Semon Salah Anwar Abdelshaheed

Dr. Semon Abdelshaheed is a Specialist Pediatrician with more than 16 years of clinical experience in Pediatrics. She has been certified by the Faculty of Medicine at Cairo University. Dr. Semon started her training in Egypt, she had her residency program in busy governmental hospitals where she was exposed to a huge variety of pediatric cases, whether chronic or acute, which significantly enriched her academic and clinical expertise in general pediatrics, neonatology, and different pediatric subspecialties. Dr. Semon has a special interest in pediatric endocrinology, where she has her own research about the detection of an earlier tubulopathy in diabetic nephropathy, which was published under her name in the Iranian Journal of Kidney Diseases. She has worked as a Specialist Pediatrician in Egypt in private and governmental hospitals and for the last 10 years, she has worked in JCI-accredited organizations in Saudi Arabia, Doha, Dubai, and Abu Dhabi. Dr. Semon brings vast knowledge, clinical experience, and practice in management of pediatric emergencies and different endocrine disorders, including type 1 diabetes mellitus, insulin resistance, obesity and malnutrition. She specializes in General Pediatrics, neonatal care, vaccinations and catch up vaccinations, growth and development, infectious diseases, gastrointestinal disorders, respiratory tract infections, Covid and bronchial asthma. She is well qualified to provide professional parental education for various health issues like breastfeeding and nutrition.

Spoken Languages : Arabic, English
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Specialist Pediatrician
Branches : Nad Al Sheba Clinic


  • MBBCh, Cairo University, Egypt
  • MSc, Cairo University, Egypt

Professional Experience:

  • Specialist Pediatrician, Burjeel Hospital, UAE
  • Specialist Pediatrician, Dubai London Clinic, UAE
  • Specialist Pediatrician, Qatargas Medical center, Qatar
  • Specialist Pediatrician, Al Mouwasat Hospital, KSA
  • Specialist Pediatrician, Cairo University Hospitals, Egypt
  • Resident of Neonatology, Al Mounira Hospital, Egypt

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • Neonatal care and breast feeding.
  • Vaccination and Catch up vaccination.
  • Chest infections and management of bronchial asthma.
  • Gastrointestinal and feeding disorders.
  • Obesity in childhood.
  • Diabetes and Insulin resistance disorders.
  • Puberty disorders.
  • Infectious diseases and Covid.