Dr. Rihan Saafan
Head - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Consultant - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Language Spoken: English & Arabic
An accomplished Gynecologist with solid experience of over 30 years in the medical field, Dr. Rihan Saafan holds a professional basic degree in Medicine followed by an MBBch, MRCOG and FRCOG qualifications to her credit. In addition, she holds a professional Diploma in Aesthetic Gynecology and a Diploma in Infertility, both from the American Association of CME. With high academic background Dr. Rihan Saafan worked in the specialty with focus on a host of high risk and low risk pregnancy cases intricate clinical and surgical nature to success. These included superior ante-natal and post-natal care, normal deliveries, instrumental deliveries, complicated deliveries, emergency and elective CS, perineal repair after deliveries, hysterectomy, myomectomy, ovarian cystectomy, laparotomy for ectopic pregnancy, diagnostic laparoscopy, diagnostic and operative hysteroscopy, contraption and infertility.
An expert and authoritative voice in the field of OB & Gynecology, Dr. Rihan has been a familiar face in the medical circles in UAE for nearly a quarter-century and she has been the recipient of the Certificate of Appreciation from a frontline hospital in Abu Dhabi, whilst getting recognition as Presenter & Instructor, and as Associate Faculty in the Residency Training Program, Instructor and Presenter at the Perennial Repair Hands-On Workshop at the Royal College of London, and at the Obstetric Emergency Skills Workshop conducted at the Al Corniche Hospital, Abu Dhabi. She also won the ‘Specialist of The Year’ Award from the same hospital.