Four decades as a pediatric doctor Dr. Saad Saad shows no signs of slowing down. He is the Co Medical Director at the Hovnanian Children Hospital in Neptune City, New Jersey where he practices compassion and care for every patient, no matter how big or small.
He is fluent in two languages, English and Arabic which would come in handy in this line of work. Earlier in his career Dr. Saad Saad would be asked to work for Saudi Royal in the city of Riyadh, so he packed up his family and moved there. In the four and a half years there, Dr. Saad Saad would accomplish quite a lot. The board certified pediatric surgeon worked at the King Faisal Specialist Hospital, where he not only treated royalty but poor children too. One of the highlights of his career at that hospital was saving the life of the youngest baby with a aneurysm. It was even published in a world class scientific journal to inform and educate parents. He was able to perform so many surgeries from simple to very complicated ones. Through his time there Dr. Saad Saad gained the trust and respect of his colleagues and patients. Even the hospital’s assistant chief had let Saad Saad care for his young son instead of any other doctor in the world.
As a doctor who truly cares about his patients well being Dr. Saad Saad is always challenging the status quo of the healthcare system bringing a sense of humanity into it. He also patented two inventions that would revolutionizes two medical instruments so it would be a lot easier for doctor to use and less pain or uncomfortably for their patients. One of the devices helps find catheters inside the body without taking invasive measures to find them. The other was a endoscope with a suction device so doctors can see clearly inside a patient’s body. There two devices have really helped and many doctors uses them now.
In his over 42 years as a pediatrician Dr. Saad Saad has performed thousands of surgeries ranging from simple to complex. He also has a heart of gold and went on a total of 12 medical missions to help poor children in need of surgery but who clearly could not afford them. These often life saving surgeries would change their lives indefinitely thanks to the doctor. Four of the medical missions Dr. Saad Saad went on where in the United States, where he currently lives. The other eight were to Jerusalem. He has even won two awards for outstanding work in his field and compassion for his patients. The first one is called the Patients’ Choice Award for having nearly perfect score from his patients and the other award is called the Compassionate Doctor Recognition. Learn more: http://medicaldailytimes.com/doctors/hard-to-swallow-advice-from-dr-saad-saad/3663/