Salah Al Arnawoot Dr.

General Surgery


Core competencies

  • Endocrine operations (conventional and video assisted)
  • Breast surgery
  • Visceral surgery (gastro intestinal and colorectal operations)
  • Hernia repair
  • Bile duct reconstruction operations
  • Anorectic procedures
  • Salivary gland surgery
  • Tumor


Before joining Mediclinic Welcare Hospital, Dr Salah practiced as a consultant surgeon at Medicare Centre in Dubai. Prior to this he served as Dubai Hospital's senior specialist surgeon and deputy head of surgery for five years, and subsequently as specialist general surgeon at Rashid Hospital, Dubai.
Dr Salah is well versed in minimally invasive (laparoscopic) procedures, endocrine operations (conventional and video assisted), visceral surgery (gastro intestinal and colorectal operations), laparoscopic hernia repair, bile duct reconstruction operations, anorectal procedures, salivary gland surgery, tumour and emergency procedures, among other surgeries.
He has served as a Senior Lecturer at Dubai Medical College, and has contributed to a number of international medical publications. He was the previous vice president of the GCC Hernia Society until 2018 and is a lifelong member of the Asia Pacific Hernia Society. He is also Associate Professor of Surgery at Dubai Medical College and Assistant Professor of Surgery at MBRU


Diploma in Laparoscopic Surgery (France)


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