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 a smooth and quick service experience through out the hospital.

REACH YOUR WELLNESS

Dr Nabil Kharma

MBBS, American Board of Surgery Certified, Jordanian Board of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgery

EDUCATION

- MBBS
- American Board of Surgery Certified
- Jordanian Board of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery

TRAINING

- Hahneman Medical School Hospitals, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA)
- The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio (USA)
- New York University, New York City, New York (USA)
- Papworth Hospital, Cambridge (UK)
- Southampton General Hospital, Southampton (UK)

EXPERIENCE

- Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon - Emirates Heart Center, Abu Dhabi (2013 – 2014)
- Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon and Head of Department - Al Noor Hospital, Abu Dhabi (2004 – 2013)
- Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon - Arab Center for Heart, Amman, Jordan (1995 – 2004)
- Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon - Mafraq Hospital, Abu Dhabi (1985 – 1994)

INTERESTS

- All aspects of Cardiothoracic Surgery in adults and children
- Coronary Artery Surgery (CABG) - Open Heart Surgery
- Coronary Artery Surgery (CABG) - Off pump (Beating Heart Surgery)
- Valve repair and replacements - Valvotomy and Valve Replacement
- Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
- Congenital Heart Disease Surgery - ASD, VSD, PDA, etc
- Aortic and Peripheral Artery Surgery
- All aspects of Chest Surgery

SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

- International College of Surgeons
- European Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery
- International Society of Adult Congenital Heart Disease
- International Society of Minimally Invasive Surgery
- Jordanian Cardiac Society
- Emirates World Heart

Dr Nabil Kharma

MBBS, American Board of Surgery Certified, Jordanian Board of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgery