Gulf Times - surgery
WCM-Q students help with development of minimally invasive breast reconstruction surgery

WCM-Q students help with development of minimally invasive breast reconstruction surgery

The highly innovative new surgical technique involves taking fat tissue from the hip or abdominal area and injecting it into the breast over the course of a series of short operations, each lasting less than one hour.

HMC doctors perform brain tumour surgery on patient while awake

HMC doctors perform brain tumour surgery on patient while awake

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) doctors have performed an intricate and life-saving surgery on a 55-year-old female patient while she was awake ...

QRCS consultant performs first-of-its-kind surgery in Gaza

QRCS consultant performs first-of-its-kind surgery in Gaza

The thoracic surgeon team at Al-Shefaa Medical Complex in Gaza performed a first-of-its-kind surgery to remove a 7-kg cancerous tumour from a patient who had suffered eight months of dyspnea.

Amir congratulates Kuwait leader on his successful surgery

Amir congratulates Kuwait leader on his successful surgery

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani sent on Sunday a cable of congratulations to the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah on his successful surgery ...

Qatari physician completes robotic gynaecology surgery at Sidra Medicine

Qatari physician completes robotic gynaecology surgery at Sidra Medicine

Qatari physician Dr Aisha Ahmad Yousuf has successfully completed the first robotic hysterectomy surgery at Sidra Medicine.

HMC planning for lung transplant surgery

HMC planning for lung transplant surgery

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is making arrangements to conduct lung transplant facility in the country, disclosed a top official.

United fans and rivals rally round stricken Ferguson

United fans and rivals rally round stricken Ferguson

Messages of support continued to pour in as legendary football manager Sir Alex Ferguson fought for his life on Sunday following emergency surgery for a brain haemorrhage.

Neymar expected to return in "two, three weeks"

Neymar expected to return in "two, three weeks"

Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar, who is convalescing in Brazil after surgery on his injured right foot, will be back "in two to three weeks," the club's coach Unai Emery said on Friday.

Egyptian doctors open operating room-themed restaurant

Egyptian doctors open operating room-themed restaurant

Dressed in blue surgical scrubs and gloves, kitchen staff at the Egyptian restaurant D.Kebda prepare grilled beef-liver sandwiches behind a glass pane as the customers tuck in.

Bangladeshi girl with three legs 'walks, runs' after surgery

Bangladeshi girl with three legs 'walks, runs' after surgery

A toddler born with three legs -- because body parts of a twin had grown inside her -- was returning home to Bangladesh on Friday after complex and rare surgery in Australia enabled her to walk and run, her doctor said.

Indian doctors defend 500kg Egyptian's weight loss amid row

Indian doctors defend 500kg Egyptian's weight loss amid row

Indian doctors on Tuesday angrily rejected claims that they had lied about the amount of weight an Egyptian once believed to be the world's heaviest woman had lost following surgery.

Baby with eight limbs gets new lease on life in India

Baby with eight limbs gets new lease on life in India

A baby born with eight limbs, including two protruding from his stomach, has undergone surgery in India to successfully remove the extra arms and legs, in an operation being hailed as a world first.