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Dr.Humaa Darr

Dr.Humaa Darr

Specialist,  General Surgery 

M.B.Ch.B – University of Nairobi

Languages: English, Kiswahili, Urdu, Punjabi

Dr. Humaa performs a comprehensive range of breast cancer surgeries, including oncoplastic surgeries, sentinel lymphnode biopsies with dual tracer marking and hookwire localisations. She is part of Al Zahra Cancer Center’s multidisciplinary tumor board for breast cancer patients.

Dr. Humaa’s interest has been breast disease and cancer management. Over her career, she has performed numerous breast examinations in Dubai, Kenya, and South Africa. She has completed a number of complex breast surgeries with Dr. Sadir Alrawi and is often a speaker at professional meetings discussing breast cancer management.

She is passionate about promoting breast cancer awareness among women while actively contributing to the process of recommending, choosing, and providing care to patients based on what is important to them.

Dr. Humaa is a fellow to the College of Surgeons of South Africa 
and is as a specialist Female General Surgeon within the Surgical Oncology Services Department at the Al Zahra Cancer Center.

She is trained in highly specialized surgical oncology subspecialties, including Colorectal, Breast Oncology, Head & Neck Surgery, Sarcoma/ Melanoma and Peritoneal surface malignancy, in addition to pancreatic and hepatic surgery.

Dr. Humaa Darr has a special interest in Breast and General Surgery including Anorectal Surgeries, surgical oncology, hepatobiliary, endocrine, colorectal surgeries, hernias and gallbladder diseases

Education:

Fellow to the College of Surgeons of South Africa – University of Cape Town
M.B.Ch.B – University of Nairobi

Work Experience:

Worked as a Consultant at Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa

General Surgery Registrar at Groote Schuur Hospital, Red Cross Children Hospital, New Somerset Hospital and Michel Plain Hospital in South Africa

Medical Officer at Gertrudes Children Hospital and Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya.