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Dr. Hussam Walid Alobida

Dr. Hussam Walid Alobida

Adult Infectious Diseases
Consultant Sub-Specialty
Adult Infectious Diseases
English, Arabic
14+ years

Brief Profile

Dr. Hussam Alobida is Sub-speciality Consultant in Adult Infectious diseases and Internal Medicine. He got a great interest in Immunocompromised patients related infections. He is a speaker in multiple local and international conferences with special interest in vaccination and transplant infectious diseases with experience exceeding 14 years.

Dr. Alobida had a great experience in Internal medicine field where he works a program director of IM residency program for 3 years in King Fahad Medical City. He also had a wide experience in adult infectious diseases as he works as head section of infectious diseases department in the same institute. 

Core Competencies

  • General medicine related diseases like DM, hypertension and dyslipidaemia.
  • Adult infectious diseases
  • Gastroenterology infections like H. Pylori and gastroenteritis
  • Pulmonary infections like pneumonia and lung abscess
  • Tuberculosis and fungal infections
  • Urinary tract infection 
  • Sexually transmitted infections like syphilis and gonorrhoea
  • CNS infections and meningitis
  • Skin infections
  • Surgical site infections and post ob infections
  • Osteomyelitis and prosthetic joint infections
  • Viral infections like HIV and hepatitis 
  • Vaccinations in elderly like Zoster vaccine and Pneumococcal vaccine
  • Travel medicine and vaccination
  • Tropical medicine
  • Solid organs transplant and stem cell transplant related infections


  • MBBS, King Saud University, 2010
  • Internal Medicine Board, Saudi Council of medical specialties, 2014
  • Adult Infectious Diseases fellowship, Saudi council of medical specialties, 2016
  • Transplant infectious diseases fellowship, University of Toronto, Canada, 2018