Hanaa Tarek El-Zawawy

Assistant Professor Dr. Hanaa El-Zawawy is a Consultant Endocrinologist with over 14 years of clinical experience. Assistant Professor Dr. El-Zawawy had her MBBCH with honour from Alexandria University, Egypt where she completed her residency program at the Endocrinology department under the supervision of a group of eminent professors of Endocrinology. By the end of her residency training, Assistant Professor Dr. El-Zawawy was awarded her Master's degree (MSc) in 2011, followed by her Doctorate degree (MD) in Endocrinology in 2015. After which she worked as a Consultant of Endocrinology at Alexandria Main University Hospital, Egypt. Assistant Professor Dr. El-Zawawy has a special interest in Thyroid diseases as she had her research work in her MSc and MD on various thyroid diseases. In her role as a staff member at Alexandria University Faculty of Medicine and her academic rank as an Assistant Professor, Assistant Professor Dr. El-Zawawy was actively involved in medical education for both undergraduate and postgraduate students and residents at Alexandria University. Assistant Professor Dr. El-Zawawy is a member of the European Society of Endocrinology and the Egyptian Society of Endocrinology and obesity. Assistant Professor Dr. El-Zawawy participates in many international Endocrinology conferences and workshops every year. Assistant Professor Dr. Hanaa El-Zawawy authors many peer-reviewed international publications in the field of Endocrinology and she was cited many times with a high h-index. Also, Assistant Professor Dr. El-Zawawy is an active reviewer in many international journals. Assistant Professor Dr. El-Zawawy received several awards from her department and from Alexandria University for being an active and dedicated member and for her academic achievements as well. Assistant Professor Dr. El-Zawawy’s work experience includes Thyroid diseases, Diabetes Mellitus, Parathyroid & calcium disorders, Vitamin D deficiency, Pituitary diseases, Adrenal diseases, Gonadal disorders, and Obesity.

Spoken Languages : Arabic, English
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Consultant Endocrinologist
Branches : American Hospital Dubai
Nad Al Sheba Clinic


  • MD, Alexandria, Egypt
  • MSc, Alexandria, Egypt
  • MBBCH, Alexandria, Egypt

Professional Associations:

  • Alexandria University Faculty of Medicine

Professional Experience:

  • Consultant, Alexandria University, Egypt

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • Thyroid diseases including Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism, Graves' disease, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, Thyroid nodule, and Thyroid cancer.
  • Diabetes Mellitus including Type 1 Diabetes, Type 1.5 Diabetes, and Type 2 Diabetes.
  • Pituitary diseases including Hyperprolactinemia (high milk hormone), Growth hormone disorders, Diabetes Insipidus, and Syndrome of inappropriate ADH (antidiuretic hormone) secretion.
  • Adrenal diseases including high & low Cortisol levels, Aldosterone disorders, Pheochromocytoma, and Adrenal mass.
  • Parathyroid diseases including high & low Calcium levels.
  • Vitamin D deficiency.
  • Gonadal disorders including Menstrual irregularity, Polycystic ovarian syndrome, Endocrinological causes of Infertility, Hirsutism, and Hypogonadism.
  • Obesity including evaluation for Endocrinological causes of obesity and medical management of obesity.