Dr. Khaled Omar is a Gynecologist and Obstetrician at Burjeel Hospital, Abu Dhabi, specializing in laparoscopic procedures and high-risk obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Khaled completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Obstetrics at the Fetal Care Centre of Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, the USA, from 2011 to 2015. He was recognized with the prestigious Research Excellence Award at national and International levels and accumulated over 20 published manuscripts and abstracts. He speaks both English and Arabic fluently. He has an excellent bedside manner and a natural ability to put patients at ease. His core competencies include general and high-risk obstetrics, surgeries for hysterectomy, myomectomy, genital prolapse, urinary incontinence, peritoneal adhesions, female adolescence, premenstrual syndrome (PMS, PMDD), hormone replacement therapy (HRT), laparoscopic surgery (endometriosis, polycystic ovary, ectopic pregnancy, ovarian cyst), colposcopies and management of abnormal pap smears; management of chronic pelvic pain and female sexual dysfunction; aesthetic gynecology, labiaplasty, hymenoplasty, and vulvar rejuvenation.
Awards & Achievements
- Award of Research Excellence from the Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
- High Blood Pressure Research Award, American Heart Association
- Basic Cardiovascular Research Award, American Heart Association
- Best of the Scientific Sessions Award, American Heart Association
- International Federation of Placental Associations - New Investigator Travel Award
- Kidney Council New Investigator Travel Award
Research & Publications
- Intraplacental gene transfer of human insulin-like growth factor-1 rescues intra-uterine growth restriction induced cardiac dysfunction challenged with high-fat diet postnatally.
- Omar Khaled, Tarek Alsaied, Robert Hinton, Helen Jones, Swathi Balaji, Sundeep Keswani, Jeanne James, Timothy Crombleholme, and Mounira Habli. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 208, no. 1 (2013): S249S250.
- Insulin growth factor 1 (IGF-1) therapy restored IUGR induced alteration in pancreatic tissues.
- Omar Khaled, Tarek Alsaied, Ahmed Lababidi, Helen Jones, Swathi Balaji, Sundeep Keswani, Timothy Crombleholme, and Mounira Habli. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 208, no. 1 (2013): S259-3
- Fetal reprogramming by intra-placental gene transfer of insulin-like growth factor-1 (Ad-IGF-1) in a new mouse model of placental insufficiency (P.I.). Omar Khaled, Jones, H., Keswani, S., Crombleholme, T., & Habli, M. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 206(1), S38.
Doctor Khalid Omar is extremely helpful and super supportive and knowledgeable. He took the time to explain my case and gave me his full attention. He is exceptional I would definitely visit again for checkups.
Reem Ibrahim | Patient Testimonial
One of the best doctor I've ever encountered is Dr. Khaled Omar . He was very helpful, knowledgeable, and able to address all of my concerns throughout my surgery process. Also, shout out to the nurses who took care of me while I was in the hospital ,extremely nice and professional.