Prof. Dr. Dieter Broering

Prof. Dr. Dieter Broering, MD, PhD, FEBS, FACS, is the Director of Organ Transplant Center and Chairman, Department of Surgery at King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre (KFSH&RC), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  He is also a Professor of Surgery at Alfaisal University.

Prof. Broering finished medicine at the University of Dusseldorf, Germany in 1992, Board Certified in Surgery in Hamburg in 1997, obtained his Habilitation (PhD in Surgery) from the University of Hamburg in 2004, second PhD in Clinical Hepatology in 2006 from Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary, Master Degrees in Business Administration, Economics and Social Sciences from 2006-2008 at the University of Hamburg, became Fellow of the European Board of Surgeo

ns in 2009, Honorary Professor of the Federal Research Center of Transplantology and Artificial Organs in 2010 Moscow, Russia, and Fellowship from the American College of Surgeons in 2018.

He was the Deputy Director of the Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Transplantation (2000-2006) at the University of Hamburg, Deputy Chairman and Chairman (2009-2010) of the Department of General, Thoracic and Transplantation Surgery, University of Kiel, Germany; the Leader of the Largest European Living Donor Liver Transplantation Program for pediatric and adult recipients in

Kiel, Germany.

His research activities include more than 600 publications with total Impact Factor of 585 (JRC 2016); 180 national and international scientific presentations and accepted abstracts; and 150 unpublished scientific lectures as invited speaker nationally and internationally.

Prof. Broering is a World-Renowned Multi-Organ Transplant Surgeon and an International Expert in Living Donor Liver Transplantation. His international cooperation and collaboration with major institutions worldwide resulted to establishment of various programs on living and deceased liver donation for pediatric and adult, split liver transplantation, and minimally invasive and robotic donor hepatectomy and nephrectomy.  The significant achievements of the transplantation programs under his leadership of the Organ Transplant Center at KFSH&RC put the Institution and Saudi Arabia at par with world-leading centers in organ transplantation.  Currently, the Center is leading internationally in Robotic Donor Hepatectomy having performed more than 100 full robotic donor hepatectomy cases since November 2019.