Samih Tarabichi

Dr. Samih Tarabichi Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon - Specialized in Joint replacement (hip and knee)

Years of Experience : 35

Nationality : Syria

Languages Known : English, Arabic

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Dr. Samih Tarabichi is the Best Orthopedic Surgeon in the UAE, specializing in Asian knee arthroplasty. He has been performing advanced orthopedic surgeries in the United States and the United Arab Emirates for the past 35 years. He has performed over 14,000 joint replacement surgeries all over the world. He developed the full flexion knee implant and holds six patents on total knee replacement surgery and revision. He had trained earlier in orthopedics at Ohio State for almost ten years and graduated from McGill University in Canada. He published over 20 articles in the world’s most prestigious medical journals about joint replacements in the Middle East and developed patients’ custom-made implants using 3D printing technology. His clinical expertise includes,

  • Conservative and surgical knee treatment
  • Revision and re-revision of knee replacement surgery
  • Conservative and surgical hip treatment
  • Revision and re-revision of hip replacement surgery
  • Ligament or tendon injury and muscle injuries
  • Meniscus injury
  • ACL repair
  • Revision of failed ACL reconstruction surgery
  • Minimally invasive orthopedic surgeries

Awards & Achievements

  • Famously Known as "The God Father of Knee Replacement Surgery."
  • ECFMG Certificate - July 1982
  • VQE Certificate - September 1980
  • FLEX Certificate - 1979
  • Certification in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Royal College of Physician and Surgeons Canada - November 1988
  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons – July 1990 Re-Certification – American Board of Orthopedic Surgery – 2015