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Mohammed Alwadai

Stroke and Interventional Neurologist

Work History


General nursing

Ministry of health

Neurology resident

Ministry of health


Stroke fellow

McMaster University

Interventional Neuroradiology Fellow

McMaster University


  • General Nursing Diploma, Intermediate College of Health Science 1999-2003
  • MBBS, Ibn Sina National College 2004-2010
  • Saudi Neurology Board certificate 2011-2015
  • Jordanian Neurology Board certificate 2016
  • Stroke Fellowship 9-2016 to 8-2017
  • Interventional Neuroradiology fellowship 9-2017 to 8-2018

Postgraduate Medical training

  • 1-9-2017 to 31-8-2018 Interventional Neuroradiology fellowship at McMaster University
  • 1-9-2016 to 30-8-2017 Stroke fellowship at McMaster University
  • 1-10-2011 to 30-9-2015 Neurology Residency Program, Joined program:§ King Fahd General Hospital, Jeddah
    § King Abdulaziz university Hospital, Jeddah
    § Psychiatric Hospital, Jeddah
    § National Guard Hospital, Jeddah
  • 1-8-2010 to 31-7-2011 Internship Training at:
    • § August-September 2010 Pediatric at Maternity and Child Hospital,Jeddah
      § October-November 2010 Obstetric and Gynecology at Maternity and Child Hospital,Jeddah
      § December 2010 – January 2011 Internal Medicine at King Fahd General Hospital, Jeddah
      § February-March 2011 General Surgery at King Fahd General Hospital, Jeddah
      § April- May 2011 Emergency Medicine at King Fahd General Hospital, Jeddah
      § June-July 2011(elective) Neurology at King Fahd General Hospital, Jeddah


  • Member of Society of Interventional Neurosurgery
  • Member of Saudi Stroke Society
  • Member of Saudi Neurology Society
  • Member of American Academy of Neurology

Research and Publications

  • Safety of LVIS jr stent in treatment of complex intracranial aneurysm- 1st Author  10.1136/neurintsurg-2018-SNIS. 125 
  • Internal Carotid Artery stenting without using distal protection device. CoAuthor 10.1136/neurintsurg-2018-SNIS. 125 
  •  Participant in SAHaRA Trial



  • Volunteer work with "zamzam society" in 2006
  • Neurological emergencies symposium in 2008
  • 21st Saudi Neurology Society Meeting
  • 22nd Saudi Neurology Society Meeting
  • 12th Meeting of Saudi Stroke association
  • Intracranial coiling session simulator may 2015
  • Pipeline Flowdiverter Stenting course in Toronto 2017
  • Penumbra course for endovascular thrombectomy 
  • SNIS meeting 2018 San Francisco 


Reading, Football, Swimming, camping, cooking and Outdoor recreation


  • Brian Van Adel, B.Sc (hons). M.Sc, Ph D, MD, FRCPC, OFA Neurointerventional Fellowship Program Director McMaster university [email protected]
  • Larrazabal Ramiro, Program Director of Neuroradiology, Associate professor, Interventional Neuroradiologist at McMaster University [email protected]
  • Algird, Almunder, MD, FRCSC assistant professor, Cerebrovascular neurosurgeon at McMaster university [email protected]