Catalin Stefan Dragulescu

German Board certified orthopedic surgeon, with extensive experience of more than 25 years in orthopedic surgery, trauma, sports medicine and general surgery.Vast experience in knee and hip joint replacement surgery, implemented the customized hip replacement in GCC.

Dr. S.D. received his medical degree from the University of Bucharest,Romania in 1990.He completed his residency in General Surgery , Orthopedic Surgery and Trauma in Germany(Lower Saxony and North Rhine Westfalia) where he rotated through in- and outpatient clinics and developed expertise in managing conditions ranging from trauma, sport injuries and joint replacement. Before joining the AHD Dr.S.D. worked in a renowned Sports Clinic in Germany(Hellersen,North Rhine Westfalia) as an orthopedic surgeon and then for more than 15 years as Head of Orthopedic Department in two hospitals in Soest(North Rhine Westfalia) also as a leader of the Joint Replacement Center. In 2017 he came to the GCC and worked as an Orthopedic Surgeon in Bahrain(German Orthopedic Hospital and Royal Bahrain Hospital). Dr.S.D. is a German Board certified orthopedic surgeon with more than 25 years clinical experience. He implemented the customized hip and knee joint replacement in GCC(Bahrain 2018).

Spoken Languages : English, French, German, Romanian
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon
Branches : American Hospital Dubai


  • Diploma, Institute of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest, Romania

Professional Associations:

  • German Medical Chamber
  • German Association of Orthopedics and Trauma
  • European Association of Arthroscopic Surgery
  • German Association of Chiropractic and Osteopathy

Professional Experience:

  • Consultant orthopedic surgeon,Head of Department Orthopedics,Sports Medicine and Center for Joint Replacement
  • Marienhospital Soest Germany
  • Consultant orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine Sports Clinic Hellersen Germany
  • Consultant orthopedic surgeon knee and hip replacement German Orthopedic Hospital and Royal Bahrain Hospital
  • (Bahrain)

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • Orthopedic surgery with focus on knee and hip replacement surgery
  • Customized Joint replacement based on preoperative 3D CT planning
  • Sport injuries
  • Arthroscopic knee (Meniscal repair,ACL repair,patella re-alignment) and shoulder Surgery
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Certified medical Golf coach
  • Chiropractic and osteopathy