Amr El Zawahry Dr. (Head of Paediatrics)

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Core competencies

  • All respiratory conditions and complaints (cough, wheezy chest, fever, allergy, skin disorder, respiratory distress, croup)
  • Allergic disorder with asthma
  • Anaemia
  • Growth and development disorders
  • Allergic disorder
  • Gastrointestinal symptoms (vomiting, diarrhoea, abdominal pain, abdominal distension, GIT bleeding)
  • Bleeding disorders
  • Neurological and nutritional disorders
  • Growth disorders
  • Genetic disorders
  • Allergies
  • Diabetes
  • Common childhood diseases
  • All acute and chronic diseases of childhood
  • Child immunisation programme
  • Newborn baby care (babies that need continuous monitoring)
  • Encouragement of breastfeeding and assisting mothers in doing so
  • Breastfeeding teaching for new mothers
  • Common critical care cases
  • High dependency paediatric care
  • Paediatric intensive care


Dr. Amr Elzawahry is a distinguished paediatrician with over 32 years of experience in the paediatric field. He started his practice and teaching career at the Ain Shams University, Cairo. He continued his teaching career in Sohar Hospital University in Oman from 1996 till 2000. He later became a senior specialist in Latifa Hospital, Dubai, covering the inpatient, outpatient, paediatric emergency, and paediatric intensive care unit for 15 years. In 2015, he joined Sheikh Khalifa General Hospital as a consultant and head of Paediatrics under the Ministry of Presidential Affairs. His most recent position was as Head of Department at a prestigious UK hospital in Dubai. In 2021, he became head of paediatrics in a major hospital in Dubai.


Certifications and Professional Memberships
Emirates Pediatric Association
Preterm Egyptian Association
Neonatal Egyptian Association
American Heart Association
Masters Diploma – Post-graduation Medical Education-Kell University –UK
Faculty Member of American Heart Association
B.BCH and MD from Faculty of Medicine of Ain Shams University –Egypt
Specialization in Neonatology, Genetic and Pediatrics in 1991
Pediatric medical doctorate in pediatric research 2019 from Zagazig University
Assistant professor pediatric University of Sharjah
Consultant clinical educator Dubai health care city DHCC


Mediclinic Al Sufouh

Dubai, UAE
Knowledge Village, Block 10

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