Dr. Hamdan is a highly experienced paediatric cardiologist who, after gaining his MBBS in Jordan, travelled to the USA where he undertook specialist paediatric and cardiology training at the University of Iowa and the University of Chicago. He graduated with a Fellowship in Paediatric Cardiology from the Yale University School of Medicine in 2001. Since 2001, he has worked as a consultant paediatric cardiologist in Jordan, Saudi Arabia and the UAE where he set up the first ever paediatric cardiology service at Tawam Hospital, Al Ain. He was also responsible for establishing the first foetal and postnatal registry in the UAE for congenital cardiac and non-cardiac anomalies.
He is trained in non-invasive procedures such as echocardiography, electrocardiography, pacemaker and ICD interrogation and reprogramming, cardiopulmonary exercise testing and ambulatory blood pressure programming and interpretation. His areas of invasive expertise include diagnostic and interventional cardiac catheterisation, pericardiocentesis and pleurocentesis.
Currently Dr. Hamdan is also Adjunct (Clinical) Professor of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain. He is also a member of the American College of Cardiology and the American Academy of Pediatrics.
*Independent Doctors(ID): Defined as individuals not employed by Mediclinic Middle East who are granted the privilege to treat patient at MCME facilities, in either inpatient or outpatient settings, as applicable.