Mustafa Ghura

Dr. Mustafa Ghura Specialist General & Bariatric Surgeon

Years of Experience : 12

Nationality : Syria

Languages Known : Arabic, English

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Dr. Mustafa Ghura is a Specialist General Surgeon who earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Damascus and a Master’s degree from Syria. He made a Diploma in Laparoscopic Surgery and a Diploma in Bariatric Surgery from IRCAD, both in Strasbourg, France. He was named a “Surgeon of Excellence” in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery in 2018. He was named a “Master Surgeon” in Metabolic and Bariatric surgery in 2019. Dr. Mustafa has spent the last 12 years working in various hospitals throughout the UAE. He has successfully performed over 3,000 bariatric and laparoscopic surgeries with his exceptional ability to manage complications. He can also perform diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures such as gastric balloon insertion. He has been a distinguished member of the International Federation of Obesity and Metabolic Surgery since 2013. (IFSO). Dr. Mustafa is a Member of the European Institute of Telesurgery (EITS) and speaks Arabic and English fluently. He is skilled in a variety of laparoscopic procedures, including,

  • Bariatric and metabolic surgery like the gastric band, sleeve gastrectomy, and bypass surgery
  • Revision surgery for patients who did not achieve the ideal weight loss after bariatric surgery
  • All abdominal wall hernia surgeries like an inguinal, umbilical, and incisional hernia
  • Lap cholecystectomy and other biliary surgeries
  • Hiatal hernia repair and anti-reflux surgeries
  • Gynecomastia surgery
  • Stomach and spleen surgeries
  • Nonsurgical treatment for obesity like a gastric balloon and elipse capsule

Awards & Achievements

  • Master Surgeon in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery 2019
  • Surgeon of Excellence in Bariatric Surgery 2018
  • Diploma in Obesity and Laparoscopic Surgery IRCAD 2013