DR. MOHAMMED A. BAWAHAB, MD, FRCS(Canada), FACS, FASMBS.
Associate Professor and Consultant General, Upper GI, Advanced Laparoscopic, and Bariatric Surgeon Department of Surgery
College of Medicine, King Khalid University and Aseer Central Teaching Hospital, Abha, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
CURRICULUM VITAE DR. MOHAMMED BAWAHAB
A. PERSONAL HISTORY
Birth date and place: January 1, 1976 Al-qunfodh, Saudi Arabia
Nationality: Saudi Arabia
Present Address: College of Medicine and Medical Sciences Department of surgery
King Khalid University (KKU) PO. Box 641
Abha, Saudi Arabia
Telephone: 0505755282 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgSCHS No. 08-M-0245093
Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, KKU.
Consultant Upper GI, Advanced Laparoscopic, and Obesity Surgeon at Aseer Central Hospital and Abha Private Hospital.
Primary School: Graduated 1987, third best in my class Intermediate School: Graduated 1990, third best in my class High School: Graduated 1993, first best in my class
Pre-Medical College: Graduated 1994, King Saud University, College of education.
1st best in my class
Medical College: Graduated June 1999, King Khalid University -formerly Abha branch of king Saud university-College of Medicine and Medical Sciences, Saudi Arabia, 3rd best in my class, very good grade (Out of 40 students). Appointed by the college of medicine for a demonstrator position.
Internship: From August 1999to July 2000, King Khalid University, Collage of Medi- cine and Medical Sciences:
3months medicine 3months surgery
2 monthsOB/GYNE 2months pediatric 1month ICU 1month orthopedic
From Aug 2000 to April 2002: I worked as a demonstrator in the college of medicine & medical sciences of King Khalid University.
From July 2002 to June2003: I worked as a PGY1 resident in the university of Manitoba /Canada, successfully passed the following rotations:
Period1/Orange surgery (laparoscopic and hepatobiliary surgery)
Period2, 3/A surgery (General, advanced Laparoscopic and colorectal surgery) Period4/Neonatology-ST. Boniface
Period5/Surgical ICU-HSC Period6, 7/Obstetric
Period8, 9/Gynecology Period10/Endocrinology-HSC Period11/vacation
Period12, 13/Internal Medicine-ST.Boniface
From July 2003 to June 2004: I worked as PGY2 resident in the University of Manitoba /Canada, general surgery program, successfully passed the following rota- tions:
Period 1, 2, 3 /A surgery. (General, advanced Laparoscopic and colorectal surgery) Period 4, 5 /B surgery (laparoscopic, hepatobiliary and colorectal surgery)
Period 6 / trauma surgery
Period 7 / medical ICU
Period 8, 9 /surgical ICU
Period 10, 11 / emergency medicine Period 12 / vacation
Period 13 /trauma surgery
From July 2004 to June 2005: I worked as PGY3 resident in the University of Manitoba /Canada, general surgery program, successfully passed the following rota- tions:
Period 1/B surgery (advanced laparoscopic, hepatobiliary and colorectal surgery) Period 2/ trauma surgery
Period 3, 4 /vascular surgery
Period 5, 6, 7 Gastroenterology / Endoscopies
Period 8 / vacation
Period 9/ Orange surgery (laparoscopic and hepatobiliary surgery) Period 10/trauma surgery
Period 11, 12 / Pediatric surgery
Period 13 / Oncology surgery (breast, head & neck, soft tissue tumors)
From July 2005 to June 2006: I worked as PGY4 resident in the University of Manitoba / Canada, general surgery program, successfully passed the following rota- tions:
Period 1/ Oncology surgery (breast, head & neck, soft tissue tumors)
Period 2, 3 / B surgery (laparoscopic, hepatobiliary and colorectal surgery) Period 4/ trauma surgery
Period 5/ Orange surgery (laparoscopic and hepatobiliary surgery)
Period 6, 7/ trauma surgery
Period 8, 9/Community surgery (BRANDON)
Period 10/ vacation
Period 11, 12, 13/ chief resident in Orange surgery (laparoscopic and hepatobiliary surgery)
From July 2006 to April 2007: I worked as PGY5 resident in the University of Manitoba / Canada, general surgery program and administrative chief resident at health science center hospital, successfully passed the following rotations:
Period 1/ chief resident in Orange surgery (laparoscopic and hepatobiliary surgery) Period 2/ chief resident in trauma surgery
Period 3, 4,5,6,7 / chief resident in A surgery. (General, advanced Laparoscopic and colorectal surgery)
Period 8, 9, 10/ chief resident in B surgery (advanced laparoscopic, hepatobiliary and colorectal surgery)
♦ Upper Gastrointestinal, Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery, University of Calgary/Alberta, Canada from July 1st /2007 – June30/2008.
♦ Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery at Advanced Surgical Associates. Ventura/ California, USA. July 1st- August 31/2008.
♦ Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio Pancreatography (ERCP), Winnipeg/ Mani- toba, Canada. September 1st – October 30/ 2008.
♦ Chairman of Clinical Biochemistry Department, College of Medicine, King Khalid University, Abha, Saudi Arabia. From November 2009 to October 2010.
♦ Chairman for the basic Science Master programs, college of medicine, King Khalid University, Abha, KSA.
♦ Clinical Assistant Professor in the department of Surgery in the College of medicine at King Khalid University, Abha, Saudi Arabia, 2009.
♦ Consultant Upper GI, Advanced Laparoscopic, and Obesity Surgeon at Aseer Central Hospital since 2009, Abha, KSA.
♦ Chairman and Consultant Upper GI, Advanced Laparoscopic, and Obesity Surgeon at Abha International Private Hospital since 2010 till September 2018, Abha, KSA.
♦ Program director for surgical training residency program at Aseer Central Hospital, Abha, KSA, from 13/9/ 2011 to 1/7/2015.
♦ Member and Annual Examiner of Saudi Board of Surgical Training Program, Saudi Commission for Health Specialties since 2011.
♦ External Examiner for final year medical students at North Border University, December 4-5, 2013. Arar, KSA.
E.INTEREST AND EXPERTS:
♦ Morbid obesity, laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, laparoscop- ic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, and Bioentric Intragastric Balloon(BIB) Endoscopic insertion.
♦ Open and laparoscopic esophageal and gastric surgery for benign and malignant disease.
♦ Esophageal motility disease and laparoscopic Heller Myotomy.♦ Gastric reflux disease and laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication.♦ Laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair.
♦ Splenic disease and laparoscopic spleenectomy.
♦ Adrenal pathology and laparoscopic adrenalectomy.
♦ Laparoscopic nephrectomy.
♦ Laparoscopic cholecystectomy and common bile duct exploration.
♦ Laparoscopic appendectomy.
♦ Laparoscopic bowel resection.
♦ Laparoscopic abdominal wall and inguinal hernia repair.
♦ Diagnostic and therapeutic biliary endoscopy (ERCP).
♦ Diagnostic and therapeutic upper and lower gastrointestinal en- doscopy (Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy).
♦ Management of trauma.F.ACCREDITATION:
ATLS course, September 1999 in Assir Central Hospital, Saudi Arabia NRP course, July 2002 in HSC, Winnipeg, Canada
Conscious sedation course HSC, Winnipeg, Canada
BLS course, 2003, Winnipeg, Canada
ACLS course, 2003, Winnipeg, Canada
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy course, 2003, Winnipeg, Canada
TIPs course, 2004, Winnipeg, Canada
Vascular anastomosis course, 2004, Winnipeg, Canada
Advanced laparoscopic course (Nissen Fundoplication), 2005, Winnipeg, Canada. Teaching course for Medical undergraduate. April 2006, Winnipeg, Canada.
MD practice management, May 2006, Winnipeg, Canada.
Advanced Laparoscopic Fellowship Program (LAP-BAND), May 16-18, 2008. Chicago, USA
BLS recertification at Asir Central Hospital, Abha, January 12, 2009.
ATLS Provider course At Asir Central Hospital, Abha, March 3-5, 2009.
ATLS Instructor course At King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, May 5-6, 2009. SILS (single port surgery) course, Lancor, Paris, March 16-17, 2011.
Esophageal Function and Reflux Testing Course, Denver, Colorado, USA, March 30- April 2,2011.
ATLS Instructor, ATLS Provider course At Aseer Central Hospital, Abha, May 27-29, 2013.
ATLS Instructor, ATLS Provider course At Aseer Central Hospital, Abha, September 27-29, 2013.
ATLS Instructor, ATLS Provider course At Armed Forces Hospital, Southern Region, Aseer, KSA, February 17-19, 2014.
G.MEMBERSHIPS AND ACADEMIC ACTIVITY:
♦ Member of the social and cultural committee of the college of medicine and medical sciences of king Khalid University from 1993 to 1999.
♦ Involved in the organization of the first international hepatobiliary and pancre- atic conference. Abha, Saudia Arabia.1-3 April 2002
♦ Member of CAGS. (Canadian association of general surgery)
♦ Member of Royal College of Surgeons of Canada.
♦ Member of American College of Surgeons.
♦ SAGES Member (Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Sur- geons)
♦ ASMBS Member (American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery).
♦ IFSO Member (International Federation Society of Obesity)
♦ SASMBS Member (Saudi Arabia Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery), SASMBS General secretary.
♦ Member in the study of health status of handicapped in Aseer Region, Saudi Arabia, Sept-October, 1997
♦ Chairman of executive committee for 6th annual research day for the Medical Colleges, King Khalid University, Abha, Saudi Arabia, June 9, 2010.
♦ Chairman of 2nd International SASMBS Conference 7-9 October 2016, Abha, KSA.
♦ Advanced Surgical Endoscopy Course, American College of Surgeons(ACS), Clinical Congress 2017, October 23rd, San Diego, CA, USA.
♦ Course director, Surgical Skills Course, November 4th, 2017, Abha Pri- vate Hospital, Abha, Saudi Arabia.
♦ Mohammed A. Bawahab. Acute presentation of laparoscopic gastric band erosion: case report. JSLS. e2013.00244.
♦ Mohammed A. Bawahab, Walid M. Abd El Maksoud, Saeed A. Alsareii, Fa- had S. Al Amri, Abdul Rahman Nimeri, Hala F. Ali, Abdul Rahman M. Al Amri, Adel A. Assir, Mohammed I. Abdul Aziz. Drainage Vs. Non Drainage- After Cholecystectomy for Acute Cholecystitis. A Retrospective Study. JBio- med Res. 2014 May; 28(3): 240–245.
♦ Prof. Tawfiq Khoja, Dr. Waleed Abu Melha, Dr. Yahia AlKhaldi, Dr. Mo- hammed Mirza, Dr. Mohammed Bawahab, Prof. Adnan Mufti, Prof.Mo- hammed AlNaami, Dr. Fahad AlShehri,Dr. Ahmad AlMofareh, Prof. Abdullah AlOtaibi, Dr. Mona AlMusheet. Abha Document on Control of Overweight and Obesity in Saudi Arabia. Saudi Journal of Obesity / July 2016 / Volume 4 / Issue 2
♦ M. Bawahab, G. Alshumrani, M. Al-Shraim, M. Eskandar, A. Shaamash. Iso- lated left descended inguinal ovary with ipsilateral ectopic pelvic kidney: a case report and review of literature. July 5, 2016, Clin. Exp. Obstet. Gynecol. - ISSN: 0390-6663
♦ Walid M. Abd El Maksoud, Mohammed A. Bawahab, Dafer M. Al- Shehri, Osama Mostafa, Hala F. Ali, Atheer A. Alwail, Hamad M.Al- nashri.Comparison between the validity of the ‘Modified Alvarado’and‘Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha’ scores for the diagnosis of acute appendicitis.The Egyptian Journal of Surgery, Vol. 36 No. 1,February 09, 2017,DOI: 10.4103/1110-1121.199891
♦ Mohammed A. Bawahab, Abdullah S. Assiri, Walid Abdel Maksoud, Ayyub Patel, Osama Kadoumi, Gaffar Sarwar Zaman, Riyad Mo- hammed Khalil Alessih, Syed Saleem Haider. Effects of Weight Reduc- tion After Sleeve Gastrectomy on Metabolic Variables in Saudi Obese Subjects in Aseer Province of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. OBES SURG, DOI 10.1007/s11695-017-2579-8.
♦ Prince Khalid Al-Faisal (ABHA) prize for academic undergraduate grading Excellence, 2000.
♦ Undergraduate teaching excellent, University of Manitoba, Canada. 2004-2007.
♦ Involved in the teaching of the undergraduate medical students and surgical
residents at University of Manitoba and University of Calgary, Canada.
W. M. Abd El Maksoud, M. A. Bawahab, T. H. Ashraf , D. M. Al Shehri and N. I. Mirza.Surgical management of colonic basidiobolomycosis among adolescent and adult patients: presentation and outcome.
Colorectal Disease,2017, DOI:10.1111/codi.13939.
♦ Involved in the teaching of the undergraduate medical students and surgical residents at King Khalid University and Aseer Central Hospital.
♦ International hepatobiliary and pancreatic conference. ABHA, SAUDIA ARABIA. 1-3 APRIL 2002.
♦ Laparoscopic updates, by Dr.H.Taylor and Dr. J.Bracken, Winnipeg, Canada JUNE /04
♦ CAGS meeting, Ottawa, Canada, September 8-12/2004
♦ CAGS Regional meeting, Winnipeg, Manitoba, May 27-28/2005
♦ CSVS meeting, Toronto, Canada, September 8-12/2005, (presenter)
♦ Manitoba chapter meeting, ACS, November 26/2005 (presenter)
♦ Toronto update meeting, Toronto, Canada 2007.
♦ Surgical review course meeting, Mississauga, Canada 2007.
♦ SAGES meeting, Philadelphia, USA April 9-12, 2008 (presenter)
♦ Planning for Effective University Teaching, Abha, KSA, March 17-19, 2009.
♦ 1st Middle East esophageal disease, Riyadh, KSA, March 9-10, 2010.
♦ Digestive Diseases Week meeting (DDW), McCormick Place, Chicago, USA,
May 7-10, 2011.
♦ Asir Surgical Club, Bisha, KSA, June 9, 2011
♦ SAGES meeting, San Diego, USA, March 7-10, 2012
♦ Diabetes meeting, Abha, KSA, April 1-2, 2012 (presenter: surgical man-
agement of diabetes).
♦ Clinical immersion; The Surgical and Perioperative Management of
Bariatric Patient. Bucharest, Romania, September 20-21, 2012.
♦ Infection control symposium, Abha, KSA, September 26-27,2012 (Presenter:
Surgical Site Infection, SSI)
♦ SASMBS 1st International meeting, Dubai, UAE, March 20-21, 2013.
♦ Da Vinci System Training As a Console Surgeon, IRCAD-EITS,
25-26/4/2013, Strasbourg, France.
♦ IFSO13, 18th world congress of international federation for the surgery of obesity & metabolic disorders, 28-31 August 2013, Istanbul/ Turkey.
♦ SASMBS 2nd International meeting, Obesity Management Congress, 15-16 February 2014, Eastern Region, KSA (presenter).
♦ IFSO15, 20th world congress of international federation for the surgery of obesity & metabolic disorders26-29 August 2015, Vienna/ Austria.
♦ 4th International Conference on Recent Advances and Updates in Gener- al Surgery and Surgical Education, 4-6 October 2016, Jeddah, KSA(pre- senter).
♦ Chairman of 2nd International SASMBS Conference 7-9 October 2016, Abha, KSA.(presenter).
♦ The International Obesity Conference, February 27 - March 1st 2017, Jeddah, KSA.
♦ 44th Aseer Surgical Club Meeting, Laparoscopic Surgery Update, March 4th, 2017, Bisha, KSA. (Presenter: Achalasia from bench to POEM).
♦ SAGES meeting, Houston, Texas, USA. March 22-25, 2017.
♦ 11th Saudi General Surgery Society Conference, 18-20 April 2017, Al
Khobar, KSA. (presenter).
♦ American College of Surgeons(ACS), Clinical Congress 2017, October 22-
26, San Diego, CA, USA.
♦ Saudi Laparoscopic Society Annual Congress 2018, March 1-3, Riyadh,
♦ 2nd Aseer Health Conference, 7-9 July 2018. Abha, Saudi Arabia (Presen-
♦ IFSO18, 23rd world congress of international federation for the surgery
of obesity & metabolic disorders 26-29 September 2018, Dubai, UAE.