• Monday 22 October 2018
  • 01:18 AM

 Husam Saeed Alhabib

 Consultant complex spine surgery and neurosurgery

Contact Information

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Work Instituation:

 King Fahad Specialist Hospital







• Adult and Pediatric Complex Spine Surgery
Spine program ,University of Alberta ,Canada (January 1 2008- January 2010)
• Neurosurgery Board (December 2005)
v King Faisal University, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
• Bachelor Degree of Medicine and Surgery
v 1997 - King Faisal University, Dammam, Saudi Arabia

Research Area of Interest


​Complex spine surgery including deformity and oncology



a. New method of performing Arteriorraphy in animal model to reduce risk
of complication. 2005  (life animal research)
b. Marker screw technique in pedicle screw insertion . 2008 (Cadaveric resaerch)
c. Evaluating of prodense in interbody fusion. Biomechanics study 2009

Articles and Chapters
1. Vertebral Augmentation Chapter in a book (Progress in clinical neuroscience) ,November
2. Alhabib H, Nataraj A, Khashab M, Mahood J, Kortbeek F, Fox R.Pedicle screw
insertion in the thoracolumbar spine: comparison of 4 guidance techniques in the
intact cadaveric spine. J Neurosurg Spine. 2011 May;14(5):664-9. Epub
2011 Feb 18.
3. Al- Habib H,Hadzikeric N.spinal cord compression due to intraspinal extramedullary
hematopoiesis in thalassemia intermedia (case report and review of therapeutic
options. Neurosciences 2007 July; Vol. 12 (3): 261-264
4. Hadzikaric N, Al-Habib H, Al-Ahmad I. Idiopathic chronic subdural hematoma in the
newborn: case report.Childs Nerv Syst. 2006 Jan 4;:1-3

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