Dr. Ihab Anwar is a highly skilled & successful surgeon with decades of experience. He works at one of the top hospitals in the Middle East: the King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He is a Consultant Surgeon specializing in laparoscopic and reconstructive breast surgery. Laparoscopic surgery is a relatively new technique using tubes, video cameras, and specialized surgical tools to perform minimally invasive procedures.
Dr. Ihab Anwar says that he is happy to participate in the great surgical practices occurring every day at King Faisal. He calls the hospital a “state of the art, tertiary referral hospital.” It stands as one of the largest and busiest in the region, with 900 beds and a Research Center that has become a Mecca for oncology research. Dr. Anwar revels in being in one of the spotlighted hospitals in the region.
Before his move to Riyadh, Dr. Ihab Anwar was a Consultant Surgeon specializing in Breast reconstructive surgery at Colchester General Hospital in Essex, United Kingdom. He also worked as a Consultant Surgeon at Queens Hospital in Trent, United Kingdom. Of all the places he has worked over the years, he says that he loves his work at King Faisal the most, because of its prominence importance in its community. King Faisal was founded in 1975 and remains one of the few options Saudi Arabians with serious illnesses have in Riyadh.
Dr. Ihab Anwar is a Fellow of both the Royal College of Surgeons in the United Kingdom, and the American College of Surgeons in the United States. He is also a member of the International Society of Surgeons, and the Egyptian Society of Surgeons, as well as the recipient of the Loyalty Award from the Egyptian Society of Surgeons in 1992.