Dr. Sameh Abolfotouh
Orthopaedic SurgeryCENTRE OF EXCELLENCE – SPINE SURGERY
Dr. Sameh Abolfotouh, is an orthopaedic surgeon & consultant in spine surgery at the prestigious Medcare Orthopaedic & Spine Hospital, Dubai. Having completed his MB BCh from the University of Alexandria in Egypt, he went on to do his MD from USA. He is also certified from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG), USA.
Dr. Abolfotouh’s impressive credentials include American Fellowships in spine surgery from University of Missouri & Center of Spine & Orthopedics, both in the USA. He is a Board certified orthopaedics & spine surgeon & has done orthopaedics residency from the well-known HMC/Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar.
Dr. Abolfotouh’s expertise spans a wide range of minimally invasive spine surgeries, & he has successfully carried out artificial disc replacement, major deformity surgery as well as robotic spine surgery. To his credit, he has managed spine trauma, infections & degenerative conditions of spine tumours, all types of spine injections & carried out kyphoplasty, stentoplasty & vertebroplasty.
He is associated with esteemed institutions like the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery (AAOS), the Cervical Spine Research Society (CSRS), Scoliosis Research Society (SRS), North American Spine Society (Member) & AO Spine Middle East and North Africa (AOSMENA) Education Chair and board member.
Dr. Abolfotouh speaks Arabic, English & French with ease & when he finds time in his busy schedule, he loves playing tennis.
American Fellowship in Spine Surgery, University of Missouri, USA
American Fellowship in Spine Surgery, Center of Spine and Orthopedics, Denver, USA
Orthopedics Residency HMC/Weill Cornell Medical College, Qatar
Board certified Orthopedics and Spine Surgeon
Past Chairman AO Spine GCC
AO Spine Middle East and North Africa (AOSMENA) Education Chair and board member.
Pan Arab Spine Society (PASS) Board Member.
International Musculoskeletal Society (IMS) Chair of E-learning Committee