Dr. Abdul Jabbar Mehdi | General Surgery

Consultant General Surgeon

Dr. Abdul Jabbar Mehdi Salih was born in Iraq on 1941. He obtained his MB ChB on 1966 from Baghdad University (Medical College), trained in surgery in Iraq and the United Kingdom, he is a Fellow of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons Edinburgh and London, and he obtained MA in Medical Ethics and Law from the University of Keele (UK). He practiced and taught surgery in Iraq, United Kingdom and Dubai (United Arab Emirates). For the last forty years, he wrote more than fifty research papers and a few books, some of which form the basis of this book. He is a professor of Surgery and the head of the Academic Department of Surgery in the Dubai Medical College (Dubai) for the last twenty-five years. He is a Consultant General Surgeon with interest of Gastrointestinal surgery and Thyroid surgery