Samir Hantirah

Assistant Professor Dr. Samir Hantirah is a Consultant in Dermatology and Venereology and has over 35 years of experience in dermatology practice in Germany, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the UAE. He is a doctorate in Dermatology from Germany and Egypt, he has served Riyadh Military Hospital and King Khalid Hospital as Consultant Dermatologist and Dermatology Hospital Saarland University, Germany, as Dermatologist. Asst. Prof. Dr. Hantirah was a Consultant and Head, Dermatology Department at Al Zahra Private Hospital, UAE.

Spoken Languages : Arabic, English, German
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Consultant Dermatology & Venereology
Branches : American Hospital Dubai


  • Bachelor Of Medicine, Tanta University, Egypt
  • Master Of Dermatology & Venereology, Tanta University, Egypt
  • German Board in Dermatology & Venereology, Saarland University, Germany
  • German Doctorate in Dermatology, Saarland University, Germany
  • Doctorate in Dermatology, Cairo University, Egypt

Professional Associations:

  • Fellow of the American Academy Of Dermatology ( AAD )
  • Member of European Academy Of Dermatology & Venereology ( EADV)
  • Member of Egyptian, Saudi, German & Emirates Socities of Dermatology

Professional Experience:

  • Consultant & H.O.D., Al Zahra Private Hospital, UAE
  • Consultant & H.O.D., National Institute for Endemic Diseases & Liver Research , Egypt
  • Consultant Dermatologist, Riyadh Military Hospital, Saudi Arabia
  • Consultant Dermatologist, King Khalid Hospital, Saudi Arabia
  • Dermatologist, Dermatology Hospital Saarland University, Germany
  • Dermatologist, King Khalid Hospital, Saudi Arabia
  • Resident Dermatologist, Tanta University, Egypt

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • All skin diseases in adult and children
  • Has 15 years experience using up to date Biological therapy in treating challenging & severe cases of psoriasis, Atopic Dermatitis, Hidradenitis Suppurativa, Severe Urticaria , etc.
  • Achieves excellent results in cases of Severe & Scarring Acne, Severe resistant Warts, Molluscum, Alopecia, Hair fall, etc.
  • Procedures : All minor (office) surgeries e.g. Excisions, Biopsies, etc. Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating) therapy with Botox, lontophoresis, etc. Chemical peeling, Laser therapy, PRP, Cryotherapy, Electrosurgery, etc.
  • A passion for teaching and actively sharing Dermatology scientific events both national and international