Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, King saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1980.
Intern University Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Resident King Faisal Hospital and Research Center, University British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. Consultant neurologist King Faisal Hospital, Riyadh, since 1988.
Fellow Royal College Physicians Canada. Member Saudi Board Neurology (chair since 1995), Neurosci. Society Saudi Arabia (president since 1995), American Academy Neurology, Movement Disorder Society.
Married Etedal Ali Bohlega, august 16, 1983. Children: Balsam, Basma, Mohamed.