WHY UNIVERSAL HOSPITAL

We have a team of highly talented and experienced multinational medical professionals who speak our patient’s local language thus not making language as a barrier. Universal Hospital believes in paperless culture and has integrated all the departments through a hi-tech IT system that reduces the patient waiting time and allows them to get smooth and quick service experience through out the hospital.

REACH YOUR WELLNESS

Dr Ali Iyoob

MBBS MS(Gen Surg) MCh(GI Surg) FRCS
Specialist Gastrointestinal Surgery

EDUCATION

- MBBS Calicut University 1992
- MS Calicut University 1997
- MCh(Surgical Gastroenterology/GI Surgery) Kerala University 2010
- FRCS Royal College of Glasgow (UK) 2004
- Trained at
     - Royal Liverpool Hospital NHS, UK
     - Nagoya University Hospital, Japan

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

- Consultant Gastro Intestinal Surgeon, Aster Medcity, Kochi
- Associate Professor Surgical Gastroenterology Medical College, Trivandrum, India
- Asst Professor Surgical Gastroenterology Medical College, Trivandrum, India
- Senior Lecturer/ Asst Professor Surgical Gastroenterology Medical College, Calicut (Kozhikode), India

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE

- More than 12 years experience in performing complex Gastro-intestinal & Hepatobiliary Surgeries
- More than 15 years experience of performing complex laparoscopic procedures
- Regularly performing all major GI surgical procedures - Conventional, Laparoscopic & Robotic procedures for diseases of oesophagus, stomach, colorectum, liver, pancreas and biliary tract (Hepatobiliary Tract), hiatus herniaand other hernias
- Bariatric Surgery for Obesity
- Experienced in minimally invasive gastrointestinal cancer surgeries

MAIN AREAS OF INTEREST

- Surgery on esophagus, stomach, liver, pancreas, biliary system, colon
- Pancreatic cancer & Whipple's surgery
- Bile duct neoplasms and cancers
- Oesophageal cancers
- Robotic GI surgery

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

- Performed first Robotic Esophagectomy in Kerala (First Robotic Gastro-intestinal Surgery in Kerala)
- Devised an instrument to perform cost effective lap appendicectomy
- Faculty of Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery (FMAS) conducted by AMASI
- Faculty of State and National Conferences on GI surgery
- Official Reviewer of IJS Journal
- Received awards in Conference presentations
- Presented research papers in National and International conferences and published several papers in International Journals.

Dr Ali Iyoob

MBBS MS(Gen Surg) MCh(GI Surg) FRCS
Specialist Gastrointestinal Surgery