Prof. AlSheikh is an Internal Medicine & Endocrinology Consultant at Dr. Soliman Fakeeh Hospital (DSFH). His area of specialization includes the treatment of all Internal Medicine & Endocrinology cases and Diabetic patients.
Studies Dr. AlSheikh graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Medicine and Surgery from the Faculty of Medicine at King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia in 1987 and subsequently acquired a certified Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) Diploma from London University in 1992, London, UK, after successfully passing the accredited Specialty Certificate Examination that is designed to test the skills, knowledge and behaviour of doctors in training. Furthermore,received his Certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine from King Abdulaziz University in 1993, followed by a Fellowship at the Royal College of Physicians at the London University in 1999.
Work Experience Between 1996 and 1999, Dr. AlSheikh used to serve as an Endocrinology Consultant at the Medicine Department at King Fahad Armed Forces Hospital in Jeddah, and King Abdulaziz University before joining DSFH in the year 2000. Previously, Dr. AlSheikh held multiple roles at the Faculty of Medicine at King Abdulaziz University, climbing the ranks since he joined in 1987. He started his career as an Intern at the Faculty of Medicine at King Abdulaziz University in 1987, then as a Resident in Medicine at the same University in 1988 and later as a Registrar in Medicine at the same University in 1989, before being promoted to serve as a Senior Registrar in in 1990. Finally, Dr. AlSheikh now serves as a Consultant in Medicine at the Faculty of Medicine at the same University, since he was appointed in the year 1992. Additionally, Dr. AlSheikh was promoted to serve as a Professor in at the Faculty of Medicine at King Abdulaziz University in 2010.
Member, American Diabetes Association, 1998
Fellow, the Royal College of Physicians of Canada, 1999
Member, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, 1999
Chairman, Saudi Scientific Society, since 2009
Chairman, Medical Department, King Abdulaziz University Hospital, 2008-2009