A few people the world are blessed with the ability and the talent to do several things of high velocity that affects millions of other fellow human beings. Dr. Saad Saad, a pediatric surgeon is a perfect example. He has lived in 6 countries, traveled to more than 9 countries, performed complex surgical procedures on children, and has come up with two patented medical inventions.
Dr. Saad Saad was born in Palestine. He is one of the eight children born to his parents. Shortly after Dr. Saad Saad was born in Palestine, he moved with his parents and siblings to Kuwait. It is here in Kuwait that Saad and his family spent most of his childhood life. When the time came to secure formal education in university, Dr. Saad Saad joined Cairo University. He graduated with Second Honors Medical Degree. Now that he has got what he wanted to train in, he moved to England. While here, Dr. Saad Saad got a chance to do an internship at several high-end hospitals in London. But shortly afterward, he decided to make another move. He did not realize that this would completely change his life and that of millions of children in the future.
Dr. Saad Saad wanted to major in pediatric patients. He chose to be a surgeon and after reading books and attending formal classes, he graduated as a pediatric surgeon. As a rule, many years would pass before Saad Saad is board certified. When the right time came, after conducting several rigorous tests and surgeries, he was certified. Learn more: https://www.crunchbase.com/person/saad-saad
For over 4 decades, Dr. Saad Saad has performed several complicated surgeries. Some of these surgeries have been done in the U.S. while others have taken him as far as the West Bank, Israel, and Saudi Arabia. While in these missions, Dr. Saad Saad realized that children undergo a lot of pain prior to the surgery itself. He then started the journey of making things easier or at least reduce the pain that his patients go through before and during the operation.
Journey Of Invention
Dr. Saad Saad spent several years studying medical procedures and found a loophole. He decided to have it mended. What he found out is that children and patients at large, go through a lot of pain when subjected to various tests prior to the surgery. He thus came up with two medical inventions.
The first of Dr. Saad Saad’s invention is the Catheter With Integral Electromagnetic Location Identification Device (it’s patented as 5, 727, 553). After this, he came up with Methods and Apparatus For Providing Suction, And/Or Irrigation In A Rigid Endoscope While Maintaining Visual Contact With A Target Area Through The Endoscope (Patented as 5, 725, 478). The two inventions Dr. Saad Saad studied aims at reducing the pain a patient goes through during a medical procedure.