Dr. Abtan Ahmad Al-Talafih

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Available Today,  from 06:00 at Medcare Hospital Sharjah

35 years experience

Al Nud, Sharjah

Available Today, from 06:00 at this clinic


Clinic Locations

Medcare Hospital Sharjah
Address

King Faisal Street, Sharjah, UAE

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Opening Hours

Open Today

Phone Number

+9718006332273

About

Dr. Abtan Ahmad Al-Talafih is an expert in Gastroenterology and is recognised by the European Board of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He studied medicine in Basra, Iraq before going on to specialise in gastroenterology and hepatology from the Jordanian Medical Council and complete certifications for highly specialised procedures from the UK and USA. Dr Al-Talafih has been associated with the prestigious Theodor Bilharz Research Institute in Egypt for several years and is an active member of the Jordanian Gastroenterology Society, Oneexamination Group, Jordan Society of Allergy and Immunology, Jordanian Society of Internal Medicine and the British and European Society of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

Dr. Al-Talafih is a leading expert in the treatment and management of diseases ranging from gastritis, acidity and heartburn to IBS, GERD, chronic abdominal pain, chronic diarrhoea and constipation, acute and chronic hepatitis, ulcerative colitis and crohn’s disease, liver cirrhosis, diseases of the oesophagus, pancreatic diseases, functional GIT disorders and peptic ulcer disease. His treatment options encompass both diagnostic procedures such as upper endoscopy, colonoscopy, capsule endoscopy and flexible sigmoidoscopy and therapeutic endoscopic procedures for upper and lower GIT bleeding, foreign body removal, dilatation of the oesophagus, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) insertion, oesophageal banding of varix, varicose injection, obesity treatment (balloon, Botox) and GIT stenting.

Dr. Al-Talafih enjoys reading and is proficient in Arabic and English.

Areas of Expertise

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Obesity Management
Balloon Insretion
GIT Stenting
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

Languages

Arabic
English

Education

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MBChB

University of Basra, School of Medicine

Iraq

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Diploma in Internal Medicine

Jordanian Medical Council

Jordan

Experience

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Consultant Gastroenterolgy

MedCare Multi Specialty Hospital

2017

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Sharjah, UAE

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Consultant Gastroenterolgy

Islamic Hospital

2013 - 2017

location

Amman, Jordan

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Consultant Gastroenterolgy

King Hussein Medical City (Khmc)

2007 - 2013

location

Amman, Jordan

Insurance

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Oman Insurance
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Accepted Payments

Cash

In-Person Only

Credit Card

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Memberships

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Jordanian society of internal medicine

Member

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Jordan society of allergy and immunology

Member

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Oneexamination group

Member

Registration & License

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MOH License

D43195

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Dr. Abtan Ahmad Al-Talafih

Medcare Hospital Sharjah

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