Fellow American College of Surgeons (F.A.C.S). Graduated from the American University of Beirut as Medical Doctor in 1988 and as Orthopedic surgeon in 1994. Performed his residency during the Lebanese war where he gained his expertise in the surgical treatment of all types of injuries.
During his four years post-graduation training in the United Kingdom at Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt program, he spent two years in general orthopedics including hand surgery, arthroscopic surgery and joint replacement. He then trained for one year to receive a fellowship in upper extremity surgery and another year to receive a fellowship in pediatric orthopedics.
During his private practice in Lebanon, he spent more than 25 years managing reconstructive orthopedic surgery including Knee and hip joint arthroscopies and replacement, his interest was in performing minimal incision for major surgeries allowing quicker recovery.
He also gained huge experience in leg lengthening, complex fractures fixation and treatment of congenital hip and lower extremity deformities in children. He is also an expert in managing osteoporosis and monitoring of children musculoskeletal growth.
Dr. Kassem El Houcheimi is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with over 31 years of experience. He graduated from the American University of Beirut in Lebanon with a medical degree in 1988 and an orthopedic surgery degree in 1994. He then completed a four-year residency in orthopedic surgery at the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital in Oswestry, United Kingdom. After his residency, he completed fellowships in upper extremity surgery and pediatric orthopedic surgery.
Dr. Kassem El Houcheimi performs a variety of procedures, including : Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery , Rotator Cuff Repair , SLAP Tear, Bankert Repair ,Fractures & Breaks , Knee Arthroscopy , ACL Surgery , Meniscus Repair ,Knee Replacement , Hip Replacement, Pediatric Orthopedics
Received best treatment from Dr. Kaseem, he has been very professional and caring throughout my stay at the hospital. He explained in detail the injury, treatment and recovery time, thanks to Dr. Kaseem , as his demeanor has put me at ease and I'm recovering well now!! Highly recommended 👍🏻
Dr. Kassem is a highly reputed doctor from what I was told and from the first minute we met in CMC hospital I understood why. He was recommended by a friend and I was glad that I took the recommendation. Dr. Kassem is well knowledgeable and informative. He gave me his time to explain my condition and his advice. I highly recommend CMC hospital and Dr. Kassem.
Dr. Kassem's surgical skills, combined with his friendly demeanor, make him a truly outstanding orthopedic specialist. I am grateful for his life-changing work and highly recommend him for any tumor-related surgeries.