Dr. Rohit Kumar-Medical Director & Specialist General Surgeon

Dr. Rohit Kumar

Medical Director and Specialist General Surgeon
Languages Spoken: English, Hindi & Russian Types of Physician: Full Time
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Dr. Rohit Kumar is the Medical Director of  International Modern Hospital and one of our most dynamic and experienced Indian and Russian Speaking General Surgeon in Dubai.

He has gathered his diverse skillset from various places across the globe like India and Kazakhstan, where he finished his primary medical education; France, Japan & Greece, all places where he has received speciality trainings in surgery.

Dr. Rohit obtained his MD from the Kazakh State Medical University in Almaty, Kazakhstan in the year 2000. He then completed MS in General Surgery from the Army Hospital and Research Centre of New Delhi, India in 2003.

Dr. Rohit has done numerous fellowships and certifications in different procedural trainings in general surgery. He has completed a Fellowship in Minimal Access & Bariatric Surgery (FMABS) in 2008 from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India; A Fellowship with the International Associations of Surgical Gastroenterology & Oncology (FIASGO), Greece in 2010 and a Fellowship in Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery (FHBS) in 2011 from the Chiba Medical University of Tokyo, Japan. These fellowships have granted him additional knowledge and expertise in general surgery. Dr. Rohit has completed a diploma in Interventional Endoscopy from the European Institute of Telesurgery, Strasbourg, France and a Laser Surgery Course from Sharjah University, UAE in 2016.

Dr. Rohit has had over 20 years of clinical experience at various premium facilities in India and UAE; some of which are known healthcare names like the Max Super Speciality Hospital in New Delhi, India and Artemis Hospital in Gurugram, India. He is accustomed to handling large workloads and busy schedules while maintaining the niche standard of healthcare for his patients. He has also headed the department of general surgery in major hospitals in the UAE.

Among the wide array of surgical procedures he is efficient in, Bariatric Surgeries and Hernia Repairs are his key areas of expertise. He has undergone super specialty training in minimal access surgery which can be applied for treatment of various kinds of hernias, hemorrhoids, tumors, cysts, fistulas, bladder stones & appendicitis among others. He specializes in the use of surgical lasers for correction of hernias, hemorrhoids, varicose veins and spider veins. Procedures carried out using lasers ensure a far safer and faster procedure, and quicker recovery for the patient. Laparoscopic procedures for various parts of the body are another area that Dr. Rohit has mastered over the years and are a part of minimally invasive approach. He is one of the leading surgeons in bariatrics and hernia repair and also gastrointestinal procedures in Dubai. Dr. Rohit has helped numerous dignitaries and people from all cultural backgrounds and has a successful track record with his patients.

Dr. Rohit Kumar stands out as the general surgeon in Dubai, renowned for his excellence in the field. Fluent in Russian, his expertise is not only recognized for surgical prowess but also for his ability to communicate effectively with a diverse range of patients.


  • MD, Kazakh State Medical University, Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • MS General Surgery, Army Hospital and Research Centre, New Delhi, India
  • FMABS, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India
  • FIASGO, Athens Medical Center, Athens, Greece
  • FHBPS, Chiba Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
  • FIAGES, Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons, New Delhi, India
  • Diploma in Interventional Endoscopy, European Institute of Telesurgery, Strasbourg, France


  • Specialist Minimal Access Surgery, Artemis Hospital, Gurugram, India
  • Fellowship in Gastrointestinal surgery, Athens Medical Centre, Athens, Greece
  • Fellowship in Minimal Access and Bariatrics, Sri Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India
  • Associate consultant in minimal access bariatrics and oncology, Artemis Hospital, New Delhi, India
  • Fellowship in Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Chiba Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
  • Medical Director and Head of Surgery, Medeor Hospital, Dubai, UAE
  • Specialist General Surgeon, Burjeel Hospital, Sharjah, UAE
  • Specialist General Surgeon, Medeor Hospital, Dubai, UAE


  • International Association of Surgeons Gastroenterologists and Oncologists (IASGO)
  • International Bariatric Club (IBC)
  • Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)
  • Indian Association of Colorectal Surgeons (IACSR)
  • Indian Association of Gastro-Endo Surgeons (IAGES)
  • Obesity Surgery Society of India (OSSI)
  • Association of Minimal Access Surgery of India (AMASI)



  • Minimal access hernia repair for inguinal, hiatus and umbilical hernias
  • Minimal access surgery for gall bladder stones
  • Open surgery for anal fistula
  • Video assisted anal fistula treatment (VAFFT)
  • Minimal access surgery for appendicitis
  • Laser, stapler and open treatment for hemorrhoids
  • Varicose veins and spider veins correction using laser


  • Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
  • Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
  • Laparoscopic mini gastric bypass
  • Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
  • Gastric balloon procedure
  • Abdominoplasty


  • Laparoscopy for appendix
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic hiatus hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic colectomy
  • Laparoscopic low anterior resection
  • Laparoscopic abdominal wall hernia correction


  • Breast Surgeries for benign and malignant masses