served on hospital ethics advisory groups of previous employers  Experience in treating women from a wide variety of backgrounds and cultures

  • Dr. Hristo Grancharov MD

    Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

    Specialist Orthopedic Surgeon

    Specialties: Knee & Hip Replacements, Shoulder Arthroscopic Procedures, Hip Joint

  • Dr. Mohammed B Al Hadad

    Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery

    Head of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery, Consultant Bariatric Surgeon, Consultant General Surgeon

    Head of the Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery (Centre of Excellence in Bariatric and Metabolic surgery in collaboration of Healthpoint and Imperial college of London Diabetes Centre) Master Bariatric Surgeon according to the American Surgical Review Corporation Specialized in bariatric and metabolic surgery Specialized in advanced laparoscopic bariatric and upper gastrointestinal surgery   MD, FRCS Glasgow, FACS Course director and instructor in more than 150 courses of basic, advanced laparoscopy and trauma management in the UAE and internationally  Has  many publications in a peer reviewed journals in Bariatric surgery, Endoscopy and trauma management

  • Dr. Khaled Hamdan - BM. MRCS. MD. FRCS (UK)

    Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery, General Surgery

    Consultant General, Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon

    Bachelor of Medicine. Southampton Medical School, UK Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK Doctorate of Medicine, University of Dundee, UK Specialty - Laparoscopic, Upper Gastrointestinal & Bariatric surgery