Dr. Nabil Shehata

Dr. Nabil Shehata, MD, is a Neonatology Consultant and Head of Department at Saudi German Hospital, Riyadh. A member of the prestigious Saudi Pediatric Society, Saudi Neonatal Society, and Egyptian Neonatal Society, Dr. Shehata is a licensed consultant by the Saudi Ministry of Health (MOH) and the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCFHS).

With extensive experience dealing with all types of conventional and high-frequency ventilators and incubators, Dr. Shehata is highly specialized in performing complex procedures in the NICU.

Doctor can help with

  • Neonatal care
  • Child immunization
  • Children’s nutrition & fitness
  • Diagnosis of various illnesses & infections
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) procedures

Professional Journey

  • 2020

    Head of Department & Neonatology Consultant Saudi German Hospital, Riyadh

  • 2020

    Memberships Saudi Pediatric Society Saudi Neonatal Society Egyptian Neonatal Society

  • 2020

    Licensed by Saudi Ministry of Health (MOH) Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCFHS)

  • 2018

    Diploma in Pediatric Nutrition Boston University, USA

  • 2018

    Diploma in Preterm Nutrition The University of Western Australia, Perth

  • 2006 - 2011

    Head of Department & Neonatology Consultant Saudi German Hospital, Sana’a

  • 2006

    Fellowship - German Board Essen University Hospital, Germany

  • 2006

    Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine German Board Certification, Germany

  • 2001 - 2004

    Pediatric Specialist Saudi German Hospital, Aseer

  • 1998

    Diploma in Pediatrics University of Vienna, Austria


  • Treated over 10,000 preterm babies

  • Saved the lives of many 23-week old babies weighing 500 grams

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