About Us

Tarmeem Orthopedic & Spine Day Surgery Center is Abu Dhabi’s first facility designated exclusively for Orthopedics and Spine. Tarmeem serves Abu Dhabi, surrounding Emirates, and the Gulf Region.

Tarmeem physicians are Western-trained and have subspecialized in a specific field of Orthopedics, such as the Shoulder and Upper limb,  Lower Limb, and Foot & Ankle.. Our physicians offer both surgical and non-surgical treatment options as well as physiotherapy and rehabilitation.

Dr. Ali Al Suwaidi
Founder and Managing -Director of Tarmeem
Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon


Fellowship-trained shoulder and sports surgeon with more than 20 years of experience. Highly experienced in the treatment of Shoulder conditions with referred Neck Pain, Minimally Invasive Surgeries of the Shoulder and the Upper Limb.

Ms.Danielle Rizk
Chief Executive Officer

Danielle Rizk has over 30 years of progressive leadership roles in various healthcare organizations, ranging from Academic Medical Centers and Multi-Hospital Systems to Population Health Management and Healthcare Insurance.  In the USA, she held executive positions in world-renowned hospitals including Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois; Methodist Health Care System at the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas; The George Washington University Hospital in Washington, DC; and Lebanese American University/Rizk Hospital in Beirut, Lebanon.  Ms. Rizk also has extensive experience in Population Health and Insurance as an executive at Tivity Health (formerly Healthways) and CIGNA, respectively.