Dr. Ritu Khare
MS (Surgery) , MRCS (Ed) , FICS , FMAS , FACS (Associate Fellow) ,
Born in India, Dr. Ritu studied Medicine in her native country. Her interest in surgery took her to the one of the largest and renowned hospitals in Asia, The King Edward Memorial Hospital in Mumbai, where she undertook surgical training in all aspects of general and gastrointestinal surgery.
Minimally invasive (keyhole) surgery by Laparoscopy and Gastrointestinal surgery were the two interesting fields, which fascinated her. With a profound interest, she went on to do a pervasive research and study in this field. For her thesis on abdominal surgery, she was awarded a Gold Medal by the University of Mumbai. She aspired to gain further expertise in surgery and went on to do a dedicated fellowship training in laparoscopy and advanced hepatobiliary and gastrointestinal surgery from the Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute in India. She further undertook several courses and training in France and United States in advanced colorectal surgery, bariatric surgery and robotic surgery.
Her work in the field of surgery is widely recognized and she has presented her work in national and international medical conferences. She is a regular speaker and surgical faculty in number of medical conferences in the Middle East, India, Europe and Asia. Dr. Ritu Khare has over 17 years of surgical experience and is practicing in Dubai and U.A.E since 2003. She routinely performs a number of laparoscopic surgical procedures including complex colorectal, bariatric, biliary and pancreatic surgeries. She also specializes in breast cancer surgery. Currently, she is serving as Consultant Surgeon at Medeor Hospital, Dubai. She also has a well-developed multi-disciplinary medical facility with a well-equipped Breast clinic, Bariatric clinic and an Oncology clinic.