Bachelor of Medicine BChir, King Saud University, 1978.
Registrar Royal Infirmary Hospital, Edinburgh, 1983-1986. Registrar in surgery Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) Military Hospital, 1986-1987, Riyadh Center Hospital, 1987-1988. Senior registrar in general surgery Riyadh Military Hospital, 1988-1990, consultant surgeon, since 1991.
Brigadier general Ministry Defense and Aviation, Riyadh, since 1999. Head accident and emergency department Riyadh Military Hospital, since 1999.
Fellow American College of Surgeons, Royal College Surgeons Edinburgh, Royal College Surgeons Glasgow, International College Surgeons. Member Saudi Medical Council.
Married Fatma Abdullrahman, September 26, 1979. Children: Adil, Adnan, Emad, Abdullaziz.