Consultant in Obstetrics & Gynecology
Head of Department
Languages spoken: Arabic, English, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Russian.
Dr. Ghassan has more than 27 years of experience in the field of obstetrics and gynecology.
He started his practice as an obstetrician/gynecologist in Scandinavia in 1990, after publishing his post-medical fellowship thesis on “Hormonal receptors in endometrial cancer” in 1989 in Sankt-Petersburg.
Within 20 years of service in Scandinavian countries, Dr. Ghassan received the Swedish board in OB/GYN in 1998, followed by the Finnish and Norwegian OB/GYN board in 1999 and 2000 respectively, working as head of department in Finnish regional hospitals, and consultant in the university hospitals of Ulleval (Oslo), Soder and Karolinska (Stockholm).
Since 2010, Dr. Ghassan has been working in private and public hospitals in the U.A.E., where he helped build service of excellence in minimally invasive surgery in the DHA, and got it accredited from the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopy.
A strong advocate for minimally invasive surgery and an expert in advanced endoscopic surgery, Dr. Ghassan has a record of performing complex surgeries for benign gynecological indications, as well primary stages of certain cancer pathologies.
Advanced surgeon in minimally invasive surgery for benign and primary malignant gynecological conditions; expertise in high risk pregnancies and complicated deliveries. Expert in management of endometriosis and female chronic pelvic pain
Besides skills in advanced endoscopic surgery, Dr. Ghassan has extensive experience in dealing with high risk pregnancies and pregnancy-related pathologies while working in obstetric tertiary centers in Scandinavia and Dubai.
As a medical professional, Dr. Ghassan believes that “patient centered care” means providing his patients with the necessary advice that allows these patients to choose the best suitable option of management applicable to their specific case, and with adherence to latest evidence based medicine.