General Surgery - Specialists

BDF Hospital Surgical Department includes two operating suites, a post-anesthesia recovery area, and support services. The surgical team includes surgeon specialists, anesthesiologists, registered nurses, and surgery technologists. Most major and minor surgical procedures are perform. When surgery is in your future, you need Bahrain Defence Force - Royal Medical Services.

•You need a surgeon with compassion and skill that inspires confidence...

•You need a surgeon who understands your concerns...

•You deserve unsurpassed skill & comfort in surgical care!...

A personal message to the patients:

"As a surgeon, my goal is to protect and improve your health by helping to eliminate painful (and often life-threatening) diseases and medical conditions that prevent you from fully enjoying life. I keep myself up-to-date on the latest technologies, and I keep my diagnostic and surgical skills current so that I can give you the best possible care. When it comes to choosing a course of treatment, I design a plan that is precisely right for you. This means that when I recommend treatment, you can trust me to use safe, effective, state-of-the-art technologies. I explain every procedure, answer your questions and help you understand your treatment options - surgical and non-surgical. You will always be involved in your own treatment planning and always have a choice. As my patient, your rights and choices will be honored. My commitment to you includes quality medical and surgical care, respect, honesty, accurate information and total integrity."

Maj. Gen. (Prof.) Khalid AL-Khalifa
MBBS, FRCS(I), FRCP(I) - Consultant General Surgeon

Physicians List


General Surgery:

  • Endocrine Surgery (Thyroid, Parathyroid and Adrenal)
  • Breast Surgery.
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery.
  • Colorectal Surgery.
  • Anorectal Surgery.
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery.
  • Abdominal wall Surgery (Hernia repair, Abdominoplasty)
  • Cancer Surgery.

Endoscopy & Endoscopic Surgery:

  • Gastroscopy & Colonoscopy.
  • Endoscopic Gastrostomy tube insertion. 
  • Diagnostic laparoscopy
  • Laparoscopic Appendectomy 
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
  • Laparoscopic Fundoplication
  • Laparoscopic Spleenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomty
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy

Bariatric Surgery:

  • Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy.
  • Laparoscopic Gastric Plication.
  • Laparoscopic Gastric banding.
  • Laparoscopic Gastric bypass.