Dr. Kamran Afsharian - Best Neonatologist in Dubai, UAE

Dr. Kamran Afsharian

Specialist Neonatologist
Languages Spoken: English, Farsi & Arabic (basic) Types of Physician: Full Time
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Dr. Kamran Afsharian’s exceptional expertise and dedication as a Neonatologist have made him a distinguished figure in the field of children’s health in Dubai. With an impressive background of over 20 years of clinical experience in neonatology and baby care, he has continuously demonstrated the highest level of excellence and quality in his practice. Having earned his MBBS from the esteemed Gilan University of Medical Sciences and Health Services in Rasht, Iran, in 1995, Dr. Kamran laid a strong foundation for his medical career. He further pursued his MD from the same university, showcasing his commitment to advancing his knowledge and skills in the medical field. His passion for neonatology led him to undergo specialized training in this domain at the renowned Iran University of Medical Sciences in Tehran, Iran, in 2004. Notably, his thirst for knowledge and continuous professional growth drove him to pursue further education internationally. In 2020, he successfully completed two distinguished programs in Germany, highlighting his commitment to staying at the forefront of the latest advancements in neonatal care. These programs include the Early Nutrition Program from Public University Munich, which emphasizes the importance of early nutrition in a child’s development, and the International Program on Preterm Nutrition from the European Foundation for the Care of Newborn Infants, which focuses on specialized care for preterm babies.

Dr. Kamran’s illustrious career is a testament to his exceptional medical expertise and leadership skills. His tenure as the CEO and CMO of the prestigious Iranian Hospital in Dubai for four years showcases his ability to lead and manage healthcare institutions with efficiency and excellence. His leadership extends beyond administrative roles, as he also took charge of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) divisions in various hospitals across both Iran and the UAE. Furthermore, Dr. Kamran Afsharian’s extensive practice in numerous multi-specialty hospitals in Iran, including the Mostafa Khomeini Hospital, Khtam-Al-Anbia Hospital and Persian Hospital in Tehran, allowed him to encounter a diverse range of medical conditions. His exposure to such a wide variety of illnesses has undoubtedly granted him profound knowledge and expertise in the field of neonatology, making him adept at handling complex and challenging cases.

Dr. Kamran Afsharian’s extensive skill set and experience as a Neonatologist and Pediatrician make him a formidable force in the realm of neonatal and pediatric medicine. His comprehensive expertise spans a wide range of services, showcasing his ability to handle any situation that may arise in the care of newborns and children. His proficiency in neonatal intensive care is particularly noteworthy, as he adeptly manages premature and critically ill newborns, providing them with the specialized attention and treatment they require during their most vulnerable moments. Additionally, his commitment to preventive care and early intervention highlights his dedication to promoting the long-term health and well-being of his young patients. Dr. Kamran’s interaction with families goes beyond simply administering medical treatments; he actively engages with them, offering education and support to foster a nurturing environment for each child’s growth and development. By empowering parents with knowledge, he plays an instrumental role in promoting the overall health of the child. Within his specialization in pre-term birth and its complications, he showcases a unique level of expertise. His ability to manage complex birth defects, chronic lung disease, heart problems and neonatal surgery exemplifies his skill and experience in dealing with challenging cases. Handling infections, congenital birth defects and in-utero drug exposure requires a deep understanding of various medical conditions and the ability to implement appropriate treatment plans. Dr. Kamran’s certifications in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) further underscore his commitment to maintaining the highest standards of care. His dedication to providing top-notch care and support to both newborns and their families serves as a shining example of his commitment to the betterment of the next generation’s health.

In addition to his prowess as a medical practitioner, Dr. Kamran’s active involvement in academia sets him apart as a well-rounded professional in the field of pediatric medicine. His dedication to research projects, seminar talks, paper presentations and participation in medical conferences reflects his commitment to advancing medical knowledge and sharing his expertise with the wider medical community. As an avid academician, his contributions to research projects not only enhance his own understanding of pediatric medicine but also enrich the knowledge base of the medical field as a whole. His engagement in cutting-edge research allows him to stay at the forefront of evolving medical trends and practices, ensuring that he can provide the most up-to-date and evidence-based care to his young patients.


  • MBBS, Gilan University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Rasht, Iran
  • MD, Gilan University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Rasht, Iran
  • Fellowship in Pediatrics and Neonatology, University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Tehran, Iran
  • Early Nutrition Specialization, LMU, Munich, Germany
  • International Program on Preterm Nutrition, EFCNI Academy, Germany


  • Pediatrics & Neonatology, Novomed Group, Dubai, UAE
  • Pediatrics & Neonatology, De Paris Clinic, Dubai, UAE
  • Chief Executive Officer, Iranian Hospital, Dubai, UAE
  • Chief Medical Officer, Iranian Hospital, Dubai, UAE
  • Manager of Ambulatory Clinical Operations, Iranian Hospital, Dubai, UAE
  • NICU Incharge, Iranian Hospital, Dubai, UAE
  • Division Chief of NICU, Khtam-Al-Anbia Hospital, Tehran, Iran
  • Division Chief of NICU, Mostafa Khomeini Hospital, Tehran, Iran
  • Pediatric Specialist, Parsian Hospital, Tehran, Iran
  • Pediatric Specialist, Day General Hospital, Tehran, Iran
  • Pediatric Specialist, Shahid Nooraei hospital, Gilan, Iran




  • Comprehensive care for premature infants and their families
  • Management of pre-term birth and its complications
  • Managing complex birth defects
  • Vaccinations and immunizations
  • Treatment of chronic lung disease and respiratory distress syndrome
  • Managing heart problems in neonates
  • Managing of chronic lung disease and respiratory distress syndrome in preterm newborns
  • Caring for babies with immature skin and eye disorders
  • Management of underdeveloped digestive and neurological systems
  • In-utero drug exposure complications
  • Neonatal Resuscitation in emergencies


  • Comprehensive healthcare for infants, children, and adolescents
  • Routine check-ups
  • Vaccinations and immunizations
  • Management of common childhood illnesses and infections
  • Diagnosis and treatment of pediatric diseases and conditions
  • Growth and development monitoring
  • Nutritional counseling for infants and children
  • Behavioral and developmental assessments
  • Managing chronic health conditions in children
  • Managing of asthma and allergy in children
  • Managing of skin disorders in children
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support in emergency care