Dr. Marc Najjar

Dr. Marc Najjar

MD MBA

Orthopaedic Surgery

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1 specialist

9 years of experience
7 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall
4.95
Bedside Manner
4.89
Explanation
4.96

Top feedback

“One of the very few doctors i have seen who takes the time to listen to you, politely informs you of the diagnosis and explains it, as well as the treatment plan to the medications provided for you. Very humble guy. A rare thing nowadays with private hospital doctors in UAE. “
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Subspecialties

  • Children’s Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Hand & Wrist Surgery
  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
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Consultation fees

New appointment: د.إ370

Follow-up appointment: د.إ300

Practices worked at

Medcare Hospital Sharjah

King Faisal Street, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
125 reviews

About

Dr Marc Najjar is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon currently based at the private hospital Medcare Hospital in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. His areas of specialism are paediatric orthopaedics and spine surgery and his areas of interest and expertise include cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine, musculoskeletal deformities, hip, knee, and ankle arthroplasty and club foot, flat foot, and hip dysplasia. His extensive training and experiences have enabled him to perform orthopaedic surgery with great accuracy.

Dr Najjar qualified in Medicine, with a Doctor of Medicine, at the American University of Beirut, Lebanon, in 2005. He also has an MBA Healthcare Management FHSU, and the Fellowships: Paediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship Shriners Hospital for Children and Spine Surgery Fellowship OHSU. He is also member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America, the North America Spine Society and an alumnus of the American University of Beirut.

In addition, Dr Najjar is interested in watching movies, reading, and playing basketball as well as tennis and he is fluent in Arabic, English, and French.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Cervical (Neck) Surgery
  • Lumbar Back Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
  • Spine Fracture Surgery
  • Thoracic Back Surgery
  • Spine injections: nerve root, facet joint
  • Large joint injection
  • Arthritis (Spine)
  • Back Pain
  • Coccyx Fracture
  • Complex Spinal Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Arthroscopy
  • Sports-Related Spine Injuries
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vertebral Compression Fracture
  • Hip arthroscopy
  • Hip injections
  • Spondylolisthesis & Spondylolysis
  • Tendon Repair
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Injections (Including Steroid, Hyaluronic Acid, PRP And NStride)
  • Knee Replacement
  • Multiligament Reconstruction
  • Artificial Disk Replacement
  • Cervical (Neck) Surgery
  • Complex Revision Spinal Surgery
  • Discectomy
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Decompresson
  • Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Fracture Surgery
  • Thoracic Back Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Back Surgery
  • Children’s Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Fracture (Broken Bone)
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Paediatric Fractures
  • Back Pain
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Spine Tumors And Infections
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Femoroacetabular Impingement
  • Adolescent Hip Presevation
  • Children’s Joint Problems
  • Clubfoot
  • Limb Length Discrepancies
  • Scoliosis
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Medical procedures

  • Ankle Joint Fusion
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Artificial Disk Replacement
  • Bunion (Hallux Valgus) Correction
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bunionectomy
  • Bunionette Deformity Correction
  • Carpal Tunnel Decompression
  • Cervical (Neck) Surgery
  • Cheilectomy
  • Complex Revision Spinal Surgery
  • Discectomy
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Epidural
  • Excision of Mortons Neuromas
  • External Fixation Devices
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Facet Joint Replacement
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Fracture Fixation Surgery
  • Gait Analysis
  • Ganglion Cyst Removal
  • Hammertoe Correction
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic Acid, PRP and nStride)
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Fusion (Hand)
  • Joint Fusion (Wrist)
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Injections (including Steroid, Hyaluronic Acid, PRP and nStride)
  • Knee Replacement
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Labral Tear Surgery (Hip)
  • Laminectomy
  • Limb-Lengthening Surgery
  • Lumbar Back Surgery
  • Mallet Toe Correction
  • Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
  • Nerve Root Injection
  • Partial Nail Removal
  • Patella Realignment
  • Peri-Acetabular Ostetomy (PAO)
  • Plantar Fascia Release Surgery
  • Rheumatoid Hand Surgery
  • Sciatica Surgery
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Decompresson
  • Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Fracture Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Repair (Hand)
  • Thoracic Back Surgery
  • Tibial Tubercle Transfer
  • Ulnar Nerve Release
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Special interests

  • Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc
  • Children’s Joint Problems
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Achilles Tendon Problems
  • Adolescent Hip Preservation
  • Ankle Fractures
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis (Ankle)
  • Arthritis (Foot)
  • Arthritis (Hip)
  • Arthritis (Spine)
  • Avascular Necrosis (AVN) of the Hip
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Spurs
  • Bone Spurs
  • Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Clavicle Fractures
  • Claw Toes
  • Clubfoot
  • Coccyx Fracture
  • Complex Spinal Disorders
  • De Quervain's Tenosynovitis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dislocated Shoulder
  • Dislocation of the Elbow
  • Dupuytren’s Contracture
  • Elbow Fractures
  • Femoroacetabular Impingement
  • Femur Fractures
  • Finger Fracture
  • Foot & Toe Injuries
  • Foot Fractures
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprains
  • Forearm Fractures
  • Fracture (broken bone)
  • Growth Disorders
  • Hallux Limitus or Hallus Rigidus
  • Hammer Toes
  • Hand Deformities
  • Hand Extensor Tendon Injuries
  • Hand Flexor Tendon Injuries
  • Hand Fractures
  • Hand Problems
  • Heel Bumps
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fractures
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Preservation Surgery
  • Humerus Fractures
  • Kienbock’s Disease
  • Labral Tear
  • Limb Length Discrepancies
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Mallet Finger
  • Mallet Toes
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuromas
  • Osteomyelitis (Lower Limb)
  • Osteomyelitis (Upper Limb)
  • Osteoporotic Fractures
  • Paediatric Fractures
  • Peripheral Nerve Injury
  • Peroneal Tendinopathy
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Fractures and Trauma
  • Spine Tumors and Infections
  • Spondylolisthesis & Spondylolysis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Related Spine Injuries
  • Stress Fractures
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • The Young Hip
  • Tibia Fractures
  • Toe Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Turf Toe (Toe Sprain)
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vertebral Compression Fracture
  • Wrist Fractures
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Education

  • Fellowship in Spine Surgery (2013) 
  • Clinical Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery (2012)
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency (2011)
  • Internship and 1 year General Surgery Residency (2007)
  • Medical School (2005)
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology (2001)
  • Lebanese Baccalaureate II in Experimental Sciences (1998) 
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Reviews

4.93 Overall Patient Trust rating
Overall Experience
Explanation
Bedside Manner
Back pain
67/256
Lower back pain
29/256
Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc
21/256
Orthopaedic Surgery
20/256
Sports Injuries
17/256
Upper Back Pain
15/256
Shoulder pain
10/256
Arthritis (Spine)
9/256
Neck Pain
9/256
Children’s Joint Problems
8/256
Fracture (broken bone)
5/256
Knee Arthroscopy
4/256
Knee Pain
4/256
Adolescent hip preservation
3/256
Cervical (neck) surgery
3/256
Children’s Orthopaedic Surgery
3/256
Leg pain
3/256
Tendon Repair
3/256
Arthritis (Foot)
2/256
Arthroscopy
2/256
Dislocated Shoulder
2/256
Foot Pain
2/256
Foot pain
2/256
Gout
2/256
Knee fractures
2/256
Shoulder Pain
2/256
Spine fractures and trauma
2/256
Spondylolisthesis & spondylolysis
2/256
Intoeing
1/256
Achilles tendon problems
1/256
Ankle Joint Fusion
1/256
Arthritis
1/256
Arthritis (Wrist)
1/256
Avascular Necrosis (AVN) Hip
1/256
Back Pain
1/256
Bone pain
1/256
Bone spurs
1/256
CALF STRAIN
1/256
Check up
1/256
Chronic Neck Pain
1/256
Clubfoot
1/256
De Quervain's Tenosynovitis
1/256
Degenerative disc disease
1/256
Elbow Fractures
1/256
Elbow Surgery
1/256
Finger Fracture
1/256
Finger pain
1/256
Flat Feet
1/256
Foot & Toe Injuries
1/256
Hand fractures
1/256
Hand pain
1/256
Hand problems
1/256
Head and neck pain
1/256
Heel bumps
1/256
Hib
1/256
Hip and groin pain
1/256
Index finger
1/256
Joint Pain
1/256
Joint injection
1/256
Knee calcification
1/256
Knee injections (including steroid, hyaluronic acid, PRP and nStride)
1/256
Left leg pain
1/256
Muscle Injury
1/256
Neck pain
1/256
Orthopaedic Consultation
1/256
Osteoarthritis
1/256
Paediatric Consultation
1/256
Paediatric fractures
1/256
Paediatrics
1/256
Pain in shoulder knees
1/256
Patella (kneecap) dislocation
1/256
Plantar Fasciitis
1/256
Rib Pain
1/256
Sever's Disease
1/256
Shoulder injury
1/256
Spinal Pain
1/256
Spinal pain
1/256
Spine injections
1/256
Stiff Neck
1/256
Tendon repair
1/256
Tennis Elbow
1/256
The right shoulder and the neck
1/256
Trauma to the elbow
1/256
X-Ray
1/256
Xray
1/256
arthritis
1/256
chronic back pain
1/256
oral medicine
1/256
sacroiliac joint
1/256
ألم الحوض
1/256
انزلاق غظروفي في العمود الفقري
1/256
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Upper Back Pain
One of the very few doctors i have seen who takes the time to listen to you, politely informs you of the diagnosis and explains it, as well as the treatment plan to the medications provided for you. Very humble guy. A rare thing nowadays with private hospital doctors in UAE.
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc Upper Back Pain Neck Pain
The Dr was patient and explained throughly all my condition. I felt very confident about the diagnosis and the advises provided
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Overall
(4/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc Arthritis (Spine)
Can explain the situation/ case in easy way. Well understanding his patients and he is keeping following with them to assess the effectiveness of treatment.
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Foot Pain
He is very aware of the symptoms and the medication required.
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc
It was my first experience with Dr. Mark and he was very approachable,professional, friendly and well experienced. I liked that he physically checked me and diagnosed my pain not only depending on X-Ray like most of the Doctors do.
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc
دكتور رائع في التعامل و الاستشارة انصح بزيارته
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Sports Injuries
Very satisfied
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Stiff Neck
Friendly and very knowledgeable doctor.
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Back pain
It was very informative. He helped me understand my case better and gave me several solutions to help ease the pain I’m experiencing. Thank you Dr. Marc
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Rib Pain
Excellent knowledge and amazing explanation. Always exceeds my expectations.
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Avascular Necrosis (AVN) Hip Shoulder Pain
Dr. Marc is a great doctor. He is very understanding and listens to your concerns. He is so friendly and takes time with the patients to help them with their issues
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Bone spurs
السلام عليكم د. مارك امس طلبت مني ابدي المضاد الحيوي بس نسيت ابلغك انه كنت مسوية تحليل دم مع دكتوره ياسمين فاضل فرع التعاون كريات الدم البيضه الحمراء والحمدلله طلعت سليمه ما فيه اي التهاب فهل اخذ المضاد الحيوي او لا؟
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Dr. Marc Najjar

yes you can take the antibiotic, it is for the presumed abscess in your hand.

Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Back pain Lower back pain Foot Pain
Well pleased
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Dislocated Shoulder
Dr. Marc gave me really good advice on how to handle my shoulder injury and im looking forward to going back to him after physiotherapy for him to examine my shoulders
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Back pain
My first time check up with Dr Marc is absolutely great. He explained his findings clearly after reading my xray result. Highly recommended
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Finger pain
It was nice, fast and useful
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(3/5)
Patient seen for:
Dislocated Shoulder
My experience with Dr. Marc was very informative and clear. From his experience he was able to know my shoulder issue and recommended a solution to my problem. He carefully considered my options and explained to me what each one would entail.
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Tendon Repair Elbow Surgery
Dr. Marc is my Orthopedic/ Sports Doctor. I like and appreciate his patience is explaining of the proper treatment for both my elbows and on what to avoid (had my Tennis Elbow Surgery). He's a good Doctor and I can vouch in recommending him to my friends who has the same health issues as mine.
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Overall
(4/5)
Explanation
(4/5)
Bedside Manner
(4/5)
Patient seen for:
Trauma to the elbow Elbow Fractures
Dr Mark has a very nice approach to his patients
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Lower back pain Spine fractures and trauma Neck Pain
Dr Marc was very attentive to my concerns and took the time to explain my injuries and ensured I received the best medical care and explained post care in details that will help in my healing process. He showed care and compassion throughout the consultation and answered all my questions thoroughly
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Peer recommendations

Recommended by 1 doctor for:
1

Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Osama Gamal
Dr. Osama Gamal
Orthopaedic Surgery

28-10-2020

One of the best Spine and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeons in UAE. Patient will be in safe hands. Dr. Marc is an excellent doctor and a great person. I highly recommend him for any Spine or Pediatric Orthopaedic problem.

For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
For conditions: Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc, Spine Fractures and Trauma, Spinal Deformity
For procedures: Spine Fracture Surgery, Spinal Fusion, Spinal Deformity Correction, Spinal Decompresson, Scoliosis Surgery, Nerve Root Injection, Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery, Lumbar Back Surgery, Laminectomy, Kyphoplasty, Facet Joint Injection, Discectomy, Complex Revision Spinal Surgery, Cervical (Neck) Surgery, Artificial Disk Replacement
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