The General Administration of Free Treatment and Licensing at the Health Ministry has granted four foreign physicians permits to conduct surgeries in hospitals in Cairo and Alexandria.
The physicians include French doctor Bruno Duval, who specializes in urinary and genital tract surgery for women. He will work at various university hospitals in Cairo.
German expert Jean Smith, a specialist with the digestive tract and a pancreatic surgeon, will be working at a private hospital in Cairo.
Professor of neurosurgery at the University of Marburg, Germany, Helmut Bertha, will work at a private hospital in Alexandria.
Bernd Cruz, German professor of neurology and specialist in late epilepsy, will join the Sheikh Zayed al-Nahyan Hospital in Cairo.
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm