• Monday 22 October 2018
  • 10:35 PM

 ​abdulmoein Eid Al-Agha

 Associate Professor of Pediatric Endocrinology,King Abdulaziz University Hospital

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 Associate Professor of Pediatric Endocrinology,King Abdulaziz University Hospital







​1. Certificate of medical education- university of Illinois –Chicago, USA 2009
2. Fellowship of Royal college of physicians (FRCPCH), Edinburg, UK - 2009
3. Fellowship certificate in Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, Australia.2001.
4. MRCP: Pediatrics – Edinburgh, U.K.1997.
5. CABP: Arab Board in Pediatric specialty – Saudi Arabia, 1996.
6. Diploma of Child Health, Ireland. 1995.
7. MBBS: King AbdulAziz University Medical School, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 1990.

Research Area of Interest


​Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes



1. Mohammed M.Moued, Abdulmoein Eid Al-Agha, Ihab Abdulhameed Ahmad. Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic State (HHS) in Newly Diagnosed Child with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: A Case Report. Turk Jem 2013; 17: 19-21
2. Ihab A. Ahmad, MBBS, MD, Abdulmoein E. Al-Agha,. Hypervitaminosis D causing nephrogenic diabetes. insipidus in a 5-month-old infant. Saudi Med J 2013; Vol. 34 (2): 187-189
3. Abdulmoein E. Al-Agha, , Ali H. Ocheltree, Masha’el D. Al-Tamimi. Association between genotype, clinical presentation, and severity of congenital adrenal hyperplasia: a review”, Turk J Pediatr. 2012 Jul-Aug;54(4):323-32.
4. Abdulmoein E. Al-Agha, Ali H. Ocheltree. A Case Report: Insulin-Induced Edema
in a 13-Year-Old Girl. JKAU: Med. Sci., Vol. 19 No. 3, pp: 97-102 (2012)
5. Al-Agha A, Ocheltree A, Shata N. Prevalence of Hyperinsulinism, type 2 diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome among Saudi overweight and obese pediatric patients. Minerva Pediatr. 2012 Dec; 64(6):623-31.
6. Abdulmoein E. Al-Agha, Yasir S. Jamal, Ali H. Ocheltre and Mazin O. Kurdy. Patterns of Islet Cell Dysmaturation Syndrome among Saudi Infants. JKAU: Med. Sci., Vol. 19 No. 2, pp: 3-16, 2012.
7. Al-Agha A, Ochiltree A, Hakeem A. Thyroid Dysfunction in Children and Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus. Journal of Pediatric Sciences. 2011;3(3):e93
8. Saadah OI, Al-Agha AE, Al Nahdi HM, Bokhary RY, Bin Talib YY, Al-Mughales JA, Al Bokhari SM. Prevalence of celiac disease in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus screened by anti-tissue transglutaminase antibody from Western Saudi Arabia. Saudi Med J. 2012 May;33(5):541-6
9. Al-Agha A, Ocheltree A, Hakeem A. Metabolic control in children and adolescents with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus at King Abdul-Aziz University Hospital. J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol. 2011;3(4):202-7
10. Abdulmoein E Al Agha, Ali Ocheltree, Mashael A Almalki, Hashim M Sindi, Mohammed H Saiem Aldahr. Prevalence of growth hormone deficiency among short children at King Abdul Aziz University hospital: a 5-year experience. Pak Paed J Apr - Jun 2011;35(2):90-3
11. Abdulmoein Al-Agha,a Shadi A. Shabakah,a Ali Ocheltree,a Daniah El-fateh M. Abdullatif,a Soad K. Al Jaouni b., Endocrinopathies in Children and Adolescents with b-Thalassemia Major. Journal of applied hematology. VOLUME 2 - ISSUE 1 - MARCH 2011. ISSN: 1658-5127
12. Al-Agha A, Ocheltree A, Rashad R, Abdelsalam I. Metabolic cataract in an 8-year-old diabetic boy. Turk J Pediatr. 2012 Jan-Feb;54(1):83-5
13. Abdulmoein Al-Agha, Ali Harold Ocheltree, Basma Aljabri, A case report: Featuring a young boy presenting with excessive hair growth & red colored urine. Journal of Pediatric Sciences 2011;3(2):e79
14. Case report, entitled “Pseudohypoaldosteronism, Hypothyroidism and Hypoparathyroidism in a Two-Year Old Boy” in the Pakistan Pediatric Journal on 17 / 6/ 2011.
15. Abdulmoein E. Al-Agha, Abdulmohsin M. Ahmadjee, Bruce H. Bennetts, Albert K. Chan, Kim F. Donaghue;  Genotype at the Aldose Reductase Locus Affects Retinopathy-Free Survival in Type I Diabetes; The Journal of King Abdulaziz University - Medical Sciences,15, No 4 (2008).
16. Bin-Abbas BS, Al-Agha AE, Sakati NA, Al-Ashwal AA.., Multiple daily insulin regimen using insulin glargine in type 1 diabetic Saudi children. Saudi Med J. 2006 Feb; 27(2):262-4
17. Kari JA, Bamashmous HA, Al-Agha AE, Mosli HA., Salt losing nephropathy simulating congenital adrenal hyperplasia in an infant. Saudi Med J. 2002 July;23(7):863-5The child of uncertain sex: 17 years of Experience. J Paediatr Child Health. 2001 Aug;37(4):348-51.
19. Al-Agha AE, Thomsett MJ, Batch JA.The child of uncertain sex: 17 years of experience. J Paediatr Child Health. 2001 Aug;37(4):348-51
20. Al-Agha AE, Thomsett MJ, Ratcliffe JF, Cotterill AM, Batch JA, Acquired central diabetes insipidus in children: a 12-year Brisbane experience. J Paediatr Child Health. 2001 Apr; 37(2):172-5. Review.
Book’s Publication:
1. Blueprint of Pediatric Endocrinology
2. ISPAD Guidelines for Diabetes in Children and Adolescence, 2000. Translated to Arabic language.
3. Osteoporosis in Children (Arabic language).
4. Obesity in Children. (Arabic language).
5. Type1 Diabetes “Parents Guidelines” (Arabic language).
6. Educational Series of 10 stories for children with diabetes.
7. Adrenal disorders in children (Arabic language).
8. Thyroid disorders in children (Arabic language).
9. Rickets in children (Arabic language).

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