About the Doctor
Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad Saifi received his Bachelor degree in Unani Medicine and Surgery (BUMS) from India and Doctor of Naturopathy (ND) from the USA. He practiced naturopathic medicine in a center of repute for Health and Wellness in the heart of Hollywood for good 9 years. Presently he is settled and sees patients in Dubai, UAE.
Dr. Saifi strongly believes in the connection between mind, body, and spirit and that there is an inherent ability of the body to heal itself. Due to his multidisciplinary educational and practical background in Unani and Naturopathic Medicine, he brings a unique, personal approach to health & healing combining herbal medicine, nutrient therapy, physical medicine, nutrition, Hijamah (Cupping therapy) and lifestyle counseling to customize a natural, non-toxic treatment plan for each individual.
- Naturopathic Medicine
- Unani Medicine
- Hijamah (Cupping Therapy)
- Herbology (including Western, Indian, Middle-Eastern)
- Nutraceuticals/Dietary Supplements & Advance Nutrient Medicine
- Food and Nutrition
- Neuro-Physical Re-programming /Stress Management Therapy
LICENSE & BOARD CERTIFICATION
- American Naturopathic Medical Certification & Accreditation Board, Inc., USA
- Licensed TCAM Doctor (Specialty: Naturopathic Medicine), Independent Practice License from both – Ministry of Health (MOH), UAE and Dubai Health Authority (DHA), UAE
- Registered Unani Medicine Doctor, AYUSH, MOH, India
PROFESSIONAL AWARDS AND MEMBERSHIPS
- Ibn Sina (Avicenna) International Award for Excellence in Unani (Greek) Medicine, India (2018)
- Hakim Ajmal Khan International Award for Contribution in Unani (Greek) Medicine, Dubai, UAE (2014)
- Member of MOH Licensing Examination Board for TCAM, Ministry of Health (MOH), UAE
- Member, American Naturopathic Medical Association, USA
- Life Member, Ibn Sina Academy of Medieval Medicine & Sciences, India
PRESENTATIONS AND LECTURES
Presentations/workshops/Lectures- Internationally including USA, Middle-East, India on various topics of TCAM including Optimum Health with Food, Prevention/Reversal of Syndrome X, Hijamah (Wet Cupping Therapy) etc.
- 9 year Work Experience in Wellness Center of Repute in Los Angeles, CA, USA
- Experienced to see patients from upscale Hollywood and Beverly Hills Society, USA