Faculty

Ahmad Al-Waa, MD
Consultant ENT, Head and Neck Surgeon
University Hospital of Sharjah
UAE

Ahmed Alshamsi, MD
Specialist Physician
Otolaryngology, Head &
Neck Surgery Department
Tawam Hospital
UAE

Amanda Prachalii
Speech Therapist
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Anastasios Hantzakos, MD
Staff Physician – Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
Surgical Subspecialties Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Arturo Mario Poletti, MD
Otolaryngologist Consutant Surgeon
Mediclinic Al Noor Hospital
UAE

Asif Mohammad Dogar, MD
Staff Physician, Diagnostic Radiology
Imaging Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Bajes Al Badareen, MD
Associate Staff Physician, Otolaryngology (ENT)
Surgical Subspecialties Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Carmelo Barbaccia, MD
Chief of Department of Surgery & ENT Consultant
American Hospital Dubai
UAE

Christoph Arens, MD
Head and Chair
Department of ORL
Medical University of Magdeburg
Germany

Eric Francois, MD
Staff Physician, Neurology
Neurological Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Essam Saleh, MD, PhD
Consultant of Otology & Skull Base Surgery
King Abdullah Medical City
Saudi Arabia

Hadie Rifai, DDS
Staff Physician, Dentistry
Surgical Subspecialties Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Hammad Mondy, MD
ENT Consultant and Head of ENT Department
Director of Cochlear Implant Program
Al Mafraq Hospital
UAE

Hamoud Alarouj, MD
Consultant Otolaryngologist
Farwaniya Hospital
Kuwait

Hussain Abdul Rahman Al Rand, MD
Assistant Undersecretary
Health Centers and Clinics and Public Health
UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention
UAE

Islam R. Herzallah, MD, PhD
Associate Professor & Consultant Otolaryngology
Department of Otolaryngology
King Abdullah Medical City (KAMC)
KSA

Jean-Marc Gerard, MD
ENT Consultant
Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital
Australia

Luaay Aziz, MD
Consultant Physician
Medical Institute – Medical Affairs
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE

Mahdi Shkoukani, MD
Staff Physician – Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Surgical Subspecialties Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Michael Benninger, MD
Institute Chair
Head & Neck Institute
Cleveland Clinic
USA

Milind D. Khare, MD
Clinical Associate, Otolaryngology (ENT)
Surgical Subspecialties Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Miriam Byrne, MD
Clinical Associate, Plastic Surgery
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

M. Samy Elhammady, MD
Staff Physician, Neurosurgery
Neurological Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Mohamad Mooty, MD
Chief, Infectious Diseases
Medical Subspecialties Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Mohamed Abuzakouk, MBBCh
Staff Physician – Allergy and Immunology
Medical Subspecialties Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Mohammad Al Felasi, MD
Chairman, Surgery Department
Tawam Hospital
UAE

Mohamad H. Masri, MD
Staff Physician, Hematology & Oncology
Medical Subspecialties Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Mumtaz Khan, MD
Staff Physician, Otolaryngology
Head & Neck Surgery
Aga Khan University
Pakistan

Nuzha Ishak, Ph.D
Speech Language Pathologist
Manager Speech Therapy
NMC ProVita International Medical Center
UAE

Panagiotis Papanikolau, MD
Clinical Associate, ENT
Surgical Subspecialties Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Rakesh M. Suri, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Chair of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Cardiac Surgery, Heart & Vascular Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Redha Souilamas, MD
Department Chair, Thoracic Surgery
Heart & Vascular Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Reem Al Qahtani
Audiologist
Surgical Subspecialties Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Samer El-Kaissi, MD
Staff Physician – Endocrinology
Medical Subspecialties Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Shaik Irfan Basha, MD
Head of the Division of ENT Surgery
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (Managed by Cleveland Clinic)
UAE

Shehzana Fatima, MD
Senior Specialist Registrar
Dubai Health Authority
UAE

Sobia Farooq, MD
Staff Physician, Pulmonology
Respiratory & Critical Care Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Thierry Polet, MD
Staff Physician
Grand Hopital de Charleroi
Belgium

Yogesh More, MD
Consultant Physician
Department of Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE