Dr. Faisal Hamza Dalvi

Specialist – Internal Medicine

biography


Dr. Faisal completed his MBBS from the Grant Medical College in Mumbai in 2001. He also completed his MRCP from the Royal College of Physicians, UK in 2011. Furthermore, he went on to get a 2-year Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetes from Cardiff University, UK in 2013. He also cleared the Specialty Certificate Exam in Endocrinology and Diabetes from UK in 2014. 

He also has Fellowship in Endocrinology and Diabetes from Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, Scotland. Dr. Faisal has more than 12 years of experience in the UAE. He has practiced at leading private and government hospitals in Dubai and Sharjah. He is a member of professional organizations which include American Association of Clinical Endocrinologist (AACE), Emirates Diabetes Society & Emirates Medical Association. To his credit, Dr. Faisal has various publications in peer reviewed journals internationally. 

His key focus areas and special interests include:
  • Type 2 Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes Hypertension, Hyperlipidemia.
  • Obesity management (with medicines)
  • Diabetes in pregnancy and thyroid disorder in pregnancy.
  • Thyroid disorders, Thyroid nodules and follow up of thyroid cancer 
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome, Hirsutism.
  • High prolactin level
  • Pituitary , adrenal and hypothalamic disease.
  • Testosterone deficiency, Hypogonadism & Erectile dysfunction.
  • Low cortisol (Addison’s disease) and High Cortisol (Cushing’s syndrome) management
  • Asthma, COPD and Travel vaccinations.
  • 24 hr. Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, Spirometry and checkup for diabetic neuropathy.