Dr. Hanan EL-Mileik |Best Female Gastroenterologist in Dubai

Dr. Hanan EL-Mileik

Consultant Gastroenterologist
Languages Spoken: English, Arabic Types of Physician: Full Time
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Introducing Dr. Hanan El Mileik, the Leading Consultant Gastroenterologist in Dubai.

With over 13 years of experience as a Consultant Gastroenterologist and endoscopist, Dr. Hanan has had the privilege of serving at Barking Havering & Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust (BHRT) in London from April 2010 to September 2023.

As an accomplished and patient-focused Consultant Gastroenterologist and physician, Dr. Hanan’s expertise encompasses a wide range of areas, including Multidisciplinary Patient Focused Care, Quality & Safety Driven approaches, Management, Communication & Interpersonal Skills, Evidence-Based Practice, Guidelines & Protocols adherence, Teamwork, Mentoring, Training & Education, Educating Patients & Stakeholders, as well as Audit & Research.

Dr. Hanan is dedicated to delivering top-notch clinical services while simultaneously managing teaching and administrative responsibilities. Her commitment to ongoing professional development ensures that she stays up-to-date with the latest changes, research findings, and advancements in the medical field.

Her career spans 32 years in the NHS in England, with rotational training in prestigious teaching hospitals such as Royal London Teaching Hospital, St Bartholomew’s Teaching Hospital (London), University College Hospital (London), and Queens University Teaching Hospital (London). These experiences have greatly enhanced Dr. Hanan’s skills and knowledge in gastroenterology.

Her specialties encompass general gastroenterology, inflammatory bowel disease, diagnostic endoscopy, therapeutic endoscopy, and Laser therapy services, which play a crucial role in palliative treatment for both upper and lower GI malignant tumors.

As the best female gastroenterologist in Dubai who is fluent in Arabic, Dr. Hanan is dedicated to providing exceptional care to her patients in the region.

Career Summary:

Consultant Physician & Gastroenterologist, Joint Clinical Lead Department of Gastroenterology,

2020 till September 2023

Clinical Lead for Quality & Safety for Gastroenterology and Endoscopy, BHRT, September 2017 till September 2023

Clinical lead for IBD (Inflammatory bowel disease), BHRT March 2021 till September2023

Regional Advisor for the Royal College of Physicians London, 2019 till currently

Senior ARCP Panel Member for North Thames Regional Health Authority Specialist Gastroenterology Registrars Training, Assessment and Allocation Committee 2011- till present

Clinical Lead, Department of Gastroenterology BHRT University Hospitals, Queens and King George’s Hospitals, March 2011-2014

Endoscopy Lead, Department of Gastroenterology, BHRT (London), Queens and King George’s Hospitals, March 2011- July 2013

Education and Training Lead, Department of Gastroenterology BHRT (London), Queens and King George’s Hospitals 2011-2015


  • Post Graduate Medical Education & Training Board UK Certificate of Completion and Training (CCT) 2009 in 1-Gastroenterology, 2-General Internal Medicine,
  • MRCP UK 1995,
  • Fellowship of the Royal college of Physicians London, (FRCP) 2014,
  • Fellowship of the Royal college of Physicians Edinburgh (FRCP) 2017,
  • Postgraduate diploma in medical education University College London, Royal college of physicians London,2011
  • MBBS (Faculty of Medicine/University of Khartoum) Sudan,1988


  • Vast experience in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), all aspects of the inpatient and outpatient management of complicated IBD, acid reflux /peptic ulcer disease, malabsorption, coeliac disease, GI bleeding management, upper GI endoscopy, colonoscopy, polypectomies, and fatty liver disease.
  • A substantial experience in the diagnosis, staging, on-going referral or palliation of upper and lower GI cancers.
  • An experienced, engaging and effective leader and advocate for the power of collaborative team work on shared goals.
  • Wide experience in mentoring junior consultants, mentoring emerging female doctor leaders, maintaining quality and standards in training and medical education.


  • Member of the British Medical Association
  • Member of British Society of Gastroenterologists
  • JAG Accredited Endoscopist United Kingdom
  • Regional Advisor for the Royal College of Physicians London


  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Peptic ulcer disease
  • GI bleeding management
  • H. Pylori infection management
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Inflammatory bowel disease, (Ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease)
  • Coeliac disease
  • Malabsorption
  • Colonic Diverticular disease
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic upper and lower GI endoscopy,
  • Laser endoscopic therapy for upper and lower GI tumours,