First and Last Name:
Hisham Allam
Academic title:
PhD, Master Degree - General Surgery, MBChB
Current position title within HMC:
Hospital and Department name:
Hamad General Hospital, Bariatric Surgery

  •  PhD - General Surgery(1998)

  •  Master Degree, General Surgery (1992)

  •  MBChB (1986)


  • 13/7/2002 – till now:appointed as consultant General & Bariatric surgery, Hamad Medical City. Doha– Qatar. (1000 beds)

  • 1/4/2000 – 29/7/2001:appointed as consultant General surgery, Alhassan national hospital. Taif – KSA. (77 beds)

  • 1/6/1999 – 15/3/2000:appointed as consultant General surgery, Alhoreya specialized hospital, Heliopolis – Cairo (150 beds)    

  • 10/2/1999 – 30/5/1999:appointed as fellow General surgery, Alsahel teaching hospital, GOTIH – Cairo (600 beds) (GOTIH = general organization for teaching institutes and hospitals)

  • 1/5/1994 – 9/2/1999:appointed as specialist General surgery, Alsahel teaching hospital, GOTIH – Cairo (600 beds)

  • 2/5/1993 – 30/4/1994:appointed as specialist General surgery, Liver institute - Menofia university (200 beds)

  • 1/4/1992 – 1/5/1993:appointed as visitor resident General surgery, Ain Shams university (1000 beds)                   

  • 1/ 3/1988 – 16/3/1992:appointed as resident General surgery, Menofia university hospitals (800 beds) 1/3/1987 – 29/2/1988: Complete the internship, two months each specialty, viz general surgery internal medicine Gynecology & obstetric general pediatric ophthalmology orthopedic & emergen At Cairo university hospitals.


Bariatric Surgery – General Surgery


1- Wojciech Szmigielski, Adham Darweesh, Hassan Kassem, Shatha Alhilli, Mostafa Ismail & Hisham Allam. Imaging of blunt pancreatic trauma: The value of initial and sequential CT examinations. Accepted after review by Polish Journal of Radiology on March 2008, Manuscript No.:9062. 

2- Ahmed Elsotouhy, Mostafa I. Ali, Alaa Elfakharany, Sherif Radwan & Hisham Allam. The value of multi-detector CT of the abdomen in preoperative evaluation of acute appendicitis, radiological and post-surgical pathological correlation. J.Med.Res. Institute, Vol.28 (1)2007:65-67.

3- H. Allam, Adham A.H. Darweesh& N. Sholeik N. Splenic salvage in adult blunt splenic injury: A 12 -year experience. Tanta medical science journal, Vol. (2), No. (4), October 2007:PP54-58.

4- A Azim, H.I. Allam, H. Almahdy, A Chong-Lopez & N. Sholik. Necrotizing sialometaplasia of parotid gland. Tanta Med. Sci. J. Vol. (2), No. (1), Jan 2007:PP173-175.

5- H. Allam, N. Sholiek, H. Kassem. A 10 Kilogram breast lump - Case report. Tanta Med. Sci. J. Vol. (2), No. (1), Jan 2007:PP179-181.

6- H. Allam, M. Salem, N. Sholik & H. Kassem. Gastric carcinoma presented by skin metastasis. Tanta Med. Sci. J. Vol. (2), No. (1), Jan 2007:PP176-178.

7- Hussein A.A., Allam H.I., Kassem H., and Sholeik N. A Population based study on mishaps during laparoscopic cholecystectomy in Qatar: 10 years experience. Qatar Med J, 2006; 15 (1): 29-30.

 8- Kassem H., Szmigieiski W., Elsetouhty H.A., Allam H.I. CT of blunt pancreatic trauma: the value of emergency examination. Middle E. J. Emerg. 2006; 6(1):32-37.

9- Allam H.I., Kassem H, Wafai A., Elsetouhy A.& Saker M.. Role of multi-detector CT in diagnosis of Spontaneous Rupture of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A life-threatening condition. Presented in the second hepato-pancreatico-biliary meeting, Italy, February 2008.

10- Mohamed Hassan, Abdelrahman Abdelfatah, Hisham Allam, Essam Emara. Comparative study between conservative and operative splenic salvage in adult blunt splenic injury. Sc.J.Med.Fac. (Girls). Vol 28, No, 1, Jan.2007:125-131.
11- Khairat M., Allam H.I., Sholeik N. & Kassem H...An unusual Common bile Duct Foreign Body. Qatar Med. J. 2005; 14(2): 52-53.

12- Nabil A.S., Mohamed E., Ahmed T. And Allam H.I. Renal support using dopamine during surgical laparoscopic procedures. Tanta Med. J.2005; 33: 1069-1077.

13- Hussein A.A., Allam H.I., Almahdy H. Splenic abscess due to salmonella infection. Case report.  Qatar Med. J.2005; 14(1): 49-51.

14- Abdelrahman A., Mohamed H., Hisham A., Esam H., Abdelmaged S.  Laparoscopic adrenelectomy in Qatar.  Sc. J. Az. Med. Fac. (Girls). Vol.27, No.2, May, 2006:925-930.

15- Abdelrahman A., Mohamed H., Hisham A., Esam H., Mohamed B.  Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in Qatar. Five years experience.  Sc. J. Az. Med. Fac. (Girls). Vol.27, No.2, May, 2006:917-923.

16- Abedalwahab M.F., Alsebae O.E., Fargaly A.E., Allam H.I. The role of Doppler ultrasound in the study of pathological anatomy and blood flow in portal hypertension.  (M.Sc. thesis).

17- Shedeed N., Rashad H., Rizk M., Allam H.I. Effect of splenectomy and devascularisation operation on the haemodynamics of portal circulation. (M.D. thesis).