Dr. Elgamal, is a senior consultant Pediatric Neurosurgeon and chair of the Neurosurgery Department at Sheikh Khalifa medical City, Abu Dhabi, UAE. He is a highly experienced, versatile and committed professional, with extensive expertise gained in the fields of neurosurgery, paediatric neurosurgery and education, underpinned by wide-ranging experience in neuro-trauma. Committed to the team ethos, a supportive colleague who also readily assumes responsibility and accountability in a personal performance or autonomous role where good judgement and informed decision-making are vital. Responds positively and appropriately to pressure and potential emergency situations. Straightforward, outgoing and fair, with a friendly disposition and a keen sense of humour, aiding in the development of stable interpersonal relationships at all levels and the establishment of rapport with patients and relatives. Dr. Elgamal is providing Pediatric Neurosurgery service to children from all over the country, with an exceptional capability to handle any situation with a flair of basic knowledge of pediatric neurosurgery. He has been invited to various National/international conferences as a guest speaker to share his experience in the field of neuroendoscopy and congenital neurosurgical diseases and has authored more than 50 publications, book chapter, and book translation. He is a keen observer of the newer concepts in his field and an extraordinary academician.
Essam A Elgamal Research Interests are Pediatric hydrocephalus, and CSF dynamics, Neuroendoscopy and Complex hydrocephalus, intracranial arachnoid cysts, Neural tube defect, and craniosynostosis.