Dr. Khattab is a Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (2002), and he is European Board Certified in Plastic Surgery (EBOPRAS Fellowship/2009). He is also an excellent hand surgeon; he is European Board Certified in Hand surgery (FESSH /2009). Dr. Yasser Khattab has a great clinical exposure and experience in this field since 1995.
He graduated in Egypt in 1993, had a residency programme in plastic surgery in Alexandria main university hospital till 1998. He then obtained his Master degree in plastic surgery. He continued his training in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Ireland.
He was trained and worked in major university hospitals in Alexandria University Hospitals in Egypt, National Guard Hospital in Saudi Arabia, UCHG in Galway, Cork University Hospital, Beaumont, Mater’s, Temple St.Children’s Hospital, St.Vincent’s and James Connolly Hospitals in Ireland. He then moved to Dubai in 2009 and worked as a Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgeon.
He has multiple publications in eminent journals, and he is a member of ESPRS, ISAPS and European Hand Society. He is attending and presenting regularly in international plastic surgery conferences in different countries.
Special Interest in:
Including congenital deformities, reduction, augmentation, lift and reconstruction after cancer surgery.
- Tendons repair, transfer and release
- Nerves injuries, grafting, decompression and transposition
- Fixation of all types of hand fractures
- Treatment of burns, accidents including children, severe machinery trauma
- Excision of tumors and microsurgery like amputated digits and soft tissue reconstruction.
- Congenital hand deformities and Dupuytren’s contracture treatment.
Management of major burns including electric, chemical and thermal burns. This includes resuscitation, in ICU/Burn Units, IV therapy, burn dressing and operative management (fasciotomy, excision & grafting and correction of burn contractures and deformities).
Children facial and hand injuries with special interest in avoiding and minimising scarring. Any major injuries which require flaps or grafts reconstruction in different areas of the body.
Body Contouring including tummy tuck (Abdominoplasty), post-bariatric surgery, severe weight loss and multiple pregnancies, liposuction, lipofilling, facial rejuvenation, face lift, eyelids lift (Blepharoplasty), rhinoplasty and ear deformities correction.