Mr. Omar is a Consultant Venous Surgeon and Phlebologist and Honouring Senior Lecturer for The College of Phlebology. Mr. Omar has a special interest in walk-in, walk-out surgery for varicose veins, with experience of over 13 years. Please visit Mr. Omar’s personal webpage www.theveinsdoctor.com.
He has maintained a keen interest in the treatment of venous diseases throughout his career and has enthusiastically adopted The Whiteley Protocol for the treatment of varicose veins.
In summary about Mr. Omar:
- First surgeon who ever described the technique to treat huge varicose veins (veins with a diameter of 2.5 cm and more at the Sapheno-Femural Junction) using the Endovenous Radial Laser 1470 nm and without the need for open surgery (later called the Multi-Pass technique). The technique was described at the Second International Meeting of The College Of Phlebology in London in March 2018, and for that presentation, Dr. Omar won the second prize for the best scientific paper.
- First surgeon in the UK and second worldwide who treats varicose veins using the new High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound SONOVEIN S, which is the newest method anywhere in the world for varicose veins treatment without the need of anaesthesia
- The second surgeon in the UK to treat varicose veins using Endovenous Microwave Ablation (EMWA)
Specialist in General Ultrasonography.
- Fellow of The College of Phlebology from the UK (FCPhleb).
- Member of The International Union of Phlebology (IUP).
- Member of The European Venous Forum (EVF).
- Fellow of The American College of Phlebology (FACPh).
- Fluent in 3 languages: English, Arabic, and Romanian.
- Alongside The Whiteley Clinic Team, was awarded with “Best Varicose Veins Treatment – UK 2020″ by Global Health & Pharma Magazine.
- Over 500 reviews across various review platforms including Doctify, Trustpilot and TopDoctors
He has maintained a keen interest in the treatment of venous diseases throughout his career and has enthusiastically adopted The Whiteley Protocol® for the treatment of varicose veins.
Details of Mr. Omar Abu Bakr’s career can be found here:
Omar regularly gets 5-Star reviews from happy patients and has recently been awarded his second certificate for “Excellent Patient Experience” from Doctify.
Mr Omar Abu-Bakr has been certified by Top Doctors in recognition of his professional and medical excellence.
Mr Omar Abu-Bakr is one of the world’s first doctors to use SONOVEIN as well as he has also performed the Endovenous Microwave Ablation Treatment of Varicose Veins.