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Dr. Mamdouh Mohamed

Dr. Mamdouh Mohamed is a highly skilled and experienced anesthesiologist with over 30 years of hands-on clinical experience. Having completed his MBBCh from Zagazig University in Egypt in 1986, he laid the foundation for his medical career. He then further honed his skills and knowledge by obtaining a Masters in Anesthesia and ICU Management from the same university in 1991. To enhance his qualifications, he pursued an MD in Anesthesia from Minia University, Menia, Egypt, in 1998. Dr. Mamdouh also undertook a Diploma Training Program in Regional Anesthesia from Montpellier University, France, in 2017. This international training has likely exposed him to different approaches and methodologies, enriching his skill set and broadening his perspective on patient care.

Dr. Mamdouh’s illustrious career in Anesthetics is not only marked by his exceptional academic achievements but also by his experience at prestigious hospitals and medical institutes in both Egypt and the UAE. Starting as an assistant lecturer, Dr. Mamdouh steadily climbed the ranks to become a well-respected lecturer and eventually an assistant professor at the esteemed Department of Anesthesia in Minia University Hospitals in Egypt. His reputation as a knowledgeable practitioner has led him to be appointed as a member and the Chief Examiner on the evaluation panel of the Ministry of Health (MOH) in the UAE. Furthermore, as a member of the Committee for Investigations of Medical Faults in MOH, Dr. Mamdouh oversees issues related to morbidity and mortality, demonstrating his dedication to maintaining the highest level of patient care and safety. During the challenging times of the COVID-19 crisis, Dr. Mamdouh’s expertise was put to the test as he assumed the role of the head of anesthesia and ICU at a multi-specialty hospital in the UAE, successfully managing 15 ICU beds and a large patient load.

Dr. Mamdouh is skilled in administering anesthesia for a diverse range of conditions, procedures and scenarios. His expertise stems from experience in laparoscopic procedures, bariatric surgeries, orthopedic surgeries, obstetrics and gynecology, ENT surgeries, thoracic surgeries, plastic surgery and many pediatric and neonatal procedures. He is efficient in the use of spinal and epidural regional anesthesia as well as managing emergency and ICU cases that require intensive pain management. Special cases such as open-heart surgery, pediatric eye surgery and tracheotomies are examples of cases that Dr. Mamdouh can manage confidently. Additionally, he is skilled in performing peripheral nerve blocks using nerve stimulators as well as ultrasound guided nerve blocks.

Dr. Mamdouh’s dedication to expanding his knowledge and expertise goes beyond his clinical practice, making him a respected figure in the medical research community. Having authored 9 publications in anesthesia and related disciplines is a testament to Dr. Mamdouh’s significant contributions to the field. As a mentor and supervisor of research projects by peers and new doctors, he generously shares his knowledge and experience to nurture the next generation of medical researchers. Attending and actively participating in multiple seminars, conferences and symposiums demonstrates his proactive approach to staying updated on the latest medical interventional trends. By keeping abreast of cutting-edge advancements and breakthroughs in the field, he ensures that his patients receive the most innovative and effective treatments available.

Dr. Vismaya Arabaghatta Shivarudrappa

Dr. Vismaya Arabaghatta Shivarudrappa is an exceptional Anesthetist, boasting nearly a decade of invaluable experience in the field. Her educational journey has been nothing short of remarkable, as she completed her MBBS degree at Sri Siddartha Medical College, Karnataka, India, in 2009. With a passion for anesthesia, she further pursued a diploma in Anesthesia (DA) at JJM Medical College, Devangere, Karnataka, India, in 2013, which laid the foundation for her specialized career. Recognizing the importance of continuous professional growth, Dr. Vismaya committed herself to achieving excellence in her field. To this end, she successfully obtained a Diplomate of National Board (DNB) in Anesthesia from Bhagwan Mahaveer Jain Hospital, Ban-galore, India. This rigorous program provided her with comprehensive knowledge and hands-on experience to deliver superior care to her patients. Taking her expertise to an international level, her dedication to professional development led her to pursue a specialized certification “The European Diploma of Regional Anesthesia (EDRA)” awarded by the European Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Therapy (ESRA).

In addition to her impressive educational background, Dr. Vismaya’s professional journey includes enriching experiences at some of the most prestigious healthcare institutions in India, such as Apollo Hospital and Citizen Hospital in Bangalore. Her tenure at these esteemed hospitals provided her with exposure to a diverse range of medical cases, further enhancing her expertise in administering anesthesia. By actively participating in hundreds of anesthesia cases across various departments, she has developed a profound understanding of the unique requirements and challenges that arise in different medical specialties. Her extensive exposure to different areas and departments that utilize anesthesia has not only broadened her knowledge but also honed her ability to adapt her skills to suit the specific needs of each patient and surgical procedure. This adaptability and versatility are essential qualities in an Anesthetist, as they ensure that patients receive personalized and optimal care tailored to their individual conditions.

Dr. Vismaya’s commitment to ensuring patient safety and well-being extends beyond her specialization in anesthesia. Like every member of our medical team, she holds certifications in both basic life support (BLS) and advanced cardiac life support (ACLS). This comprehensive training equips our team to handle medical emergencies effectively and promptly, regardless of the department, the patient is in. Having BLS and ACLS certifications is of paramount importance in a healthcare setting, as emergencies can arise at any moment. Whether it be within the operating room, in the general ward, or in any other area of the hospital, Dr. Vismaya and our entire medical team are well-prepared to respond promptly to critical situations. These skills are particularly crucial in cases of cardiac arrest or severe respiratory distress, where timely and precise interventions can be life-saving. By ensuring that our entire medical team, including Dr. Vismaya, is equipped with BLS and ACLS certifications, we maintain a culture of preparedness and excellence in emergency response. This collective expertise enhances the overall safety net for our patients, providing them with the reassurance that they are in the hands of highly skilled and capable professionals.

With extensive experience in trauma, obstetrics, general surgery, pediatrics, and orthopedics, Dr. Vismaya has mastered the art of tailoring anesthesia to meet the unique needs of patients across diverse medical disciplines. Her proficiency extends beyond routine anesthesia administration, as she possesses a remarkable skill set that includes acute and chronic pain management. Dr. Vismaya’s ability to effectively alleviate pain enhances patient comfort and contributes to a smoother recovery process. Innovative techniques such as PNS-guided nerve blocks and USG-guided nerve blocks are well within her repertoire. Dr. Vismaya’s commitment to excellence in patient care extends to critical care scenarios, as she is equipped with ICU management skills. Her ability to handle complex and delicate cases in the intensive care unit demonstrates her dedication to ensuring patients receive the highest level of medical attention during their most vulnerable moments. Moreover, her expertise spans the domains of cardiac, vascular, and neuro-anesthesia, further highlighting her versatility and proficiency in managing intricate surgical procedures.

Dr. Neeraj Verma

Dr. Neeraj Verma is a highly skilled and trained Anesthesiologist who completed his medical education and earned his MBBS degree from the University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi University, New Delhi, India in 2002. Following that, he completed his internship at Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, New Delhi in 2003. Dr. Neeraj pursued a specialization in Anesthesia and obtained his M.D. Anesthesia degree from Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi University, New Delhi in 2008.

With over 14 years of experience in Anesthesia and ICU care, Dr. Neeraj has served in significant roles across reowned medical institutions. He worked as Specialist Anesthesiologist in King Saud Medical City, Riyadh, one of the apex trauma centers in that region before joining International Modern Hospital. He worked as a Consultant at Dr. B.L. Kapur Super Specialty Hospital, an esteemed JCI Accredited institution, in New Delhi. Additionally, Dr. Neeraj served as an Attending Consultant at Max Balaji Super Specialty Hospital, Patpadganj, New Delhi, and as a Senior Resident at Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi. He has undergone specialized training in managing patients admitted to intensive care units, including swine flu (H1N1) cases, during his post graduation and senior residency. He is well-trained in performing Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), holding BLS and ACLS provider course certifications.

Dr. Neeraj is a highly skilled Anesthesiologist with expertise spanning various fields of anesthesia and preoperative care. He has extensive experience in managing patients undergoing general surgery, including open and laparoscopic procedures, bariatric surgery, obstetrics, gynecology, orthopedics including joint replacement and spine surgery, head and neck surgery including eye and E.N.T surgery, burns and plastic surgery, pediatric surgery, on surgery, neurosurgery, and neurosurgery including renal transplant. Dr. Neeraj is well-versed in providing regional and neuraxial blocks, including ultrasound-guided nerve blocks, for pain management. He excels in handling invasive lines, such as central venous access and arterial lines, and is skilled in managing difficult intravenous cannulation and challenging airway situations, utilizing techniques like fiberoptic intubation, C-MAC, and glide scope video laryngoscopes.

Beyond his medical expertise, Dr. Neeraj is actively engaged in teaching and training postgraduate DNB students and OT technician trainees through seminars, tutorials, group discussions, and journal clubs. He had the privilege of serving as a co guide for the thesis of a DNB student, showcasing his dedication to nurturing the future generation of medical professionals. In addition to his medical contributions, Dr. Neeraj actively participates in research, conferences and talk shows to expand medical knowledge and contribute to advancements in anesthesia practices. He holds memberships in esteemed medical organizations, including the Delhi Medical Council, the Medical Council of India, and the Indian Society of Anesthesiologists. His dedication, patience, hard work, and disciplined approach toward his duties have made him a respected and valued professional in the field of anesthesia.

Dr. Tushar Kasatkar

Dr. Tushar Kasatkar is a highly qualified and skilled anesthesiologist with over 15 years of clinical experience. He pursued his medical education at the prestigious Grant Medical College & Sir JJ Group of Hospitals in Mumbai, India where he completed his MBBS in 2005. Dr. Tushar then further specialized in anesthesiology, earning a Diploma in Anesthesiology from Topiwala National Medical College & BYL Nair Charitable Hospital in Mumbai in 2011. Subsequently, he pursued DNB Anesthesiology at KJ Somaiya Medical College and Research Centre in Mumbai from 2012 to 2014. During his DNB, he conducted an impactful research dissertation comparing the efficacy of intravenous dexmedetomidine sedation with intravenous midazolam in upper limb orthopedic surgery.

Dr. Tushar’s journey as a medical professional began as an ICU Medical Officer at Bombay Hospital, Mumbai, India. He gained valuable experience while working as a specialty medical officer in anesthesiology at KB Bhabha Municipal Hospital, Mumbai, and as a DNB registrar in the Department of Anesthesiology at KJ Somaiya Medical College, Mumbai. Following this, he served as a Specialty Medical Officer in Anesthesiology at Savitribai Phule Municipal Hospital, Mumbai. These diverse experiences have shaped his career, honing his clinical skills and deepening his understanding of the medical field, making him a well rounded and competent anesthesiologist with extensive training and expertise to manage any healthcare related situation.

As a Specialist in Anesthesiology, Dr. Tushar possesses a diverse range of clinical expertise. He is well versed in perioperative transesophageal echocardiography and has presented case studies on topics like “Aortic Valve Mass” at prestigious conferences. Throughout his career, he worked in various reowned healthcare facilities across India and the UAE, including Alexis Hospital, Nagpur, India, and International Modern Hospital, Dubai. With extensive experience in handling critical care situations, he has developed an exceptional skill set in managing anesthesia for a wide range of surgeries, especially in cardiac anesthesia. Dr. Tushar is committed to providing safe and personalized anesthesia care to patients, ensuring their comfort and well-being throughout the surgical process.

Dr. Tushar’s dedication and excellence in the field of anesthesiology have earned him accolades and recognition. He was honored as the “Most Promising Doctor” in 2017 at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi, one of India’s most prestigious and well renowned medical facilities. Besides his clinical practice, he is an active member of professional organizations, including the Indian Society of Anesthesiologists and the G.S. Ambardekar Society of Anesthesiologists. He is enthusiastic about sharing his knowledge and expertise, evident from his participation in conferences and workshops, such as the Comprehensive Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography Workshop.

Dr. Tausif Attar

Dr. Tausif Attar is a highly skilled Specialist Anesthetist, bringing a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his practice. With an impressive educational background, he completed his MBBS at the esteemed D.Y. Patil Medical College in Kolhapur, India, in 2011. Subsequently, he pursued further specialization, obtaining an MD in Anesthesiology from Dr. V.M. Government Medical College in Solapur, India, in 2015. Dr. Tausif’s commitment to patient care and safety extends beyond his formal education. He has demonstrated his dedication to ensuring optimal patient outcomes by acquiring certifications in both basic life support (BLS) and advanced cardiovascular life support (ACLS) from the reputable American Heart Association (AHA). These certifications highlight his ability to handle critical situations and provide life-saving interventions when required, further cementing his role as a reliable and competent healthcare professional.

Dr. Tausif’s extensive 10-year practice in Anesthesia, spanning both India and UAE, speaks volumes about his vast experience and adaptability to diverse medical settings. Through his years of hands-on experience, he has honed his skills, making him a seasoned specialist with a deep understanding of the intricacies of Anesthesia. His proficiency in handling critical situations showcases his ability to remain calm under pressure, a crucial trait in the fast-paced and high-stress environment of anesthesia. With a concrete understanding of various anesthetic procedures applicable in surgeries, scans, insertion procedures and medical emergencies, Dr. Tausif can tailor his approach to suit each patient’s unique needs, ensuring their safety and comfort throughout their medical journey. In complex surgical cases, his expertise shines, as he carefully evaluates the patient’s condition, medical history and specific requirements to administer the most appropriate anesthesia, reducing risks and maximizing positive outcomes.

Dr. Florence Fatima Bucsit

Dr. Florence Fatima Bucsit is an exceptional Anesthesiologist from the Philippines, boasting a wealth of expertise accumulated over 10 years of dedicated practice in Anesthetics. Her journey to becoming a distinguished medical professional began when she earned her MD degree from the prestigious University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines, in 2007. To further hone her skills and specialize in Anesthesiology, she pursued rigorous specialty training at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Quezon City, Philippines, culminating in her certification in 2014. Her commitment to excellence led her to seek additional knowledge and training, and in 2016, she completed a clinical Fellowship in Airway Management at the esteemed Khoo Teck Puat Hospital in Singapore.

Dr. Florence’s career has been marked by a remarkable journey through diverse and prestigious healthcare facilities across several countries. Her international exposure has enriched her medical expertise and broadened her cultural understanding, making her a well-rounded and globally competent Anesthesiologist. In the Philippines, she initially served as a General Practitioner at the MFCB Maternity and Children’s Clinic in Quezon City, where she gained valuable experience in primary care, particularly in maternal and child health. Later, she contributed her skills to the Perpetual Succor Maternity Hospital in Manila, further enhancing her understanding of specialized care for expectant mothers and infants. During her tenure as a Consultant Anesthesiologist at the Dr. Paulino J. Garcia Memorial Research and Medical Centre in Cabanatuan, Philippines, Dr. Florence demonstrated her commitment to advancing healthcare in the region and ensuring patient safety during surgical procedures. Beyond the Philippines, she ventured into international healthcare settings, starting with her practice at the Tree Top Hospital in Hulhumale, Maldives. Her journey then took her to Cambodia, where she took on the role of Head of Medical Services at Prestige Hospital in Phnom Penh. In this capacity, she not only provided top notch anesthesiology care but also assumed leadership responsibilities in managing and improving medical services at the facility. Dr. Florence’s most recent and extensive international experience led her to Dubai, where she worked intensively at a renowned multi-specialty hospital. Her expertise in anesthesia was put to the test in various departments, including ENT, Trauma, Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology and General Surgery. Successfully administering anesthesia across such diverse specialties speaks volumes about her adaptability and exceptional skills as an Anesthesiologist. Her journey exemplifies a passion for continuous learning, a thirst for diverse experiences, and a dedication to serving patients from different backgrounds.

Dr. Florence’s wealth of experience in Anesthesiology encompasses a broad spectrum of specialized techniques and procedures. She has demonstrated proficiency in providing both general inhalational and total intravenous anesthesia, ensuring optimal patient comfort and safety during surgical interventions. Her expertise extends to regional anesthesia, including epidural anesthesia and spinal anesthesia, where she skillfully administers pain relief for various surgical procedures. Notably, her proficiency in handling challenging airway situations in ENT, particularly in trauma, facial reconstruction, and OSA surgeries, underscores her ability to navigate complex medical scenarios with precision and care. Furthermore, her proficiency extends to the administration of anesthesia in diverse surgical disciplines, including bariatric, spinal, orthopedic, gynecological and obstetric surgeries.

Dr. Florence’s impactful contributions to the field of anesthesiology are evident through her numerous published papers on cutting-edge topics such as High Flow Humidified Nasal Oxygen in Bariatric procedures and Dexmedetomidine for Children. With a substantial body of research in Pediatric Anesthesia and Airway Management, she demonstrates her commitment to providing specialized care to young patients, ensuring their safety and comfort during medical procedures. Additionally, Dr. Florence’s active involvement in professional communities like the Philippine Society of Anesthesiology, The Philippine Medical Society and Taguig Medical Society reflects her commitment to continuous learning and staying connected with her peers.