Dr. Saad Saad realized his career dreams at just a young age. His two older brothers who were both working construction at the time (and later became engineers) and he wanted to be just like them. It is a very common thing that younger siblings want to be just like their older brother and sisters. Well, the young future doctor was working construction with his brothers during the hot summers in Kuwait where he was raised. It can get up to 110 degrees Fahrenheit there. It was the unrelenting heat that made Dr. Saad Saad change his mind and opt out for a profession that included the indoors and air conditioning. Soon after he chose the life of doctor and surgeon. He moved to the United States and trained under the country’s best pediatrician Dr. H Biemann Othersen. Invaluable lessons were taught especially when it came to caring for each patient. They deserve the upmost respect and equal care regardless of their race, background, financial standing, etc. Dr. Saad Saad really took this to heart and has carried this with him when treating all this patients. He actually has won the Patients’ Choice Award in 2014 and the Compassionate Doctor Recognition Award in 2014.
The kind doctor is affiliated with a number of hospitals including Monmouth Medical Center, Clara Maass Medical Center, and Jersey Shore University Medical Center. He is a hard worker and puts the needs of his patients in the forefront. Dr. Saad Saad has very high standards that include no music or personal chatting in the operating room. He also makes sure to get plenty of sleep the night before and a proper breakfast to start off his day on the right foot. This makes things a lot easier and focused. The inspiring doctor has worked hard for his success. He says if a refugee from Palestine can make it, anyone can. With inspiring words like that, it’s hard not to get moving on your dreams. One of the best $100 he spent was on a $99 dollar plane ticket from Cairo, Egypt to Beirut, Lebanon. Dr. Saad Saad took his ECFMG exam there and it changed his life indefinitely.
Retired Co Medical Director at Hovnanian Children Hospital Dr. Saad Saad has performed countless pediatric surgeries on children ranging from infants to teenagers. Giving back is also in his nature and has gone on eight medical missions to Jerusalem. Poor disadvantaged children got the often complex surgeries they needed thanks to the help of Dr. Saad Saad.
The doctor attended Cairo University in Egypt where he received his medical degree. Soon after he started practicing medicine and has had a very lengthy career. With over 42 years under his belt, Dr. Saad Saad has won many awards and has helped many children get the kind of medical procedure they need. He currently lives in Eatontown, New Jersey with his wife of 42 years. They have four children together. Learn more: https://www.facebook.com/drsaadsaad12