Dr. Al Hadad is Consultant Bariatric Surgeon and Chief of the Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Centre at Healthpoint Hospital, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates in collaboration with Imperial College, London, United Kingdom.


A graduate of Baghdad Medical School, Baghdad University in Iraq, Dr. Hadad did his postgraduate training in General Surgery in Iraq and Jordan and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland and Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow. During his post graduate training in General Surgery he completed a Ph.D. in Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics from Jordan University of Science and Technology in Jordan.

Dr Al Hadad is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, the International College of Surgeons and International Association of Trauma Surgery & Critical Care. He is a Member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic surgeons (SAGES).He is also a
Member of the International Federation for the Study of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO) and has served as General Secretary of the Emirates Society of Laparo-Endoscopic Surgeons (ESLES). He has publication in peered reviewed journals related to bariatric surgery and surgical endoscopy.