Dr. Francis John Kennedy

Specialist General Surgery

Al Ahalia Hospital

Dr. Francis John kennedy received his MBBS from Madras University,India in 1977 and completed Surgery Residency towards Masters in General surgery at Goverment Medical college Calicut , Kerala, India in 1988 .He Received his Diplomate from National Board in Surgery in 1990 and was awarded FRCS from Royal college of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow,UK in 2015. He has received Fellowship in GI endoscopy from World Laparoscopy Hospital , New Delhi,India and Diploma in Laparoscopy from Indian Institute of Laparoscopy Coimbatore,India.

Dr. Francis has a vast experience of more than 30 years in the field .He was working as Consultant Surgeon in various hospitals in Kerala and was a Teaching Faculty in Medical colleges in Kerala. Since 2004 he is in UAE working in Dubai and Abu Dhabi regions. He has membership in Indian Medical Association , Indian association of Gastro intestinal Endosurgeons, Indian Society of Gastroeneterologists.
Dr. Francis,s main area of interest is in minimal invasive surgeries and abdominal surgeries. His areas of expertise include laparoscopic surgeries of Gall bladder, Appendix, Hernia , GIT surgeries ,Haemorrhoids, anal fistulas, fissures, Breast and thyroid surgeries, pilonidal sinuses ,Varicose Vein surgeries .

He was awarded Grant for his research paper in Incidence of Tuberculosis in Leprosy under Indian Council of Medical Research and has published articles in various surgical journals .

He speaks English,Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil and Basic Arabic

Tel: 00971 2 6262666