Dr. Hala Sakkal

Consultant, General Pediatrics / Pediatric Endocrinology


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								Dr. Hala Sakkal
Medical School & Graduate Training :
  • Graduated from Aleppo University Medical School in Syria 1981
  • Transitional Internship in Washington D.C., USA 1983
  • Pediatric Residency Program: 3 years at Mercy Hospital Chicago Illinois, USA 1984-1987
  • Pediatrics Endocrinology Fellowship Program at University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, USA 1993-1996
  • American Board Certified in Pediatrics 1989
  • American Board Certified in Pediatric Endocrinology 1997
  • American Board Certified in Obesity Medicine 2017
Areas of Professional Interest:
Dr. Hala offers a comprehensive pediatric service inclusive of medical, growth, development and psychological evaluation with vaccinations and nutritional support for children newborn to 18 years of age in a professional, caring, patient-friendly and compassionate settings dedicated to pediatric excellence. In addition to all disorders related to hormonal disturbances:
  • Normal growth & growth disorders (short stature, growth hormone deficiency…)
  • Obesity and related disorders
  • Sexual Precocity and sexual delay & menstrual disorders
  • Thyroid gland disorders
  • Calcium, vitamin D & parathyroid gland disorders
  • Adrenal gland and sexual ambiguity disorders
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Hirsutism
Your child’s wellbeing is our aim.
Places of Practice Prior to Joining Cure:
  • 6 years in Chicago, USA as General Pediatrician 1987-1993
  • First Pediatric Endocrinology in Syria worked in Aleppo for 8 years
  • 15 years’ experience in UAE: Ibn Sina Medical Center, Emirates Hospital & Cosmesurge for One Day Surgery, Gulf Diagnostic Center, Swedish Medical Center.