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Dr Khalif Abdifatah

Neurosurgeon
Nairobi , Kenya KMPDC accredited Instant appointment confirmation KES 5,000 standard consultation fee

Overview

  • Exceptional Brain and Spine Surgeon.
  • Special interest in stroke management and treatment.
  • One of only two Neurovascular Neurosurgeons in Kenya.

Services Offered

In-person consultation  (KES 5,000)
Medical  Procedure
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Languages Spoken

English Swahili

About Dr Khalif Abdifatah

Dr Khalif Abdifatah is a leading Neurovascular Neurosurgeon in Nairobi. With a focus on patient-centred care, he offers comprehensive neurological procedures and tailors treatments to the unique needs of the patient. He is well-versed in the nervous system complexities and ensures the best possible patient outcomes for procedures done. Dr Khalif manages and treats conditions including hydrocephalus, stroke, spine tumours, and migraines. He employs advanced neurosurgery techniques such as deep brain stimulation, spine surgery, cranial surgery, and brain tumour evaluations to address brain, nerves and spine conditions. His past work at Aga Khan Hospital showcases his excellent commitment to patient care. As an expert in surgical methods to treat brain, nerves and spine conditions, he is the go-to Neurosurgeon in Nairobi.

Education & Career

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
    Saratov State Medical University, Russia.
  • Neurosurgery Fellowship
    College of Surgeons of East, Central and Southern Africa (COSECSA) Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi.

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Provider Location

Nairobi, Kenya

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