Dr. Saad Saad is a pediatric surgeon that was born in Palestine. He studied at Cairo University in Egypt and earned his medical degree with honors there.
He moved to the U.S.A. after finishing his education and became USA Board Certified in Pediatric Surgery. Dr. Saad Saad has patented two very important inventions that have made a huge difference in many people’s lives. Read more: Life Lessons from Dr. Saad Saad, Pediatric Surgeon and When a Child Swallows a Foreign Object – Advice by Dr. Saad Saad
He has also created new pediatric surgical procedures that have been very helpful in his field. Before leaving his industry, he also served the K Hovnanian Children Hospital at Hackensack Meridian Health Care System as its co-medical director and surgeon-in-chief.
Dr. Saad Saad first realized he wanted get into the health care field after working outdoors in Kuwait where it gets extremely hot. He discovered that he did not want to have to do this kind of work for his entire life and decided to look more into working in a cooler setting. Learn more about Dr. Saad Saad: https://doctor.webmd.com/doctor/saad-saad-md-3d5f8ce5-a764-4c86-b201-e50ec51cd7f2-overview
The doctor was asked in an interview to reveal his favorite mentor, and he indicated that this was Dr. H Biemann Othersen. This is the man who trained him to become a pediatric surgeon, and he learned how to be honest, to work hard, and to be compassionate to others from him.
Dr. Saad Saad brings new ideas to life by doing plenty of research. He is a believer that research can lead to discoveries because this is how he discovered his two medical inventions.
He has also found that his organization skills are what make him more productive. He loves to stay organized and doing so has helped him to accomplish more in his daily life. He also meditates and has admitted that it helps him to stay focused and on task.
If Dr. Saad Saad could have a word with his younger self, he would tell him that it is not impossible to accomplish the goals you set for yourself. He would also tell himself to stay focused and determined and that failure is a teacher; not something that should slow a person down.
Dr. Saad Saad loves to read any books that have president Abraham Lincoln in them. He believes that everybody is equal in God’s eyes and has realized this himself when seeing into people’s body, where the same organs exist; regardless of skin color or religion.
Thanks to the doctor and his inventions, many children will be able to enjoy life much more fully.