What We Treat

Head of Bariatric and Laparoscopic Surgery

Dr Samir Rahmani


Head of Bariatric and Laparoscopic Surgery

Years of Experience


Languages Spoken


Doctor's Bio

Dr. Samir Rahmani is a reputable UK trained consultant bariatric, laparoscopic, and general surgeon. Dr. Samir is a pioneer in a variety of innovative techniques that include minimally invasive and surgical weight loss procedures, specializing in treating weight-related issues such as diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, arthritis, sleep apnea, snoring, infertility, ovarian cysts and more. With UAE’s obesity rate being above average, Dr. Samir has relocated from the United Kingdom to Dubai, with the mission to help patients achieve their desired weight loss and metabolic goals.

Due to his extensive experience, Dr. Samir earned his fellowship and membership from the Royal College of Surgeons of England and Glasgow. He also has a Ph.D. degree from Leeds University and a Master of Science Degree from Hull University.

In addition to conducting courses and training programs at various hospitals, Dr. Samir possesses ample teaching experience in a number of prestigious universities in the United Kingdom. These include the Royal College of Surgeons of England, University of Hull, and Cardiff School of Medicine. Dr. Samir continues to practice obesity surgeries in the United Kingdom on a quarterly basis.

Objective Data

Dr. Samir has performed over 5000 procedures out of which over 50% are Bariatric Surgeries.

2500 completed Bariatric Surgeries include:

  • Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Bypass Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Gastric Band
  • Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty
  • Endoscopic and Capsule Intragastric Balloon


Transparency out of all the above:

  • Zero percent (0%) Gastric Leak Rate
  • Zero percent (0%) Surgical Mortality
  • Complication rate of less than one percent (0.001%) – Complication of this case (bleeding) was treated successfully.


Other procedures include:

  • Laparoscopic General Surgery
  • Proctology
  • Varicose Veins
  • Endoscopy

Bariatric Surgery

  • Sleeve gastrectomy
  • Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty
  • Mini gastric bypass
  • Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
  • Gastric banding
  • Gastric balloon
  • Gastric Botox
  • Weight loss injections and tablets

Revision Bariatric Surgery

  • Revision sleeve gastrectomy
  • Revision sleeve gastroplasty
  • Revision mini gastric bypass
  • Revision Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
  • Revision gastric banding
  • Revision gastric plication


  • Upper endoscopy
  • Lower endoscopy

Other General Surgeries

  • Antireflux
  • Hernia
  • Liver and gallbladder
  • Proctology (anal fistula, fissure, hemorrhoids)

Novomed Surgical Hospital
Consultant Laparoscopic, Bariatric & General Surgeon

Aneurin Bevan University Hospitals, South Wales, United Kingdom
Consultant Laparoscopic, Bariatric & General Surgeon

University of Leeds, UK
Medical Doctorate

University of Hull, UK
MSc in Surgery

United Kingdom
CCT General Surgery

Royal College of Surgeons of England, UK

BST Royal College of Surgeons, England, UK
BST Royal College of Surgeons, England, UK

Royal College of Surgeons of England, United Kingdom
Certificate of completion of Higher Surgical Training