What We Treat

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Dr Tarek Saleh


Consultant Gastroenterologist

Years of Experience


Languages Spoken


Doctor's Bio

Dr. Tarek Saleh is distinguished gastroenterologist with 33 years of experience. He graduated from Paris VI (Pierre et Marie Curie) University Medical School and obtained certification as a gastroenterologist from the French Board in 1988. Dr. Tarek is recognized for his dedication to advancing gastroenterology and delivering cutting-edge patient care.

Dr. Saleh’s medical internship at Pitie-Salpetriere University Hospital, Paris VI, and subsequent residency and fellowship at Bichat-Claude Bernard University Hospital, Paris VII, shaped his gastroenterological expertise. He also contributed to the Consultant Neonatal Endoscopy Unit at Robert Debre Hospital in Paris, reflecting his commitment to both adult and pediatric care.

With over 30 years of clinical experience in Europe and the Middle East, Dr. Saleh has established himself as a leading expert in the field. His expertise in gastroenterology encompasses a wide range of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, including endoscopies, colonoscopies, and advanced imaging techniques. Driven by a commitment to holistic patient care, he has also dedicated a significant portion of his practice to non-surgical weight loss procedures. Dr. Saleh employs cutting-edge techniques and personalized approaches to help patients achieve and maintain a healthy weight without resorting to surgery. His comprehensive understanding of both gastroenterology and weight management allows him to offer patients a unique and integrated approach to overall digestive health and well-being.

Professional Affiliations and Contributions

  • IFSO: International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity
  • ESGE: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • French Society of Gastroenterology
  • AGA: American Gastroenterology Association

Dr. Saleh actively contributes to the field through his roles:

  • Member of the Bariatric Endoscopy Committee and the French-speaking Commission of the French Digestive Endoscopy Society.
  • Proctoring Endoscopy Sleeve Gastroplasty in European Hospital George Pompidou, Paris.

Dr. Tarek Saleh’s unwavering commitment to patient care, coupled with his innovative contributions, positions him as a leader and pioneer in gastroenterology and bariatric endoscopy. His work continues to shape medical practices, offering hope and healing to patients globally.

  • Pediatric Endoscopy
  • interventional upper or lower endoscopy
  • Non-surgical Weightloss (Capsule Elipse, All types of Gastric Balloon, Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty, endoscopic revision of sleeve, endoscopic revision of bypass
  • TIF : transoral incisionless fundoplication for acid reflux
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Colon Cancer screening
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), such as Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis
  • Celiac Disease
  • Capsule PH Monitoring for Reflux
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Gastric Balloon for Ages 14-18.

Sulaiman Habib Hospital, Dubai healthcare city

CMC: Clemenceau medical center hospital in healthcare city ( affiliated to John Hopkin’s)

George Pompidou Tertiary center, Paris, with Pig Lab for research in new bariatric
endoscopic procedures

Medical school: MD Paris VI University

Internship: Pitie-Salpetriere University Hospital, Paris VI

Residency and fellowship: Bichat-Claude Bernard University Hospital, Paris. Robert, Debre Hospital, Paris

French Board certified in Gastroenterology, 1988, Pediatric Endoscopy, 1990

Master in surgical endoscopy: IRCAD 2017-2018