WHY UNIVERSAL HOSPITAL

We have a team of highly talented and experienced multinational medical professionals who speak our patient’s local language thus not making language as a barrier. Universal Hospital believes in paperless culture and has integrated all the departments through a hi-tech IT system that reduces the patient waiting time and allows them to get a smooth and quick service experience through out the hospital.

REACH YOUR WELLNESS

Dr Haider M Al Attia

MBBCh, DTCD, MRCP, FRCP(I), FRCP(Glasg), FRCP(Lon)
Consultant Internal Medicine & Rheumatology
 

EDUCATION

- MBBCh - Ain Shams University Medical School, Cairo, Egypt (1970)
- DTCD (Diploma in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases) - Cardiff University School of Medicine, Wales, UK (1975)
- MRCP - Member of Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (1980)
- FRCP(I) - Fellow of Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (1995)
- FRCP(Glasg) - Fellow of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (2002)
- FRCP(Lon) - Fellow of Royal College of Physicians, London (2004)

EXPERIENCE

- Senior House Officer in Dermatology & Geriatric Medicine - Blackburn Royal Infirmary, Blackburn, England, UK (Jan - Aug 1973)
- Senior House Officer in Chest Medicine - Winsley Hospital, Bath, Wilshire & Cleaver Hospital, Cheshire, England, UK (Aug 1973 - Oct 1975)
- Senior House Officer in General Medicine - Buckland Hospital, Dover, Kent & St Helen's Hospital, Ipswich, England, UK (Oct 1975 - Aug 1976)
- Senior House Officer in General Medicine - Buckland Hospital, Dover, Kent & St Helen's Hospital, Ipswich, England, UK (Oct 1975 - Aug 1976)
- Registrar in General Medicine - Rashid Hospital, Dubai (Aug 1976 - Aug 1977)
- Registrar in General Medicine - Basildon Hospital, Essex, UK (Oct 1977 - Feb 1978)
- Senior Registrar in General Medicine of Elderly - Leicester General Hospital(T), Leicester, UK (Apr 1979 - Oct 1980)
- Specialist(A) in General Medicine - Abu Dhabi Central Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE (Nov 1980 - Mar 1984)
- Consultant Physician in Internal Medicine & Rheumatology - Mafraq Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE (Mar 1984 - Mar 2008)
- Consultant Physician in Internal Medicine & Rheumatology - Noor Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE (Mar 2008 - Nov 2013)

EXPERTISE

- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Conective Tissue Disorders
- Auto Immune Syndromes
- Osteoporosis
- Vitamin D Deficiencies
- Auto Immune Lung Disorders like Still's Disease, Cystic Fibrosis, etc
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus(SLE)

PUBLICATIONS

- Authored over 78 publications and 25 abstracts in regional and international medical journals
- Presented over 60 presentations regionally and internationally

AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

- Examiner for MRCP(UK)(Part II) in UAE
- Examiner for MRCP (Ireland)(Part II) in Ireland and Oman
- Reviewer for a number of esteemed journals including Rheumatology(UK), International Journal of Dermatology (USA), Saudi Medical Journal and others
- Participated in a number of International Scientific Clinical Trials
- Winner of Abstract Competition in Rheumatology - Arab Health Conference, Dubai, UAE (March 2009)
- Winner of Abu Dhabi General Auhtority for Health Services Award for Academic and Clinical Achievement, Abu Dhabi, UAE (December 2003)
- Winner of Dubai Cutural & Scientific Award - Dubai, UAE (June 1995)
- Finalist for the Health Authority of Abu Dhabi Award for Clinical Performance, Abu Dhabi,UAE (2011)

Dr Haider M Al Attia

MBBCh, DTCD, MRCP, FRCP(I), FRCP(Glasg), FRCP(Lon)
Consultant Internal Medicine & Rheumatology