Mahmoud  Nalawi

Dr. Mahmoud Nalawi General Surgeon

Years of Experience : 10

Nationality : Jordan

Languages Known : Arabic, English

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Dr. Mahmoud Nalawi is a highly skilled and accomplished General Surgeon with extensive experience in both General and Laparoscopic Surgery procedures. With a proven track record of achieving optimal surgical outcomes, Dr. Nalawi has become a respected figure in the medical community. His approach to each case is marked by a fresh perspective, as he takes the time to understand the unique needs of each patient, ensuring comprehensive and personalized care. Throughout his career, Dr. Mahmoud Nalawi has demonstrated expertise in a range of medical disciplines, including laparoscopic surgery techniques, trauma evaluation, and wound care. His ability to work across various specialties has contributed to his success in delivering exceptional patient care. Dr. Mahmoud Nalawi’s work history spans several reputable medical institutions. He is currently serving as a General and Laparoscopic Surgery Specialist at Al-Saudi Medical Group in Amman. Prior to this role, he worked as a General Surgery Specialist at Jordanian Royal Medical Services, also located in Amman. During his time there, he honed his surgical skills and gained valuable experience in handling diverse surgical cases. Dr. Mahmoud Nalawi’s commitment to the field of surgery began during his tenure as a General Surgery Chief Resident at Jordanian Royal Medical Services, where he showed exceptional dedication and leadership in guiding and mentoring other medical professionals. He also served as a General Surgery Resident at the same institution from January 2017 to December 2021, gaining invaluable hands-on experience in various surgical procedures. Before specializing in surgery, Dr. Mahmoud Nalawi served as a General Practitioner at the Jordanian Royal Medical Services from January 2015 to December 2016 as a Field Doctor in the army units. Also, He joined the Peacekeeping Forces as a Field Doctor at the Formed Police Unit – United Nations Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) in Darfur from July 2015 to March 2016. His service there provided him with a unique perspective on medical care in challenging and high-pressure environments. Dr. Mahmoud Nalawi’s journey in medicine started with a bachelor’s degree in medicine and surgery from the esteemed Jordan University of Science and Technology in Irbid. He completed his medical education in June 2012, opening the doors to a fulfilling career in the medical field. With a wealth of knowledge and experience, Dr. Mahmoud Nalawi continues to make a significant impact in the field of surgery. His dedication to providing the best possible care to his patients, coupled with his extensive skill set, makes him a trusted and sought-after General Surgeon.

Awards & Achievements

  • Jordanian Board in General Surgery by Jordanian Medical Council
  • 50th (Anniversary) Annual Conference of Jordan Society of Surgeons
  • 10th International Conference of the Royal Medical Services
  • ATLS qualified by American College of Surgeons

Research & Publications

  • Clinical audit regarding antibiotic treatment in acute pancreatitis patients
  • Clinical audit regarding prophylactic anticoagulation therapy for high-risk during hospital admission
  • Clinical audit regarding Routine preoperative tests for elective surgery at the surgical department
  • Clinical audit regarding IV fluid management for trauma patient at the trauma emergency room
  • Clinical audit regarding prophylactic LMWH treatment for cancer patients after resection surgeries

Education & Training

  • Bachelor degree in Medicine and Surgery from Jordan University of Science and Technology
  • Residency program in General Surgery at Jordanian Royal Medical Services-Jordanian Armed Forces
  • Specialist in General and Laparoscopic Surgery at Jordanian Royal Medical Services , and Al-Saudi Medical Group
  • Basic Surgical Skills Course (Intercollegiate BSS) by Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • ATLS provider by American College of Surgeon
  • Damage Control Surgery Course by Royal Medical Services


  • Laparoscopic and Open Cholecystectomy for elective and urgent Gall Bladder diseases
  • Laparoscopic and Open appendectomy
  • Inguinal and Abdominal wall hernia repair by Laparoscopic and open techniques
  • Anal Conditions and Diseases (Haemorrhoids,Fissure,Fistula) treatment with Conservative Treatments, Classical Surgical approaches, and Laser
  • Thyroid Surgeries
  • Simple and Complex cutaneous / subcutaneous Lumps excision
  • Pilonidal Sinus Excision with Karydakis Flap Reconstruction
  • Trauma and damage control Surgeries like Splenectomy , Liver packing and bowel injuries repair


  • Member of International Society of Surgery (ISS)
  • Member of Jordanian Society of Surgeons (JSS)
  • Member of Jordan Medical Association