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Paediatrics (Pediatrics)
28 years of experience
Paediatric (Pediatric) Gastroenterology, General Paediatrics (Pediatrics), Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Dr Yasser Negm is a consultant paediatrician/paediatric gastroenterologist in Dubai, where he has worked for almost nine years. Dr Negm has been working in Dr. Sulaiman Alhabib Hospital for the past 3 years. Prior to this, he was Head of Pediatrics at the Emirates Hospital. Dr. Negm was trainedin the UK at a number of renowned hospitals including Great Ormond Street and King's college London.

Dr Negm has a wealth of knowledge and has achieved a number of qualifications in the field of paediatrics. He achieved a CCT in paediatrics from the General Medical Council, UK. Besides, Dr Negm is also a fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, London. He is a member of the European society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. His experience in general paediatrics extends over 25+ years in addition to 14 years of experience in paediatric gastroenterology. His scientific experience includes several publications, in addition to expert reviews of articles published in the British Medical Journal. Dr. Negm is on the editor board of of paediatric journals and has been an international speaker for a couple of decades in specialised conferences in Europe and the middle east. He manages children between the ages of 0-18 years in relation to all general paediatric and gastrointestinal problems.

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Paediatrics (Pediatrics)
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Paediatric (Pediatric) Neurology

Dr. Sathiya Jayapal is a Consultant Pediatrician with over a decade of experience in the treatment and management of paediatric neurology conditions including epilepsy. He sees private patients at the American Hospital Dubai.

Dr. Jayapal earned his primary medical qualification at Madras University, after which he earned his Medical Doctorate at the Institute of Child Health and Hospital for Children, India. He then went to the UK to continue his training and gained membership with the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child health. Dr. Jayapal then completed his paediatric neurology fellowship at Evelina Children’s Hospital, and was appointed Consultant at the Royal Berkshire Hospital, UK, and was also made Senior House Officer.

Dr. Jayapal has since come to Dubai with many years of experience in developmental assessments, treatment of complex conditions in children and newborns, neonatal care, and pediatric epilepsy.

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Dr. Arif Khan is the founder of Neuropedia, which is the first comprehensive children’s neuroscience center in the region.

Dr. Arif Khan is a British Board certified Consultant Pediatric Neurologist. After completing his General Pediatric training in the UK, he trained as a Senior registrar in three major tertiary University hospitals including the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, University Hospitals of Leicester and the Queens Medical Center, Nottingham. He was awarded CCT (Completion of Certified Training) in Pediatric Neurology by the Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health, following which he took up his Consultant Pediatric Neurologist role in the University Hospitals of Leicester.

At University Hospitals of Leicester, he was the lead clinician for complex epilepsies, Vagal nerve stimulation and ketogenic diet in the region.

Dr. Arif Khan moved to the Middle East in 2015 and was appointed as the Head of Children’s services at the American Center for Psychiatric and Neurology. He helped developed a children’s neuroscience team at the American Center and worked as a Pediatric neurologist in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. After completing his contractual period with the American Center in 2017, he joined Mediclinic City Hospital in Dubai and The Royal NMC Hospital in Abu Dhabi. He currently continues to provide his services and expertise to these institutions.

Dr. Arif Khan is an avid writer, authoring more than 40 peer-reviewed and public health publications. He has been conducting presentations in various academic seminars and conferences. He was a lecturer for medical students at the University Hospitals of Leicester and has been teaching on the National training courses for Pediatric Epilepsy. His professional memberships include Fellowship of the Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health, core member of the European Pediatric Neurology Society and member of the British Pediatric Neurology Association.

He has extensive experience in the management of various childhood neurological conditions such as epilepsy and seizure disorders, headaches and migraines, sleep disorders, neuromuscular conditions, movement disorders, neonatal neurology, cerebrovascular stroke, cerebral palsy, neurometabolic conditions, neurogenetic conditions, neurobehavioural conditions, autism and ADHD.

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14 years of experience
Paediatric (Pediatric) Neurology

Dr Samar Al Muntaser is a Consultant Paediatrician specialising in Paediatric Neurology based in Dubai. She has over 7 years of experience in paediatrics and currently sees patients at KidsHeart Medical Center and Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital.

She completed her medical degree at Sanaa University, Yemen in 2008. Following this, she moved to Dubai in 2010 and began her specialist registrar training in paediatrics and paediatric neurology at Latifa Hospital, completing her training in 2014. In 2015 she was awarded her Membership of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (2015) and became a certified specialist in Paediatric Neurology from the Arab Board of Health Specializations. She later completed an International Clinical Fellowship in Paediatric Neurology in Dublin, Ireland and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland in 2018.

Dr Al Muntaser has expertise in all areas of paediatric neurology. In her current clinical positions, she offers treatments for the following conditions:

  • Brachial plexus injury
  • Bell's palsy
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Guillain Barre syndrome
  • Tourette syndrome
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Epilepsy and seizures
  • Autism spectrum disorder
  • Learning difficulties
  • ADHD
  • Developmental delay
  • Spinal muscular atrophy
  • Muscle spasms

Dr Al Muntaser also holds professional memberships with the following bodies:

  • British Paediatric Neurology Association
  • American Neurology Association
  • European Paediatric Neurology Society
  • United Emirates Medical Association
  • YEL Alumni, International Hospital Federation (Young Executive Leader 2020)
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Paediatric (Pediatric) Neurology

Dr Sunny Philip is a paediatric neurologist at the Mediclinic Hospitals, Dubai. He has expertise in a number of areas including epilepsy (complex and genetic), developmental disorders, cerebral palsy autism, ADHD, neonatal neurology, neurometabolic disorders, paediatric stroke, and paediatric movement disorders.

Dr Philip trained in the UK and the USA and has served on a number of national committees, improving the standards of practice in paediatric neurology in the UK. He was previously a senior clinical lecturer at Birmingham University as well as head of paediatric neurology and the children's complex epilepsy program at Birmingham Women and Children's Hospital. Dr Philip was also a key member of the BPNA Paediatric Epilepsy Training courses and has led the teacher training courses for BPNA.

Dr Philip has a passion for research and has published more than 45 journal articles and presented his work at conferences worldwide.

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Paediatrics (Pediatrics)
General Paediatrics (Pediatrics), Neonatal Medicine, Paediatric (Pediatric) Respiratory Medicine + 2 more

Dr Shahid Gauhar is a Specialist in Neonatologist and Paediatrician at Prime Hospital Dubai. He has over 20 years of medical experience in the Middle East. He graduated in Karachi, Pakistan and completed postgraduate training in the UK and Ireland.

Before his current position at Prime Hospital, Dr Gauhar practiced under the UAE Ministry of Health and Dubai Health Authority for over 15 years. He was also the Head of the Neonatology Department for five years at Medcare Hospital which is one of Dubai's leading hospitals.

Dr Gauhar has expertise in techniques in the areas of neonatology and paediatrics, including the following:

  • Umbilical vessel catheterisation
  • Ventricular tapping
  • Intubation and ventilation
  • Exchange transfusion
  • Chest tube insertion
  • Lumbar puncture

He is also an expert in the treatment and management of metabolic disorders, the assessment of neonatal and paediatric growth and development, gastrointestinal (GI) disease, urinary tract infections and nutritional disorders.

Dr Gauhar offers consultants in English, Urdu and Hindi.

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Paediatrics (Pediatrics)
21 years of experience
Paediatric (Pediatric) Neurology

Dr. Vivek Mundada, DCH (India), DCH (UK), MRCPCH, FRCPCH, CCT (UK) is a British Board-certified consultant paediatric neurologist who has a subspecialty interest in paediatric neurodisability. He is currently working Medcare Women and Children Hospital in Dubai. He has completed his sub-specialty training in paediatric neurology and neurodisability in the UK which was recognized by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health. He was trained and has worked in reputed hospitals like Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, and Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge in the UK.

Before moving to the UAE, he has served as a consultant paediatric neurologist in Royal London Hospital, London which is a leading, internationally renowned teaching hospital in east London. He has established the acquired brain injury unit in this hospital. His work was recognized by the House of Lords where he was honoured and was invited to give a talk on his experience. 

With his initiative, two of the Spinal Muscular Atrophy children received gene therapy for the first time in the UAE in November 2020. Till date many infants with this condition from countries like Iran, Turkey, Romania, Nepal and Ethiopia have received successful gene therapy under his care.

Apart from the complex paediatric epilepsies and neurodevelopmental disorders, his areas of special interest lie in childhood headaches’ and paediatric movement disorder. He serves as a faculty for the British Paediatric Neurology Association run international courses- ‘Paediatric Epilepsy Training (iPET)’ and ‘Childhood Headache Training (CHaT)’.

In the areas of his interest, he has conducted and led various research projects which have been presented on various international platforms and published in peer-reviewed journals. 

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Paediatrics (Pediatrics)
12 years of experience
Paediatric (Pediatric) Gastroenterology, Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition, Paediatric (Pediatric) Respiratory Medicine

Dr Waleed Dandan is a specialist pediatrician at Prime Hospital in Dubai. He has over 12 years of experience in pediatrics and neonatology and treats a range of conditions including common pediatric disease, asthma and allergy, infectious diseases, growth & development, gastrointestinal diseases, mal-absorption, feeding difficulties and failure to thrive, and immunisations in the neonatal and pediatric age group. He also specialises in pediatric emergency care and neonatal and pediatric intensive care.

Dr Dandan gained his MBBS from Damascus University in Syria in 2002 before gaining a master's degree in pediatrics in 2007. He went on to practise for 4 years in reputed hospitals in Saudi Arabia before moving to UAE. His aim is to save patients lives, bring happiness to others, and fulfil his father's wish. He is dedicated to his patients and helping them get better.

Outside of the hospital, Dr Dandan enjoys reading, travelling, and listening to music.

He speaks both English and Arabic.

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Paediatrics (Pediatrics)
17 years of experience
Allergy Medicine, Child Mental Health, Community Paediatrics (Pediatrics)

Dr Puneet Wadhwa is a specialist in paediatrics (child care) at Prime Hospital in Dubai. He comes from a family of doctors and his family is his inspiration. Dr Wadhwa has 13 years of experience in paediatrics and has expertise in a range of areas including vaccinations, allergies (food, skin, and respiratory), developmental issues including speech delays, autism, ADHD, growth assessment, psychological issues such as bed-wetting, diet and nutrition problems, and weight gain issues.

Dr Wadwa gained his medical qualifications in India and went on to serve at government and private hospitals in Delhi NCR. He then completed a fellowship in Neonatology and Developmental Medicine at Singapore General Hospital which gave him a worldwide view of healthcare, influencing his decision to work in the UAE. He has also completed his exams for membership of the Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health.

Dr Wadwa has authored a chapter on autism in the ‘Textbook of Pediatric Neurology in Tropics.’ He is also Vice President and Secretary of the Indian Academy of Pediatrics at his local city branch. In addition, he was awarded the ‘Best Secretary in Haryana State Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP).’

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Paediatrics (Pediatrics)
28 years of experience
General Paediatrics (Pediatrics), Allergy Medicine, Neonatal Medicine + 1 more

Dr Rouba Manachi is a Specialist Paediatrician based in Dubai, UAE. She has over 15 years of specialist experience in paediatrics and neonatology and currently practices at Prime Hospital and Prime Medical Center - Barsha Heights, Dubai, UAE.

Dr Manachi's ethos is to help save lives and make people healthier and happier. She has expertise in treating and managing conditions across several areas of paediatric health, including:

  • Asthma, eczema and allergies
  • Feeding disorders
  • Vaccinations
  • Diagnosis and treatment of general problems
  • Critically ill cases
  • Resuscitation of high risk neonates
  • Cognitive disorders
  • Premature and low weight babies

She is well skilled in assessing a child's development, parents can rest assured that their children will receive accurate diagnoses and effective treatment.

Dr Manachi obtained her MBBS and MD degrees from Damascus University, Syria in 1994 and 1999. She then completed a training program in the UK at Southampton General Hospital.

Following her training, she held positions at a number of hospitals with the titles of Paediatrician, Specialist in Neonatal Intensive Care and Neonatal Resuscitation Instructor before her current role at Prime Hospital.

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