Dr. Ghita Harifi

Dr. Ghita Harifi

Rheumatologist

Specialty

Rheumatology and Arthritis

Years of Experience

10 years

Languages Spoken

EN AR FR

Meet Dr. Ghita Harifi


Dr. Ghita Harifi is a certified board rheumatologist, and a Fellow of the Strasbourg University, one of France’s best research universities specialized in auto-immune diseases. She completed her Post-Graduate Certificate in Interventional Rheumatology, and her French Certificate in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound from university of Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC), Sorbonne University, Paris.. Dr Harifi is an expert in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and she has been leading many teaching programs in this field in the UAE. She is also certified in interventional Rheumatology and performs different Ultrasound guided joints and tendons injections (Tennis elbow, different shoulder injections including percutaneous needle lavage for calcic tendinopathy, De Quervain tenosynovitis, Trigger finger, trochanteric bursitis, articular and tedinous injections of the knee, Ankle and plantar fascia injections).

Dr Harifi is actively involved in research and education, and has been published in numerous peer reviewed journals.

Qualifications & Career Highlights

  • Post-graduate certificate in musculoskeletal ultrasound, University of Pierre et Marie Curie, Sorbonne University, France
  • Post-graduate certificate in interventional rheumatology, Strasbourg University, France
  • Post-graduate certificate in genetic counseling, Versailles of University, France
  • Post-graduate certificate in biostatistics and clinical research, University of Rabat, Morocco
  • Board in Rheumatology (Diplome de Specialite medicale), Marrakesh University, Morocco
  • Medical Degree, Cadi Ayad University, Morocco

Areas of Excellence

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Lupus Erythematosus (Sle)
  • Connective Tissue Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Gout
  • Pseudo-Gout
  • Osteoporosis
  • Tendinopathies
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasonography
  • Joint Injections

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