Majidah Bukhari

Dr. Bukhari obtained her bachelor's degree in Medicine and Surgery in Jeddah Saudi Arabia. She is Board Certified in Internal Medicine by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCPC) and the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). She obtained her certification as a specialist in gastroenterology from The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada –(FRCPC) Gastroenterology. She obtained her certification as a specialist in gastroenterology from the Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom (MRCPUK), and She obtained her certification as a specialist in gastroenterology from the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). She has completed three Fellowships in Gastroenterology. At McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario. She completed two years of Fellowships in Motility and Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS). She completed a two-year Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy Program at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. She is specializing in therapeutic endoscopy, including ERCP, balloon-assisted enteroscopy, endoscopic mucosal resections, and interventional EUS, including the use of EUS to facilitate ERCP. She also has clinical interests in the endoscopic diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal malignancies, premalignant and malignant lesions in the gastrointestinal tract (e.g., early gastric cancer), esophageal cancer, colon polyps, and pancreatic and biliary disease. She has a special interest in endoscopic management of obesity including endoscopic balloon placement and endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty. She is a member of several professional organizations.

Spoken Languages : Arabic, English
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Consultant Gastroenterology
Branches : American Hospital Dubai

Credentials:

  • Bachelor's degree in Medicine and Surgery (MBBS), King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia,
  • American Board in Internal Medicine, McMaster University, Canada,
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Specialty exam – FRCP(C) Internal Medicine, McMaster University, Canada,
  • Gastroenterology specialist certification -The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – FRCP(C) Gastroenterology, McMaster University, Canada,
  • Gastroenterology specialist certification – The Royal College of Physicians of United Kingdom – (MRCPUK) Gastroenterology, McMaster University, Canada,
  • American Board in Gastroenterology – ABIM Gastroenterology, McMaster University, Canada,
  • Clinical Fellow in Gastrointestinal Motility, McMaster University, Canada,
  • Clinical Fellow in Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS), McMaster University, Canada,
  • Clinical and Research Fellow in Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy, Johns Hopkins University, USA,

Professional Associations:

  • Fellow American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (FASGE)
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (International Committee Member)
  • Women in Endoscopy (WIE)
  • Association for Bariatric Endoscopy (ABE)
  • American College of Gastroenterology (ACG)
  • American Gastroenterological Association (AGA)

Professional Experience:

  • Consultant gastroenterologist and Hepatologist, King Faisal Hospital and Research Center, Division of Medicine and Gastroenterology, Saudi Arabia,
  • Consultant, interventional endoscopist, gastroenterologist and Hepatologist, International Medical City, Division of Medicine and Gastroenterology, Saudi Arabia,

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • All aspects of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Including GI bleeding management, stricture dilation, and enteral stenting, enteral feeding management. Endoscopic resection of large polyps (EMR), Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA), inflammatory bowel disease, and hepatology.
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography, Cholangioscopy (spyglass) for Pancreatic and Biliary Disease
  • Endoscopic ultrasound diagnostic and therapeutic including (EUS FNA/FNB, plexus neurolysis and Cystoenterostomy using HOT AXIOS, fiducial marker placement)
  • Endoscopic balloon insertion for weight loss
  • Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty for weight loss management
  • Push enteroscopy for diagnosing and management of small bowel disease
  • Capsular endoscopy
  • Fibroscan of the liver
  • High-resolution manometry for Gastrointestinal dysmotility

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