Abed Alfattah Yacoub, MBBS, is an Associate Staff Physician, Hospitalist, in the Medical subspecialties institute at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. Prior to joining Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Dr. Yacoub completed his medical degree in Jordan where he graduated from Jordan University of Science and Technology College of Medicine. He completed four years of residency training in Internal Medicine at Jordan Hospital, Amman, Jordan.
Dr. Yacoub holds both Arab and Jordanian boards in Internal Medicine. He worked as an Internist/ Fellow in Medical Oncology for six months at King Hussein Cancer Center before he moved to work as a Senior Registrar Internist at Ministry of Health, KSA.
Dr. Yacoub truly enjoyed patient care and chose internal medicine as a career knowing the vast number of diseases that he will be able to treat, from simple to complex issues.