Dr. Abdulrab Husain Saleh Alafeefi


About Doctor

Dr. Abdulrab is a well known Peadiatrician with broad range of experience in Peadiatrics & Peadiatrics Gastroenterology for more than 44 years. He practiced in many renowned teaching hospitals in Abu Dhabi, Jordan, Belgium and United Kingdom. Headed and participated in many Medical committees in The MOH and HAAD for years. Established Peadiatrics GI Unit in Al- Jazeera Hospital and Chaired Peadiatrics department at Al Mafraq Hospital. Was a partner to King’s College Hospital-London in establishing KCHC in Abu Dhabi. Was The Medical Advisor to Shaikh Zayed Foundation for more than 20 years. The organizer -in partnership with King’s College Hospital London- of The First Abu Dhabi International Conference in Peadiatrics, Peadiatrics gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition 2015. The Founder of The Pulse Company for Health Investment.
The Founder and Director of Newcastle Medical Centre.

Professional credentials:

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
    Damascus University, Syria.
  • M.Sc in Peadiatrics – Jordan.
  • CABP, Jordan University Hospital.
  • Specialisation In Peadiatrics Gastroenterology- Birmingham Children Hospital, UK.

Scope of Services:

In General Peadiatrics

  • Acute and chronic infection diseases.
  • Growth and development disorders including weight’s disturbances.
  • Malnutritional conditions and malabsorption.
  • Acute and chronic Diarrhea.
  • Anaemia and Vitamins deficiency.
  • Dehydration and acute respiratory distress.
  • Immunization.

In Peadiatrics Gastroenterology:

  • Different liver Diseases.
  • Congenital anomalies of bile ducts and inherited diseases.
  • Gastric and intestinal diseases such as GERD, Oesophagitis and Gastritis.
  • Malabsorption such as Celiac Disease.
  • Cystic Fibrosis Disease.
  • Allergic conditions such CMPA and other foods.
  • Lactose intolerance.
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases.
  • Poor appetite and Anaemia.
  • Constipation and Abdominal Pain.

We arrange for invasive and sophisticated tests such as:

  • Upper and Lower endoscopies.
  • Breath H2 Test
  • Ambulatory PH study.
  • Liver Biopsies.
  • Sweat Chloride Test.
  • Skin Prick Test