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Rafik Abdulal

Rafik A Abdulal, M.D

Latakia National Hospital
P.O. Box 2034
00963933430634(Mobile) (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


University of Damascus,Faculty Of Medicine(1979-1985)
Private Hospital Surgical Internship (1985-1987)
Thoracic Surgery Residency ,Damascus Hospital(1987-1991)
Master Degree in Thoracic Surgery (1991)
Latakia National Hospital (1991-1993)
Military Hospital (Zahi Azrak) Latakia (1993 -1995)
Latakia National Hospital (1995-2018)
Chief Thoracic Surgery Department (1991-2018)
Residency Program Director (2000-2003) -Latakia
Chief of Surgical Departments since( 2010-2012)
three weeks Observership in MGH in Boston ,General Thoracic Surgery in 1997
two weeks Observership in MD Anderson Cancer Center ,Houston in 2006

Other Interests

Thoracic trauma surgery
Port-A-cath experience
breast oncologic surgery
congenital diaphragmatic hernias,and esophageal surgery
surgery of thoracic tuberculosis
surgery of thoracic malignancy
esophageal surgery and replacement
war surgery

Practice Areas

  • Thoracic
  • Chest wall
  • Congenital
  • Diaphragm
  • Education
  • Esophagus
  • Professional Affairs
  • Lung
  • Cancer
  • VATS
  • Mediastinum
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Pericardium
  • Pleura
  • Thoracic
  • Trachea and bronchi