Consultant Vascular Surgery
Dr. Hasan Mohammed Al Mahdi is a Vascular Surgery Consultant at Gulf Diagnostic Center
Hospital. Dr. Hasan’s experience in both traditional as well as the latest minimally invasive
endovascular techniques has helped the hospital always live up to the expectations of its
patients. As an international recognized expert, Dr. Hasan has completed his education and
fellowship from several prestigious institutions.
Education and Fellowships:
M. B. B. Ch. Cairo University
M. Sc. Surgery Cairo University
M. D. Surgery Cairo University
With over 40 years of experience as a Professor of Vascular surgery at the Cairo University
(Egypt), Munich University (Germany), St. George Medical School (UK) and in Paris (France), Dr.
Hasan’s contribution to the medical field is phenomenal. Dr. Hasan He established vascular
surgery in the UAE in 1998 and has worked as Head of Surgical Department in many hospitals in
Abu Dhabi, including Mafraq Hospital and our very own GDC, where he also headed the
Vascular Department and served as Medical Director from 2008-09.
Dr. Hasan is a Member of the European Vascular Society (ESVS ID 1655), International Society of
Cardiovascular Surgery, Organ Transplantation Authority (Egypt), Trauma Organization (Egypt),
Angiology Committee (MENA) and International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis. His
core areas of clinical interest include-
Arterial problems, e.g. chronic ischemia, diabetic foot and gangrene, arterial malformation,
aneurysms, peripheral arterial disease, thoracic outlet syndrome and bypass surgery, etc.
Venous problems- varicose veins, hemangioma, thrombosis, malformation, DVT and its
Lymphatic problems- all kinds of lymphaedema, upper and lower limbs and swollen limbs,
Vascular surgery for renal failure patient (all ages), peritoneal catheters, Angioaccess for
hemodialysis, angioaccess for cancer patients
Angioccess for cases of erectile dysfunction related to vascular disease
In addition to his clinical interests, Dr. Hasan’s brilliant linguistic skills in English and Arabic
make him a support system for all branches of surgery at the hospital. Dr. Hasan’s outstanding
researching and publication work includes-
Thesis: M. Sc (Surgical Evaluation of Undescended Testis, 1977)
Thesis: MD (Surgical Treatment of Varicose Veins, 1980)
Supervision M. Sc Thesis Value of Non-Invasive Techniques in Management of Primary Veins
Published Papers: (Patterns of Atherosclerotic Occlusive Disease in Chronic Lower Limb,
Ischemia in Egypt. Vol. 35. No. 2. April 1990.
New Technique in Vascular Access Insitu Saphenous Vein-Superficial Femoral Arterio
Venous Fistula, 1990.
Abdominal Emergencies Requiring Urgent Laparotomy DuringPreganancy, 1992.
Open Non-Comparative Controlled Clinical Study of Healing Power and Tolerance to Gelsica
Compress in Chronic Leg Ulcers, 1992.
Extra Anatomic Bypass, 1992.
Vascular Surgery “Where We Are” Symposium, Abu Dhabi, 7 th May 1999.
Reno Vascular Hypertension, Feb. 2000
Carotid Body Tumors, Jeddah, KSA, 2001
Peripheral Arterial Disease, Oct. 2002., KSA
Arteriovenous Communication, K.S.A., 2002.
Vascular Trauma, 2004.
Critical Limb Ischemia, 2004.
Aortic Aneurysm in Childhood, 2005.
International FSGS, 2006.