Bachelor of Science in Pre-Medical Sciences, Karachi University, 1969. Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Karachi University, 1976. Master of Science, McGgill University, 1988.
Certified in Abdominal Organ Transplantation, University Virginia, 1996.
House officer Dow Medical College Hospital, 1976—1977. Intern Montreal General Hospital, 1979—1980, resident, 1980—1986. Chief resident general surgery The Montreal (Canada) General Hospital McGill University, 1984—1985, clinical research fellow general surgery The Montreal (Canada) General Hospital, 1985, surgical oncology fellow general surgery The Montreal (Canada) General Hospital, 1986—1987.
Surgical instructor abdominal organ transplantation Health Sciences Center University Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1994—1996. Deputy chairman Department Surgery King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1996. Consultant surgeon King Fahad National Guard Hospital King Abdulaziz Medical City, since 1996, chairman Department Hepatobiliary Sciences and Liver Transplantation King Fahad National Guard Hospital, since 2001.
Coordinator internship program Department Surgery King Fahad Hospital King Faisal University, Dammam, Saudi Arabia, 1988—1990, assistant professor surgery, Saudi Arabia, 1988—1992. Director residency training program King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, 1990—1994, member medical executive council, 1996. Executive director medical services central region King Abdulaziz Medical City, 1996—2001.
Chairman medical record committee National Guard Health Affairs, Riyadh, 2003—2004. Chairman examination committee general surgery The Science Council Surgery, 2003—2004. Numerous other committees.
Presenter in field; lecturer in field.
Fellow: American College of Surgeons (member candidate group 1983-1988), American College Surgery, Royal College Physicians and Surgeons Canada, International College Surgeons. Member: Transplantation Society, Association Surgical Education, International Society Surgery, Gulf Association Physical Sciences, American Society Transplantation, Arab Society Nephrology and Renal Transplantation, Pan Arab Association Surgeons, Saudi Gastroenterology Association, Saudi General Surgery Society (member science committee since 2003), Royal College Physicians and Surgeons Canada, Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) Surgical Club.
Married; 5 children.