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Dr. Saad Saad, the astute pediatric surgeon

Dr. Saad Saad is a Palestine-born surgeon who is certified by Pediatric Surgery board. He trained at Cairo University in Egypt but started his internship in England. Later, he migrated to the United States. Additionally, he has an experience of over 45 years in medical field whereby he specializes in general and Pediatric Surgery. General surgery is performed on colon and stomach. In the past, he has been awarded honors as an APP and ACS fellow. Also, he has written several publications on health-related issues.

 

At the King Faisal Specialist Hospital, he performed complex surgeries which made him highly reputed. For instance, he gained fame worldwide when he performed a pediatric surgery to the baby with an aneurysm hence saving his life. Consequently, he published a scientific journal to educate other people with the same condition. All officers including Protocol Officer at that hospital highly respected him as well as opinions concerning the patient’s health. Besides he has 4.1 out of 5 ratings on his website.

While at the King Faisal Specialist Hospital he served both rich and poor equally without favoring the Royal families. Typically, children from low-income families are not giving a lot of attention. But according to Dr. Saad, he believes that all children are equal. In the United States and Jerusalem, he also offered free surgeries to the children from Medical missions, especially from the poor backgrounds. He launched a Surgical Residency Program to help students pursuing medicine in South Arabia. The program would ensure that they get UK surgery certification while at home. This program is one of remarkable his achievements because many students do not need to train in abroad.

 

He has medical protocols and habits which would help him during his task. First, he would review the medical records of a patient to clarify which procedure to follow. Lastly, he would review from textbooks surgical procedures he is undertaking. Moreover, prior performing any complicated tasks, he would ensure in his room there was no loud music as personal talking. Finally, he would take a huge breakfast.

 

Dr. Saad Saad also plays an innovative role in the medical field. As a doctor; he has been researching on new techniques of improving his surgical operations procedures. Mainly, he focused on coming up with new ways to reduce pain as well as risks facing patients. Eventually, he developed two surgical procedures. First, he created a device which aided in the location of the catheter within the body in the absence of scanning. Additionally, he developed a tool that will enable surgeons to have a clear view during surgical operations. The latter device would help surgeons to avoid needless difficulties hence performing their tasks safely. Learn more: https://www.doximity.com/pub/saad-saad-md