Dr. Saad Saad has practiced pediatrics for the last 40 years. During this time, he has performed pediatric surgeries to children in all levels of ages, both infants and teenagers. Dr. Saad is based in Eatontown in New Jersey. However, his services have been experienced in different countries as well. He has so far been involved in eight Medical Missions in Jerusalem where performed free complicated surgeries to children from less privileged families. In line with his career, Dr. Saad has a patent for two inventions as well as developed several procedures for pediatric surgeries.
Following his discussion in an interview, Dr. Saad narrates his journey towards his medical profession and his inspiration. He begins by saying that he attended his high school level in Kuwait in 1965. At first, Dr. Saad thought that what he wanted was engineering just like the wishes and ambitions of his older brothers who then worked in construction industry. Dr. Saad said that the weather is extremely hot in Kuwait during summers and with that in mind, he felt moved to have a profession that would keep him indoors while working. With that in mind, he chose to be a doctor and more specifically a surgeon who would be working in air-conditioned rooms. To many people, that is quite a humorous story whereas his accomplishments in the medical field define his seriousness in the career. Dr. Saad has a natural talent for engineering and alongside his profession, he has combined these to help in improving the lives of others.
About Dr. Saad
Mr. Saad was born and raised in Palestine, Kuwait with seven other siblings. He attained his medical degree from Cairo University in Egypt and was ranked among the top in his class with honors. Though his family background was not a stable one, Saad was determined in his classwork to do his best and save the situation at home. Upon completion of his internship in England, Saad immigrated to the United States where he gathered more knowledge and skills in pediatric surgery and attained certification in surgery from the United States Board.
Following his profession line, Saad Saad was a surgeon in chief and a co-medical director at K Hovnanian Children Hospital at Meridian Health Care Systems, New Jersey. He remained very productive in his surgical career and treated many patients both from within and outside the community. He also advocated for improved surgical procedures and techniques that would benefit his patients more effectively. In the 1980s, Dr. Saad was requested to serve the Saudi Royal family as the pediatric surgeon. In Riyadh, he worked wat Kin Faisal Specialist Hospital where he performed a number of complex surgeries. At the same time, he dedicated his skills and time to trained other surgeons, nurses, and doctors. He served all people regardless of their economic levels. Learn more: https://www.linkedin.com/in/saad-saad-524707159/