Dr. Kaydar M. Al-Chalabi

About This Project

Dr. Kaydar M. Al-Chalabi

Dr. Kaydar M. Al-Chalabi has the following qualifications:

  • M.B.Ch.B.: June 1980 College of Medicine / University of Mosul – IRAQ
  • M.Sc.: Physical Medicine, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation (Grade very good) August 1989 Faculty of Medicine Ain Shams University, Cairo Egypt


  • BMD testing Machine for Osteoporosis Q Diagnostic Ultrasound for Musculoskeletal System
  • Diagnosis, Management, Treatment and Rehabilitation of:

All Rheumatologicla Conditions:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis. Osteoporosis, Gouty, Arthritis. Ankylosing Spondylitis, Rheumatic Fever, Psoriatic Arthritis…Etc
  • Intra-articular, Intra-Lesional and Trigger Pains injection
  • Local pains: Neck Pain. Back Pain. Joints Pain. Muscle and Bone Pain, Neuropathic Pain.

Neurological Conditions:

  • Stroke, Hemiplegia, traumatic Brain Injuries, Multiple Sclerosis, Peripheral Neuropathies, Cerebral Palsy…etc.
  • Spine and Spinal Cord Injuries:
    Paraplegia, Tetraplegia, Spasticity, Pressure Sores.
  • Neurological bladder & Neurogenic Bowel Dysfunction
    Management 8 Rehabilitation.
  • Urodynamic Tasting, Pelvic Floor Muscles Stimulation for Stress Incontinence.
  • Male Neurogenic infertility Rehabilitation.
  • Sport injuries Knees, Ankles. And all other joints.
  • Amputations: Upper Limbs, Lower Limbs Management,Rehabilitation & Prostheses

Medical Rehabilitation & Physiotherapy Department Services:

  • Physiotherapy |Equipments:
  • Supervised by Qualified Professional Physiotherapist.
  • Ultrasonic Therapy. Laser Therapy. Electra- Therapy IFT coupled with Vacuum Therapy, Heat Therapy ,Cervical and Lumbar Spines Traction, TENS , Infra-Red, Parafin Wax bath . Cryotherapy . Moist Hydrcollater Heat Therapy.

A Fully Equipped GYM For:

  • Strengthening of Muscles.
  • Gait TRAINING.
  • Post-Operative Rehabilitation.
  • Aerobic Conditioning.
  • Cardiovascular Conditioning.
  • To improve general health of the patient.
  • Domiciliary Physiotherapy (Home Physiotherapy): All Medical Assistive Device, Splints, Braces, Orthopedic Devices. Orthotics & Prosthetics & Laboratory Tests (taken on site) & All radiological Investigations, Urodynamic Study & EMG are outsources in & from well Accredited advanced Sources & Centers.

Work experience:

  • Specialist Physician In Physical Medicine ,Rheumatology And Rehabilitation.
    RMRC(Rheumatology, Rehabilitation Medicine And Physiotherapy Clinic)
    Royal Medical Center
  • Acting CEO & Chairperson of JCI Accreditation Committee:
    Neuro-Spinal Hospital/ Dubai.(October/2005- June/ 2011).In addition to practicing as Specialist Physician In Physical Medicine, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation,
  • Consultant Physician In Physical Medicine, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation & Director General of the Iraqi National Spinal Cord Injuries Center NSCIC / (IBN AL-KUFF SCI HOSPITAL) – June 2003 till October 2005.
  • Consultant and Head of Rheumatology and Medical Rehabilitation Department July 2000- till June 2003 in NSCIC.
  • Specialist Rheumatology , Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation -March 1st 1991 –until June 2000, National Spinal Cord Injuries Center (IBN AL-KUFF SCI HOSPITAL)
  • Specialist and Head of Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Medicine Department, Dec. 30th 1989 – Feb. 28th 1991, Tammooz Hospital
  • Post graduate study for M. Sc. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation from Feb. 1987 till Aug. 1989(Faculty of Medicine /Ain Shams University. Cairo Egypt)
  • Senior House officer (SHO) includes: Sep. 2nd 1984-Feb. 1st 1987, Training in Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Medicine (Neuro-Rehabilitation, Spinal Cord Injuries Rehabilitation) continued in IBN AL-KUFF SCI HOSPITAL.
  • House Officer (Internship) Sep.1980-Sept. 1984 in Alkarama Teaching hospital Baghdad, Alelwiya Pediatric Teaching hospital, &Al-Rashid Teaching Hospital.

Academic Career:

  • Lecturer in College of Medicine / University of Baghdad.
    since 1994 till 2005: Giving lectures in Rheumatology and Medical Rehabilitation
    6 hours / week for both Post Graduate students (Diploma in Rheumatology and Medical Rehabilitation) and 5th and 6th years under graduate students.

In charge and Responsible:

  • For the 3 months / year Intensive course (Theoretical and clinical) in Spinal Cord Injury Management and Rehabilitation in Ibn Al-Kuff Spinal Cord injuries Rehabilitation Hospital for post graduate students in Rheumatology and Medical Rehabilitation from both: College of Medicine, University of Baghdad and University of Mosul.


  • Theses submitted as partial fulfillment for Degree of Diploma in Rheumatology and Medical Rehabilitation. College of Medicine / University of Baghdad.
  • Conservative and Surgical Management of Pressure Sores in Iraqi Spinal Cord Injured patients.
  • Heterotopic Ossification in Spinal Cord Injuries
  • One M.Sc thesis is in public Health:
  • College of Medicine University of Baghdad.
  • Late Onset Complications of Spinal Cord Injuries.

Member in the Examining Committees:

  • For the post graduate students
  • Diploma in Rheumatology and Medical Rehabilitation.

Pro Membership

  • Emirates Medical Association – UAE
  • Emirates Neuroscience Society (ENS)
  • Emirates Neurology Society (EMINS)
  • Emirates Osteoporosis Society (EOS)
  • International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF)
  • Emirates Society of Rheumatology (ESR)
  • Iraqi International Medical Association (IIMA)
  • International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS).
    Formerly known as: International Medical Society of Paraplegia (IMSOP).
  • International Continence Society (ICS)
  • International Society Of Physical And Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM)
  • Iraqi Society for Rehabilitation Arthritis and Disabled Welfare (ISRADW).Member in the Board
  • Iraqi Fertility Society (IFS)

Participation in Medical Conferences as Speaker:

  • 6th Middle East Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Conference 27th-28th October 2013 Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi UAE.
  • IOF World Wide Conference of Osteoporosis Patients Societies May 31st-June 2nd 2013 Helsinki Finland.
  • 14th Dubai Spine Conference 9th-11th April 2013 Dubai UAE.


  • Medical Sciences Award Of Excellence Spinal Cord Injuries Rehabilitation in Iraq
    From The American Institute of Biography 2011
    To: IBN AL-KUFF Military Center for Rehabilitation / Iraq – 1994
    From : Arab Veterans and War Victims Union

Patent on an Invention

  • Name of patent: Electrically Assisted Ejaculator (EAE)
  • Patentor: Central System for Speicification and Quality Control. Ministers Council. Baghdad IRAQ.