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 Ziad Rida

MD, CES (France), CESAM (France), Dip Sleep Med, Dip Med Carcinology
Consultant Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine
 

EDUCATION

- MD - University of Aleppo, Syria (1980)
- Certificat d’études spécialisée (CES) in Chest Diseases - University of Picardie Jules Verne, Amiens, France (1988)
- Diploma in Sleep Medicine - Paris Descartes University, France (1992)
- Diploma in Medical Carcinology - Gustave Roussy Institute of Oncology, France (1993)
- Biostatistics Course - CESAM Centre d’Enseignement de la Statistique Appliquée à la Médecine, Paris, France (1993)
- Master of Science (Biostatistics and Modelisation) - CHU Amiens Hospital, France (1994)
- Master of Science (Medical Informatics) - CHU Amiens Hospital, France (1995)
- Master of Science (Clinical Pharmacology) - CHU Amiens Hospital, France (1996)

EXPERIENCE

- Consultant Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine - Universal Hospital, Abu Dhabi (2015-present)
- Consultant Chest Physician at St Denis’ Teaching Hospital, France (1996 - 2015)
- Director of the Sleep Disorders Unit at St Denis’ Teaching Hospital, France, where he also taught Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine at the Faculty of Medicine (2008-2014)
- Consultant at the Chronic Respiratory Failure Association in Amiens, France (1992-1996)
- Senior Registrar - Amiens’ University Hospital, France (1988-1996)
- Teaching and Research experience (1999-2012)

CLINICAL EXPERTISE

- Chest Diseases
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
    - Bronchial Asthma
    - Bronchiectasis
    - Emphysema
- Allergic Bronchitis
- Chronic Cough of various origins
- Tuberculosis
- Intensive Care
- Sleep Disorders
- Postgraduate teaching and director of last year medical student’s doctoral theses

Dr Ziad Rida

MD, CES (France), CESAM (France), Dip Sleep Med, Dip Med Carcinology
Consultant Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine