Dr. Iyad Abuward


Consultant Nephrologist


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Dr. Iyad is a Spanish Board Certified Nephrologist with over 12 years of experience. He completed his MBBS from the University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain and did his Master’s in Interventional and Diagnostic Nephrology from University of Alcalá de Henares, Spain. He also has a doctorate degree (Ph.D) in Medicine with Distinction Cum Laude from University of Santiago de Compostela.

Dr. Iyad is also a member of the Spanish Society of Nephrology and a member of the Emirates Society of Nephrology and Transplantation.
Dr. Iyad has multiple scientific publications to his credit in international nephrology journals and is a peer reviewer and member of the Editorial Board of Several International and regional Nephrology journals including the Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation (SJKDT). Dr. Iyad has also been a collaborating professor in the area of Medicine at the University of Santiago de Compostela from 2010 to 2019.

Clinical Expertise:
  • Prevention and Early Detection of Kidney Diseases
  • Hereditary Kidney Diseases
  • Kidney Stones
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • Hypertensive Nephropathy
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Chronic Kidney Disease and End-Stage Kidney Disease
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney Transplantation: Preparation, And Follow Up
  • Onco-Nephrology

Vascular access:

  • Temporary Hemodialysis Catheter both Femoral and Jugular
  • Permanent Hemodialysis Catheter both Jugular and Femoral
  • Permanent Catheter Removal
  • Fistula Ultrasound
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