Dr. Imad Tayem
Specialist – Gastroenterology
Language Spoken: Arabic, English
After securing his PG qualification in Gastroenterology and Hepatology and with two Board Certifications in Medical Science from Jordan, Dr. Imad Tayem continued to work for the most reputed teaching hospitals in that country for several years and specialised in treating a large number of medical, gastroenterology, hepatology patients including the high-risk, emergency cases. Later he re-located to the UAE and served as Specialist in the region’s well-known tertiary hospitals in Al Ain, before joining Burjeel Medical City in Abu Dhabi. Over his total of 20 years of specialised experience, Dr. Tayem has emerged as an expert in addressing acute and chronic gastroenterology disorders including gastroesophageal reflux disease, peptic ulcer disease, small bowel malabsorption, inflammatory bowel disease (ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease), IBS, hepatology, diagnostic and therapeutic upper and lower GI endoscopies, screening and evaluation precancerous lesions, endoscopic hemostasis, polypectomy, extraction of foreign bodies, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomies (PEG tube insertion), endoscopic intragastric balloon insertion for weight reduction, among others. Fluent in English and Arabic, Dr. Tayem has participated in a number of professional Workshops and Conferences on the subject and has interacted with experts in different aspects of the specialization. He is a Member of the Jordanian Gastroenterology and Hepatology Association.
At Burjeel Medical City, Dr. Imad Tayem is a senior talent in the Gastroenterology and Hepatology section and is a leading consultation resource for advanced interventions and treatment of gastro, hepatology, and associated diseases.