Dr. Adel Karrani is Consultant Psychiatrist at ACPN. Completing his specialization in medical sciences from University of Wales, UK, he is a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists. He is registered consultant with the MOH in Sharjah and Northern Emirates.
With over a decade of practice in psychiatry, Dr. Karrani served in various tertiary and secondary care rehab centers in directorial roles guiding clinical administration, training and residency programs, while also managing direct patient care. He served as CEO at the Amal Psychiatric Hospital in Dubai since 2018 prior to joining ACPN in 2023. Working extensively in hospital settings, Dr. Karrani managed outpatient and inpatient units in Kuwait Hospital and Rashid Hospital. He directed the training and residency program at Rashid Hospital helping graduate trainees along their educational journey. His care towards patients is focused on treatments for adults and children with affective disorders, anxiety disorders, depression, ADHD, panic and phobias, as well as rendering services in aviation psychiatry. He works in close liaison with multi-disciplinary teams ensuring patients achieve optimal treatment outcomes.
Dr. Karrani is a renowned thought leader in the field of psychiatry in the UAE and the Gulf region. His contribution to the field of psychiatry in UAE involved setting up and managing clinical operations at long term rehabilitation centers, while also ensuring a steady stream of medical graduates in psychiatry from the Arab Board of Medical Specializations.