Prof. Dr. Farouk Safi - Emirates Speciality Hosital

Prof. Dr. Farouk Safi

Consultant General Surgeon



  • Doctor of Medicine Damascus University
  • German Board for General Surgery
  • German Board for Visceral Surgery
  • German Board for surgical Intensive Medicine
  • PhD University of Ulm
  • Associate professor for Surgery University of Ulm Germany
  • Professor for Surgery University of Ulm Germany


  • Surgery for Endocrine glands (Thyroid, Para-thyroid and adrenal
  • Minimal Invasive Surgery (Gallbladder, Hernia (Hiatal, inguinal, femoral); colorectal surgery
  • Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology, Thyroid; esophagus cancer, Cancers of stomach, colorectal liver, pancreas, small intestine gastrointestinal tracts, Soft tissue Cancers, liver cancer
  • HIPEC Therapy & Cytoreductive surgery
  • Pancreatitis treatment acute and chronic
  • Treatment of peritonitis
  • Treatment of surgical complications.


  • German society for surgery
  • German society for cancer
  • German society for cancer
  • Society of regional tumor therapy
  • Society for hepato-biliary-pancreas surgery
  • Society for Gastrointestinal surgery
  • German society for experimental surgery
  • American society for clinical oncology
  • Editorial Board: Cancer Molecular Biology
  • American society for surgery of alimentary tract
  • German society for Visceral surgery
  • Thüringen society of surgery
  • German society for head of surgical departments
  • Society for minimal invasive surgery
  • International society for digestive surgery


  • Consultant Surgeon at the Department for surgery University of Ulm Germany
  • Head of surgery department Weimar Hospital at University Hospital of Jena
  • Professor for Surgery at the united Arab Emirates university
  • Consultant Surgeon at Tawam Hospital Al Ain
  • Consultant surgeon at Al; Noor Hospital Al Ain
  • Consultant Surgeon at Saudi German Hospital Dubai


About Me

Born in Homs/Syrian 1953, married, and has 3 children. 1972-1978 study of Medicine in Damascus University, MD Damascus 1978 with an excellent score. After an education in the German Language in 1980 started my postgraduate study in Surgery at the University Hospital of Ulm Germany. Degree of Specialist in Surgery.

(Facharzt) 1986; Ph.D. degree University of Ulm 1988 with the excellent score; Consultant in Surgery 1986, Promotion Associated Professor of Surgery University of Ulm 1990; Promotion Professor of Surgery University of Ulm 1996; Consultant and specialist in Visceral Surgery 1996 and in Surgical intensive care 1997.

Chairman Department of Surgery University of Jena Germany Teaching Hospital Weimar 1999-2001. 2002 till 2015 professor of Surgery United Arab Emirates University, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences with Consultant Position at Tawam & Al ain hospitals. 2015 till now Free Consultant Surgeon in Dubai, Sharjah & Al Ain.