Lana Arab Hakim

Dr. Hakim is a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist with vast experience in the field in the region. She completed her training in adult psychiatry then pursued a subspecialty in Child and Adolescent psychiatry. Dr. Hakim has a special interest in neurodevelopment disorders and mood disorders in adolescents. She holds a master’s degree in the science of healthcare delivery and advocates for evidence –based, patient- centered care and best quality of services.

Spoken Languages : Arabic, English
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Branches : American Hospital Dubai


  • The Saudi Board in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, MBRU
  • Masters of Science in Health Care Delivery, Arizona State University, USA,

Professional Associations:

  • International Member of American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Professional Experience:

  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Al Jalila Children's Hospital, UAE
  • Specialist Psychiatrist, Hamad Medical corporation, Qatar
  • Research assistant, Banner Sun Health Research Institute, USA

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • Neurodevelopment disorders (ASD, ADHD, Communication disorder, Intellectual disorder)
  • Childhood psychotic disorders
  • Mood disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Disruptive and impulse control disorders
  • OCD and related disorders
  • Trauma and stress-related
  • Dissociative disorders
  • somatic disorders
  • feeding and eating disorders
  • Elimination disorders