Prof. Abdul Karim Msaddi

Prof. Abdul Karim Msaddi

Chief Medical Staff

Head of Neurosurgery & Spine Department


Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery

Years of Experience

Over 30 years

Languages Spoken


Meet Prof. Abdul Karim Msaddi

Founder of Neuro Spinal Hospital, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Dr. Msaddi brings to his patients over 30 years of knowledge and expertise from leading neurosurgical centres around the world.  Dedicated to improving patients’ quality of life by delivering superior clinical outcomes, he is recognized as one of the top surgeons in the region.  His passion for his profession also makes him an excellent teacher and he lectures at major International Conferences across the Middle East, Europe and America. His publications and contributions are innumerable, living true to the values he holds of raising the standards of healthcare in the region.

Member of

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)
  • World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies (WFNS)
  • European Association of Neurosurgical Societies (EANS)
  • EuroSpine (Spine Society of Europe)
  • International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery (ISASS)
  • International Neuromodulation Society (INS)
  • North American Spine Society (NASS)
  • International Spine Intervention Society (ISIS)

Qualifications & Career Highlights

  • European Board of Neurosurgery (EANS-European Association of Neurosurgical Societies Examination), Germany
  • French Board of Neurosurgery
  • University Diploma in Microsurgery, Paris
  • University Diploma in Human Neuro-Anatomy, Besancon
  • Professor in Spine Surgery
  • Chairman of Scientific Committee, Arab Spine
  • Chairman, ASCD (Arab Spine Course Diploma)
  • Chairman of Dubai International Spine Conferences (DISC)

Areas of Excellence

  • Advanced Spinal Surgeries with Spinal Navigation using IOM
  • Spinal Fixation and Stabilization for Degenerative and Traumatic Spine Disease
  • Spinal tumors and Spinal Cord tumor Surgeries
  • Spinal Microsurgery
  • Spinal Fractures and Instability
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Decompression and Fusion
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Posterior Cervical Stabilization
  • Functional Neurosurgery for Chronic Intractable Pain and Spasticity and Spinal Cord Injury
  • Failed Back Surgery Management
  • Pediatrics Neurosurgery – Spastic Cerebral Palsy & Hydrocephalus, Craniosynostosis and Spina Bifida

Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Degenerative Disc diseases
  • Herniated Disc diseases
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal and Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Peripheral Nerve Injury
  • Failed back surgery syndrome
  • Brain Aneurysms
  • Chronic Back Pain and Spasticity

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