About Dr. Samer Makhoul


Psychiatry & Psychology


Psychiatry, Mood disorder, Psychosis, Adult ASD & ADHD, & Eating Disorders


Consultant Psychiatrist - Head of Department

Work Experience

21 Years


English, Arabic




Dr. Samer Makhoul is a Consultant Psychiatrist at Reem Hospital who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of Depression, Mood Disorders, Anxiety, Panic Disorders, and more. He holds an MBBS from Damascus University, Syria, and is a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists. Dr. Samer owns a wide experience working with well-known NHS facilities in the UK and the UAE as well. He also has a special interest in the field of Aviation, where he holds the title of Specialist Aeromedical Examiner by the General Civil Aviation Authority in the UAE.

In addition to the aforementioned, Dr. Samer also owns a certificate of Psychopharmacology from the British Association of Psychopharmacology and a post-graduate certificate in Autism from Sheffield Hallam University in the UK. He held prominent positions in the past as a Multidisciplinary Service Director, Head of the Psychiatry Department, and Deputy Chief Medical Officer. He is also a regular speaker in national and international conferences with multiple publications in medical journals.
Dr. Samer is passionate and committed to patient care and has a strong commitment to the field of Psychiatry with a will and aim to raise awareness about mental health regionally.

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