Nathalie Elias Awad is Physiotherapist at ACPN. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy from the Fatima College of Health Sciences, Abu Dhabi in 2019. She is a DOH licensed Physiotherapist in Abu Dhabi.
Starting her career in physiotherapy and rehabilitation in 2019, she worked as physiotherapist for the inpatient and long-term care unit at Burjeel Medical City, Abu Dhabi and at Danat Al Emarat Hospital for their inpatient and outpatient clinics seeing patients of all ages. She carried out her clinical training at prestigious healthcare institutions including Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, and Healthpoint Hospital Abu Dhabi. She is well-versed in musculoskeletal, neurological, ICU, post-operative rehabilitation for orthopedic as well as obstetrics & gynecology patients, as well as rehabilitation for children and newborns. With a passion for voluntary service, she dedicated her time as a fitness screener at the Special Olympics World Games for People of Determination for the 2017 & 2018 seasons.
Her areas of interest include women’s health for outpatient and inpatient, virtual prenatal services, NICU along with post discharge neonatal services including follow-ups and parent education about premature complications, and early interventions. Her approach to treatment follows evidence-based care plans that are updated with the latest interventions. Working with a multitude of age groups, Ms. Awad works with children with developmental delays, adults having pelvic floor rehabilitation, neurorehabilitation, pain management and musculoskeletal cases.
Nationality: Syrian / Armenian
Spoken Language(s): Arabic, English