International Modern Hospital
DXH
Appointments : +971 4 406 3000
Emergency : +971 4 406 3333

ORTHOPEDIC DEPARTMENT

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International Modern Hospital has highly qualified team of Orthopedic surgeons both substantive and visiting. They manage all kinds of orthopedic cases and sports medicine. The department has an outpatient clinic on daily bases from 9:00 a.m to 6:00 p.m (Saturday to Wednesday and 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m Thursday) & 24 hours/day emergencey services. We have dedicated orthopedic theater with the state-of-the-art equipment including, arthroscopic surgery and joint replacement, adn back surgery. Physiotherapy department has (three) dedicated and highly qualified physiotherapist who work with the department to give excellent service to inpatients as well as outpatients.

Services

ARTHRITIS MANAGEMENT

We have particular interest in arthritis management. Naturally not all arthritic patients needs joint replacement. There is a new technique both conservative and surgical to implement, which will help arthritic patients e.g. chondropreservative medications, surgical procedures e.g. osteotomy, A.C.T as explained earlier, partial joint replacement and interpositional devices.

JOINT REPLACEMENT

Knee, hip, shoulder, and elbow replacement. Operating rooms fully-equipped, allowing general ENT, head and neck surgery and all related endoscopic procedures (endoscopic sinus surgery , laryngoscopy , eosophagoscopy ) to be performed routinely. The above techniques can be done through MIS (minimal invasive surgery) in the appropriate patient. Partial joint replacement including interpositional devices are also performed. We are happy to be designated center of excellence by Conformis Medical Company, who are based in Boston for computer designed and built individually for the particular patient.

SPORTS MEDICINE

The department offers excellent care for management for sports injuries both conservative and operative.

Knee

Arthroscopic surgery for knee including meniscal suturing, anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) reconstruction, auto-chondral osteografting (OATs), and A.C.T. (auto-chondral transplantation) procedure is available to our patients.

Shoulder

Arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder including decompression, SLAP and Bankart’s repair for recurrent dislocation of shoulder and rotator cuff repair.

Ankle and elbow disorders

Sport injuries of the above can be dealt either conservative or through arthroscopic techniques.

Our Doctors

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Dr. Trikam Dangaria, MBBS, MS, FACHARZT (Germany)

Specialist Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Trikam Dangaria brings more than 35 years experience in orthopaedic surgery. He is a qualified Orthopedic Surgeon from Germany & India. He has worked in various countries across the globe.

Though his special interest is in the field of spinal surgery, he also performs routine orthopaedic and trauma surgeries. Dr. Trikam Dangaria holds memberships from American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery; Life member of Indian Orthopedic Association India, Member of International Intradiscal Therapy Inc.

Dr. Trikam is credited with nine articles published in international orthopaedic journals, mostly related to spinal surgery. He has presented on four occasions at International Spine meetings and given numerous talks at other similar platforms having been involved in a number of international congresses and many local conferences. He has also done live demonstrations for spinal surgery performed at international level meetings of orthopaedic surgeons and also moderated clinical sessions as a faculty member.

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Dr. Mohamed Kamal Ali , MBBCh, M.Sc (Ortho), Ph.D (Ortho), EBOT (Ireland), Consultant in MOH of UAE

Specialist Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Mohamed Kamal has an overall experience of above twenty years in the field of Orthopedic and Trauma. He completed his Orthopedic Fellowship in Düsseldorf University in Germany. He got his post graduate education (MSc, Ph.D) from Ain Shams University – Cairo and he is also a fellow of European Board of Orthopedic and Traumatology (EBOT) from Royal College of Ireland. Dr. Mohamed Kamal specializes in Limb Lengthening, Deformity Correction and Limb Reconstruction with all types of Internal and External Fixators. He is a pioneer in correction of all types of Limb Deformities using computer software with applying Six Axes Circular Frame to obtain precise result. Dr. Mohamed Kamal has performed more than two hundred successful reconstruction cases in last three years and over one hundred Cosmetic Limb Lengthening case.

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Dr.Rashed Ahmed Al Shaeel, MD, FRCS(C)

Consultant Orthopedic

Dr.Rashed Ahmed is a Consultant & Chief of Orthopedic Department at Mafraq Hospital, Abu Dhabi from January 2008.He worked as a Consultant Orthopedic & Sport Orthopedic Surgeon at Bahrain Defence Force Hospital.He is also a Teaching faculty for many reputed universities in uae,bahrain and canada

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Dr. Atef Ibrahim Awad

Dr. Atef Ibrahim Awad , PhD (Ortho), M.Sc (Ortho)

Specialist Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Atef Awad has experience of over 17 years in the field of Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Trauma. He began his career as a resident in Al Azhar university in Cairo, Egypt where he got obtained his M.Sc degree. He has worked as registrar in sports medicine unit in Al Razi Hospital in Kuwait for 5 years where he mastered the different techniques of sports and arthroscopic surgeries working with a group of elite professors from all over the world, He obtained his PhD ortho degree from Al Azhar university, Cairo, Egypt. He has performed more than 2000 surgeries in the fields in Sports Medicine, Arthroscopic Surgeries and Orthopaedic Trauma

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