Dr Amiour Mohamed Houcem

Dr. Amiour Mohamed Houcem

Specialist Interventional Cardiologist


  • Active Member with Full Inscription in the French Council of Physicians, FRANCE.

      University of PARIS DESCARTES, PARIS 5, FRANCE:

    • Interventional Cardiology Diploma.

      >University of CLAUD BERNARD LYON 1, FRANCE:

  • Echocardiography Diploma.
  • Intensive cardiac care Diploma.
  • Cardiac Imaging by MRI and CT Diploma.
  • AFS: Residency in General Cardiology and Vascular disease.


    University of Constantine, Algeria:

  • MBBS.
  • DES cardiovascular disease.


  • Coronary and Bypass Graft Angiography
  • Ventricular Angiography
  • Abdominal and Thoracic Aortography
  • Coronary Angioplasty
  • Rotational Atherectomy
  • Physiological Assessment (FFR) and Intra Coronary Imaging (IVUS-OCT)
  • Renal Angiography and Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Angiography and Intervention
  • Temporary Pacemaker
  • Pacemaker Simple and Dual Chamber
  • Implantable Loop Recorder (Reveal)
  • ICD
  • PICC Line
  • Cardiac Imaging with MRI and CT


  • Member of the youth imaging network of the French society of cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology: Hospital of St-Joseph St-Luc, Lyon, Fleyriat Hospital, FRANCE.
  • Cardiac Imaging by MRI and CT in The Radiology Department of the Universitary-Hospital of Louis Pradel, Lyon, FRANCE.
  • Training in Trans Catheter Aortic Valve Implantation + Aortic Balloon Valvuloplasty: Hospital of St-Joseph St-Luc, Lyon, FRANCE.
  • Residency in General Cardiology: University-Hospital Louis Pradel Lyon1, FRANCE.
  • General Cardiology: Clinique Protestante, Lyon, FRANCE.
  • European Society of Cardiology. French Society of Cardiology.
  • Association of Cardiologist of Rhône-Alpes, France.
  • Member of the Youth Imaging Network of the French Society of Cardiology.


  • 2020—PRESENT: INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGIST, Emirates Specialty Hospital, Dubai, UAE.
  • 2018-2020: Head of Department of Cardiology, Interventional Cardiologist, Thumbay Hospital Dubai, UAE.
  • Senior Lecturer in Gulf Medical University Ajman, UAE.
  • 2016-2018: Consultant Interventional Cardiology, Hospital Fleyriat Bourg En Bresse / Hospital St-Joseph St-Luc, Lyon, France.
  • 2012 to 2016: Specialist Interventional Cardiologist, Fleyriat Hospital Bourg En Bresse, France


    General Cardiology

  • Management of primary and secondary hypertension.
  • Hypertensive emergencies.
  • Valvular and rheumatic heart disease.
  • Management of Dyslipidemia including Familial Hypercholesterolemia and Evaluation of the Global Cardiovascular Risk and Prevention.
  • Heart Failure with preserved and reduced LVEF.
  • Cardiac ARRHYTHMIA Management (Atrial Fibrillation , Ectopic , SVT, Ventricular Tachycardia…).
  • Conductive Tissue Heart Disease, Cardiac Pause and other conductive issues.
  • Syncope and Lipothymies.
  • Stable and Acute CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE, Chest Pain Management.
  • Pericarditis.
  • Intensive Cardiac Care.
  • Aortic Disease.
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease.
  • Deep Thrombophlebitis and Pulmonary Embolism.
  • Hypertension in Pregnancy, Peri Partum Cardiomyopathy.
  • Pulmonary Hypertension Diagnosis and Management.
  • Congenital Cardiac Disease in Adult.
  • Infective Endocarditis.
  • Cardiomyopathy (Restrictive / Hypertrophic / Dilated).
  • Pre-Surgery Cardiac Evaluation.


    Interventional Cardiology

  • Coronary Angiography and Angioplasty.
  • Expertise in The Use of Different Tool for Assessment (FFR, QFR, IVUS, OCT …) or for Treatment (Rotablation, Shockwave, Plaque Modification Technics…).
  • Special Interest and Good Expertise in Complex Procedure (Triple Vessel Disease If Not Suitable for Bypass Surgery / Left Main Lesion, Chronic Total Occlusion, Bifurcation Lesion, Graft Disease, Acute Coronary Syndrome).
  • IVC Filter Insertion.
  • Right Catheterization for PAH and Congenital Heart Disease Evaluation.
  • Peripheral Vessel Angiography and Angioplasty.
  • Pic Line (Central Line Inserted by Peripheral Vein) For Chemotherapy and Long-Term Parenteral Nutrition or Antibiotherapy.
  • Implantation of CEID (Pacemaker / Defibrillator / Implantable Loop Recorder).
  • Cardiac Imaging
    • Trans Thoracic Echocardiography / Stress Echo.
    • Trans Esophageal Echocardiography.
    • Cardiac and Aortic MRI.
    • Calcium Scoring for The Estimation of the Cardiovascular Risk at 10 Y.
    • CT Coronary Angiography.


    Ambulatory Blood Pressure Measurement

  • Holter ECG.
  • Treadmill Test.
  • Pacemaker, ICD, CRT Follow Up and Programming.