The Department of Medicine  is one of the largest departments at King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre.  It comprises 8 subspecialties i.e. Allergy/Immunology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Pulmonary Medicine and Rheumatology, 3 Units such as Sleep Medicine Unit, Hemodialysis Unit and Endoscopy, with two outstanding training programs i.e. Residency and Fellowship Training Programs.

Each subspecialty provides state-of-the-art medical treatment and committed to support other services in the hospital by providing high quality medical care.


The Department devotes its resources to patient care, research and education by contributing, planning, management, quality improvement, and infection prevention in the Hospital as well as providing subspecialty consultations.  

It is also our mission to continuously provide competitive medical and subspecialty training and education. Research activities in areas of disease pathology, management, and prevention are part of our commitment to the community.


The Department of Medicine were able to introduced new programs such as:

  • Pulmonary Hypertension Program
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Unit
  • Vascular Access Program


For Medical Professionals

The Department of Medicine at KFSH&RC is recognized and accredited by Saudi Commission for Health Specialties for training of Saudi undergraduates and post graduates. Please visit the Postgradaute Medical Education page