Al Tadawi Specialty Hospital
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Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Robert Hierner

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Professor Robert Hierner is one of the most distinguished Plastic Surgeons and Hand Surgeons with an excellent international reputation and over 30 years of professional experience at renowned universities and institutions around the world. He is extensively educated in reputed global institutes in plastic, aesthetics, reconstructive surgery & regenerative medicine, and hand surgery & hand medicine. He has vast experience in performing challenging plastic surgical operations encompassing aesthetic and (multidisciplinary) reconstructive surgeries after trauma and tumor resection. Besides his clinical skills, he is known as an outstanding academic teacher, a professor of plastic surgery, and an editor of the five-volume standard textbook for Plastic Surgery in German, and a two-volume standard textbook on Hand Surgery in German, as well as several textbooks in English. Due to his interest in academics, he has enrolled in the Chief Medical Officer Program, Emory Executive Education at Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.




English, German, French, Dutch, Spanish


MBBS, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich/Germany, 1990, Medical Doctorate in Plastic Surgery, Ludwig Maximilians-University Munich/Germany (summa cum laude), 1992, University Diploma in Microsurgery, Claude Bernard University Lyon/France, 1992, German Board Plastic Surgery (Facharzt für Plastische Chirurgie), 1997, PhD in Plastic Surgery (Habilitation), Medizinische Hochschule, Hannover/Germany, 1999, German Board Hand Surgery, 2000, Belgian Board Oncology Surgery, 2004, Professor and Chair Plastic Surgery, Catholic University, Leuven/Belgium, 2005, University Diploma in Bariplastic Surgery, Descartes University, Paris/France, 2018, Chief Medical Officer Program, Emory Executive Education, Emory University’s, Goizueta Business School, Atlanta GA/USA, 2022

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Al Tadawi Specialty Hospital Dubai

Near Red Crescent, Garhoud Street, Garhoud Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Al Tadawi Specialty Hospital is a multi-specialty facility that focuses on the healthcare needs of the whole community. We offer a comprehensive medical solution with luxury facilities and a team of highly qualified doctors. Our facility delivers state of the art treatment by some of the most specialized medical experts in Dubai. We are committed to your health and support this with exceptional practices. The Al Tadawi Medical Centre offers everything in one place. Our doctors are readily available and results on tests always have a fast turnaround time. We have multiple medical specialists available that can handle all your urgent needs. Our departments are interconnected, allowing our patients to enjoy a personalized service throughout our facility. Our vision is to create a new standard in community healthcare. The Al Tadawi Medical Centre always strives for excellence. We want to offer a personalised, caring environment for our community, with a commitment to providing the most advanced medical technology available today. The Al Tadawi Medical Centre aims to take exceptional care of all patients. We accomplish this by providing world class healthcare, delivered with compassion and respect. Our physicians continue to advance their medical knowledge and experience and continually improve their practices to offer only the best care and support to patients. We are also committed to the highest level of education of our current and future generations of healthcare professionals.

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Al Tadawi Specialty Hospital Dubai

Near Red Crescent, Garhoud Street, Garhoud Dubai, United Arab Emirates