Mr. Abduladheem Kamkar


Mr. Abduladheem is the senior physiotherapist and Director at the Center. Abduladheem graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 1990 with a Bachelor of Science in physical therapy and continued his studies at the same university and achieved Master of Science in sports physical therapy in 1992. He completed a residency in orthopedic manual therapy in Pittsburgh with Dr. Richard Erhard in 1993.

He has several publications on manual therapy and physical therapy. He has extensive post-graduate studies in manual therapy. He previously worked at Saint Francis Health system (Pittsburgh, USA) and is currently working at the Dubai Police Health Center as head of the physiotherapy section in addition to his involvement at the Center.
His special interests are in manual therapy, orthopedic, and musculoskeletal & sport physical therapy. Mr. Abduladheem has over 20 years experience in the field of physiotherapy.
Mr. Abduladheem has been serving as Chairman of the Emirates Physiotherapy Society since 2006 and is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association.
Abduladheem has chaired the Emirates Physiotherapy Conference (Physio Dubai 2006, 2008, 2010), and recently 2012 (www.physiodubai.com).
He is co-chairman of the 8th interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back & Pelvic Pain which will be held in Dubai in 2013 (www.worldcongresslbp.com). Abduladheem is licensed by the Dubai Health Authority. He is fluent in English and native Arabic.

Mr. Abduladheem Kamkar is also available for consultations at Dr. Kamkar Child Wellness Center, Uptown Mirdif, Dubai.