Dr. Younes Altaia

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Specialty: Heart – Cardiovascular

Hospital: Medeor Hospital, Abu Dhabi

Dr. Younes Altaia is a German-trained Consultant Interventional Cardiologist with over 15 years of experience in Interventional Cardiology at the Medeor Hospital, Abu Dhabi

Dr. Younes Altaia received his medical degree and, completed his Internal Medicine & Cardiology residency from Damascus University, Syria.

In 2008, He received the German board in Cardiology and subspecialized in Interventional Cardiology. Dr. Younes has vast experience working as an Interventional Cardiologist in some of the best hospitals in Syria, Germany, and the UAE.

Educational Background:

  • German board; Cardiology and Internal medicine (Facharzt Innere Medizin und Kardiologie), Germany
  • Doctor of Medicine, Damascus University, Syria
  • Certificates:

  • Certificate in cardiovascular magnetic resonance, USA
  • Certificate in cardiovascular magnetic resonance, Germany
  • Certificate in Pacemaker Programming, Germany
  • Certificate in ICD-Programming, Germany
  • Certificate for CRT-Programming, Germany
  • Dr. Younes’s Courses and Training:

  • Cardio-CT-hands on Workshop, Frankfurt University Germany
  • Cardiac-MRI course, Ulm University, Germany
  • Cardio-CT advanced Course, Erlangen University, Germany
  • Doppler und Duplex sonography, Berlin Heart Centre, Berlin, Germany
  • Coro Intense Basic and Advanced, Mannheim University, Mannheim, Germany
  • Pacemaker programming, Bad Nauheim, Germany
  • PCI in NSTEMI and STMI in Munich, Germany
  • Interventional Cardiology, Bodensee, Germany
  • Transoesophageal Echocardiography Course, Bad Nauheim, Germany
  • Echocardiography Congress, Cologne, Germany
  • Dr. Younes’s Field of Expertise:

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Digital Subtraction angiography
  • Echocardiography with Tissue Doppler, Special tracking, contrast Echocardiography, Stress Echocardiography, Transoesophageal Echocardiography
  • Doppler Carotid and Peripheral Vessels
  • Pacemaker-programming and ICD-programming
  • CRT-Programming
  • Cardiac MRT
  • Cardiac CT