Dr. Gamal Al-Saied was born on 2nd of March 1961, in Kafr El-Sheikh, Egypt. He graduated in December 1986 from Al-Azhar University with Bachelorís Degree in medicine and surgery with general grade very good with honor. He has been ranked ninth in the list of top ten students at the Faculty of Medicine, Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt. Then, he performed his internship for one year rotating through different specialties in the period from 1987 to 1988 at Al-Azhar University Hospitals. After he had finished one year in the obligatory military medical service, he returned back to join the Pediatric Surgery Department, Al-Azhar University Hospitals as a pediatric surgery resident from 1989 till 1992. During this period, he has got the Masterís Degree (MSc) in pediatric surgery, in November 1991. Then, he was appointed as a demonstrator of pediatric surgery in 1992, then, assistant lecturer of pediatric surgery in 1993 in the Pediatric Surgery Department. Dr. Gamal Al-Saied has got a Medical Doctorate degree (MD) in November 1998. Then, he was promoted to a lecturer of pediatric surgery in the Pediatric Surgery Department. In May-2004, he was promoted to an assistant professor of pediatric surgery in Pediatric Surgical department, Al-Azhar University Hospitals. In 2008, he has got a Fellowship of European Board in Pediatric Surgery, Glasgow, Scotland. In June 2009 he was promoted to be a full professor of pediatric surgery in Pediatric Surgical department, Al-Azhar University Hospitals. Professor Gamal Al-Saied had 2 published theses (MSc and MD) and he supervised 2 thesis of Masterís Degree. Also, he has published 30 international researches in international journals of pediatric surgery and chapter in international text book (CURRENT CONCEPTS OF URETHROPLASTY) Edited by Donkov I. 2011, pp 35-42. He has invited as an international speaker and chairperson in many international conferences of pediatric surgery. Professor Gamal Al-Saied is an editor in pediatric surgery journals (Clinics in Surgery, JSM pediatric surgery) and reviewers in pediatric surgery journals (Annals of Pediatric Surgery, Saudi Surgical Journal, JAMA surgery). In 2003, he was the founder and head of pediatric surgery unit at King Abdul Aziz Specialist Hospital Taif, Saudi Arabia. He did a lot of major and minor operations in neonatal and pediatric surgery field (open and laparoscopic).
Gamal Al-Saied is interested in neonatal and pediatric laparoscopic surgery and hypospadiology.