Dr. Emad Turky

Doctor Emad Turky, Gastroenterology & tropical medicine Consultant, at the Saudi German Hospital, Riyadh.
Has 40 years of experience in conventional upper and lower gastrointestinal endoscopy, different therapeutic procedures related to the gastrointestinal tract, such as ligation and injection of varices, excision of polyps, stopping bleeding from ulcers using different tools,
balloon dilatation of narrow areas with possible deployment of expandable stents, extraction of foreign bodies from the esophagus and stomach, insertion of a feeding tube from the abdominal wall to the insertion of the gastric balloon for weight reduction, and treatment of
bile duct obstruction by extraction of stones or dilatation of bile duct narrowing resulting from inflammation or tumors of the bile duct or of the pancreas with possible insertion of plastic or expandable stents.

Doctor can help with

  • Nausea or Vomiting
  • Yellowing of the skin & eyes
  • Flatulence
  • Changes in the color of urine or stool
  • Constant fatigue
  • Pain in the upper right side of the abdomen
  • Unintended weight loss
  • Itchy skin
  • Heartburn
  • Digestive problems
  • Intestinal colic
  • Diarrhea or constipation
  • Gastroesophageal reflux
  • Bloody stool

Professional Journey

  • Head of gastroenterology department and endoscopy unit, SGH Cairo

  • Head of gastroenterology department and endoscopy unit, SGH Riyadh

  • Head of gastroenterology department and endoscopy unit, SGH Aseer

  • Consultant in gastroenterology and hepatology, Theodor Bilharz - institute, Cairo

  • Saudi Gastroenterology Association

  • Egyptian gastroenterology Association

  • American Gastroenterological Association

  • MD degree in Tropical Medicine, Cairo University

  • Master’s degree in Tropical Medicine, Cairo University

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University


  • Performing several thousand diagnostic and therapeutic gastrointestinal endoscopic procedures

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