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Dr. Nader Salti

General Surgeon

American Hospital Dubai

LanguagesArabic, English

Dr. Nader Salti is Certified (1999) and Recertified (2008) by the American Board of Surgery. He is an associated Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Medical Association.

Dr. Nader Salti received his college and medical degrees from the prestigious University of Chicago, Chicago, USA (1989, 1993). He completed his General Surgery residency training at the University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, under the tutelage of Dr. Seymour Schwartz, one of the giants of American surgical scholarship (1998). Subsequently, he finished Subspecialty Fellowship Training in colon-rectal surgery at the University of Illinois and Cook County Hospitals, Chicago (1999), under the direction of surgeon pioneer Dr. Herand Abcarian. Prior to joining the American Hospital Dubai, Dr. Salti was in private solo and group surgical practice in the Chicagoland and Southern Wisconsin areas.

Dr. Salti has special training in advanced laparoscopic, gastrointestinal, breast, and endocrine surgery.


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Dr. Imran Ul Haq

General / Bariatric Surgeon

American Hospital Dubai

LanguagesEnglish, Punjabi, Urdu

Dr. Imran ul 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. Hussein Naji

Consultant Pediatric Surgeon

American Hospital Dubai

LanguagesArabic, English, Swedish
InterestNeonatal surgery and laparoscopic pediatric surgery

Dr. Hussein Naji undertook his medical and surgical training in Iraq before relocating to Sweden; he is Swedish Board Certified in Pediatric Surgery and Certified by the European Board of Pediatric Surgery in Amsterdam.

Prior to joining the hospital, he was a Consultant in the Pediatric Surgery Department at Astrid Lindgren Children’s Hospital at Karolinska University in Stockholm, Sweden. In addition to his clinical work, Dr Naji has researched, presented and published on his specialist area. Dr. Naji is a member of the European Paediatric Surgeons Association (EUPSA); International Pediatric Endosurgery Group (IPEG); Swedish Pediatric Surgeons Association; and Swedish Medical Association.

Dr. Hussein Naji  is a Swedish national and is fluent in English, Arabic and Swedish.

In addition to general pediatric surgery, Dr Naji has strong experience with neonatal surgery and laparoscopic pediatric surgery.