Emergency

Dr. Youssef Saleem Abboud

Designation: Head of Emergency Medicine - Specialist Emergency Medicine
Specialty: Emergency Medicine
Languages: English, and Arabic

Contact Info

Designation: Head of Emergency Medicine - Specialist Emergency Medicine
Specialty: Emergency Medicine
Languages: English, and Arabic

Core Competencies

  • Accident / Trauma care
  • Emergency medicine
  • ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support)
  • ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support)
  • BLS (Basic Life Support)
  • PALS (Pediatric Life Support)

Brief Profile

Dr. Abboud has gained extensive experience in his 18 years of career, with being specially trained as an Instructor from the American Heart Association, and the American College of Surgeons, among his other qualifications.

His specialities include medical emergencies, including acute coronary syndrome, acute stroke management and advanced life support.

He is an expert in critical care, poisoning cases, and resuscitation of all critically ill patients. He is also well versed in dealing with multiple trauma injuries, and is certified for eFAST scan bedside in ED.

Additionally, he is a quality man and a JCI task force active member, involved in developing and updating ED policies and guidelines.

Qualifications

  • MBBS, Aleppo University, Syria
  • Master’s Degree in Accident & Emergency Medicine, University Damascus

Nationality: Syrian

Number of Years of Experience: 18 years