Dr. Mohammad Aburahmah

Bariatric & GI Minimally Invasive Surgeon

Endoscopy, Laparoscopy & Robotic Surgery

Dr. Mohammad Aburahmah

Dr. Mohammad Aburahmah

Current: Consultant, Bariatric, Gastrointestinal Oncology & Minimally Invasive Surgery Specialized in Endoscopy, Laparoscopy and Robotic Surgery

Website: www.surgeryland.com

Areas of Expertise

  • Gastrointestinal Oncology.
  • Bariatric and Revision Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Endoscopy: EGD & Colonoscopy.
  • Minimal Access Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

Education

Clinical Fellowships

  • Advanced Gastrointestinal Minimally Invasive Surgery
    Centre of Minimal Access Surgery, ST. Joseph’s Healthcare and Hamilton Health Sciences, MCMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. | Oct. 2014—Sept. 2015
  • Advanced Gastrointestinal Minimally Invasive Surgery
    Centre of Minimal Access Surgery, ST. Joseph’s Healthcare and Hamilton Health Sciences, MCMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. | Oct. 2014—Sept. 2014
  • Robotic and Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal Surgical Oncology
    Yonsei Cancer Centre, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea | Jan. 2013—Oct. 2013
  • 4- General and Minimally Invasive Surgery
    King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre (KFSH&RC), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | Jan. 2011—Dec. 2012

Specialty Board

Saudi Board of General Surgery

Saudi Commission for Health Specialties, KFSH&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2005—2010

Bachelor Degree

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, MB.BS.

Faculty of Medicine, King Saud University (KSU), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 1998—2004

Professional Development

Professionalism Education:

  • Healthcare Quality:
    • Certified Canadian Patient Safety Officer, Healthcare Canada & Canadian Patient Safety Institute, Ottawa, Canada | May 26—29, 2015
  • Leadership Essentials:
    • Emotional intelligence at work, Centre of Continuing Education, MCMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada | June 17, 2015
    • Delegating that works, Centre of Continuing Education, MCMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada | May. 20, 2015
    • Supervision essentials, CCE, MCMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada | May. 6, 2015
  • Communication Essentials:
    • The Art of Active Listening, Centre of Continuing Education, MCMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada | booked for 29, 2015

Attended International Congresses (Most Recent)

  • Korean Gastric Cancer Association Congress (KGCA), Daegu, South Korea | May 26—27, 2013
  • 10th International Gastric Cancer Association Meeting (IGCA), Verona, Italy | July 18, 2013
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Congress (SAGES), Salt Lake, Utah, USA | Apr. 2—5, 2014
  • The International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO), Montreal, Quebec, Canada | Aug. 26—30, 2014

Attended International Workshops:

  • GI Annual Workshop & Update, CMAS, MCMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada | Aug. 8—10, 2014
  • MIS Fellows Boot Camp Workshop, CMAS, MCMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada | July 2014
  • Basic Therapeutic Principles of Endoscopy, CMAS, MCMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada | Mar. 2014
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Course, CMAS, MCMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada | Nov. 2013
  • Robotic Console Training Course Workshop, Severance Hospital, YONSEI University, Seoul, South Korea, May 2013
  • Robotic Patients’ Side Training Workshop, Da Vinci Training Centre, Severance Hospital, YONSEI University, Seoul, South Korea |June 2013
  • Bariatric and Redo-Surgery Master Class Course and Workshop, Milano, Italy | July 2012
  • Laparoscopic Ventral, Para-stomal and Para-esophageal Hernia Repair, Elancourt, France | June 2012
  • Management of Complicated Intra-Abdominal Abscess, Subcutaneous and Soft Tissues infections, Istanbul, Turkey | May 2012
  • Laparoscopic Liver Resection, Bowel Resection, Anastomosis and Hemostasis, Amsterdam University, Amsterdam, Netherland | Apr. 2012
  • Clinical Immersion for Hernia Repair with Prof. Philippe Chasten, Bordeaux, France | Feb. 2012
  • Single Port Device Hands-On Workshop, American University OF Beirut Medical Centre, Beirut, Lebanon | June 2011
  • Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS), Elancourt, France | Mar. 2011
  • Laparoscopic Hernia Repair Master-Class, Dubai, United Arab Emirates | Jan. 2011

Teaching Experience

Workshop Instructor

Centre for Minimal Access Surgery (CMAS), St. Joseph’s Healthcare, MCMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  • Advanced Residents Laparoscopic Surgery Course | Nov. 28—29, 2014
  • Resident Laparoscopic Hernia Course | Nov. 19, 2014
  • Basic Resident Laparoscopic Surgery Course | Aug. 22—23, 2014
  • Surgical Foundation/CORE Skills Lab for Surgical Residents | May 28, 2014
  • Registered Nurse Minimally Invasive Surgery Course | Apr. 14, 2014
  • Surgical Foundation/Suturing II & III for Surgical Residents | Mar. 19, 2014
  • Basic Laparoscopic Skills for Junior Residents | Feb. 26, 2014
  • Basic Laparoscopic Course for Medical Students | Dec. 13, 2013
  • Advanced Residents Laparoscopic Course | Nov. 22—23, 2013
  • Multiple Laparoscopic Dry-lab and Animal-lab Training for General Surgery Residents (during KFSHRC Fellowship), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2011—2012

Lectures and Bedside Teaching

  • AL-FAISAL University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia:
    • Conducted extensive bedside teaching and lectures for medical students. | 2010—2012
  • MCMaster University, Hamilton, Canada:
    • Conducted weekly bedside teaching for clerks and round table discussion for surgery block medical students. | 2014—2015

Talks in Multiple Courses and Ground Rounds

  • Trauma in Minimally Invasive Surgery Era, presented to trauma fellows and general surgery residents, Hamilton General Hospital, MCMaster University | Mar. 10, 201
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, presented in Resident Laparoscopic Hernia Course, CMAS, St. Joseph’s Healthcare, MCMaster University |Nov. 19, 2014
  • Laparoscopic Para-stomal Hernia Repair, Ground Round Talk | Sep. 12, 2014
  • Laparoscopic Colon Cancer Surgery: A Critical Analysis, presented in Advanced Laparoscopy Course, MCMaster University |Nov. 23, 2013
  • Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair – Literature Review & Approach, presented in Advanced Residents Laparoscopic Course, CMAS, MCMaster University| Nov. 6, 2013

Previous Committee Enrolments

  • Morbidity and Mortality Committee, Department of Surgery, MCMaster University
  • Organizing Committee of the 1st International Surgical Oncology Congress, KFSH&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2012
  • Organizing Committee of the 12th Annual Surgical Research Day, KFSH&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2012
  • Library Committee, KFSH&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia| 2011—2012
  • Morbidity and Mortality Committee, Department of Surgery, KFSH&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2008
  • Representative of Residents and Member of General Surgery Training Program Committee, KFSH&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2008

Previous Administrative and Leadership Experience

  • President, Saudi Students’ Association, Hamilton, Ontario | 2015
  • President, Gulf Students’ Social Club,MCMaster University | 2014 – 2015
  • Representative of Hamilton’s Saudi Trainees, Saudi Cultural Bureau, Canada | 2014—2015
  • Supervisor, Hamilton Saudi Learning Centre, Hamilton, Ontario | 2014—2015
  • Chief Fellow, General and Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship, KFSH&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2012
  • Chief Resident, KFSR&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2009—2010
  • Dubiety Chief Resident, KFSH&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2008—2009
  • Chief Intern, KSU, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2003—2004

Awards and Recognitions

  • Plaque for Outstanding Performance,MCMaster University | 2015
  • Best Poster,Radiology Research Day, MCMaster University | 2014
  • Best Presented Paper(Co-author), Korean Gastric Cancer Association Congress, South Korea | May 2013
  • Appreciation letterfor Outstanding Patient Care from the Saudi Minister of Health Abdullah Al-Rabia, through Dr. Qasim Al-Qasabi, CEO KFSH&RC | 2012
  • Certificate of Outstanding Performancein Emergency Department, National Guard Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2007
  • Resident of the Year, Department of Surgery, KFSH&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2005—2006
  • Certificate of Excellent Performance during Internship, KING SAUD University, Faculty of Medicine, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2004

Researches

Hemorrhoidectomy under local anesthesia.
Mohammad Aburahmah, Samar Al-Homoud.
Presentedin 5th Annual Surgical Research and Resident’s Day, KFSH&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | 2005.

Laparoscopic splenectomy – 10 years’ experience of KFSH&RC.
Mohammad Aburahmah, Ihab Anwar, Patrick O’regan.Presented in Surgical Updates Symposium, Al-Qatif, Saudi Arabia | 2012.

The Assessment of Oncological Safety Margin of Insufficient Lymph Node Dissection in pT2 (pm) Gastric Cancer.
Mohammad Aburahmah, Yoon young Choi, Ji Yeong An, In Gyu Kwon, In Cho, Saeed Alshomimi, Hyoung-ll Kim, Jae-Ho Cheong, Woo Jin Hyung, Sung Hoon Noh.
Presented in Korean Gastric Cancer Association Congress (KGCA), Daegu, South Korea | May 2013.

The Incidence of Marginal Ulceration Following Laparoscopic Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass using a 30 versus 90-Day Post-operative Proton Pump Inhibitor Regimen.
Xian Kang, MD, FRCSC, Luis Zurita-Macias-Valadez, MD, Mohammad Aburahmah, MD, Dennis Hong, MD, Mehran Anvari, MB, BS, PhD, Margherita Cadeddu, MD, Nalin Amin, MD, Scott B Gmora, MD.
Presented in Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), Nashville, Tennessee, USA |Apr. 15—18, 2015.

Early CT detection of Petersen’s Hernias in Antecolic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass patients with Surgical Correlation.
Michelle Ong, Vincent Leung, Abdullah Alabousi, Ehsan Haider, Mohammad Aburahmah, Scott Gmora.
Presented as Poster in Radiology Research Day, MCMaster University, Hamilton, Canada| May 2014.

Laparoscopic gastrojejunal revision with selective gastrectomy for intractable marginal ulcers following gastric bypass.
Andre Rudovics, MD, Mohammad Aburahmah, MD, Dennis Hong, MD, S Gmora, MD, M Anvari.
Presented as poster in Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons’ Congress (SAGES), Salt Lake, Utah, USA |Aug. 2014.

Published

Is microsatellite instability a prognostic marker in gastric cancer? A systematic review with meta-analysis.
Yoon Young Choi MD, Jung Min Bae MD, Ji Yeong An MD, PhD, In Gyu Kwon MD, In Cho MD, Hyun Beak Shin MD, Tanaka Eiji MD, PhD, Mohammad Aburahmah MD, Hyung-Il Kim MD, PhD, Jae-Ho Cheong MD, PhD, Woo Jin Hyung MD, PhD and Sung Hoon Noh MD, PhD.

Journal of Surgical Oncology,Volume 110, Issue 2,pages 129–135, August 2014.
Ongoing Prospective Randomized Clinical Trials (onClinicaltrials.Gov):

A Prospective Blinded Randomized Study Comparing Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy and Laparoscopic Roux-en-y Gastric Bypass and Their Effect on Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease Using 24 Horus pH Monitoring (GERD).
Mehran Anvari, MB BS, PhD, Mohammad Aburahmah, MD, Uri Kaplan, MD, Andre Rudovics, MD, Rana Khan, MD, Natalia Yakubovich, MD, Maria Tiboni, MD, Scott Gmora, MD, Dennis Hong, MD.

Centre for Minimal Access Surgery (CMAS), MCMaster University.

Manuscripts:

Transabdominal Pre-peritoneal (TAPP) Inguinal Hernia Repair, 10 years outcomes and how I do it.

Mohammad Aburahmah, MD, Samir Faidi, MD, FRCSC.

Case Reports presented outside the country:

Para-Duodenal Hernia, Three case reports.Mohammad Aburahmah, M.D, Fahad Bamehrez, M.D, Abdulrahman Salem, M.D, Patrick O’Regan. Presented in the 5th International Congress of Egyptian Society of Laparoscopic Surgery, 2008.

Laparoscopic management of splenic pseudo cyst, a case report.Mohammad Aburahmah, M.D, Fahad Bamehrez, M.D, Abdulrahman Salem, M.D, Patrick O’Regan. Presented in the 5th International Congress of Egyptian Society of Laparoscopic Surgery, 2008.

Obesity Treatment Center

Dr. Sulaiman Al Habib Hospital
At Takhassusi St, Riyadh 12344
Saudi Arabia

Phone: +966 11 283 3333 / +966 55 947 9817

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