Senior Attending Physician Years Of Experience: 33
  • Emergency Medicine
  • About Samir

    Senior Attending Physician

    Dr. Deiratamy joined Sidra Medicine in November 2017 as a Senior Attending Physician  in Paediatrics Emergency Medicine. His interests include Paediatric Allergy and Ambulatory Emergency Care.

    Dr. Deiratany has an international repertoire having worked in 8 countries (Syria, Lebanon, France, Canada, USA, UAE, UK & Ireland). After graduating from the Damascus University, he worked in Paris. He subsequently moved to Ireland to complete his post graduate training in both General Paediatrics and Paediatric Emergency Medicine. He was granted his fellowship at the Royal College of Physicians (Paediatrics) of Ireland and he is also an examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

    During his time in Canada, Dr. Deiratany obtained his clinical fellowship in Paediatric Emergency Medicine from University of Toronto for his work at the Hospital for Sick Kids. On return to the UK 2007, he led the Paediatric Emergency Department at the Royal Free Hospital in London a NHS Foundation Trust then Temple Street University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland up to 2015. Dr. Deiratany joined Sidra from St. George’s Hospital, which is one of the four Major Trauma Centres in London where he was a Consultant in Emergency Paediatrics.

    Languages Spoken

    English, Arabic, French

    Years of Experience
    Areas Of Interest

    Paediatric Emergency Medicine , Allergy, Ambulatory