Dr. Saad Saad’s Legacy as a Pediatric Surgeon

Dr. Saad Saad is one of the greatest pediatric surgeons from Eatontown, New Jersey. He has conducted numerous successful pediatric surgeries throughout his careers on children ranging from infants to teenagers.

Over the Years, Dr. Saad Saad has gained vast experience in the field of pediatric surgery to an extent that he has invented several surgical techniques as well as patented two inventions. Besides that, Dr. Saad Saad has also made eight medical missions to the Middle East where he conducted several complex pediatric surgeries on poor children.


What inspired Dr. Saad Saad to end up in the medical profession?


During one of the interviews, Dr. Saad Saad explained what inspired him to become a pediatric surgeon. “While still in high school, I always desired to become a civil engineer just like my two elder brothers. However, given the hot temperatures in Kuwait during summer, I found it unpleasant to work outdoors in such an environment. I, therefore, decided that I would want to work in a cool environment fitted with air conditioners. That is how I ended up being a pediatric surgeon” narrated Dr. Saad Saad.


Who is Dr. Saad Saad?


Dr. Saad Saad was born and raised in Palestine. He comes from a family of eight children all of them well educated with brilliant careers. Three of them are surgeons, two Master Degree in engineering, a teacher, and two Ph.D. holders. Dr. Saad Saad went to Cairo University in Egypt where he graduated with a medical degree and ranked second in his class. He later proceeded to England for his internship program. After completing his internship, Dr. Saad Saad moved to the United States where his career as a pediatric surgeon took root.


While in the United States, Dr. Saad Saad did his residency in surgery and pediatric surgery in the US Board Certified in pediatric surgery. As a pediatric surgeon in the United States, he served as a surgeon as well as Co-Medical Director of K Hovnanian Children Hospital. During that period, he gained a great reputation for treating pediatric patients both in New Jersey and beyond. He also worked tirelessly to develop pediatric surgical techniques that would help assist young patients.


A rare opportunity in Saudi Arabia


Dr. Saad Saad’s dedicated career was abruptly interrupted in the 1980’s which forced him and his family to relocate back to the Middle East after several decades. He had been requested to serve as the pediatric surgeon for the Saudi Royal family.


Equal service for all


Dr. Saad Saad said in an interview that he had been taught by one of his greatest mentors in the US to always treat his patients without discrimination. Consequently, Dr. Saad Saad has dedicated most of his medical career serving both the poor and rich. Learn more: http://medicaldailytimes.com/medical-inventions/life-saving-medical-inventions-dr-saad-saad/3570/