Dr. Sameh Abolfotouh

Dr. Sameh Abolfotouh

MD ABMS

Orthopaedic Surgery

Overall Rating

Overall

4.91

Bedside Manner

4.86

Explanation

4.77

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“ممتاز جدا بالنسبة لشرح“
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Subspecialty

  • Spinal Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
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Practices worked at

Medcare Hospital Sharjah

King Faisal Street, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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Medcare Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital

22 A street, From Sheikh Zayed Road, United Arab Emirates
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About

Dr. Sameh Abolfotouh is an orthopaedic surgeon & specialist in spine surgery at the prestigious Medcare Orthopaedic & Spine Hospital, Dubai. He undertook his MB BCh from the University of Alexandria in Egypt before going on to do his MD in the USA. He is also certified from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG), USA.

Dr. Abolfotouh’s impressive credentials include American Fellowships in spine surgery from University of Missouri & Center of Spine & Orthopedics, both in the USA. He is a Board certified orthopaedics & spine surgeon & has done orthopaedics residency from the well-known HMC/Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar.

Dr. Abolfotouh’s specialist interest is in spinal surgery including a wide range of minimally invasive spine surgeries, & he has successfully carried out artificial disc replacement, major deformity surgery as well as robotic spine surgery. To his credit, he has managed spine trauma, infections & degenerative conditions of spine tumours, all types of spine injections & carried out kyphoplasty, stentoplasty & vertebroplasty.

Dr. Abolfotouh speaks Arabic, English & French with ease & when he finds time in his busy schedule, he loves playing tennis.

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Medical procedures

  • Artificial Disk Replacement
  • Cervical (Neck) Surgery
  • Discectomy
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Back Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
  • Spine Fracture Surgery
  • Thoracic Back Surgery
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Special interests

  • Back Pain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Arthritis (Spine)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Complex Spinal Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Spine Fractures and Trauma
  • Spine Tumors and Infections
  • Sports Related Spine Injuries
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vertebral Compression Fracture
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Education

  • MB BCh from the University of Alexandria in Egypt
  • American Fellowship in Spine Surgery, University of Missouri, USA
  • American Fellowship in Spine Surgery, Center of Spine and Orthopedics, Denver, USA
  • Orthopedics Residency HMC/Weill Cornell Medical College, Qatar
  • Board certified Orthopedics and Spine Surgeon
  • Chairman AO Spine GCC

Memberships:

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery (AAOS)
  • Cervical Spine Research Society (CSRS)
  • Scoliosis Research Society (SRS)
  • North American Spine Society (Member)
  • AO Spine (Currently chairing the GCC chapter)
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Reviews

4.85 Overall Patient Trust rating
Overall Experience
Explanation
Bedside Manner
Back Pain
14/22
Lower Back Pain
9/22
Neck Pain
2/22
Arthritis (Spine)
1/22
Degenerative Disc Disease
1/22
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
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Patient seen for:
Back Pain
ممتاز جدا بالنسبة لشرح
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(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
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(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Back Pain
عدم تعقيد شركة الحالة
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Back Pain
He was very helpful and kind
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
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Neck Pain
Excellent caring
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Back Pain
Excellent caring
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Lower Back Pain Back Pain
عناية ممتازة و رعاية في للمريض
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Lower Back Pain Neck Pain
اشكرك الدكتور على طوله باله في الشرح
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(5/5)
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(4/5)
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(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Lower Back Pain
Very good doctor
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Overall
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Back Pain
ممتاز. مشاالله.عليه.ويطمن.
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Back Pain
شكرا على الرعاية الصحية المتميزه
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