Dr. Firoz Kazhungil

Specialist Psychiatrist

Specialty: Psychiatry

Practice Locations: NMC Royal Hospital, Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi

Dr. Firoz obtained his MBBS from Government Medical College, Kozhikode, India and MD in Psychiatry from the prestigious National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore, India.



Dr. Firoz has more than 10 years of clinical, teaching and research experience in Psychiatry and Psychology.



Dr. Firoz was working as assistant professor of psychiatry in India before moving to UAE. He was actively involved in clinical care, training psychiatry residents and mental health research. Dr. Firoz has more than 20 research publications in his credit.



He is a regular speaker in international psychiatry conferences and his research papers have fetched him many prestigious awards including:  




  • Fellowship of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) 2018

  • Young Psychiatrist Fellowship of World Congress of Psychiatry, Berlin, Germany, 2017

  • Young Investigator Award of World Congress of Biological Psychiatry, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2017

  • Young Psychiatrist Track Award of World Congress of Social Psychiatry, New Delhi, India, 2016



Areas of Interest:




  • Depressive disorder

  • Relationship problems

  • Adolescent behavioral problems

  • Obsessive compulsive disorder

  • Stress management



Dr. Firoz speaks English, Hindi, Malayalam, Kannada and Arabic.


Practice Locations

NMC Royal Hospital, Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi
NMC Royal Hospital, Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi

16th St., Khalifa City - A, PO Box 35233, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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