Pediatrics

The Pediatric department at the American Hospital Dubai provides a wide range of pediatric services and facilities to meet the unique needs of newborns, infants, children, and adolescents up to 18 years of age.

Internationally trained and accredited Consultant Pediatricians provide family-centered, child-friendly clinical care supported by excellent laboratory and diagnostic imaging facilities using state-of-the-art technology. American Hospital Dubai implements and operates to the highest standards of infection control and hygiene and thus provides a safe environment for patient visits.

We work as a team of multi-disciplinary professionals to deliver a high-quality service in a safe manner using evidence-based medicine.

Our range of services includes:

We offer 24 x 7 services led by ER Consultant during the day time and input from Consultant Pediatricians if needed. Night time is covered by in-house dedicated Specialist Pediatricians.

  • Out-patient care from Saturday to Thursday 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • Friday Clinic in Main Hospital 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

  • Gastroenterology
  • Cardiology
  • Endocrinology
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Pediatric surgery and Urology
  • Neuro-development Clinic, Speech delay, and metabolic disorders
  • Neuro-rehabilitation- Physiotherapy, Occupational therapist/ Speech therapy
  • Orthopedics
  • Clinical Psychology

  • 24/7 in-patient Services including a variety of acute and chronic conditions.
  • Consultant Pediatrician delivered service in the medical ward with a team of
  • dedicated, friendly and highly skilled Pediatric nursing staff.

Level III (tertiary care) unit for newborn babies born at 23 weeks of gestation and onwards along with Special care baby unit (SCBU), a step down unit from NICU.

24 x 7 service run by a team led by dedicated Consultant neonatologists along with Specialists Pediatricians.

which is located in the maternity ward to enhance the bonding with the mother and to promote breast feeding.

Satellite General pediatric clinics

Clinics are based in Al Barsha and Al Khawaneej areas

Saturday to Thursday 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Friday Clinic 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Children with neuromuscular disorders and developmental delay requires an experienced multidisciplinary team to follow up on their development and progress as they grow.

After the initial injury or diagnosis is established, the children and their families are left with the challenges that come next as the children’s bodies and their physiologies are now different. The care team’s commitment is to provide the best care, treatments, follow up and patient/parent education to ensure that the child thrives and achieves the highest level possible for their individual ability.

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American Hospital Panel of Doctors

Basil Nasrallah

Consultant Pediatrics

Arabic, English

Dalia Belsha

Consultant Pediatric Gastroenterologist

Arabic, English

Fatima Saad

Consultant Pediatrics

Arabic, English

Jasr Kawkby

Consultant pediatrician

Arabic, English, German

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