Dr Khalid Chishti is a consultant brain and spine surgeon with more than 30
years of experience. His initial medical training was from Dow Medical
College, University of Karachi in Pakistan. In 1982 he went to the United
Kingdom where after obtaining his General Surgery fellowships from Royal
College of Surgeons Edinburgh and Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians
Glasgow he joined North Manchester general hospital and Booth Hall
Children Hospital. He completed his training in adult and Pediatric
neurosurgery in these institutions and obtained his Intercollegiate
Neurosurgery fellowship from Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh in 1989.
He then returned to Pakistan in 1991 and joined Aga Khan University
Hospital as Head of Department of Neurosurgery. This is tertiary hospital
catering for a population of 20 million. Here he gained extensive experience
in dealing with adult and Paedriatic complicated case which were referred
from whole of Pakistan and Afghanistan.
In 2008 he came to Dubai and joined Al Rashid Hospital as a Trauma
Neurosurgeon where he stayed for 5 years.
His special interest is brain tumors, aneurism and AVM, hydrocephalus,
craniosynostosis with all type of cranial trauma. In spine he has extensive
experience in degenerative spinal disease, spinal tumors, infections and