Dr. Abdulrahim Y. Qaraqish

Consultant Cardiologist:

Tel: 00962798920135

Email: aqaraqish@yahoo.com

                                                      Alissra Hospital -  Amman,Jordan

 

 

CURRICULUM  VITAE                                                

 

Dr. Abdulrahim Y. Qaraqish

Tel:00962798920135

Email: aqaraqish@yahoo.com

                                                      Alissra Hospital -  Amman, Jordan

 

Date of Birth:       1st January 1946

Place of Birth:      Abbassieh

Nationality:          Jordanian

Martial Status:     Married- 2 Children

Language:             Arabic (mother tongue)

                             English (Excellent)

 

Academic Qualifications:

1.     PH. D (Degree of Doctor in Cardiology and Vascular Disease),

Cairo, Egypt 1980 (4 Years).

2.     Diploma in Cardiology, Cairo-Egypt 1976 (2 Years).

3.     Diploma in Medicine. Cairo-Egypt 1971 (1 Year).

4.     MBBCh (Very good, Honor Degree),

Cairo- Egypt 1969 (6 Years).

 

Professional Experience:

1.     Consultant Cardiologist: Alissra Hospital,Amman,Jordan Nov.2011-Todate 

2.     Head cardiology & Medical department: Batnan Medical Center, Tobruk, Libya. Sep. 2001-June 2011

 

 

3.     Senior Consultant Cardiology Diagnostic Clinic, Amman- Jordan.

July 2000- Sep.2001.

4.     Consultant Cardiologist Cardiology Diagnostic Clinic, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Nov. 1993- Dec. 1999 .

5.     Head, Cardiology Department, Consultant Cardiologist Security Forces Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Sep. 1989- Nov. 1993.

6.     Consultant Cardiologist, Director of Non-invasive Cardiology Laboratory, Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine. King Khalid University Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. March 1987- Sep. 1989.

 

7.     Senior Register Cardiology Division, Dept. of Medicine, King Khalid University Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Nov. 1982- March 1987.

 

8.     Fellow in Cardiology King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Nov. 1980- Nov. 1982.

 

9.     Register in Cardiology Ain-Shams University Hospitals, Cairo, Egypt. July 1976- April 1980.

 

10.   Resident in Cardiology Ain-Shams University Hospitals. Cairo, Egypt. Sept. 1972- Dec. 1975.

 

11.   House Officer Rotating in General Medicine & General Surgery. Ain-Shams University Hospitals, Cairo, Egypt. Sep. 1969- Aug. 1970.

Administrative Experience:

1.     Head of Cardiology in Security Forces Hospital, Riyadh, KSA.

2.     Associate Director of Non-Invasive Cardiology Laboratory.

3.     Member of the Saudi Heart Association.

4.     Member of the American Society of Echocardiography.

5.     Member of the Riyadh Cardiology Club.

6.     Instructor in the Advance and Basic Cardiac Life Support of the Saudi Heart Association.

7.Member of EAE(European Association of Echocardiography).

8.Member of Saudi Heart Association.

 

Skills:

1.     Clinical Consultant Cardiologist.

2.     Non-Invasive Cardiologist.

3.     Assistant Professor in Cardiology and Medicine.Omar Almukhtar University.Tobruk,Libya.

4.     Instructor in Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support.

 

Publications:

1.     Hypertensive Brain Diseases: Subcortical Arteriosclerotic Encephalopathy (Binswanger's Disease). Basim A. Yaqub, Abdul Rahim Y. Qaraqish, Mansour Al-Nozha, Bulletin of the Saudi Heart Association; Vol. 1 No. 2 January 1989, pp. 52-56.

2.     Hypertensive Brian Disease, II Hypertensive Encephalopathy, Mansour Al-Nozha, Abdulrahim Y. Qaraqish, Basim Yaqub, Tahir Obeid, Bulletin of the Saudi Heart Association: Vol. 1 No. 3, May 1989; pp 111-115.

3.     Left ventricular hypetrophy: Electrocardiographic criteria in the Presence of Left Bundle Branch Block. Abdulrahim Y. Qaraqish, Mansour Al-Nozha, Bulletin of the Saudi Heart Association: Vol.1 No. 4, 1989; pp. 168-172.

4.     Clinical Associations of Left Bundle Branch Block in a University Hospital in Saudi Arabia: A Retrospective Study of 75 cases. Mansour Al-Nozha, Inayat S.Husain,AbdulrahimY.Qaraqish,Saad S.Alharthi. Medical Journal 1989:10(1): 34-38.

5.     Cerebral Infraction and Left Ventricular Mass: A clinical and Echocardiographic Study M. Bahemuka, M. Al-Nozha, A.R. Shamena, A.R. Qaraqish and A. Lambourne. Quarterly Journal of Medicine, New Series 67, No. 524, pp. 467-472, June 1988.

6.     Cardiomyopathy in Saudi Arabia: The King Khalid University Hospital Experience. Mansour Al- Nozha, Abdul Rahim Qaraqish, Inayat S. Hussain and Saad S. Al-Harthi, Annals of Saudi Medicine, Vol. 8 No. 6, pp 452-456, 1988.

7.     Prevalence of mitral value prolapse in young presumably healthy Saudi men. Annals of Saudi Medicine, Vol. 8(1): 40-42, 1988.

8.     A trial Fibrillation An analysis of 65 patients from King Khalid Hospital. Al-Nozha M. Hussain I.S., Al-Harthi S.S and Qaraqish A.R. Annals of Saudi Medicine, Vol. 6, No. 3, July 1986.

9.     Cyanotic Congenital Heart disease: An Echocardiographic- Angiographic Study on 100 cases, Ph. D Thesis, Cairo, 1978.

10.                        Prolapse of the Mitral Value in hyperthyroid patients in Saudi Arabia. Mohammad S. Noah, Raid A. Sulaimani, Funsho O. Famuyiwa. Mansour Al-Nozha and A. Qaraqish. International Journal of Cardiology, 19(1988): 217-223.

11.                        The uses of Echocardiography in Fallot's Tetralogy. Annual Meeting of the Egypt Society of Cardiology-Cairo, 1979.

12.                        The uses of Echocardiography in Cyanotic Heart Disease (Abstract). Qaraqish A., Demerdash H. and Ziady G. 6th Annual Meeting. The Symposium society of Cardiology, 1978.

13.                        Two dimensional Echocardiography in Valvular Heart Disease. Qaraqish A. Y. Saudi Heart Association. 1st Scientific Session, September 1987.

14.                        Prevalence of mitral Value Prolapse in presumably healthy young Saudi men and women. Al-Harthi S.S., Qaraqish A.Y., Al-Hussein I. 1st Scientific of the Saudi Heart Association. September 1987.

15.                        Intravenous Dipyridamole Thallium-201 Scintigraphy. Ek-desouki M. A-Nozha M, Al-Harthi S.S., Qaraqish A, Hussein I and Noah M: 1st Scientific Session of the Saudi Heart Association. September 1987.

16.                        Arrhythmias in Dilated Cardiomyopathy: incidence, clinical Significance and Prognostic Pattern. Noah M. and Qaraqish A. Annals of Saudi Medicine 10(2): 137-138.

17.                        Hypertensive Brain Disease III: Lacuna Syndromes. Shamena A, Yaqub B, Qaraqish A and Al-Nozha M. Bulletin of the Saudi Heart Associated. Vol. 2(1): 28-31, 1990.

18.                        Non-invasive evaluation of cardiac abnormalities in Heat Stroke Pilgrims Harthi S, Noah M, Arafah H, Qaraqish A, and Akhtar J. International Journal of Cardiology 37:151-154, 1992.

19.                        Cardiac Amyloidosis: Diagnostic features and clinical implications. Mohamed S. M. Nouh, MD; Mansour M. AI-Nozha, FRCP; Abdulrahim Y. Qaraqish, MD, Mohamed R. Arafa, mere. Hussain A. Yamani, JBIM; Mostafa Al-Shemairi, MRCP, Saad A. Al-Subahi, MRCP. features. Ann Saudi Med 1996;16(4):405-40.

20.Cardiomyopathy in Saudi Arabia: The King Khalid University Hospital Experience. Mansour Al- Nozha, Abdul Rahim Qaraqish, Inayat S. Hussain and      Saad S. Al-Harthi, Annals of Saudi Medicine, Vol. 8 No. 6, pp 452-456, 1988.

 

 

 

 

           

 

 

 

.