Dr. Zaid Alrawi | Best Rheumatologist in Dubai at Clemenceau
CMC Hospital – DHCC 2
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Dr. Zaid Alrawi is a Swedish Board-Certified Best Consultant Rheumatologist in Dubai with over 19 years’ experience.

He completed his training at some of the most recognized Swedish institutions including Lund University Hospital and Blekinge Hospital. He has practiced rheumatology in both Sweden and the UAE.

During his practice in Sweden, he gained excellent experience in treating inflammatory and crystal joint diseases in adults, such as rheumatoid arthritis, spondylarthritis (like ankylosing spondylitis and arthritis associated with inflammatory bowel disease) psoriatic arthritis, gout arthititis and other rheumatic diseases. He is an expert in treating autoimmune connective tissue disease like Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), Sjogren’s syndrome, scleroderma, polymyositis and dermatomyositis and vasculitis.

He has a vast experience in the use of biologic agents in the management of auto-immune arthritis. He has a special interest in preventing and treating osteoporosis.

He is a keen interest in musculoskeletal ultrasonography as an efficient tool in diagnosis and management of rheumatic diseases. In addition, he is experienced in therapeutic local injections and ultrasound guided interventions. He served as the aeromedical rheumatology examiner for the Emirates airline.

A part of his medical carrier engaged in research projects, teaching and training medical students and resident physicians.



Inflammatory & crystal joint diseases in adults:
Rheumatoid arthritis
Psoriatic arthritis
Gout arthititis
Rheumatic diseases
Autoimmune connective tissue disease:
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
Sjogren’s syndrome



  • Bachelor of medicine and surgery (M.B.Ch.B.) Al Mustansiriyah University.
  • Swedish board in Rheumatology
  • General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) certified Aeromedical Examiner



  1. Published publications on Intestinal Dysbiosis and Systemic sclerosis and ongoing research on Rheumatoid Arthritis treatment and Dysbiosis
  2. General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) certified Aeromedical Examiner Rheumatologist.
  3. Member of the Swedish Society of Rheumatology


Consultant Rheumatologists perform a variety of tests and procedures to diagnose and manage rheumatic conditions. These may include blood tests, imaging studies (such as X-rays or MRI), joint aspiration or injections, bone density scans, and specialized diagnostic procedures based on the specific condition being evaluated.

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In addition to fluent English, Dr Zaid Alrawi is both a fluent Arabic speaking Rheumatologist in Dubai and fluent Swedish speaking Rheumatologist in Dubai.



Dr. Zaid is one of the best rheumatologists that I have come across. He treats his patients with a lot of care, understanding and ensures you get the best and right treatment quickly. He is kind and patient and makes sure you feel at ease. If you are with Dr. Zaid, rest assured that you are in safe hands.

Arohi Bangera

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