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 Rashed Ahmed Al Shaeel

MD, FRCS(C)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgery
Head of Department - Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery

 

EDUCATION

- Graduated from King Saud University Medical College, Riyadh, KSA (1991)
- Residency and Post Graduation from the Royal College of Physicians of Canada
- Fellowship (Orthopaedics) - Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada (1999)
- Specialist Certificate in Orthopaedic Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (1999)
- Specialist Fellowship (Orthopaedic Sport Medicine) - McGill University, Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada (2000)

EXPERIENCE

- Chief of Orthopedic Services - Mafraq Hospital, Abu Dhabi (2008-2013)
- Teaching Faculty(Orthopaedics) - College of Medicine, Gulf Medical University, Ajman, UAE (2008-2015)
- Teaching Faculty(Orthopaedics) - Arab Board Residents (2008 – 2015)
- Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery - Bahrain Defense Hospital (2000–2007)
- Teaching Faculty (Orthopaedics) - Gulf Medical College, Bahrain (2000 – 2007)

COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIPS

- Member of the UAE Medical Board
- Chairperson of Examination Panel for Orthopaedics for Abu Dhabi
- Advance Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Instructor
- Panel Member of UAE High Committee for Medical Liability for reviewing cases
- Consultation member for the Abu Dhabi Court for Orthopaedic Cases
- FIFA – Organizing the support with SEHA (2010 and 2011)
- CEO of the Abu Dhabi Field Hospital during Formula 1 (2009 and 2010)

AWARDS

- Awarded Certificate of Excellence from SEHA for contribution in the first Field Hospital for Formula 1
- Bravery Hawer Award
- Military Service Award
- Plaque from the United States Medical Services for treating patients during the Gulf War
- Special award from Gulf Medical University for exemplary achievements in Orthopedics and for invaluable community service (2013)

INTERESTS

- Sport Medicine and Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
- Arthroscopy and Arthroscopic Repair of joints, shoulder surgery, ligaments reconstruction, and trauma
- Minimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement

Dr Rashed Ahmed Al Shaeel

MD, FRCS(C)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgery
Head of Department - Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery