Dr. Adel Alsisi

Dr. Adel Alsisi
Bridging Borders in Healthcare Excellence with a Global Impact

  • From Chief Medical Officer to Distinguished Researcher, Dr. Alsisi’s Impact Knows No Bounds

In the ever-evolving landscape of healthcare, certain individuals stand out as beacons of expertise and dedication. Dr. Adel Mohamed Yasin Alsisi, the Chief Medical Officer and Consultant in Intensive Care and Internal Medicine at Prime Healthcare Group, is undeniably one such luminary. With a career spanning over two decades, Dr. Adel has become a renowned figure in critical care and emergency medicine, leaving an indelible mark on the global healthcare community.

Currently, Dr. Adel holds the prestigious position of Chief Medical Officer at Prime Healthcare Group in Dubai, UAE, a role he assumed in October 2020. In this capacity, he has brought his extensive knowledge and expertise to the forefront, emphasizing his dedication to upholding the highest standards of patient care. His leadership extends beyond the borders of the UAE, with notable position as consultant intensivist at Cairo University Eygpt.

Dr. Adel’s commitment to medical education is evident through his roles as a designated Institutional Officer (DIO) of Residency programs affiliated with the Arab Board and Dubai Health Authority at Prime Healthcare Group. He also serves as the Program Director of internship training programs, playing a pivotal role in shaping the next generation of healthcare professionals. As a certified instructor for the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American College of Surgeons (ACS), Dr. Adel imparts his knowledge through courses on Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), and Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS).

Holding a Ph.D. in Critical Care Medicine from Cairo University, he has earned acclaim as a distinguished authority in his field. This robust educational foundation has not only fueled his success in clinical practice but has also paved the way for significant contributions to medical research. Actively engaging in numerous international projects and publishing extensively, Dr. Adel has emerged as a sought-after reviewer for prestigious medical journals. He has authored textbooks have played a pivotal role in advancing the field of intensive care, further solidifying his status as a thought leader in the medical community. Dr. Adel’s illustrious academic career began with his graduation from the Faculty of Medicine at Cairo University in 1999. His postgraduate journey included house officer training at Cairo University Hospitals, setting the stage for significant accomplishments. In July 2011, he achieved a Ph.D. in Critical Care Medicine, focusing on gastric mucosal changes in critically-ill septic patients and plasma DNA concentration as an early predictor factor for their clinical outcome. Additionally, in November 2005, he earned a Master’s degree in Critical Care Medicine, with a thesis on the efficacy of recombinant human erythropoietin in critically ill anemic septic patients.

Dr. Adel’s contributions to medical research have not gone unnoticed, receiving accolades such as commendations from the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine and the International Pan Arab Critical Care Medicine Society Congress. His dedication to comprehensive training extends to his role as a faculty member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine, the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine, the Egyptian Society of Critical Care Medicine, and the Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine.

In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr. Adel served as the Chair of the COViD-19 Task force at Prime Healthcare Group. Leading the committee and team members, he worked tirelessly to provide the highest level of care for severe and critical cases, showcasing not only his medical expertise but also his leadership during challenging times.

Dr. Adel’s illustrious career embodies excellence in healthcare. He is a dynamic leader whose, commitment to education, and significant contributions to medical research inspire those aspiring to make a lasting impact in the field of medicine. His journey is a testament to the transformative power of dedication and expertise in shaping the future of healthcare.

  • Holding a Ph.D. in Critical Care Medicine from Cairo University, this represents the pinnacle of academic achievement.
  • Among numerous intricate cases, one of the most demanding involved managing critically-ill septic patients, leading to groundbreaking research on gastric mucosal changes and plasma DNA concentration as an early predictor of clinical outcomes.
  • Research on “Plasma DNA concentration as an early predictor of outcome incritically-ill septic patients” garnered prestigious awards and significantly enriched the field of critical care.
  • Prioritize patient care and trust in medical practice.
  • Emphasizing adherence to regulatory guidelines and clinical quality improvement is crucial for ensuring the highest standard of patient care.
  • Continuing a prominent role in critical care and emergency medicine, Dr. Alsisi seeks to advance healthcare practices and contribute to patient well being.

“We, in the UAE, are well prepared for critical or intensive care for patients. Be it cardiology, post-surgery, post-stroke recovery, trauma cases, neo-natal care, and cancer care, critical or intensive care facilities in a health care institution are literally the litmus test for its state of preparedness. As the chair of intensive care in Prime Healthcare group, I can say a lot of emphasis is laid by the hospital on critical care. The last two years were a sharp learning curve in critical care, and we learnt quickly and efficiently to deal with the unknown enemy“

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