Dr. Rafik Abu Samra

Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

Available Thu, Aug 25,  from 06:00 at Valiant Clinic & Hospital

26 years experience

Al Safa, Dubai

Available Thu, Aug 25, from 06:00 at this clinic


Clinic Locations

Valiant Clinic & Hospital
Address

City Walk 13th Street BOX 414296 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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Opening Hours

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Phone Number

+97142156824

About

Dr. Rafik Abu Samra is a well-established senior Consultant Cardiac Surgeon with 26 years’ experience in the field of Cardiac Surgery. Dr. Rafik Abu Samra was awarded his MD Doctor of Medicine Diploma in 1993 from the University of Silesia Katowice, Poland. Following his degree in general surgery awarded in 1997 and his degree in cardiac surgery awarded in 2003n, he was awarded a Ph.D. degree in cardiac surgery (minimally Invasive Cardiac surgery including Robotic assisted surgeries), Poland, 2011.

 

Dr. Rafik Abu Samra during his post-PhD. has performed over 6000 cardiac surgery including robotic CABG and aortic and mitral valve surgery. In Bielsko, Poland. Four years as a Senior Consultant Cardiac Surgeon and Head of the Department of Cardiac Surgery at Al Qassimi Hospital, MOH, Sharjah, UAE. Dr. Rafik Abu Samra established and introduced the first unit of Robotic-Assisted Cardiac Surgery (using Da Vinci system) in the United Arab Emirates.

 

He is comprehensively trained in Robotic surgery collaboration with Medical University in Leipzig in Germany, and he has performed over 1700 surgery Robot Davinci System, Aezop, Zeus.

 

Dr. Rafik is a member of the Polish Society of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons, member of the European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery (EACTS)& member of International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery (ISMICS).

 

Dr. Rafik has published more than 6 scientific papers in peer reviewed journals reflecting his extensive academic background which he will continue and strive to help advancing cardiac surgery.

Areas of Expertise

Robotic Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Classic Surgery
Coronary Heart Disease
Valve Heart disease
Aorta Disease

Languages

Arabic
English
Polish

Education

2011

Ph.D. degree in cardiac surgery

Poland

2003

Cardiac Surgery Specialisation Exam

Poland

Experience

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Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

Valiant Clinic & Hospital

2021

location

Dubai, UAE

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Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

NMC - Al Zahra Hospital Sharjah

location

Sharjah, UAE

Insurance

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NextCare
General Network - GN
General Network Plus - GN+
Comprehensive
Standard
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NAS
General Network - GN
Comprehensive Network - CN
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SAICO Saudi Arabian Cooperative Insurance Co
Gold
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MSH International
Platinum

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Accepted Payments

Cash

In-Person Only

Memberships

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Polish Society of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons

Member

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European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery

Member

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ISMICS - International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery

Member

Registration & License

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DHA License

28069934-006

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Dr. Rafik Abu Samra

Valiant Clinic & Hospital

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