Dr. Ilona Bercic

Dr.Ilona is our Specialist Anaesthetist at Emirates Hospital. As an EU Board (Slovenia) anaesthetist with more than 20 years of experience in different fields of anaesthesia she recently joined Emirates Hospital. During her career, she has achieved substantial expertise not only in anaesthetizing patients for all surgical specialities and ages but also in the intensive care medicine. Her special interest is anaesthesia for cosmetic and reconstructive, orthopaedic, abdominal and ophthalmic surgeries, including acute pain service.

She graduated from University of Ljubljana, Slovenia in 1991 and completed her specialist training in University Medical Center Ljubljana in 2001. She continued her work with the same tertiary Medical Center, holding the academic position – Assistant at University of Ljubljana, Department of Anaesthesiology and Reanimatology. From 2010, she continued her work with Cosmesurge & Emirates Hospital Abu Dhabi, later improved her ICU skills at Homerton University Hospital London. She had UK Board Certification in year 2010. Finally, she has decided to join us again.

Clinical Expertise

  • Anaesthesia for Cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries
  • Anaesthesia for orthopaedic surgeries
  • Ambulatory anaesthesia
  • Acute pain services
  • Opthalmic anaesthesia