Dr. Kamran Afsharian is a Specialist in Pediatrics and Neonatology. Prior to his current role, he had been the Chief Executive Officer and Medical Director of Iranian Hospital and the clinical head of the NICU.
He has more than 17 years of experience as a clinical Pediatrician and Neonatologist, and over 8 years of experience in Pediatric medicine in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Dr. Kamran Afsharian has delivered various scientific/medical presentations, and seminars nationally and internationally that have contributed towards the development of the field within the region.
Dr. Afsharian’s scope of practice comprises a broad spectrum of complex medical and high-risk situations among newborns, including extreme prematurity or extremely low birth or who have severe and/or complex illnesses that require advanced level care and services.
He specializes particularly in preterm birth and its complications like complex birth defects, severe prematurity, and complications around pregnancy, labor, and delivery, including chronic lung disease, poor growth, respiratory distress syndrome, heart problems, immature skin, and eye disorders, and under-developed digestive and neurological systems. His practice also encompasses the investigation and management of babies born at full maturity who may suffer from infections, congenital birth defects, care for neonatal surgery, in-utero drug exposure, and complications from a traumatic birth. Not only does Dr.Afsharian spend his days (and long nights) providing critical care to babies as a neonatologist, he is also actively involved in the general pediatrics medical consultations. He is also certified with the Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP).