Associate Dean, Clinical Affairs, College of Medicine, KSAU-HS
Associate Professor and Consultant, Pediatric Surgeon, 
Department of Surgery, KAMC-Riyadh

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor and Consultant, Pediatric Surgeon,
Department of Surgery, KAMC-Riyadh
(966) 1-252-0088 Ext. 12122


Dr. Saud A. Al Jadaan is the Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, College of Medicine, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences (KSAU-HS). He is in charge of phase III (clinical phase), at the College of Medicine, where the students take their clinical blocks at King Abdulaziz Medical City, and its affiliated clinics/hospitals. He is also in charge of the internship unit, and the teaching assistants at the College of Medicine.


  • M.B.B.S.: College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (1985).
  • Specialist Certificate in General Surgery (The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada) 1994.
  • Specialist Certificate in Pediatric General Surgery (The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada) 1997.

Clinical Service

  • Consultant, Pulmonary Section, Department of Medicine, KAMC-Riyadh since 1997
  • Medical Director (Founder), Pulmonary Rehabilitation Center, KAMC-Riyadh since 1997
  • Consultant, Pediatric Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, KAMC-Riyadh since 1997


  • King Abdulaziz Second Degree Medal, November 2002.
  • King Abdulaziz First Degree Medal, November 2003.


  • Saudi Council for Health Specialties.
  • Riyadh Pediatric Surgery Club.
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
  • Canadian Association of Pediatric Surgeons.

Research Focus

  • Conjoined Twins
  • Pulmonary congenital anomalies
  • Trauma
  • Medical Ethics


  1. Omar Oda, Mohammad Zamakhshary, Mohammad A Namshan, Saud A Jadaan and Hisham A Shalaan, Bowel ischemia in a baby with unspecified renovascular hypertension: a case report, J Med Case Reports. 2011 Dec 9;5(1):569.
  2. Mohammad Al Namshan, Omar Oda, Jameela Almaary, Saud Al Jadaan, Stanley Crankson, Esam Al Banyan, Mohammad Al Shaalan and Mohammad Zamakhshary, Bacillus Calmette-Guerin-related cold thigh abscess as an unusual cause of thigh swelling in infants following BCG vaccine administration: a case series, J Med Case Reports. 2011 Sep 22;5:472.
  3. Zamakhshary Mohammad; Oda Omar; Alrabeeah Abdullah; Al Jadaan Saud; Al-Namshan Mohammad; Crankson Stanley; Hasosah Mohammed; Aljohani Othman; Abdulwahab Ahmed, A valid treatment option for isolated congenital microgastria, Annals of Pediatric Surgery: July 2011 - Volume 7 - Issue 3 - p 114–116.
  4. Abdullah Al-Rabeeah, Mohammed Zamakhshary, Mohammed Al-Namshan, Saud Al-Jadaan, Hesham Alshaalan, Aayed Al-Qahtani, Ibraheem Alassiri and Kingdom of Humanity team for conjoined twins separation, Hepatobiliary anomalies in conjoined twins, Journal of Pediatric Surgery, Volume 46, Issue 5, May 2011, Pages 888-892.
  5. Abdullah Al-Rabeeah, Saud Al Jadaan, Omar Oda, Mohammad Al Namshan, Stanley Crankson and Mohammad Zamakhshary. A minimally invasive option for the treatment of persistent postoperative esophageal leak: a case-report study. Annals of Pediatric Surgery: April 2011 - Volume 7 - Issue 2 - p 94–96.
  6. Saud Al Jadaan, Omar Oda, Stanley Crankson, Mohammad Al Namshaan, Mohammad Zamakhshary Is Bowel Rest a Prerequisite for Successful Outcome in Nonoperative Management of Extrahepatic Bile Duct Blunt Injury in Children? Annals of Pediatric Surgery,Vol. 6, No 3,4 July, October 2010, PP 170-173.
  7. Crankson SJ, Al Jadaan SA, Namshan MA, Al-Rabeeah AA. Oda O. The immediate, long- term outcomes of newborns with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Pediatr Surg Int. 2006 Feb 3:1-6.
  8. Al Jadaan S. Cholecystoenteric fistula an unusual complication of necrotizing enterocolitis. Saudi Med J. 2003 May; 24(5 Suppl): S42.
  9. Crankson SJ, Al-Rabeeah AA, Fischer JD, Al-Jadaan SA, Namshan MA. Idiopathic intussusception in infancy and childhood. Saudi Med J. 2003 May; 24 (5 Suppl): S18-20.
  10. Yasir Iqbal, Reem Al-Sudairy, Fahad M. Abdullah, Ali Al-Omari, and Saud Al-Jadaan; Lung Mass in a Child, Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. 2003 Aug; 25 (8): 677-8.