Fathuhulla Saeed: First Maldivian Face Surgeon

Fathuhulla Saeed: First Maldivian Face Surgeon

Sunday 12th of January 2020

Fathuhulla Saeed: First Maldivian Face Surgeon

Fathuhulla Saeed is the first Maldivian in facial surgery known as Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, the surgery of the face, mouth, and jaws.

With only two foreigners previously in this field, this is a great progress in the country’s health sector.

Fathuhullah has gained several experience in the medical field. After graduating from Russia he worked in R. Ugoofaaru and Hdh. Kulhudhuffushi after which he joined IGMH. He provided service for 4 years before going overseas in 2016 and returned with a specialty in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

“It will make life easier having a surgeon in this field, as such cases are on the rise in the Maldives”- Fathuhullah Saeed.