Dr. Syed Naqvi joins the GMC family as the Chief of Surgery, bringing on board his 28+ years of experience as a Surgeon.
Dr. Syed is a General and Laparoscopic Surgeon with extensive experience from Great Britain, Ireland, France, and Pakistan. He has an amalgamation of executive and clinical skills and is also experienced in the managerial sphere.
Prior to UAE, Dr. Syed was practicing as a Consultant General Surgeon with a special focus in laparoscopic surgery, general and trauma surgery at Daisy Hill Hospital, Newry, Northern Ireland, and Wishaw General Hospital in Scotland. After completing his training and FRCS, he returned to Pakistan and worked as a classified surgeon with the rank of Major in the Pakistan Army. Dr. Syed Ateeque is proud to be the first surgeon in the Pakistan Army to start and establish a Laparoscopic Unit in a tertiary referral hospital of the Pakistan Army.
He has practiced extensively in Ireland, Scotland, the UK, UAE, and Pakistan, and is skilled in performing a vast variety of general and laparoscopic surgical procedures.
Dr. Syed is an active associate of the medical wing of the Pakistan Medical Association of Dubai. He also worked closely for the DHA Compliance Committee.
Fluent in: English, Urdu, Punjabi, Hindko
- MBBS, Peshawar University, Pakistan (1985)
- FRCS, The Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland (1993)
- University Diploma in Laparoscopic Surgery, University of Strasbourg, France (2010)
Area of Interest:
- Laparoscopic surgery
- Upper & Lower GI surgeries/endoscopies
- Laser treatment of piles
- Emergency surgeries
- Elective surgeries
- Trauma surgeries