Dr. Roger Batrouni

Dr.Roger Batrouni is our Specialist General Surgeon at Emirates Hospital. Having studied at the prestigious University of Brussels, one of the oldest medical institutions in Europe, with Nobel Prize winners in the field of Medicine and others. Before joining us, he practiced General Surgery in Lebanon for 13 years, performing multiple Abdominal, Endocrine and Breast surgeries. He became one of the first surgeons to perform Bariatric surgeries by Laparoscopy and gained a unique experience by performing Thoracoscopic Sympathectomy for Hyperdrosis. He joined Emirates Hospital in 2007 to help develop the surgical department and the bariatric team.

Dr. Batrouni uses the latest techniques to perform multiple surgeries such as Gastric Band, Mini-gastric By-pass, Sleeve Gastrectomy and Hernia Repair. Having said that he is also an award winning doctor, most recognisably by the Emirates Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgery, Lebanese Order of Physicians and Lebanese Society of General Surgery.

Clinical Expertise

  • Internal Medicine
  • Acute and Chronic Cases
  • Neurology
  • Cardiology
  • Traumatic Cases in ER
  • Abdominal Surgeries
  • Pathology
  • Traumatology
  • Endocrine Surgery (Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenal)
  • Breast Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Gastric Band
  • Mini-Gastric By-Pass
  • Obesity and Weight Loss Management
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Hernia Repair (Laproscopic & Open) Umbilical, Epigastric and Ventral
  • Appendectomy (Colectomy)
  • Anal Abscess
  • Proctology (Haemorrhoids, Fissure, Fistula)
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Hiatal Hernia repair
  • Excessive Hand Sweating: Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy
  • Skin Lesion Excision and Biopsy