Dr. Imran Haq, MD, is American Board Certified in Surgery. He is also a fellow of the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK, the American College of Surgeons and the International College of Surgeons.
Dr. Haq performs advanced laparoscopic surgery including Robotic Surgery and specializes in weight loss surgery, executing routine gastric bypass, gastric sleeve and lap band operations with proficiency and ease. He holds a wealth of knowledge and experience in general surgery, namely, breast, colorectal surgery, oncologic surgery and treatment for hernias and other complex abdominal and pelvic conditions.
After graduating from the University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan, Dr. Haq went on to the UK where he continued his higher surgical training and obtained FRCS. He later moved to the USA and subsequently completed his surgical residency at the leading medical institutions of New York and New Jersey, attaining fellowships including Trauma & Surgical Critical Care and Organ Transplant Surgery.
Prior to joining the American Hospital Dubai, Dr. Haq was practicing at the Inspira Medical Center in New Jersey, where he was actively involved in teaching surgery residents and served as an attending General, Vascular, Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon.
Dr. Haq believes in giving individual attention to all his patients, consistently providing them with state-of-the-art surgical expertise in a compassionate and caring environment. Additionally, he ensures that all surgery programs cater for every need, providing diligent care from the very first consultation until all achievements concerning the goals and objectives of his patients are met.
Dr. Haq has vast experience in Breast Cancer, Lumps, Pain, Lymph Nodes, Sentinel Biopsies, Axillary masses and conditions, and also nipple-related conditions.
Dr Ali Al Dameh is a Consultant Surgeon expert in General, Minimally Invasive and Thoracic Surgery. He Board Certified Fellow of American and Royal Australian College of Surgeons with Fellowship of Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA. Dr Ali holds Tier 1 DHA, DHCC and DHA consultant License. Dr Ali specializes in complex General Surgery, Thoracic (Lung) Surgery , Bariatric (Weight Loss surgery ), Oncology (Cancer) and upper Gastrointestinal ( Stomach & Esophageal) Surgery. Dr Ali has over 15 years of extensive experience in General, upper GI (Stomach & Esophageal) surgery and general thoracic (Lung & Thyroid, Tracheal, Thymus) and General surgery from the USA, Australia and New Zealand and from one the busiest surgery programmes in the USA in Harvard Medical School Brigham and Woman Hospital Surgery department where over 3,000 cases are performed each year. Dr. Al Dameh received his basic medical degree from University of Otago in New Zealand. He completed his academic degrees and FRACS training and obtained the Fellowship of the Royal Australians and New Zealand College in Thoracic and Surgical Oncology and Advanced Fellowship from Harvard Medical School in General and Minimally Invasive Thoracic, & Foregut Oncological Surgery. Dr Al Dameh is also formally trained in robotic surgery at the Harvard Medical School Brigham and woman hospital for major thoracic and upper GI surgeries. Dr. Al Dameh has extensive expertise in complex Thoracic, upper GI and visceral Oncological surgery, Laparoscopic General and bariatric surgery for obesity , Melanoma , adrenal and Breast surgery, with specific interest in in early detection and screening of cancer and use of minimally invasive techniques esophageal cancer surgeries. Dr. Al Dameh performs all general and minimal access approach surgeries on regular basis. Dr. Al Dameh enjoys teaching medical students. He was one of the training supervisors for the surgery trainees at University of Auckland and Harvard Medical School and UAE University in Al Ain,. His main teaching interest is Clinical surgery and Applied Surgical Anatomy. In April 2019 Dr Ali was awarded the Dubai Health Care city distinguished Physician award for his contributions in complex cancer surgery performed in Dubai and the UAE.