Dr. Nasheeda Saeed
Department: Internal Medicine
Joined: 15 December 2018
Consultant in Internal Medicine
Dr. Nasheeda Saeed is the first full-time Maldivian Physician working at ADK Hospital. Dr. Nasheeda Saeed completed her undergraduate studies at Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy in the Russian Federation in the year 2008, after which she completed her internship in JSS Medical College in Mysore, a prominent teaching hospital in Karnataka, India in the year 2009. She served as a Medical Officer at the Department of Internal Medicine in IGMH from 2009 until 2013; after which she embarked on her post-graduate residency at the National University Hospital of Malaysia (HUKM). She completed her residency programme in Master of Internal Medicine in November 2018. She successfully completed her Master Degree thesis on a research project she conducted on the management of high blood sugar in hospitalized patients.
Areas of Clinical Expertise and Interest:
Apart from her clinical expertise to the diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care of adults across the spectrum from health to complex illnesses, including care of pregnant women with gestational diabetes and other pre-existing medical conditions, she also takes special interest in creating public awareness to improve general health and wellbeing of the community and firmly believes that awareness is an integral part of achieving health.
She takes a special interest in treating patients with Diabetes Mellitus and providing them with self-management education, short and long-term goals and an individualized approach for the patients.
- Undergraduate: MD (BMQ), 2008, Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy, Russia
- Post Graduate: MD (Internal Medicine). 2018, National University Hospital (HUKM), Malaysia