Burjeel Medical City’s Gastrointestinal Surgery Department in Abu Dhabi is dedicated to providing cutting-edge medical care for patients with gastrointestinal surgical issues. Our team of highly qualified surgeons are renowned experts in their fields, with extensive experience in diagnosing and managing a wide range of gastrointestinal, abdominal, and colorectal conditions.

We offer patients access to the latest treatment options, often utilizing state-of-the-art robotic-assisted and minimally invasive surgical techniques to address conditions such as esophageal or rectal cancer. These exclusive procedures, available only at our facilities, not only expedite recovery but also enhance patient outcomes. Combined with the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) protocol, Burjeel Medical City ensures the highest level of care in a specialized unit dedicated to gastrointestinal surgery.

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Wall and Ventral Hernia
  • Hiatus Hernia
  • GERD
  • Abdominal Trauma
  • Gallstones
  • Pancreatitis – Acute and Chronic
  • Pancreatic Tumor and Cancer
  • Bile Duct Injury, Bile Duct Cancer
  • Congenital Gastro-Intestinal Disorders
  • Non-Cancerous Tumors
  • Gastrointestinal Tumors and Cancers
  • Esophageal Cancers
  • Gastroesophageal Junction Tumors
  • Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Disorders and Cancers
  • Peritoneal Carcinomatosis
  • Large Bowel Obstruction and Cancer
  • Other Gastrointestinal Conditions
  • Obesity

List of Services

  • Laparoscopic Esophagectomy
  • Laparoscopic Gastrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Cardiomyotomy
  • Laparoscopic Fundoplication
  • Laparoscopic Colon Cancer Surgery
  • Colostomy and Reversal of Colostomy
  • Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Transanal Total Mesorectal Excision (TATME) for Rectal Cancer
  • Highly Complex Gastro-Intestinal Surgery
  • Major and Minor Liver Resection – Laparoscopic/Open
  • Laparoscopic Whipple Procedure for Pancreatic and Biliary Cancer
  • Laparoscopic and Thoracoscopic Esophageal Resection for Cancer
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Rectal Cancer
  • Laser Surgery for Fistula, Piles, and Fissure
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Obesity
  • Minimal Invasive Surgery
  • Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Cusa for Liver Resection


  • Our state-of-the-art facilities are equipped with the latest diagnostic and surgical technologies, ensuring the highest standards of care and precision in every procedure.

Key Achievements & Milestones

  • Burjeel Medical City’s Gastrointestinal Surgery Department takes pride in its track record of transforming lives through advanced surgical techniques. Our commitment to innovation and patient-centered care has established us as a leader in the field of gastrointestinal surgery.