Dr Nasreen Al Sayed

18 March 2016

Title

  • Consultant Endocrinologist and Lipidologist
  • Medical Director

Department

  • Diabetes and Endocrinology

Specialities

  • Clinical diabetes, thyroid disorders, parathyroid disorders, osteoporosis, lipid disorders, and polycystic ovary syndrome and hirsutism

Types of Consultation

  • Adults and Children¬†over the age of 12

Surgeon

  • No

Background

Dr. Nasreen Al-Sayed graduated from Arabian Gulf University, college of Medicine in Bahrain. She is American Board Certified. She completed her residency training in Internal medicine at Sinai-Grace Hospital, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA and Fellowship training in Endocrinology and Diabetes at Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, USA. Dr. Al-Sayed is also American Board Certified in Clinical Lipidology and is the first physician to have board certification in lipids in Middle East. Dr. Al-Sayed is a fellow of American College of Physicians. She is a member of many Diabetes and Endocrine Associations such as the American Diabetes Association, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, The American College of Physicians, The National Lipid Association and has several research publications.
Additionally, Dr. Al-Sayed has a special interest in clinical diabetes, thyroid disorders, parathyroid disorders, osteoporosis, polycystic ovary syndrome and hirsuitism. She is first physician in Middle East with experience in treating resistant cases of hypoparathyroidism with parathyroid hormone. She has also teaching experience and served as an Assistant Professor at Arabian Gulf University, College of Medicine & Medical Sciences.

Education

  • Bachelors Degree of basic medical sciences, Arabian Gulf University, College of Medicine
  • M.D with distinction from the Arabian Gulf University, College of Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Clinical Lipidology

Internships

  • Salmanyia Medical Centre, Bahrain

Residencies

  • Internal Medicine resident, Sinai-Grace Hospital, Wayne State University, Detroit Medical Center

Fellowships

  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, USA
  • Fellow of American College of Endocrinologists (FACE)
  • Fellow of American College of Physicians (FACP)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board Certified in Clinical Lipidology

Teaching Appointments

  • Assistant Professor at Arabian Gulf University, College of Medicine & Medical Sciences

Professional Society Memberships

  • Member, Bahrain Medical Society
  • Member, American College of Physicians.
  • Member, American Diabetes Association
  • Member, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • Member, The National Lipid Association
  • Member, the Steering Committee in Gulf Registry for Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Member, Board of Directors of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists-Gulf Chapter
  • Member, Board of Directors of the Royal Hospital for Women-Bahrain

Awards

  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologist-Gulf Chapter Award recognition

Special Interests

  • Diabetes, Thyroid, Lipid disorders and polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Clinical Research
  • Community awareness programs
  • Hospital administration

Languages

  • Arabic and English