Dr. Saad Saad; the Accomplished Pediatric Surgeon

Dr. Saad Saad was born and raised in Kuwait in a family of seven siblings. He enrolled in Cairo University where he attained a medical degree with honors. He moved to America where he took a residency in Pediatric surgery and came to be board-certified for the occupation.


Dr. Saad’s Medical Accomplishments


Dr. Saad Saad is a talented pediatric surgeon. Palestine Children’s Relief Fund (PCRF) approached the doctor in 2002. The organization was in need of a doctor to perform surgery on a 15-year-old child with critical gunshot wounds. The doctor performed a complicated seven-hour surgery which was quite a success.


He has further performed complex surgeries on numerous children. He performed surgery on the youngest kid to be diagnosed with aneurysm. This stirred a worldwide journal to broadcast the specifics of the incident. Dr. Saad was extremely respected for his excellent skills.


PCRF later requested the pediatric surgeon to travel to Palestine to perform surgery locally. He helped the unfortunate and disadvantaged who were not able to afford medical help. He has made several trips to Palestine helping the needy, training young skilled pediatric surgeons and boosting the economy of Palestine all through his mission.


Medical inventions


During his career, Dr. Saad Saad developed two inventions that had a major impact in the industry. One, is a device which tracks the location of the catheter inside a body with no use of a scanning machine. The device is super useful when a doctor with an emergency situation requires a hurried insertion of catheter into the body.


His other invention includes a suction system that collaborates with the endoscope. Owing to poor visibility instigated by body fluids when conducting core examinations, Dr. Saad developed the system to help take out fluids from area of examination.




The surgeon has been honored with awards for his immense efforts in helping Palestine people. In 2010, PCRF honored Dr. Saad Saad with the organizations Humanitarian Award.


In 2015, while on his last medicinal mission in Palestine, he was received by Palestine’s president, Mr. Mahmoud Abbas. The president bestowed him with the Gold Medal of Palestine for his tremendous work.


The retired doctor influenced and made a difference in the lives of many patients. For over 40 years, he executed complex pediatric surgeries in the U.S. and Middle East. Dr. Saad Saad trained and educated doctors improving the lives of children across the globe. Learn more : https://www.doximity.com/pub/saad-saad-md

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