Sudan Journal of Surgical
Sciences and Research


Dr. Abbas A. R. Mohamed is a consultant general and laparoscopic surgeon and head of the general surgery department at National Guard hospital, AL Madinah, KSA, and former head of the general surgery department at King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, KSA. He graduated from the University of Khartoum (Sudan) in 1982 and obtained the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (Ireland) in 1990, the Fellowship of the American College of Surgeons, and the International College of Surgeons (USA). Assistant Clinical Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Taibah University, Al Madinah Al Munawara, KSA.

He is actively involved in the training of surgical residents, and he was the former director of the Saudi council training program in general surgery at the National Guard Hospital, Al Madinah, and KFMC, Riyadh. He is an examiner for the Saudi council for health specialization in general surgery and Organizer of the basic and advanced laparoscopic training courses at National Guard hospital, Al Madinah. He is an editorial board member and reviewer of many international medical journals. Member of many international academic associations and societies of general and laparoscopic surgery and member of the international federation of obesity and metabolic surgery. An active researcher with more than 70 scientific papers published in different international medical journals. Author of the book (case studies for postgraduate examinations in general surgery). He has honored with the fellowship of the medical research center (USA) for his active contribution to the scientific community. He was recently awarded by the National Guard Health Affairs of KSA for his effort in the consolidation of zero SSI and no harm policies.