Dr. Maharra Hussain completed her bachelor degree in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Mumbai. She earned her postgraduate qualification in General Surgery through the Diplomate of the National Board, India and has Fellowships in Gastrointestinal, Hepato Pancreatico Biliary and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery.
Prior to joining Mediclinic Welcare Hospital, Dr. Maharra was attached as a consultant gastrointestinal, laparoscopic and general surgeon in Breach Candy Hospital and Bhatia Hospital in Mumbai. She has several publications in indexed national and international medical journals and text books.
She operates on a variety of conditions by open and laparoscopic procedures including breast lumps (benign and malignant), thyroid enlargement, lymph node excision, perianal pathologies (haemorrhoids, fissures, fistula), open and laparoscopic hernia repair (inguinal, umbilical, incisional, ventral), open and laparoscopic small bowel and colonic resections (benign and malignant), laparoscopic appendicectomy for appendicitis, laparoscopic cholecystectomy for gall stone disease, laparoscopic fundoplication for reflux disease and laparoscopic Heller's cardiomyotomy for achalasia cardia.