Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) will welcome a number of visiting consultants from various medical specialities for the months of March and April. The visiting consultants are as follows:
Dr Nikhil Shah (USA)
Chief, Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery
Piedmont Healthcare, Atlanta, Georgia
7 – 12 March
Dr Ahmed Nassar
Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon
9 – 15 March
Dr Noriya Uedo (JAPAN)
Vice Director, Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology
Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan
18 – 21 March
Dr Philippe Morel (SWITZERLAND)
Digestive Laparoscopic Surgery Specialist
Clinique de Genolier, Genolier
4 – 11 April
Dr Duncan Whitwell (UK)*
Consultant, Orthopedic Surgeon
Nuffield Orthopedic Centre NHS Trust in Oxford, England
7 – 10 April
More experts are scheduled to visit this year as part of HMC’s programme to host highly-respected physicians and surgeons from around the world and provide specialised medical services to patients in Qatar in need of such specialised expertise.
Members of the public wishing to book an appointment with one of the visiting consultants are advised to discuss this option with their physician. If your doctor agrees that an appointment with a visiting consultant is appropriate, they will provide a referral.
*Patients wishing to make an appointment with Dr Whitwell should call the Bone and Joint Center at 4041 1140 or 4041 1141.
For more information, and for the full listing of visiting consultants, visit the HMC website.
Cover image: Dr Nikhil Shah (left) and Dr Philippe Morel.