Mr. Esam Abdelaal
- UPMC Whitfield Hospital
- UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre
- Breast cancer
- Lung cancer
Mr. Dr. Esam Abdelaal, consultant radiation oncologist, was raised in Mansoura, Egypt, and graduated from Medical College at Mansoura University, Egypt in 1988. Following his internship and specialist training at Mansoura University Hospital, he undertook a Masters in Medicine (Radiation Oncology) and a Fellowship in Radiology (Therapeutic) at Mansoura University, Egypt in 1994. Dr. Abdelaal was awarded a two-year fellowship at the University of North Shore and Stony Brook, USA, from 1998 to 2000. Following his return to Egypt, he spent two years at the University Hospital of Mansoura and was awarded his PhD in Radiation Oncology in 2002.
He has worked as a consultant clinical radiation oncologist at Kuala Lumpur Hospital, Malaysia from 2003 to 2010; the Armed Forces Hospital, Saudi Arabia from 2010 to 2012; and at Mansoura University Hospital, Egypt, 2012 to 2014. Dr. Esam is registered as a medical practitioner and a specialist oncologist by the: Egyptian Medical Council, Malaysian Medical Council, Saudi Medical Council, Irish Medical Council.
In March 2015, Dr. Esam joined UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre as a consultant radiation oncologist.