r. Hussam Altrabulsi graduated from prestigious medical school of Damascus university, in 1992, and finished his training as general surgeon in 1997, Then he choose to peruse career as laparoscopic surgeon and bariatric surgeon, by attending many training courses in this field under supervision of some of the best international surgeons: Prof. Vincent Frering (France), Prof. Karl Miller (Austria) Prof. A. Ahmad (UK) Prof. B. Safadi (Lebanon).
Dr. Hussam was one of first few surgeons to introduce Bariatric surgery to Syria in 2002. By 2005 Dr. Hussam was Bariatric surgery program director at the Diaa Surgical Hospital and at 2007 Dr. Hussam was appointed as Assistant professor of Surgery at Al Khlammon University.
Dr. Hussam worked as local trainer in Syria for surgeons whom want to learn bariatric surgery , he did many bariatric surgery workshops in many cities in Syria
During his career he did more than 500 hundred successful different bariatric surgeries. Dr. Hussam is an expert in revision bariatric surgery as he did more than 50 revision bariatric surgeries.
MRCS (Member of the Royal College of Surgeon of Edinburgh), FEBS (Fellow of the European Board of Surgery),
- MOH UAE
- Basic skills in Laparoscopic surgery , BOOK published in 2004
- Gastric banding fix it or not, presentation at Syrian annual congress of surgery 2005.
- Reducing complication in Bariatric surgery, presentation at Syrian annual congress of surgery 2007.