Dr. Omnya Zein
MBBCh, MD, Audiology & Audio - Vestibular Medicine


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+20 Years
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Dr. Omnya Zein

Specialist Audio-Vestibular Medicine


I am a veteran in the field of Audiology-Vestibular Medicine with more than 20 years of clinical experience in the government and private sectors in UAE. I have been part of the team that has operated more than 3,000 cochlear implant patients. I am the only physician providing cochlear implants in Al Ain and Abu Dhabi.

  • Neonatal Screening
  • Paediatric hearing and hearing assessment and hearing aids services:
    • Tympanometry and acoustic reflexes
    •  Visual reinforcement audiometry
    •  Play audiometry
  •  Evoked potentials which include auditory brain stem response test under sedation or general anaesthesia
  • Middle latency evoked response in paediatric communication disorders, including auditory processing disorders.
  • Late cortical evoked response for cognitive function in children and adults
  • Otoacoustic emission transient and distortion product for diagnosis of cochlear function and auditory neuropathy in high risk babies
  • Hearing aids – selection, fitting and follow up for auditory rehabilitation and follow up of speech and language development after hearing aids fitting
  • Cochlear implant pre-operative evaluation and if the patient is candidate for cochlear implantation
  • Adult hearing assessment, hearing aid selection, fitting and follow up
  • Tinnitus and hyperacusis diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation
  • Post-operative programming for all kinds of cochlear implants and auditory rehabilitation, and follow up of speech and language development during his/her rehabilitation journey
  • Vestibular (balance and dizziness) services
    • Ecocohleography
    • Videonystagmography
    • Head impulse test
    • Vestibular evoked potential
    • Positional test for BPPV
    • Caloric test
    • Vestibular rehabilitation therapy
  • Specialist Audio-Vestibular Medicine, DHCC, Dubai
  • MBBCh, Master Degree and Doctorate of Medicine in Audiology Medicine and Audio-vestibular Medicine
  • Member of the American Academy of Audiology
  • Member of the Egyptian Audio Vestibular Medicine Academy.