Tawam Hospital

Beds: 561

Doctors: 854

Specialities: 61

Hospital Info

Tawam Hospital is a is a premier tertiary care facility one of the largest hospitals in the United Arab Emirates, and part of the SEHA Health System owned and operated by Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA) PureHealth subsidiary, the largest integrated healthcare platform in the Middle East, which is responsible for the curative activities of all the public hospitals and clinics of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and northern emirates.

Tawam Hospital specifically designed & established in 1979 to address a range of complex and critical care requirements unique to the residents and communities of Al Ain City and Abu Dhabi emirate and designed to transform our healthcare system services to the highest medical quality and customer care to the international standards.


The facilities at Tawam Hospital, Al Ain combine state-of-the-art amenities and world-class service standards. The hospital is a 561 bed facility. It is a physician-led medical facility served by Western-trained, North American/European board certified & Arab board physicians, licensed by the Department of Health - Abu Dhabi. Tawam Hospital provides patients in the region with direct access to the world’s class healthcare services. Tawam Hospital services include: Adult & Paediatric Oncology, Palliative Care, IVF, Paediatrics Intensive Care Unit, Paediatrics Genetics & Metabolic, Paediatrics Allergy & Immunology, Obesity Centre for Adult and Paediatric, Physical Therapy, Pain management, and Sleep Unit. Tawam offers healthcare services in the specialties listed below, but not limited to: Emergency Medicine, Critical Care, Medicine, Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Surgery, Physiotherapy, Nuclear Medicine, Laboratory, and radiology services.

Dr. Sultan Mohamed Alkaram

Chief Executive Officer | Al Ain Region

As CEO, Dr. Al Karam oversees the Al Ain region, which comprises 978 beds and leads a multicultural team of 3,200 healthcare providers. He supervises strategic and operational initiatives at Tawam Hospitals, Al Ain, and Al Wagan, as well as overseeing his role in leading the Sheikh Tahnoun Bin Mohammed Medical City project with all its facilities. Prior to assuming the CEO position for the Al Ain region Dr. Al Karam held several positions including Chief medical officer , Chair of the department of Medicine, Chair of Academic Affairs and Designated Institution officer (DIO) at Tawan Hospital. He spearheaded the recruitment of physicians and led pioneering programs to attract globally experienced doctors, ensuring Tawam Hospital and the region continue to provide the highest levels of care for the most complex medical cases in the city. Thanks to his distinguished educational background from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, followed by prestigious certifications in cardiology and interventional cardiology from McGill University in Canada, Dr. Al Karam has consistently demonstrated his commitment to advancing medical knowledge and patient care. He has led transformative initiatives that propelled hospitals in the Al Ain region towards new levels of efficiency and quality. Dr. Al Karam's contributions to research, education, and clinical practice have made him visionary leader in healthcare. His unwavering dedication to excellence and compassion for patients have been inspiring to all employees in the Al Ain region of SEHA.

Address: Al Maqam Area - Twam district - Shakhbout bin sultan street