Dr. Ali Alsuwaidi

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Specialty: Orthopedics

Hospital: Burjeel Hospital, Abu Dhabi

Dr. Ali Alsuwaidi is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Shoulder & Sports Injuries at the Burjeel Hospital, Abu Dhabi.


  • LRCP & SI (Ireland),
  • FRCSC,
  • FRCSI,
  • MPH

Dr. Alsuwaidi’s Academic Qualifications :

  • Graduate of Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
  • Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (FRCSI)
  • Residency Program in Orthopaedics, Toronto, Canada
  • Fellowship of Royal College of Surgeons in Canada in Orthopaedic Surgery (FRCSC)
  • Clinical Fellow, Arthroscopic and Sports Surgery (University of Ottawa, Canada)
  • Clinical Fellow, Upper Extremity Surgery (University of British Columbia, Canada)
  • Master in Leadership & Health Policies (MPh) from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA

Dr. Alsuwaidi’s Clinical Work Achievements :

  • Establishing a world–class shoulder and upper extremity services at SKMC
  • Serving the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and the UAE since 2006
  • Highly regarded shoulder surgeon in Abu Dhabi and UAE with referrals from Abu Dhabi Police, GHQ (armed forces) and IPC-HAAD
  • Dealing with complex and revision shoulder cases referred from across the UAE
  • Pioneer in shoulder arthroplasty / reverse shoulder prosthesis for cuff tear arthropathy and complex fractures in the elderly
  • Lead at SKMC, a division of highly qualified western trained surgeons in different subspecialties of orthopaedic surgery. The Division consists of the following subspecialties:
    • Spine Surgery
    • Upper Extremity surgery
    • Lower Extremity Surgery
    • Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
    • Arthroscopic and Sports Surgery
    • Foot & Ankle Surgery
    • Orthopaedic Trauma