Dermatologist Consultant (Cosmetics) - KUWAIT

PHYSICIANS Dermatologists Salmiya Kuwait


Open Ended Contract job opportunity available for Dermatologist Consultant with a interest in Cosmetics at a Private Hospital located in Salmiya, KUWAIT.  

The compensation package for Consultants includes.

1. Basic Salary (starting at 3000 KD) +

2. Incentives: 10 % of the net profit paid monthly in addition to the basic salary.

3. Benefits: Housing Allowance/ Medical Insurance/ Life Insurance / Malpractice Insurance / Flight tickets.

Global Medical Recruiting (GMR) is a "Registered Recruitment Partner" with the employer in Kuwait.

Note - GMR does not charge you (the applicant) any recruitment fees as we are paid by the Medical Group for our placement services. 


Open Ended Contract includes: 


Basic Salary:  Offered according to experience.From 3000 KD up per monthSalary paid in KD. 


Incentives: 10 % of the net profit paid monthly in addition to the basic salary.


Additional benefits.

Housing Allowance (only allowance offered and not accommodation)

Medical Insurance: Government & Private as per hospital policy for self, spouse and 3 kids below 18 years. 

Life Insurance for all staff.

Malpractice Insurance for all physicians.

Flight Tickets: Economy class family ticket for spouse & 2 kids below 18 years old.



Annual leave: 30 working days.

Public Holidays: 13 Days public holidays.

CME Leave: 7 days CME leave.


The benefits outlined here are those that apply to most employees. Salary offer packages are determined by the employer. Global Medical Recruiting can assist the applicant with salary offer negotiations with the employer, but in the end the final salary package offered is at the sole discretion of the employer and not of Global Medical Recruiting.


Minimum Requirements


MD and/or Membership/ Fellowship of the Royal College, PHD, BOARD or SPECIALIZATION CERTIFICATE per Kuwait MOH requirements. 


Minimum 7 years’ experience  post Fellowship/Membership or PhD/MD in Dermatology


Valid Primary License/Registration to practice from the country of origin if applicable AND should be eligible for license from Ministry Of Health- Kuwait to practice as Consultant. 


Fluent in English, Arabic preferred. 



Working Hours: 8hrs / 5.5 days

On Call Duty for Consultants: Second on call only. 



The Consultant - Dermatology plans, directs, coordinates, administers and supervises patient care activities and implements decisions of the Departmental Council in accordance with Ministry of Health regulations, Hospital Medical Staff Bylaws, Rules & Regulations and Dermatology department Policies & Guidelines. His/ Her focus includes ongoing audit and supervision of clinicians providing triage, patient assessment, treatment, integration with pathology and managing respective secondary care referrals in line with best practice.



Operational Duties

Undertakes work in accordance with the Hospital’s procedures and operating policies; works within agreed quality frameworks.

Conducts complete skin examinations and delivers treatment for skin diseases, Pediatric dermatologic problems and Venereal diseases.

Prescribes hormonal agents or topical treatments such as spironolactone, antiandrogens, oral corticosteroids, retinoids, benzoyl peroxide, and antibiotics.

Provides dermabrasion or laser abrasion to treat atrophic scars, elevated scars, or other skin conditions.

Provides therapies such as intralesional steroids and chemical peels to treat age spots, sun damage, rough skin, discolored skin, or oily skin. 

Participates and provides leadership for organizational performance improvement activities.

Recommends diagnostic tests based on patients' history and physical examination findings.

Patient Care

Participates in assessment, implementation and evaluation of patient care needs.

Maintains a work environment that promotes high standards for patient care, customer service, and ethical behavior.

Monitors patients' conditions and progress and reevaluate treatments as necessary

Guides patients on topics such as the need for annual dermatologic screenings, sun protection, skin cancer awareness etc.

Undertakes all work in accordance with the procedures and operating policies, including Infection Control, Health and Safety, Risk Management etc.

Compliance with Medical Ethics

Ensures implementation of the standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the field of Dermatology.

Exhibits appropriate personal and interpersonal professional behavior; practices medicine ethically. 

Recognizes limits of personal skills and knowledge by appropriately consulting other Physicians while caring for the patient.

Shows a pattern of maintaining current personal clinical skills and knowledge by Continuing Medical Education (CME).     


Keeps up to date in developments relevant to best practice in Dermatology.  

Undertakes training and provides supervision in relation to identified training needs of staff within the service; subject to audit outcomes, identified   continuing professional development and training needs.  

Participates in the provision of orientation, in-service and continuing education programs, along with other Consultants of the Department   

Helps in professional development of all staff and provides teaching materials as part of the professional development of the staff.                                     

Attends accredited conferences and meetings to update personal level of clinical practice, teaching and management skills in line with Continuing Medical Education (CME) requirements.

Other Duties                                                                                                                                                                                                

Participates in the process of developing annual budgets for the Department.

Attends regularly scheduled meeting for the improvement of patient care services and delivery

Accepts all other additional assignments found necessary by the Clinical Director- Dermatology.


About the Employer

This 100- bedded Hospital is one of the first private hospitals in Kuwait and a leading provider of premium healthcare in Kuwait.

The hospital offers a full range of medical services within its luxurious premises.

More about Salmiya, Kuwait

Salmiya is located 12 kilometres southeast of Kuwait City and is one of the largest areas in Kuwait consisting of both commercial and residential areas. 

Salmiya is arguably Kuwait's flagship district being a major cultural and commercial hub. 

It is well connected to the rest of the country having a multitude of significant highways and roads passing through it en-route to the capital, Kuwait City.

Accommodation in Salmiya is mainly apartments (some low rise & higher blocks). Some of these have seaviews and some shared swimming pool and/or gym.  

Salmiya has shopping malls, markets, food shops, cafes and nice restaurants, cinemas, IMAX, aquarium etc.