Dalia Belsha

Assistant Professor Dr. Dalia Belsha is the Director of Pediatric Department & Pediatric Gastroenterologist with 14 years experience in the UK National Health Service (NHS). She was trained firstly in pediatrics then sub-specialty of pediatric gastroenterology and also focused on pediatric hepatology and nutrition. Asst. Prof. Dr. Belsha performed thousands of upper GI endoscopies and colonoscopies for children aged one month till 21 years old. She worked as a consultant at the renowned International Pediatric Gastroenterology center at the Sheffield's Children Hospital ,UK then a consultant at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, the largest pediatric hospital in Europe. She was the lead of the pediatric endoscopy service in Manchester and a recognized pediatric endoscopy trainer.

Spoken Languages : Arabic, English
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Chief of Pediatrics / Consultant Pediatric Gastroenterologist
Branches : American Hospital Dubai


  • MBCHB, Baghdad University, Iraq
  • MRCPCH, Roayal College of Pedaitric &Child Health, United Kingdom
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Research Techniques, Oxford College, United Kingdom
  • CCT Pediatric Gastroenterology,Hepatology and Nutrition, Royal college of Pediatric, United Kingdom
  • FRCPCH, Royal college of Pediatric, United Kingdom

Professional Associations:

  • General Medical Council,UK
  • Royal College of Pediatric and Child Health(RCPCH)
  • British Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology,Hepatology and Nutrition(BSPGHAN)
  • Royal College of Pediatric and Child Health(RCPCH)

Professional Experience:

  • Consultant Pediatric Gastroenterologist, Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, United Kingdom
  • Pediatric Gastroenterologist, Sheffield Children's Hospital,International Center of Pediatric GI disease, UK
  • Pediatrician, East of England(Cambridge and Norwich), UK,

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • Pediatric gastroenterology problems including chronic diarrhea, recurrent abdominal pain, inflammatory bowel disease, coeliac, severe constipation, Gastroesophageal Reflux, Feeding problems, eosinophilic gut disease and allergy
  • Pediatric upper GI endoscopy and colonoscopies,
  • Liver diseases of the childhood
  • Nutritional problems including faltered growth, parenteral nutrition, gastrostomy(PEG) insertion and care
  • Various GI procedures including wireless Capsule Enteroscopy, Gastrostomy, Jejunostomy, Liver biopsy, Ph studies, breath test for sugar malabsorption and H.Pylori