Hanan Hafez

Dr. Hanan Hafez Consultant Cardiologist

Years of Experience : 20

Nationality : Egypt

Languages Known : Arabic , English

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Dr. Hanan Hafez received her MBBCh from the Faculty of Medicine at AinShams University in Cairo, Egypt, in 1992. She then earned her Master of Science in Cardiology from Ain Shams University in 1996 and her MD from the same institution in 2002. Dr. Hanan began her work at AinShams University in 1994 as a Resident in the Cardiology Department. In 2001, she was appointed as a Lecturer in Cardiology at Ain-Shams University. Between 2002 and 2016, she worked as a Consultant of Cardiology at AinShams Specialized Hospital, Dar EL-Shefa Hospital, El-Doura Cardiology Hospital, and Sheikh Zaid Hospital in Egypt. She relocated to the UAE in 2008, working as a Consultant of Cardiology at Ibrahim Ben Hamed Obied Allah Hospital-RAK, UAE, and Oriana Hospital- Sharjah, UAE. She was also an Assistant Professor in Cardiology at RAK Medical School in RAK, UAE. She was a Consultant Cardiologist at Emirates Heart Clinic in Abu Dhabi, UAE, before joining Burjeel Farha, Al Ain. She is interested in preventative cardiac care, which involves lowering the risk of angina and heart attacks through lifestyle changes, hence managing the risk factors for coronary artery disease. She has over twenty years of expertise in CCU practice, treating all emergency cases, performing CPR, and so on. She also has vast experience in nuclear cardiology, having served as one of four members of the Nuclear Cardiology team in the Cardiology Department at AinShams University, one of Egypt’s largest centers, which sees over 2000 patients every year. She has also taken part in numerous CME activities at the national and international levels. Her areas of expertise include,

  • Inpatient diagnosis
  • Outpatient diagnosis
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG / ECG)
  • 2D electrocardiography
  • Holter monitoring
  • Treadmill test
  • Thallium stress test