Dr. Basel Masri

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Specialty: Allergy and Immunology

Hospital: Jordan Hospital

Dr. Basel Masri is a Rheumatology Consultant at Jordan Hospital in Amman, Jordan. His interests lie in studying, diagnosing, and treating diseases that affect the immune system. He did his undergraduate studies at the University of Oran in Algeria and completed his residency program at the University of Grenoble – Faculty of Medicine in 1984 in France. He has also served at the Faculty of Medicine de Montpellier in France. Dr. Basel Masri also worked in Avignon Hospital Center (France) in the Department of Neurology and Rheumatology before resuming at Jordan Hospital.

In 1999, Dr. Basel Masri founded the Jordan Osteoporosis Center. He was awarded the 2020 International Osteoporosis Foundation Medal of Achievement for his numerous efforts in the treatment of osteoporosis. He is fluent in Arabic, French, and English.

Dr. Basel Masri’s Qualifications

  • MD, the University of Oran in Algeria
  • Residency, University of Grenoble – Faculty of Medicine in 1984 in France
  • Fellowship, University of Grenoble – Faculty of Medicine in 1989 in France

Dr. Basel Masri’s Field of Expertise

  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Inflammatory and Autoimmune Rheumatic Diseases
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasonography
  • Regional musculoskeletal Pain


  • Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
  • Sports Medicine Immunopathology in Rheumatology
  • Spine and Manual Medicine Diploma of Podology  
  • Member – Jordan Medical Association JMA
  • Member – Jordan Osteoporosis Prevention Society JOPS
  • French Board Certificate (FBC) in Rheumatology
  • Member – Jordan Rheumatology Society JRS