The name Saad in Arabic stands for ‘blessed’ or ‘pleasing fortune.’ Dr. Saad Saad carries this definition in his skills as a pediatric surgeon for teens and infants. Dr. Saad is a well-known global surgeon for children and young adults.
Dr. Saad was raised in Palestine and grew up in Kuwait. For over 40 years, Dr. Saad has served as a pediatric and thoracic surgeon.
His medical career has included his medical appointments as a medical fellow, residency positions, and internships, from prominent medical institutions around the globe that has included the following:
- American Academy of Pediatrics
- American College of Surgeons
- Cairo University Medical Hospital
- Medical University of South Carolina
- University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
As of this writing, he has retired as the co-Medical Director and Chief Surgeon at New Jersey’s Hovanian Children Hospital.
He finished his medical internship in England before he migrated to the United States. Dr. Saad specializes in children and young adults with the following medical issues:
- Hernia repairs
- Resections of the bowel
- Gastrointestinal procedures
- Cyst excisions and other maladies
Dr. Saad Saad has invented several patented medical innovations which are used in nationwide surgical procedures for both children, young adults, and adults.
One patented surgical device is one-of-a-kind because it operates with the use of electromagnetic energy. This unique surgical device succinctly locates medical catheters that have been inserted into the body.
The electromagnetic device eliminates the need for time-consuming and unnecessary X-rays, MRIs, or body scans just to try and locate internal catheters.
The second device helps surgeons to use an endoscope (device that reveals organs like the bladder or esophagus) for diagnosis without its lenses becoming blurred or fogging up. Dr. Saad’s patented apparatus allows a surgeon to easily irrigate and suction away lens blocking fluids.
With the creation of these two medical surgical devices, Dr. Saad has saved many patients. The devices have also proven to save surgeons many hours of procedural and staff times within the operating room.
Dr. Saad said that he felt a need to invent devices that aids surgeons within a sanitized environment where skill, safety, and cautionary procedures are essential when operating on their patients.
Dr. Saad has used his great medical skills in Jerusalem and throughout the West Banks to perform surgical procedures on children of families who don’t have the necessary finances.
He has also performed complicated surgeries on children around the world for free, including the United States.
Due to the innovative mind of Dr. Saad Saad, modern technology is revolutionizing the medical care industry. Physicians and surgeons are able to provide better health for their young patients.
Dr. Saad also travels around the world as a lecturer at many medical organizations and medical schools. He has received several awards like Humanitarian Awards, Compassionate Doctor Recognition awards, and the Patients’ Choice Awards. Learn more: https://angel.co/saad-saad-2