The Department of Surgical Oncology at Burjeel Medical City (BMC) is committed to compassionate and multidisciplinary care for cancer treatment.

Our highly- skilled surgeons combine their expertise with some of the world’s most advanced technology and innovative surgical procedures to treat patients with various types of cancers. They perform minimally invasive surgery and robotic surgery for quicker recovery times, less scarring, shorter hospital stays, and exceptional outcomes.

Conditions We Treat

Head and neck cancer:

  • Larynx cancer
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Tongue cancer
  • Pharynx cancer
  • Parathyroid cancer
  • Salivary gland tumors


  • Lung cancer
  • Benign and malignant tumors


Hiatus hernia

Prostate tumors

Soft tissue sarcoma

Peritoneal carcinomatosis

Brain and spinal cord tumors

Gastroesophageal junction tumors

Hepatobiliary and pancreatic disorders

Treatments We Offer
  • Neurosurgery
  • Hysterectomy
  • HIPEC surgery
  • Foregut surgery
  • Colorectal surgery
  • Intra-operative MRI
  • Whipple procedure
  • High energy devices
  • Laparoscopic colectomy
  • Microwave ablation (MWA)
  • Oncoplastic breast surgery
  • Single-port thoracic surgery
  • Reconstructive plastic surgery
  • Liver resection and transplant
  • Laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy
  • Robotic-assisted sacrocolpopexy
  • Microvascular flap reconstruction
  • Laparoscopic major liver resection
  • Transanal minimally invasive surgery
  • Heated intraperitoneal chemoperfusion
  • Transanal total mesorectal excision (taTME)
  • Joint and bone replacement for bony tumors
  • Subxiphoid approach for thoracoscopic surgery
  • Laparoscopic gynecological and urological surgery
  • Volume reduction surgery with endoscopic ultrasound
Special Technologies
  • Intraoperative MRI for neurological cases
  • Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) for Peritoneal carcinomatosis (PC)
  • Cavitron Ultrasonic Surgical Aspirator (CUSA) for brain and liver tumors
  • Microwave ablation (MWA) for liver and thyroid tumors
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Team that Cares

Dr. Sadir Alrawi

Consultant Surgical Oncology and General Surgery

Dr. Jafaru Abu

Consultant Gynecological Oncology Surgeon

Dr. Ali Iyoob Valiyaveettil

Consultant and Head - Gastrointestinal Surgery

Dr. Leon Alexander

Specialist Plastic Surgery

Dr. Ramkumar Susarla

Consultant - Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Rehan Saif

Director - Transplant Surgery for Burjeel Abdominal Multi-Organ Transplant Program, Clinical Lead - HPB Surgery, Consultant General Surgery

Dr. Rishikesh Ramesh Pandya

Director of Urology and Uro Oncology

Dr. Mohammed Jouda

Consultant Breast Surgery
Surgical Oncology

Dr. Tugan Tezcaner

Specialist - Surgical Oncology and General Surgery