Dina El-Sayed Ahmed El-Metwally, MD, PhD
Endowed Mary G. Cobey Professor of Pediatrics. Chief, Division of Neonatology
Available for Telemedicine Visits
About Dina El-Sayed Ahmed El-Metwally, MD, PhDToggle accordion item
Dr. El-Metwally has been a tireless advocate for babies born to mothers struggling with opioid addiction. She led the development and foundation of the Drs. Rouben and Violet Jiji Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the University of Maryland Children's Hospital, the largest level IV NICU in Maryland. She has gained national and global recognition for her expertise in NICU design.
Dr. El-Metwally is a clinical co-founder of the Substance Use in Pregnancy Center of Excellence at University of Maryland School of Medicine. She was named a “Top Doctor” in the specialty of neonatology by Baltimore magazine 2016-2017 and 2019-2020.
Language(s): English; French; Arabic
University of Maryland Medical Center
Member of UM Faculty Physicians, Inc.
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Suez Canal University Faculty of Medicine, 1989
Rhode Island Hospital, 1998
Suez Canal University Faculty of Medicine, 1995
Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island - Neonatology, 2000
Hospital for Sick Children - Neonatology, 2007
American Board of Pediatrics - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 2012
American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics, 1999