Saad Saad has done it all from serving the royals to serving the poor. His expertise in the pediatric surgery field has no boundaries. Delving into his background, Dr. Saad Saad has toiled to become one of the most recognized pediatric surgeons of our time.
Coming from a humble and poor background, Dr. Saad Saad had to excel while at Cairo University where he received his medical degree. Dr. Saad Saad has over two decades experience in pediatric surgery. He has worked with several hospitals including Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Clara Maass Medical Center, and Monmouth Medical Centre. Currently, he is located in Eatontown, NJ.
Among his greatest achievements are having an opportunity to serve the Saudi Royals. This was back in the 1980 ‘s and what made him qualify as a personal pediatric surgeon was the fact that he was the only board-certified pediatric surgeon and spoke Arabic and English. Dr. Saad Saad board- certification is an honor. The certification does not come on a silver platter. One has to undergo special training and show excellence in a series of exams every 10 years.
Serving the Royal Family of Saudi Arabia made Dr. Saad Saad and family settle in Riyadh. While in this city, he applied his skills at the King Faisal Specialist Hospital. The hospital accommodated royals from the UAE, the Persian Gulf, and Bahrain. At the Hospital, Dr. Saad Saad saved the life of a baby with an aneurysm. This was a huge step in pediatric surgery as the details of the surgery on the youngest baby was detailed to spread the knowledge.
Despite working for the Royals, Dr. Saad upholds the virtual of equality, one he learned from his mentor Dr. H Biemann Othersen. He, therefore, helped children in Holy Land. He also did medical missions in the U.S and Jerusalem performing complex surgeries for free.
Saad is always seeking to improve and develop new pediatric surgical procedures to reduce the pain and increase the survival probability. His creativity and inventive nature have been put into practice when he created a self-contained suction endoscope and a device to locate catheter without the help of a scanning machine. Moreover, the Dr. has created a Surgical Residency Program to save Saudi students from having to train abroad. Learn more: https://www.vitals.com/doctors/Dr_Saad_Saad.html