Mehran Karimi

Dr. Mehran Karimi is a professor emeritus of pediatric hematology and oncology. He is an Iranian board-certified specialist in pediatric hematology-oncology with working experience in the field of hemophilia, rare bleeding disorders, hemoglobin disorders, benign pediatric hematology disorders, pediatric solid tumors, and leukemia/lymphoma for more than 26 years. He has also practiced in Dubai as a pediatric hematologist-oncologist since 2012. He had a 6-month fellowship in pediatric bone marrow transplantation in 1995-1996 in Leeds, UK, two separate 3-month hemostasis and thrombosis fellowships in Milan, Italy in 2001 & 2003, and one year as a research scientist at IHTC in Indianapolis, USA from 2016-2017. He authored more than 390 articles and more than 350 abstracts in peer-reviewed journals and has been invited as a speaker at many national and international conferences.

Spoken Languages : English, Farsi
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Specialist Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist
Branches : American Hospital Dubai


  • Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Shiraz and Ahvaz University of Medical Sciences, Iran

Professional Associations:

  • ISTH member (International Society of Thrombosis and Hemostasis)
  • ICET-A member (the International Network of Clinicians for Endocrinopathies in Thalassemia and Adolescence)
  • Scientific collaborator of TIF (Thalassemia International Federation)

Professional Experience:

  • Professor of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences and Iranian Hospital, Iran and UAE

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • Hemoglobinopathies
  • Hemostasis and thrombosis (hemophilia, Von Willebrand disease, rare bleeding disorders and hereditary platelet function disorders)
  • Benign pediatric hematology disorders
  • Solid tumors, leukemia/lymphoma