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Dr. Salah Zaki

Anti- Aging & Regenerative Medicine Specialist

Egyptian-born Dr. Salah Zaki has more than 35 years’ experience in the medical field. Licensed to practice medicine in the US & Egypt, he is a Physician and a Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeon, certified in Anti-Aging & Regenerative Medicine and in healthcare management by the American College of Healthcare Executives (USA).

At the start of his career, he studied at Cairo’s renowned Al Azhar University Medical School, where he completed his first internship and residency. He then moved to Washington, D.C. in the US where he completed another residency and fellowships in Cardio-Vascular and Thoracic Surgery at The Washington Hospital Center.

In 1989, Dr. Salah started his own surgical practice and helped The Washington Hospital Center to develop its cardiac program to be ranked in the top 13 national cardiac programs by US News & World Report. He also developed an international patient program, which enabled the hospital to expand its footprint into Asia, South America and the Middle East, and which generated millions of dollars in additional revenues.

In 2001, Dr. Salah was the first president to be appointed at The Institute of International Health at the George Washington University Medical Center. He also held the position of Medical Director of International Programs at the Georgetown University Hospital. 

Between 2001-2002, Dr. Salah was an advisor to the UAE Army medical services, and from 2002-2003, he was advisor to the General Authority for Health Services for Abu Dhabi and Medical Director for Al Mafraq Hospital, the largest government hospital in Abu Dhabi with 650 beds. He has played a key role in revolutionizing and advancing the method of healthcare delivery in the United Arab Emirates.

In 2003, he was appointed Medical Director of the largest private hospital in the Middle East, which was built in collaboration with the US Department of Defense.  And in 2009, Dr. Salah was appointed by the US Embassy in Egypt as the official medical liaison officer during President Barack Obama’s visit to Egypt. 

An entrepreneur at heart, Dr. Salah also owns a healthcare practice, International Medical Consultants (IMC), with offices in the UAE, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the US. He is also a co-founder of UniMed/EduMed, one of the first telemedicine companies established in the Middle East pioneering CME program delivery to thousands of medical professionals across the region.

He is also CEO of Dubai-based IMC Medical Centers Group, CEO of LINC Biomedical Services in Cairo, and Chief Medical Officer of Redwood Scientific in California.

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Dr_Salah_Zaki

Dr. Salah Zaki

Anti- Aging & Regenerative Medicine Specialist

Egyptian-born Dr. Salah Zaki has more than 35 years’ experience in the medical field. Licensed to practice medicine in the US & Egypt, he is a Physician and a Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeon, certified in Anti-Aging & Regenerative Medicine and in healthcare management by the American College of Healthcare Executives (USA).

At the start of his career, he studied at Cairo’s renowned Al Azhar University Medical School, where he completed his first internship and residency. He then moved to Washington, D.C. in the US where he completed another residency and fellowships in Cardio-Vascular and Thoracic Surgery at The Washington Hospital Center.

In 1989, Dr. Salah started his own surgical practice and helped The Washington Hospital Center to develop its cardiac program to be ranked in the top 13 national cardiac programs by US News & World Report. He also developed an international patient program, which enabled the hospital to expand its footprint into Asia, South America and the Middle East, and which generated millions of dollars in additional revenues.

In 2001, Dr. Salah was the first president to be appointed at The Institute of International Health at the George Washington University Medical Center. He also held the position of Medical Director of International Programs at the Georgetown University Hospital. 

Between 2001-2002, Dr. Salah was an advisor to the UAE Army medical services, and from 2002-2003, he was advisor to the General Authority for Health Services for Abu Dhabi and Medical Director for Al Mafraq Hospital, the largest government hospital in Abu Dhabi with 650 beds. He has played a key role in revolutionizing and advancing the method of healthcare delivery in the United Arab Emirates.

In 2003, he was appointed Medical Director of the largest private hospital in the Middle East, which was built in collaboration with the US Department of Defense.  And in 2009, Dr. Salah was appointed by the US Embassy in Egypt as the official medical liaison officer during President Barack Obama’s visit to Egypt. 

An entrepreneur at heart, Dr. Salah also owns a healthcare practice, International Medical Consultants (IMC), with offices in the UAE, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the US. He is also a co-founder of UniMed/EduMed, one of the first telemedicine companies established in the Middle East pioneering CME program delivery to thousands of medical professionals across the region.

He is also CEO of Dubai-based IMC Medical Centers Group, CEO of LINC Biomedical Services in Cairo, and Chief Medical Officer of Redwood Scientific in California.

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A Gift to You: Self-Forgiveness

Posted on 02 Mar 2019

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Category  |  Mind & Body Health

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Category  |  Mind & Body Health

In tandem with physician approved medical treatment, yoga can be a wonderful way to boost your endocrine system and reduce allergic reactions.   The air you breathe One of my clients has been told by her doctor that the only way to alleviate her sinus symptoms is to move to a less dusty climate; desert environments are one of the worst places to live if you have dust allergies.... read more

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Category  |  Spiritual

Welcome to Pregnancy! This is the start of an Incredible journey, the beginning of Motherhood! This extraordinary and special journey can also be a time that we experience the hardest and most challenging moments of our lives. So much change emotional, mental and physical. Pregnancy, or should I say GROWING a human, is tiring enough, without additional daily commitments such as work, being ... read more

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Category  |  Pregnancy & Childbirth

Over the decades, stories of forgiveness have often been reported in the media, on reality TV shows, YouTube channels and movies. This topic receives so much attention because the act of forgiveness is commonly viewed as something that human beings struggle with. Being of South African origin, Nelson Mandela’s story of forgiveness after being imprisoned for 27 years has been an inspirationa... read more

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Category  |  Clinical Psychologist

How To Make 2019 Your Best Year Yet!

Posted on 09 Jan 2019

Do you greet the start of each year with joy or are you filled with stress and angst when you think of what needs to be done in the 12-months ahead? While technology has gifted us with the opportunity to communicate with others all over the globe easily, you may not be aware that your words, your emotions and your very presence are communicating to others more loudly than you think.  A... read more

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Category  |  Happiness & Health Coach

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Category  |  Eating Disorders

How often have you sat in traffic willing the car in front of you to go faster as you nervously glance at the time on your dashboard? Or found yourself counting the number of people in the queue and changing from one queue to the next as you aim to join the fastest queue? Have you found yourself using phrases like: ‘I am so disorganised’ or ‘I need 25 hours in a day’? We are a... read more

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Category  |  Wellbeing

Back in the 17th century, Sir Isaac Newton put forth a variety of laws that explain why objects move (or don't move) as they do. These three laws have become known as Newton's three laws of motion. If you are not aware of these laws, then allow me to introduce you to Newton’s first law of motion, sometimes referred to as the Law of Inertia. Simply put, this means that an object or body at ... read more

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Category  |  Mind & Body Health

Challenging relationships in the present or past can cause our self-esteem to decrease. Especially if there has been a betrayal of trust.  If you have consistent self-defeating thoughts, boosting your self-esteem may seem like a huge mountain to climb. However, if you take a step back, you can see that low self-esteem is just a cycle of thoughts and breaking any part of that cycle can st... read more

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Category  |  Emotional Health

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