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Dr. Haytham BouHoussein

Paediatric Cardiologist

Dr. Haytham BouHoussein

Paediatric Cardiologist

Biography

Dr. Bou Hussein is specialized in the medical management of congenital and acquired cardiac anomalies in newborns and children. He is a graduate of the American University of Beirut Medical Center, where he completed 7 years of residency and fellowship with a wide, highly-loaded exposure to congenital and complex cardiac cases. With an experience of thousands of diagnostic transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography, as well as interventional cases in a multidisciplinary quaternary care center, Dr. Bou Houssein has been involved in several humanitarian organizations including Doctors without Borders, Brave Heart Foundation, and Mohammad Bin Rashid Charity with missions to Iraq, Kerygiztan, and Mauritania.

Professional Background

Medical School

2006 - 2013
Beirut Arab University, Beirut

Residency

2013 - 2016
American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut

Fellowship

2016 - 2020
American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut

Work Experience

2016 - 2018
Chief Pediatric Cardiology Fellow Children Heart Center (CHC) –American University of Beirut Medical Center, American University of Beirut Medical Center
2019 - 2020
2019 Fellow of the year Award, American University of Beirut Medical Center
2019 - 2020
Research and clinical fellow at AUBMC-Children Heart CenterWork Experience Location:American University of Beirut Medical Center
2020 - 2020
Assistant consultant at King Faisal Hospital, Riyadh
2021 - 2022
Member of a Medical Cardiac team to held cardiac missions in Iraq, Iraq
2022 - 2022
Member of ‘”Nabadat” initiative With Mohammad Bin Rashid Charity to conduct Heart surgeries and Pediatric Cardiology service in many countries including Far East, Africa, MENA region, iraq, Kerygiztan, Mauritania

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Research & Publications

  1. Interventional Cardiology – Three Figulla occlutech device closure of ASD, Case report

  2. Using Holter as a tool for diagnosing long QT interval in pediatric age group; Is it applicable?

  3. Incidence and management approach of events of Porta-a-Cath fracture and migration in pediatric cancer patients at a tertiary medical center in the Middle East: Our 15-year experience

  4. Ventricular Septal Defect: Introducing Novel Techniques using AVP III for Closure –Case report.

  5. Outcomes of Trans catheter Closure of Atrial septal defects at a Tertiary Center in a developing Country. Accepted at PEDC journal.

Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital

Al Jaddaf - Dubai United Arab Emirates

800 AJCH (8002524)
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