For all COVID-19 related updates, click here.

Dr. Samah Alasrawi

Paediatric Cardiologist

Dr. Samah Alasrawi

Paediatric Cardiologist


Dr. Samah Salah Alasrawi is a Specialist Paediatric Cardiologist at Al Jalila Children’s. After graduating from Damascus University, Syria, followed by a Master’s degree in paediatric cardiology. Besides having worked in numerous private hospitals in Damascus as a Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist, Dr. Samah also had a private practice with clinical and research interests in congenital heart diseases, pulmonary hypertension, cardiomyopathies, and arrhythmias in children. 

Clinics / Department

Professional Background

Medical School

Damascus University
Damascus University Master's in Paediatric Cardiology
Syrian Health Authority Syrian Board in Paediatric Cardiology

Work Experience

Paediatric Cardiologist Damascus University - Children`s Hospital
Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist (Private hospitals in Damascus)

Languages Spoken

English, Arabic

Achievements Career Highlights

Member of European Society of Cardiology (ESC)

Member of Emirate Medical Association (EMA)

Supervisor in the Mohammed Bin Rashid University (MBRU) students research project

Research & Publications

  1. Good Prognosis of ALCAPA (Anomalous Origin of the Left Coronary Artery from the Pulmonary Artery Syndrome) with early Diagnosis and Surgical Treatment

  2. Dealing with patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) spasm in the cath lab

  3. Chronic Upper Airway Obstruction as a Main Cause of Pulmonary Hypertension

  4. Subclavian Artery Stenosis as a Hint of Takayasu Disease Diagnosis

  5. Infantile Kawasaki with Coronary Arteries Aneurysm

  6. The Life-Threatening Case of Rhabdomyolysis Caused by A LIPIN1 Deficiency

  7. The Rare Presentations of Bowel Obstruction in Infancy Period

  8. Cardiac emergencies in neonates

  9. Sudden Cardiac Arrest and heart attack management

  10. Cardiology approach to kawasaki disease

Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital

Al Jaddaf - Dubai United Arab Emirates

800 AJCH (8002524)