Dr. Abdulsalam Al Taie

Dr. Abdulsalam Al Taie

Consultant General,Bariatric & Laparoscopic Surgeon Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons/UK FRCS, FICS, MSAGES, MMIRA, MIFSO
  • Consultant Bariatric, General & Laparoscopic Surgeon

  • Graduated 1982/outstanding
  • 1982 – 1989   –  trained, sponsored and supported by 2 Great Iraqi-British Surgeon – Dr. Walid Al Khayal and Dr. Kamal Hussein
  • 1990 – 1994  –  the FRCS from the Royal College of Surgeons from Edinburgh (outstanding)
    • Worked In Hope Teaching Hospital  UK
    • Worked In Withington Teaching Hospital UK
    • Worked In Tameside General Hospital UK
    • Worked In Alexandra Hospital UK
  • 1995 – 2003 – Leading Consultant Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon and Supervisor of all Laparoscopic Surgeon in Iraq. Medical College of BAGHDAD University
  • 2003 – Present:  First and still Leading Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon in UAE- Dubai & Abu Dhabi

Started the following:

  • Done the 1st Roux en- Y  Gastric Bypass in 2004
  • The first Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy in 2004, as a definitive procedure for morbid obesity.
  • Exceeded 1000 Laparoscopic Gastric Banding
  • Exceeded 1000 Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Exceeded 300 Gastric Bypass
  • Exceeded 10,000 Laparoscopic procedures in a single team


Among all of the above there were:

  • Zero (0) Surgical Mortality
  • Five (5) Gastric Leakage – all treated successfully and they are well and healthy now

In view of the above confirmed data and according to the International Registered Data , Our Centre stands in the Lead for the  Bariatric and Laparoscopic Surgical Centre in the world.

All of the above magnificent data Is due to the following

  • We stick firmly to the principle of surgery
  • We follow the international guidelines and the proper code of practice with no deviation from the standard care
  • Our centre is lead by highly skilled, spectacularly experienced (since 20 years), highly western qualified Sr. consultant surgeon and associates, with evidence based data

The first international conference for bariatric surgery convened by Dr.Abdulsalm in Abu-Dhabi 2006. According to the emirates medical Association Dr.Abdulsalm is covering 40% of the bariatric surgeries in UAE.
Recipient of SRC accreditation certificate by surgical review corporation 2015. Total bariatric surgery done Dr Abdusalam Altaie from 2003 to 2016
10.878 surgeries.