Name: Hossam Mahmoud Sabry Ibrahim Ghoneim

Mobile: +2 0100 210 4040

Tel: +2 25328000

Fax: +2 2532 8 111





Continue to thrive for the benefit of mankind; help the sick and educate the youth.

Major Achievements
  • MD hepatology & gastroenterology
  • Specialized interventional endoscopy training programs
  • Recognition by World endoscopy organization (WEO) as Endoscopy trainer.
  • Publishing a book about the history of Egypt (in Arabic language)
  • EX-member of British Judo council


Present status:

– Lecturer of Tropical medicine & Hepatogastroenterology, Bany Swaif University.

Currently legible and applying for promotion to Assistant Professor due to be completed by the beginning of the coming academic year September 2016.

– Consultant Hepatologist, Gastroenterologist & GI endosocpist

– Alfascope: Hepatogastroentorology private center, shareholder and consultant Gastroenterology and GI endoscopy, 1998 till present

– Gastroclinic: Private clinic practice, 2004 till present

– Safwa Hospital: Shareholder and consultant gastroenterology and GI endoscopy, 2005 till present

– Safa Hospital: consultant Gastroenterology

Professional medical training

– Ultrasonography Unit:  Certificate of ultrasound, Thomas Jefferson institute (USA) joint training program with Cairo University, 2004.

– Resident: Tropical Medicine Department, Hepatology unit, Kasr el eini school of medicine.

– House Officer: Kasr El-Eini School of medicine 1992 – 1993.

– Hepatology Unit Cairo university Hospitals: ICU Hepatology 1993-1995.

– Endoscopy Unit Cairo university Hospitals: GI endoscopy experience 1996- 2010

– Upper GI endoscopy:

  • Sclerotherapy & Band ligation
  • Entral stenting
  • Oesophageal Dilatation
  • Polypectomy & APC
  • Chromoendoscopy & NBI
  • Intragastric Balloons & endoscopic management of Bariatric patients
  • Zenker diverticulotomy
  • Video Capsule Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy Trainer 2000 till present.

– Lower GI Diagnostic & therapeutic endoscopy




  • Masters of Science (M.Sc.) Tropical Medicine 1997.

Thesis: ‘Introduction to the use of cholangioscopy in cases of Jaundice’.

  • Medical Doctorate (M.D.) Tropical Medicine, Hepatogastroenterology 2004.

Thesis: ‘Role of Cytokines in Ulcerative Colitis’.

University          1987 – 1992 

Kasr El-Eini School of Medicine, Cairo University; Grade Very Good

High School 1982 – 1987

St. Johns School, Leatherhead, Surrey, England, U.K.

Medical Licensure

  • Egyptian Medical Council, Ministry of health and population, and Egyptian Medical syndicate.

Special Training Programs

(All letters and certificates of training are available upon request)

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease, st. Marks Hospital, London, Prof. Alastair Forbes.2002
  • Interventional and bariatric Endoscopy, Brussels, Prof. J. Deviere, 2004
  • Specialized training course in Intragastric balloons, Lebanon, 2005
  • Video Capsule Endoscopy, Small bowel enteroscopy, NBI, France, JF Rey, 2006
  • “Organisation Mondiale d’Endoscopie Digestive” (OMED), currently known as World Endoscopy Organization (WEO), train the trainers courses, 2007, 2009.
  • Currently enrolled in studying for Hospital and health care management diploma, AUC (American university in Cairo), due for completion December, 2016.


  • Comparison of Modified Giemsa stain and immunohistochemistry in the histological identification of Helicobacter Pylori. Egyptian Journal of Pathology (2008).
  • The role of cytokines TNF∞ and IL-2 in Ulcerative colitis. Arab Journal of Gastroenterology (2007).
  • Band ligation versus Beta-Blockers in the prevention of primary bleeding of oesophageal varices: clinical, biochemical, ultrasonographic and endoscopic evaluation. Afro-Arab Liver Journal (2006)
  • Effect Of Losartan Treatment On Liver Fibrosis In Chronic HCV Patients. Gastroenterology Journal, accepted 2013.
  • Coinfection with hepatitis C virus and schistosomiasis: Fibrosis and treatment response, world journal of gastroenterology, may 2013.
  • The first Egyptian experience with Intragastric Balloons, open journal of gastroenterology, 2014.
  • GI Endoscopy atlas, co-editor, 2003.
  • Non-medical: –
    • Egypt, The Journey from the beginning. A book with a collective overview of Egypt’s history from the pharos till present. 2006. Published in Arabic language.
    • Writer in “Al Akhbar” newspaper, non-profession and irregularly.

Membership & Associations

  • Member & educational councillor of the Egyptian Society for the study of Endoscopy & Hepatogastroentrology (ESEHG)
  • Individual member of European Society of Gastro Intestinal Endoscopy (ESGE), since 2006.
  • International member of American Society of Gastro Intestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), since 2007.
  • Member of British Society of Gastro Intestinal Endoscopy (BSG), since 2009.


  • Arabic … Native
  • English… Written and Spoken Excellent.

Skills and Subjects of Interest

  • Sports: Black belt Judo, X- member of the British Judo Council.
  • Football & Squash.
  • Computer skills.
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

Personal Data

  • Hossam GHONEIM
  • DOB: June 2nd, 1968
  • Married with three children, eldest is studying Economics in Manchester university, England. Wife is a full time professor of Pathology, Kasr el eini school of medicine, Cairo university.
  • Exempted from military service
  • Special interest in soft skills (creative thinking, negotiation skills, communication skills, etc.)