Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, King Abdul Aziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 1984. Specialization in nephrology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 1992.
Intern King Abdul Aziz University, Jeddah, 1984-1985. Resident Ottawa (Canada) University, 1987-1990. Fellow McGill University, 1990-1992.
Assistant professor King Saud University, Abha, Saudi Arabia, 1993-1997, associate professor Saudi Arabia, since 1997. Consultant nephrologist Assir Central Hospital, Abha, since 1993, head nephrology unit, since 1994.
Fellow American College of Physicians, Royal College Physicians Canada.
Married Hamdah Saeed Alghamdi, August 15, 1986. Children: Yazeed, Rami, Abdulmalik.