More About The Doctor
Associate professor in Dubai Medical College for Girls
The first Prolotherapist in Middle East (training in the University of Wisconsin-USA)
Job description: assessment and treatment of patients, prescription of diagnostic and medications, intraarticular and periarticular injections, Botox injections, Prolotherapy, PRP injections, US guided injections, orthotic/prosthetic appliances creating rehabilitation plan and program, team work coordinator.
Area of expertise: Acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders including neck and back pain, joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments disorders. Pain management and rehabilitation of sports injuries and neurological disorders including Stroke, Brain injuries, Spinal cord injuries etc.
Particular interest: regenerative medicine as a part of rehabilitation; eg. Prolotherapy, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy, Stem cells…
Education & Experience
Medical Doctor, GP- 1982, University of Sarajevo, Medical Faculty, Bosnia & Herzegovina (Former Yugoslavia). Specialist in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (Physiatrist), 1988, University of Sarajevo. Master of Medical Sciences (MSc), 1989, University of Sarajevo. Doctor of Medical Science (PhD), 1996, University of Sarajevo. Associate Professor 2007, Dubai Medical College for Girls.
American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (AAPM&R). BHAAS – Bosnia & Herzegovina American Academy of Arts and Science. International Spinal Interventions Society (ISIS). UAE Medical Association. Neuroscience Society – UAE. First chairman of Emirates Rehabilitation Society .