Dr. Shahid Gauhar | Pediatrics

Specialist Neonatologist | Chair of Paediatrics & Neonatology

Dr. Shahid Gauhar is a Specialist Neonatologist at Prime Hospital Group with over two decades of experience in the Middle East. He specializes in Intubation and Ventilation, Umbilical Vessel Catheterization, Exchange Transfusion, Chest Tube Insertion, Metabolic Disorder, and Lumbar Puncture. In addition, he is an expert in assessment of neonatal and paediatric growth and development, gastrointestinal (GI) disease, urinary tract infection, and nutritional disorder. In the past, Dr. Shahid was affiliated with the UAE Ministry of Health and Dubai Health Authority (DHA). He also headed the Neonatology Department at one of leading hospitals in Dubai for nearly 5 years. Dr. Shahid has completed his education in medicine from Karachi, Pakistan and post-graduate qualification and training from Ireland and the UK.