Our team consists of a number of professional and highly qualified specialists and consultants in psychiatry/psychology and neurology. With over 10-25 years of experience along with the use of the latest treatment methods, our doctors are delightedly willing to offer a very attentive service to our valued patients.

Our team is trained and experienced in dealing with a wide range of cases, based on the diagnosis of each one of which, a specific treatment is given to the patient.

Our team also believes that confidentiality is an integral component of the doctor-patient relationship and is an essential part of the treatment.

The Neurologists Team: Pediatric (child) :

Our licensed and certified neurologists use their wide knowledge and expertise to stay in close communication with our valued patients. Our team of neurologists is experienced in applying the most advanced therapies to treat various types of neurological disorders.

The Psychiatrists Team: (Pediatric (child) and adult):

Our team of the finest, qualified and most experienced psychiatrists are dedicated to use the best empathic approaches to ensure that our patients have a one-of-a-kind life experience. As mental disorders are complicated by nature, our licensed psychiatrists provide clinical care to our patients using multidisciplinary treatment methods. Our psychiatrists are also prepared to deal with various ages including children and/or adults either individually or within a group-based setting where the involvement of parents become a part of the treatment.

Dr. Aura Macias

Dr. Aura Macias, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist. She earned her MD and Psychiatry Specialization diplomas from the Central University of Venezuela. She received training on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for anxiety and depression from Beck Institute, USA.

She has over 8 years of experience in the management of psychiatric and sleep disorders such as:

  • Anxiety (phobias, social anxiety, panic attacks, etc.)
  • Depression and bereavement
  • Obsessive-Compulsive disorder
  • Bipolar and eating disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep disorders (insomnia, nightmare disorders, sleepwalking, sleep-related eating)
  • Sexual dysfunctions
  • Trauma and stressor-related disorders
  • Neurocognitive disorders (due to Alzheimer’s disease, brain vascular disease, etc.)

Prior to her arrival in the UAE, Dr. Macias worked in SonaRes Sleep Center in Caracas, Venezuela, as head Psychiatrist in the Sleep Medicine Clinic. She has taken part in several investigation projects, conferences and workshops involving psychiatric disorders and their impact on general health. She is a founding member of the Venezuelan Academy of Sleep Medicine, under the Latin-American Federation of Sleep Medicine Societies (FLASS).

Dr. Macias has a keen interest in promoting psychiatric and psychological care as a regular part of health, wellness and quality of life.

She is fluent in English, Spanish, Portuguese and French.

 

 

Dr. Atif Mohammad Ayish

Dr. Atif Mohammad Ayish is a Psychiatrist at British Neurology Psychiatry Center.

Prior to joining British Neurology Psychiatry Center, Dr. Atif practiced as a Specialist Psychiatrist at the Mind Maps Medical Center, American Center for Psychiatry and Neurology and Sheikh Khalifa Medical Center. He has extensive experience helping patients manage psychiatric conditions and has provided consultations and treatment plans for the following depression, social anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, ADHD, and substance abuse.

Dr. Atif earned his doctorate degree from Cerrah Pasha Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey.

Dr. Abdulhafiz Ahmed

Dr. Abdulhafiz Ahmed, MD, is a Consultant Psychiatrist and Medical Director in the British Neurology Psychiatry Center with over 23 years of experience in the United States of America in psychiatric care, evidence-based practice, psychopharmacology and psychotherapy. He treated individuals with alcoholism, drug addiction, depression, schizophrenia, phobias, bipolar, post-traumatic stress disorder and other conditions.

Before joining British Neurology Psychiatry Center, Dr. Abdulhafiz worked as a Medical and Clinical Director for Syracuse Behavioral Healthcare, New York. He previously held positions as an Assistant Professor at Upstate University Hospital and Medical School, New York where he was a Co-Director of the Inpatient Psychiatric Services.

Dr. Abdul Hafiz earned his medical degree from Georgetown school of Medicine in Washington D.C. and completed his residency in Psychiatry at the University of Maryland Medical System in Baltimore. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. In addition, he is a Buprenorphin/Naltrexone certified provider by American Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA).

Dr. Imad Yassin Saadeldin

Dr. Imad Yassin Saadeldin obtained his MD in pediatrics in 1994 from Vienna and Graz Universities, Austria, and the Fellowship in Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine from the Austrian Medical Association, Vienna, Austria.

He did his postgraduate training in pediatric neurology at the Pediatric Neurology department, Graz University Hospital, Graz, Austria. He obtained his membership from the Royal College of Pediatrics and Child health (MRCPCH) from UK.

Expertise

  • Epilepsy and non-epileptic events
  • Cerebral palsy/performing Botox injections
  • Delayed language, autism and ADHD
  • Movement disorders like tics and dystonia
  • Muscle weakness disorders
  • Headaches, including migraine
  • Performing: Video-EEG, ABR, NCS, VEP
Hana Fathy Shenooda

Hanaa Fathy Shenooda, Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Abu Dhabi, has 22 years of experience in the United Arab Emirates, and during her tenure has worked as a Clinical Psychologist in the Behavioural Science Pavilion at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City. Hanaa Fathy Shenooda attained her Bachelor degree in Psychology from Ain Shams University in Egypt. In addition, Hanaa Fathy received a Diploma in Clinical Psychology from the United Arab Emirates University in Al Ain. She also received another Diploma in Family Counseling and Therapy from the University of Sharjah. Hanaa Fathy is a member of Ranem Psychological Association in Egypt.

Hanaa Fathy Shenooda has an extensive experience in the assessment and treatment of many Child, Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric mental health disorders including:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety (phobia, social anxiety, panic attacks, etc…)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Individual and Family Therapy
Dr. Rami Alshihabi

Dr. Rami Alshihabi is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Head of Psychology at the British Neurology and Psychiatry Center. Dr. Rami possess more than 18 years of experience between the United States of America and the United Arab Emirates.

Dr. Rami earned his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Alliant International University in the state of California (U.S.A). Dr. Rami has held Director and Head of Psychology and Counselling positions within the Behavioural Science Pavilion at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City and New York University in Abu Dhabi, respectively. In addition, Dr. Rami is a vital member within the Department of Health’s Psychology Licensing Committee, in Abu Dhabi, since 2010; and is a California Board of Psychology and Abu Dhabi Department of Health licensed Clinical Psychologist.

Dr. Rami Alshihabi has an extensive experience in the assessment and treatment of many Child, Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric mental health disorders including:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety (phobia, social anxiety, panic attacks, etc…)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Eating Disorders
  • Identity Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Individual and Family Therapy

Dr. Rami Alshihabi has a comprehensive experience in the Psychological Assessments of Bariatric Surgery (Bypass, Sleeve, etc…) and Transplant (Kidney and Liver) patients.

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