Dr. Nabras Alqahtani

Consultant, Pediatric Endocrinology
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Dr. Nabras Alqahtani, MBBCh, is a Pediatric Endocrinology Consultant at Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC) in Abu Dhabi.

Dr. Alqahtani has over 15 years of experience in the pediatric endocrinology field. She has extensive expertise in performing endocrine dynamic testing for growth hormone deficiency, adrenal insufficiency, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, and precocious puberty. In addition, she manages inpatient diabetes, including diabetic ketoacidosis, ketonemia, and new-onset diabetes mellitus. With the supervision of a pediatric endocrinologist, she evaluates outpatients for diabetes, short stature, thyroid disease, pituitary hormone deficiencies, adrenal disease, and bone disease/fractures. As a consultant, Dr. Alqahtani served as a clinical supervisor for patients with short stature and low growth hormone levels, hypothyroidism, Grave’s disease, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, pituitary hormone deficiencies, central precocious puberty, delayed puberty and osteoporosis. She utilizes the latest technology available in the UAE to manage type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

Doctor can help with

  • Grave's disease
  • Thyroid diseases
  • Insulin pumps
  • Adrenal disease
  • Delayed puberty
  • Osteoporosis
  • Bone diseases/fractures
  • Central precocious puberty
  • Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
  • Pituitary hormone deficiencies
  • Type 1 and type 2 diabetes management

Memberships

  • Emirates Diabetes & Endocrine Society
  • The Arab Society for Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes (ASPED)
  • Emirates Diabetes & Endocrine Society (EDEC)

Licences and certifications

  • Licensed, Pediatrics Specialist, Arab Board of Health Specializations

Training and work experience

  • Consultant, Pediatric Endocrinology

    Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC), Abu Dhabi

  • Specialist, Pediatric Endocrinology

    Mafraq Hospital, UAE

Education

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBCh)

    Dubai Medical College, UAE
  • Advanced Diploma in Diabetes Care and Education

    Malmö University, Sweden