Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist
Dr. Buthaina is a Consultant paediatrician and paediatric gastroenterologist, With 31-year experience. She working in tertiary hospitals covering vast geographical area under Dubai Health authorities. she was the head of paediatric gastroenterology department for 7 years in Dubai hospital before merging the paediatric facilities in dubai under one umbrella at Aljlaila hospital in September 2021. She has experience in managing complex paediatric gastroenterology like inflammatory bowel disease , celiac disease , acute and chronic liver diseases , liver transplantation , food allergy and eosinophilic esophagitis . she also has experience in performing diagnostic upper endoscopies and colonoscopies in addition to therapeutic procedures like polypectomy , banding of esophageal varices and esophageal dilatation. She has established first home parentral nutrition in Dubai in 2014 and has special interest in congenital diarrheas. She held impactful administrative positions within Dubai Health authority (DHA) and was chairing 2 main committees, morbidity and mortality committee and overseas treatment committee. She was also senior teaching member in dubai medical collage from 2000- 2010. She has multiped scientific presentations in several international conferences and local media. Dr. Buthaina is a highly experienced paediatrician and paediatric gastroenterologist who has been working in the field for over 31 years. She has extensive experience managing complex paediatric gastroenterology conditions such as inflammatory bowel disease, celiac disease, acute and chronic liver diseases, liver transplantation, food allergy, and eosinophilic esophagitis. She is also skilled in performing diagnostic upper endoscopies and colonoscopies, as well as therapeutic procedures like polypectomy, banding of esophageal varices, and esophageal dilatation. Dr. Buthaina has held impactful administrative positions within the Dubai Health Authority (DHA), where she chaired two main committees: the morbidity and mortality committee and the overseas treatment committee. She has also been a senior teaching member at Dubai Medical College from 2000 to 2010. In 2014, Dr. Buthaina established the first home parenteral nutrition program in Dubai, demonstrating her commitment to providing innovative solutions to improve patient outcomes. She has a special interest in congenital diarrheas and has presented multiple scientific presentations at several international conferences and in local media. Dr. Buthaina's expertise and experience make her a highly respected and sought-after paediatrician and paediatric gastroenterologist in Dubai and beyond.