Deputy Medical Director
Dr. Essam Aljghami is an experienced Anaesthesia Specialist who served in different centers such as Burjeel Hospital from 2014 to 2016, Wellness One Day Surgery from 2016 to 2018, and Elyzee Medical Center from 2018 to 2022. He served as the Head of Anaesthesia and Reanimation department for the past 17 years and as a supervisor in ER Al Ain Specialized Medical Care Hospital. He is also a lecturer and instructor of the College of Dentistry in Ajman University (Al Ain, United Arab Emirates). He had also been an Anaesthesia Specialist in MadinatZayed Hospital (Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates). He served as the specialist anesthesiologist in Thuara Hospital (Libya) and in Soweida National Hospital (Syria). He has attended Anaesthesia Seminars form 2009 until present. His memberships include the Anaesthesia Club (Al Ain, United Arab Emirates and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates), Syrian Anaesthesia Committee, and Syrian Doctors Syndicate since 1982. He wrote a thesis for the Epidural Analgesia to Relive Labour Pain in Damascus, Syria with a referral to the chairman of OB-GYNE and of Anaesthesia, Prof. NazeeraEzzelden. He also wrote a Comparative Study of Basal Analgesia VS G.A. for paediatric circumcision.
He has attended numerous seminars and specialized trainings which includes Pan Arab Health on Anaesthesia, ICU, and Pain (2016), Update in Bariatric Anaesthesia (2016), Plastic surgery – Reconstructive Aspect (2016), Pain and Regional Anaesthesia Meeting (2016), Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorders (2016), Scar Less and Pain Free Surgery (2016), Anaesthesia Refresher Course ERA (12th course; 2016), Spine and Neurosurgery (2015), Diabetes Today (2015); Abu Dhabi Anaesthesia Club Acute Pain (2015), Abu Dhabi Anaesthesia Club – Anaesthesia and Brain (2015), Challenge in Diabetes Management (2015), Rashid Hospital – CME on Acute Pain (2015), Abu Dhabi Anaesthesia Club (2014), Pan Medical Conference (2014), Recent Updates on Urocare (2014), Heart Failures Cases Management (2014), Advances in Management of Diabetes & HTN (2014), 2nd Oasis Respiratory Symposium, 6th Middle East Anaesthesia Conference (2013), Understanding Epilepsy for Critical Care (2012), Current Trends in Perinatal Care (2012), Advance Cardiac Life Support – ALS (2012), AHA Core – Instructor Course (2012), Ultimate CME and Hospital Training Program (2012), Perioperative Care of Obese Patients (2012), Middle East Anaesthesia Conference (2012), Understanding Epilepsy for Non-Neurologists (2011), Hypertension Updates (2011), Pain Management Updates (2011), Abu Dhabi Asthma Week (2011), 4th Middle East Anaesthesia Conference (2011), Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Training by American Heart Association (AHA) (2011), 8th UAE International Conference and Exhibition on Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine in College with ESA (2010), Updates in Pain Management (2010), 3rd Middle East Anaesthesia Conference (2010), 1st International Comprehensive Pain Management, Critical Care, and Prevention (2009), 9th Pan Arab Federation of Societies of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care, and Pain Management Congress (2009), and Middle East Anaesthesia Conference (2009). He is also an active participant in the CME Program in SMCH in a rotating bases and gives 3-4 lectures to Junior and Senior Doctors annually.