Hani Sabbour, MD
Staff Physician, Cardiology
Heart & Vascular Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Prior to joining Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Dr. Sabbour graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in basic Medical Sciences and Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine and Surgery from Kuwait University Faculty of Medicine in 1994 with first class honors and was twice awarded His Highness the Emirs Gold Medal for academic excellence in both degrees. He subsequently went on to train in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease at SUNY Stony Brook in New York and was elected resident and fellow of the year several times. He then completed his training in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology at Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School and was appointed Clinical Instructor in Cardiology at Harvard Medical School in 2001 as well as SUNY Stony Brook. He has six American Board Certifications. He is currently American Board of Internal Medicine Certified in Cardiac Electrophysiology, Advanced Heart failure and Transplant Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease , Internal Medicine, and Board Certified in Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology. He has always been heavily involved in teaching and been on the teaching faculty at Brown University since 2006. He was promoted to Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine and Cardiology at Brown University Warren Alpert School of Medicine in 2013 . Dr Sabbour has been active in research and is currently an active PI in two international multi-center trials in the field of pacing and ICDs and has had several publications in the field .He was also appointed the Internal Medicine residency program director at Al Ain Hospital as well as Arab Board Cardiology fellowship site co-director . He has been  practicing in Rhode Island for 11 years and moved to the UAE in 2013 to be on staff as Consultant Cardiologist at SEHA (SKMC, Mafraq, Al Ain Hospital and Tawam) Hospitals , he recently moved to CCAD in 2016  . His main clinical interests and expertise are in the management of Arrhythmias & Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation , Advanced CHF and Pulmonary Hypertension  and Adult Congenital Heart Disease , as well as familial hyperlipidemia and complex lipid disorders .He is a co PI in the Gulf  Familial Hyperlipidemia Registry and co-author on the Middle East Dyslipidemia Guidelines as well as the Gulf ICD Registry and Practical Guidance on Anticoagulation for Atrial Fibrillation in the Middle East .