Staff Physician, Otolaryngology (Otology / Neurotology)

Abu Dhabi
Oct 27, 2022
Position Type
Job Summery

The Department of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi is seeking candidates to fill the following full time positions. Candidates are required to have an MD degree and be board certified in ABO-HNS or western trained. Neurologist Candidate must have completed a fellowship in otology/neurotology. Besides clinical responsibilities, candidates will be expected to fully participate in departmental activities including teaching residents and conducting research.

The selected candidate will have an academic appointment at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities
  • Monitors and provides care to patients at CCAD within the Surgical Subspecialties - ENT/Otolaryngology specialty
  • Prescribes or administers medication, therapy and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease or injury
  • Analyzes records, reports and test results to diagnose patients medical condition
  • Interacts with patient to gather additional history and information about medical condition
  • Explains procedures and discusses test results or prescribed treatments with patient
  • Provides specific treatments and/or performs operations to treat patient medical conditions, as appropriate
  • Evaluates patient and records applicable notes about patients condition for purposes of serving as a record of treatment and/or making a possible referral to another member of the health care medical staff team
  • Liaisons with other medical and non-medical staff at CCAD to ensure quality patient treatment
  • Performs surgical procedures and operations as appropriate
  • Supplies and provides care in a culturally appropriate and sensitive manner
  • Follows ethical and regulatory guidelines
  • Takes part in administrative functions that ensure the continued operations of the clinical environment, such as committees, task forces and performance improvement measures
  • Adheres to individual approved clinical privileges, as well as to all policies and procedures of the Medical Staff

Experience Requirements
  • For Physicians from Tier 1 countries, not less than two (2) years additional experience post qualification
  • For Physicians from Tier 2 countries, not less than five (5) years additional experience post qualification
  • Must hold a valid License/ Registration to practice in their home country and/or country of last employment (where applicable)
  • Should meet the Maintenance of Certification requirements (where applicable)
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage a team of health care professionals
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients and staff
  • Ability to speak and write in English is required
  • Ability to speak and write in both English and Arabic is preferred

Education Requirements
  • MD, MBBS, MBChB or DO (only if the specialization is obtained from one of the following: American Board of Medical Specialties or Certificates of Specializations of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada) or equivalent qualification from an accredited Institution and completion of specialty qualification as per the Recognized Specialty Certificate table listed in Healthcare Professionals Qualification Requirements 2022.