Zahra Albalooshi Dr.

Family Medicine
Aviation medicine
English, Arabic

Core competencies

  • Management of all acute medical cases in primary care
  • Management of  common respiratory conditions and minor allergy conditions
  • Management, diagnosis and follow-up of all chronic conditions
  • After surgery care for stable conditions
  • Women’s health and men’s health screening
  • Occupational health assessment including initial, renewal and fitness
  • Postnatal check-ups and consultation 
  • Vaccination consultation
  • Pre-employment assessment and fitness to work after medical condition
  • Aeromedical: responsible for initial class 2 , initial cabin crew medical, renewal of all classes, GCAA follow-up, suspension and reinstatement of all kinds of classes and passenger fitness to fly evaluation and certification 


Dr. Albalooshi is a specialist family medicine with more than 11 years of experience in managing acute, chronic and urgent medical conditions. She also provides full treatment plans and follow-ups for all chronic disease patients, with experience in diagnosing and managing common psychiatry cases and respiratory conditions.

She also works with her patients on weight management programmes to reduce weight without needing surgery.
In addition, she performs periodic and annual screening for adults. She also has experience in aviation medicine and occupational medicine. Dr. Albalooshi worked previously in Etihad Airways Medical Center as an AME and Specialist Family Medicine. She has a wealth of experience in dealing with the aeromedical certification of professional pilots, cabin crew and following up periodic medical cases as per GCAA regulations and referring them to different GCAA approved specialists within Abu Dhabi when medically necessary.

She is Western trained, and graduated from the Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland. She is a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners and is certified as an aeromedical examiner by the General Civil Aviation authority in the UAE.


Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners, UK


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