Hamad General Hospital’s (HGH) Department of Orthopedic Surgery will be hosting two expert surgeons from the UK’s Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust in September.
Dr Duncan Whitwell, Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon, who is a specialist in hip and knee surgery, will be visiting HGH from 13 to 17 September. He will be conducting surgery on 13, 16 and 17 September, and will provide patient consultations at the Bone and Joint Center Outpatient Clinic on 14 and 15 September from 8:00am to 3:00pm.
Consultant Spine Surgeon, Dr. Colin Nnadi, who specializes in scoliosis and other spinal problems, will be visiting HGH from 26 to 30 September. He will be performing surgery on 27 and 29 September, and will be providing consultations at the Bone and Joint Center Outpatient Clinic on 28 September from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm, and on 30 September from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm.
To book an appointment with the visiting surgeons, patients are advised to visit the Bone and Joint Center at the HGH Outpatient Department (OPD) Annex between 10:00 am and 12:00 noon from Sunday to Thursday. For any inquiries please contact 44392820.
Hosting visiting experts are part of HMC’s efforts to provide top medical and surgical expertise in Qatar. It enables local patients to benefit from the best international specialists without needing to travel abroad, and also promotes continuing education for medical residents.