Riham Ammar Dr. (ID*)

English, Arabic, French

Core competencies

  • Paediatric asthma and allergy
  • Paediatric nutrition, growth and development


Dr. Riham Ammar, Specialist Paediatrician, has 25 years of experience in the field, 16 of which have been in the UAE. She has worked in many leading governmental and private multispeciality hospitals and medical centres in Switzerland, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the UAE.

She received her MBBCh in Medicine & Surgery in 1991, and her MSc. in Paediatric Medicine in 1995 from Ain Shams University, Faculty of Medicine Cairo, Egypt.

She is member of The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), Swiss Society of Pediatrics (SSP), Emirates Medical Association, Emirates Pediatric Society and Dubai Pediatric Club.

During her years of paediatric practice, she has been managing, supervising and following up all acute and chronic general paediatric cases with special emphasis and experience in paediatric asthma and allergy as well as paediatric nutrition, growth and development.

She has participated in, and given, various awareness lectures to parents on different paediatric topics at many exhibitions and on live TV and radio shows, and is regular writer about childhood health related topics in different magazines.
*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.


MBBCh , MSc. Pediatrics
MAAP (USA), SSP (Switzerland)


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