Dr. Saleh Hessen

Specialty:

Consultant Endocrinologist

Profile:

Dr. Saleh has huge experience and excellent knowledge in Insulin-pumps and Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM), including gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)

Treatment and follow up of complicated cases of all types of diabetes

Leader of Multi Disciplinary team (MDT) in treatment and follow up of Diabetes Foot Ulcer (DFU)

Treatment and follow up of complicated hypertension and lipid metabolism

Dr. Saleh has huge experience in treating and follow up all types of Thyroid diseases and management of pituitary tumors, diseases and Adrenal diseases like primary Addison, primary hyperaldosteronism, Pheochromocytomas and paragangliomas

Management of puberty disorders

Investigation and management of parathyroid diseases and calcium metabolism

Management and follow up of osteoporosis

Dr. Saleh got newly published an article in Sterility and Infertility Journal: Adrenal steroid profiling as a diagnostic tool to differentiate PCOS from non-classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia.

 

Languages Spoken:
Arabic, English, Norwegian

Credentials:
  • MBCHB, Erbil 1990
  • MD, University of Oslo, Norway 2000
  • Senior Doctor internal medicine, Hamar, Norway 2014
  • Senior Doctor Endocrinology, Hamar, Norway 2014
  • NBHS, The Norwegian National Board. Internal medicine ,2017
  • NBHS, The Norwegian National Board. Endocrinology .2017
  • European Board Certificate in Endocrinology, diabetes and Metabolism from the European Union of Medical Specialists and the European Society of Endocrinology, 2018
  • Specialty Certificate in Endocrinology and Diabetes from the Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom, 2019
  • MRCP part 1 2020
  • MRCP part 2 2021
Clinical Expertise:
  • Management and follow up of all types of diabetes
  • Follow up Insulin pumps and CGM diabetes patients
  • Management and follow up of hypertension and lipid metabolism
  • Management of all kinds of thyroid diseases
  • Management and treatment of both hyper and hypopituitarism
  • Management and follow up of Adrenal diseases
  • Management and treatment of parathyroid diseases, calcium and vitamin D metabolism
  • Management and treatment of puberty disorders
  • Stimulation and suppression’s tests of both Pituitary and Adrenal glands
  • Management and follow up of osteoporosis
Certifications and Professional Memberships:
  • The Norwegian Medical Association
  • The Norwegian Specialty Association
  • The Norwegian Endocrinology Association
  • The European Society of Endocrinology
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Languages:

Arabic, English, Norwegian