Heyman Luckraz Dr. (ID*)

Cardiothoracic Surgery
English, French, Hindi, Urdu, Patois

Core competencies

  • Minimal Access (Keyhole) surgery
  •  Coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG)
  • Valve surgery (including TAVI & TMVI)
  • Chest and Lung surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopy (VATS)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (AF)surgery
  • Endobronchial Valve Therapy (EBV)
  • ECMO & Ventricular Assist Device Empyema surgery
  • Pneumothorax surgery


Dr Heyman Luckraz, FRCS, MD, is a UK-trained Cardiothoracic Surgeon on the Consultant Specialist Register in the UK (GMC) and Dubai, UAE (DHA), with nearly 30 years of experience in the field.

His cardiac surgical practice includes coronary artery bypass grafting, aortic, mitral and tricuspid valves surgery (including infective endocarditis), myxoma surgery, ASD closure, surgery on the aorta and atrial fibrillation surgery with a special interest in minimal access surgery. He also has a wide experience with the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) as well as Transcatheter Mitral valve Implantation (TMVI) He also performs surgical procedures within the thorax (lung, mediastinum, chest wall) with most of these procedures being carried via Keyhole surgery - Video Assisted Thoracoscopy (VATS).

Dr Luckraz graduated with Honours from the University of London and is a member of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, the Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery (Great Britain & Ireland) and is also a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Throughout his career, he has worked in some of the United Kingdom's most esteemed medical institutions such as the Heart and Lung Centre (Wolverhampton), the University Hospital of Wales (Cardiff), Papworth Hospital (Cambridge), John Radcliffe Hospital (Oxford) and the Royal Brompton Hospital (London).

Dr. Luckraz constantly earns the highest acclaim from his patients as well as his peers, using his skills and vast knowledge to treat patients. In addition, Dr. Luckraz has accumulated awards and accolades for his work over the years. Feedback from patients treated under his care (360 degree feedback) has been excellent. He has over 100 peer-reviewed publications in the medical literature.

*Independent Doctors(ID): Defined as individuals not employed by Mediclinic Middle East who are granted the privilege to treat patient at MCME facilities, in either inpatient or outpatient settings, as applicable.


MBBS (Hons) London, FRCS (Eng.), FRCS (CTh), MD (London)


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