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Tue 26 Sep 2017 12:04 AM
Dr Deeb Kayed

Designation: Neurologist

Country: Syria

Country of residence: Syria

Renowned as one of the best neurologists on the planet, Dr Kayed works at both his clinic in Jumeriah and City Hospital in Dubai Healthcare City. Dr Kayed completed his neurology residency at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he also served as chief resident after graduating with honours from the University of Evansville in Indiana, with a degree in biology.

He then obtained his medical degree from St George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada in 1990, followed by sub-specialty fellowship training in clinical neurophysiology at Allegheny University Hospital and in advanced clinical neurology – pediatric neurology at Jefferson University Hospital.

More recently, Dr Kayed served as chief of the neurology division at Tawam Hospital and is currently associate professor of neurology at the faculty of medicine and health sciences at UAE University.