Northwest Clinic Online Appointments
935, Al Wasl Road Jumeirah Umm Suqeim 2 P.O. Box 123925, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dr Mohammed El Hommossany is specialized in family and cosmetic dentistry. Dr El Hommossany is the Head of the Dental Department at Northwest Clinic and has more than 20 years of global experience.
Dr El Hommossany attained a higher diploma specialty in ENDODONTICS and specialty post-graduate courses in MICRO ENDODONTICS and MICRO ENDOSURGERY courses from Boston University and North Carolina University.
In addition, he holds a Certificate from Temple University of Philadelphia, USA in IMPLANT DENTISTRY. In 2010, Dr El Hommossany was awarded a highly coveted Fellowship from the ICOI USA.
Dr. El Hommossany is a graduate of Cairo University of Dental Medicine.
Dr El Hommossany has practiced in the UAE for the last 12 years as a GP Dentist and Endodontist. To enhance and enrich his professional skills and knowledge, Dr El Hommossany refreshes his training by regularly attending Continuing Education programs Dental Associations on COSMETIC DENTISTRY, PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY, CROWN AND BRIDGE, ROOT CANAL TREATMENT, and IMPLANTOLOGY in the UAE and Worldwide.
Dr. Sakina Farhat is an American board certified Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist with extensive experience in her field of specialization. After completing her medical school in India, Dr. Sakina Farhat moved to USA where she completed her training in Internal Medicine followed by training and research in Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Before moving to Dubai, she practiced Gastroenterology in USA. She is deeply committed to high quality care that leads to positive and long lasting health outcomes. She takes thorough and precise approach during her consultations to ensure that she is consistently giving accurate diagnosis and treatment to her patients. Dr. Sakina provides care for common digestive diseases as well as in depth investigations for difficult GI conditions. She is one of the few Consultants in the Middle East who had formal fellowship training and expertise in liver diseases.
She is exploring ways of integrating healthcare and clinical research looking towards achieving preventive and personalized medicine and believes in taking care of patients in an evidence-based and compassionate way.
Ms. Mitun completed her post graduation in Nutrition & Dietetics from S.N.D.T University – India in 1999
Ms. Mitun is a Clinical Dietitian with 20 years experience in nutrition management and counselling. She has extensively worked with patients with Obesity and endocrine health, conducting nutrition assessments and evaluating life style factors such as physical fitness, stress levels, medical diagnoses and medication usage.
She is a passionate Nutrition and Dietetics professional dedicated to improving dietary habits and long term health of people of all ages. Skilled at reviewing food journals, preparing nutrition recommendations and counselling clients.
She has gained experience from the renowned P.D. Hinduja hospital – Mumbai and VLCC weight management center.
Mitun pioneered, as Chief Dietitian & MD, Simply Healthy weight management & Diet meal delivery services in Dubai.
Mitun has special interest in weight management & lifestyle modification, diabetes, kidney and heart diseases, food intolerances, pregnancy & lactation.
Mitun helps with healthy tasty recipes to make dieting fun & long lasting experience.
She has a wide understanding of different cuisines ranging from Arabic, Indian, Pakistani, to Continental tastes.
In addition to being a dietitian and entrepreneur, Mitun is also a prolific nutrition writer and has an active social media presence. She has contributed in-depth articles and advice columns to Dubai’s leading publications.
Mitun is regularly featured in Gulf News, Khaleej Times, Friday Magazine, The National, Wknd Magazine, Better Health Segment by Gulf News, Masala Magazine, Yoga life and many more.
Mitun gets invited as a key note speaker by several big organizations like The Organic Expo Middle East , The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India , Abu Dhabi and Dubai Chapters , college of Pharmacy at the university of Sharjah , Several Banks such as Zurich, HSBC , Citibank , Standard Chartered Bank , Mashreq Bank , and many corporates.
She is a lifestyle and well being influencer and has a strong social media presence.
Mitun has developed and is the brand ambassador of Costa Coffees Healthy Food range Costa 4U launched in January 2020 all across 150 outlets in UAE . She was featured as the face of the campaign on their billboards and video ads featuring her were shown in all Costas across UAE.
Dr. Mostafa Khalaf attained his Doctorate degree (D.D.Sc) and Master degree (M.D.Sc) in FIXED PROSTHODONTICS from Ain Shams University in Egypt.
Dr. Mostafa is a graduate of Ain Shams University of Dental Medicine.
Dr Mostafa has practiced in the UAE for the last 3 years as a GP Dentist and Prosthodontist. To enhance and enrich his professional skills and knowledge, Dr Mostafa keeps himself well updated to catch up recent innovations in dentistry by attending Continuing Education programs and dental conferences on all fields of Dental Medicine.
Besides routine dental treatments (e.g. scaling, bleaching, fillings, inlays/onlays, crowns, bridges, extractions and root canal treatment) Dr. Mostafa is well experienced in all types of conventional fixed prosthodontics (veneers, Lumineers and full arch bridges). What makes dr. mostafa different is the major area of expertise in recent innovations in fixed prosthodontics including onlays, endocrowns, mini veneers and crowneers.
Member of the Royal college of surgeons of Edinburgh.
He received his post graduate specialty training and degree of Orthodontics from the university of Bordeaux II in France.
He has more than 10 years of experience in France, Egypt and in UAE
Dr Atef provides teen and adult orthodontics treatments with regular, micro and invisible (tooth colored) braces.
He has a vast experience in Lingual braces (tongue side braces) and clear Aligners.
Hend Khalil is specialised in general procedures and Child Dental Health. Dr Hend is a graduate of University of Sharjah of Dental Medicine. Dr Hend has practiced in the UAE for years as a GP Dentist.
To enhance and enrich her professional skills and knowledge, Dr Hend refreshes her training by attending Continuing Education programs and dental conferences on all fields of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Ahmed Elshafei is a general adult psychiatrist with 20 years of experience in psychiatry. He holds a Doctorate Degree (PhD) in psychiatry from Ain Shams University in Cairo as well as a Diploma in Psychiatric Practice from the conjoint board of King’s College London and Ain Shams University.
He has practised in both academic and clinical settings in Ain Shams University, Egypt and in private hospitals in Egypt and Bahrain.
He is experienced in the diagnosis and management of different psychiatric disorders with a special interest in cognitive behavioral therapy in depression, anxiety disorders and personality disorders.
He has been awarded by the WPA for his outstanding work with patients with chronic mental illness. His work on the rehabilitation of patients with schizophrenia was unprecedented. He developed an educational program to improve the knowledge and attitude of families of patients with schizophrenia in Arabic language.
He has published more than 10 articles in regional scientific journals and co-authored 8 posters and publications presented at international congresses and published in international peer-reviewed journals. His native language is Arabic and he is fluent in both English and French.
Dr. Zain has obtained his Internal medicine and Endocrine fellowship training in New York. Before arriving in the UAE in 2007, he was an associate professor of medicine at the University of South Texas and had a busy endocrine private practice in Texas.
His special interest lies in diabetes and thyroid disorders. He has extensive experience in insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitoring (CGMS) and management of all types of diabetes and its complications.
He serves as an active member and fellow of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. (FACE) and has certifications in neck ultrasonography (ECNU) and insulin pump training.
Assoc. Professor Dr Sadia Malick, FRCOG is a Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist and has been committed to this specialty for more than 25 years. She had worked in all aspects of this field and is skilled in both management of pregnant and non-pregnant women with gynaecological disorders. She has worked and trained in United Kingdom and was awarded the Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) and was working as a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in United Kingdom.
For the last 7 years she has been working as a Consultant in Corniche Hospital Abu Dhabi, where she was the lead clinician for Office Gynaecology and the Early Pregnancy Unit (EPU).
She established the first Recurrent Pregnancy Loss clinic, and the first Early Pregnancy Unit at the Corniche Hospital, according to international guidelines. These are the first ever services established by her in SEHA Abu Dhabi. Her special interest is Abnormal Uterine Bleeding management and performs advanced hysteroscopy procedures. She has a special interest in Office Gynaecology. She established the first office gynaecology unit at Corniche Hospital and performed outpatient hysteroscopy without anesthesia. She has a keen interest in menopause and prescribes treatment for women suffering from menopausal symptoms.
She is an author of the chapter on Recurrent Miscarriage in the highly acclaimed Obstetrics and Gynaecology Textbook High Risk Pregnancy by Professor James. She is a TED x Speaker and has extensively published in international journals and is also a reviewer for many journals. She has recently been awarded the Women’s Leadership Award in Dubai by the World Women’s Leadership Congress Awards for her leadership in establishing the first Early Pregnancy Unit of international standards for SEHA in Abu Dhabi.
Dr. Sadia was involved in teaching medical students all through her career. She received the REME Award (Recognising Excellence in Medical Education) by the University of Birmingham for undergraduate education.
Dr. Noor Buchholz was trained in Germany, Switzerland and Australia. He worked as Consultant Urologist in Pakistan, the Netherlands, and the UK where he was Director of Endourology & Stone Services at the Royal London Hospital for 14 years. He now moved his practice to Dubai/ UAE but continues as honorary Consultant Urologist with Luton & Dunstable Hospital in the UK.
Dr. Buchholz is a leading expert in minimally invasive urological surgery and stone treatment. He is also the world’s leading expert in the novel technology of permanent metal stenting of the urinary tract.
Until recently, Dr. Buchholz has been one of only 46 trainers worldwide recognized by the International Endourology Society (IES) for Endourology and Stone treatment, and the first such recognized trainer in Europe by the European Board of Urology (EBU). He was awarded multiple grants and awards.
Dr. Buchholz sits also on the board of the stone section of the European Association of Urology (eULIS-EAU) which is responsible for guidelines, training and standards in stone treatment, both in European and worldwide. He is the UK National Delegate for the Societe Internationale d’ Urologie(SIU).
Dr. Najah Alsayegh holds a PhD of Philosophy in Education, specializing in Mental Health from Ain Shams University in Cairo. Having more than 30 years of experience, she began her career at Al Amal Hospital in Dubai. As she then joined The Family Development Foundation in Abu Dhabi “Shawer Program” as a Lecturer and Consultant. She also established her private clinic “The International Center for Consultation, Communication and Training” in Dubai, where she provided consulting services.
She is experienced in the diagnosis and management of different psychiatric disorders with a special interest in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) for Children and Teenagers, programs for Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) children, and providing treatments for addition.
She was a Member of the Emirates Psychologists Association and the Egyptian Association of Psychologists. She participated in a number of workshops such as Hyperactivity Accompanied by Attention Deficit in 2018, a counseling program for mothers of children with hyperactivity accompanied by attentions-deficit and a counseling program for teachers of children with hyperactivity accompanied by distraction.
Dr. M.Y. Raslan currently works as a Chiropractor. Dr. Raslan completed his medical degree in 1995 & he pursued Doctor of Chiropractor degree in 2005. He was Awarded of Honor Certificate from the University of Aden Medical School (Yemen).
Dr. Raslan has membership in Emirates Chiropractic Association, East Mediterranean Middle East Chiropractic Federation, World Federation of Chiropractic, National Arab American Medical Association, Yemeni Association of Physicians & he was the President of Emirates Chiropractic Association in 2012 – 2014.
He attended interviews in Dubai TV, MBC TV, AlArabia Tv, Rotana TV, Dubai eye Radio, Abu Dhabi Radio, Monte Carlo International Radio (France), Fujairah Radio.
Dr. M.Y. Raslan’s publications:
1. Participate in abstract ( MK886, A LEUKOTRIENE SYNTHESIS INHIBITOR, AUGMENTS ASBESTOS AND H202 INDUCED ALVEOLAR EPITHELIAL CELL APOPTOSIS),
2. Northwestern University ,School of Medicine Pulmonary Research Department. Chicago, U.S.A. & 3. Research project ( Epilepsy in Children ).University of Aden.Aden, Yemen.
Dr Raslan was the speaker at The 5th Annual Meeting of the Society for Progress and Innovation for the Near East S.P.I.N.E. (Orthopedic and spine conference organized by Boston University School of Medicine) in June 27-30 , 2012 (Beirut, Lebanon).
Dr. Mohsin Azam is among the Best Orthopedic Surgeons in Karachi. Dr. Mohsin graduated from Aga Khan University Orthopedics Residency Program.
He has more than a decade of experience in Orthopedics, mainly in Limb salvage surgery for Musculoskeletal tumors and tumor related orthopedic problems, correction of limb deformities including limb lengthening surgery with distraction osteogenesis.
Dr Mohsin had his Post-fellowship training in Musculoskeletal Oncology from Rizzoli Institute Italy, also in Limb reconstruction, lengthening and deformity correction with Ilizarov Method from Istanbul University Turkey. Acquired expertise in Revision joint surgery at Freeman Hospital, New Castle upon Tyne, UK.
Dr. Mohsin is also a member of International Society of Limb Salvage, AO Trauma, Pakistan Orthopedic Association, Association for the Study and Application of the Method of Ilizarov (ASAMI).
Dr. Hiba Malik is a Physiotherapy specialist with BsPT and DPT degrees from Karachi Pakistan and she is certified Orthopaedic Manual Therapist (OMT) from Prime Physio UK. She has worked as a Physiotherapist at Med care Hospitals and Medical Centers in Dubai and Aga Khan University Hospital Pakistan.
Dr. Malik belongs to various professional bodies including the DHA, the Pakistan Physiotherapy Association (PPTA) and the Orthopaedic Manual Therapy Academy UK.
She is experienced in the diagnosis and management of various acute and chronic orthopaedic and neurological disorders like cervical and lumbar radiculopathies, sports injury rehabilitation, pre and post operation musculoskeletal rehabilitation like tendon/ meniscal repair, ACL reconstruction TKR rehabilitation, post- fracture conservative management, impingement syndromes, posture related disorders, over use injuries and Arthritis.
When Dr. Malik is not working she enjoys cooking, painting and cycling. She can speak with her patients in English and Urdu.
The Paediatrician, Dr. Ejaze Waseem has completed an approved Paediatric Residency and is UK Royal College of Paediatricians certified, as MRCP specialized in Paediatrics to meet your child’s healthcare needs.
Dr.Waseem offers you the comfort and assurance of a highly respected practice and has been serving families in Dubai since 1998.
Dr.Waseem has further experience as Paediatric Gastroenterologist, having trained in a fellowship in Paeds GI in the Children’s hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Dr. Aarti Javeri Mehta graduated from Imperial College London with a distinction in clinical practice and clinical science. She completed training in the field of Internal Medicine in India, after which she obtained her MRCP and SCE in the field of Endocrinology & Diabetes from the Royal College of Physicians.
Her passion for Diabetes, weight management, nutrition and lifestyle fostered during her early years as a doctor in India where she realized the need for more holistic, and sustainable management plans. Her role as the UAE’s first and only “Am I Hungry?” Mindful Eating Facilitator holds great promises to inspire patients to restore their relationship with food.
She has been commended as being extremely approachable, caring and empathetic towards her patients. She spends time with patients to establish the root of all concerns, to diagnose, to educate and subsequently derive management plans that are of an extremely high standard of care.
Dr. Zia Ul Hasan’s current practice is mainly looking after patients with Diabetes and Insulin Resistance, Diabetes in pregnancy, Thyroid problems, Pituitary, Adrenal, Ovarian and Testicular hormones, growth and fertility concerns, blood pressure and weight problems related to hormones.
After acquiring Membership of the Royal College of Physicians London, he received further training as Registrar and Senior Registrar in Endocrinology and Internal Medicine at Teaching Hospitals in and around Manchester UK. Dr. Zia was then awarded to be in the Specialist Register of the GMC-UK. This enabled him to become Consultant Physician in Endocrinology in 1996. Dr. Zia served mostly in the Northwest of England until 2007 after which he moved to Dubai. Initially he worked at Medcare Hospital and since April 2009 he has been practicing at Northwest Clinic.
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