Tayseer Al Saad

Tayseer Al Saad MBBS

Senior Attending Physician Years Of Experience: 30
  • About the Physician

    Dr. Tayseer Al Saad is a Senior Attending Consultant in the Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Department at Sidra Medicine.

    He joined the hospital in November 2017, from Hamad Medical Corporation, where he as a Senior Consultant in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology.

    Dr. Al Saad holds more than 10 years’ experience in general pediatric and 20+ years of experience in the pediatric hematology oncology field, serving in different roles and locations. His specialty experience includes:

    • All pediatric hematology patient including blood transfusions, blood products and biological factors.
    • All pediatric cancer patient including diagnostics and chemotherapy
    • Procedures: bone marrow aspiration, bone marrow biopsy, lumber punctures, intrathecal chemotherapy, IV chemotherapy and biological factors
    Languages Spoken

    English, Arabic

    Years Of Experience
    • M.B.B.S – University of Jordan
    • Jordan pediatric Board 1990
    • Fellow of Arab Pediatric Board 1996
    • Assistant Professor – Weill Cornell Medical School in Qatar
    Areas of Interest
    • Research
    • Teaching
    Educational Interests
    • General Pediatric
    • Hematology Oncology
    Medical Publications (selected publications for last 5 years)
    • Hepatic sinusoidal obstruction syndrome post chemotherapy in pediatric and adolescent age: Case series of six patients in Qatar
    • Fawzi M, AlSaad T, Bessisso M. Epilepsy and Children, Towards Better Life (Book). Qatar: Doha Modern Printing Press
    • Assessment of catheter associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI) in pediatric cancer patients in Qatar