Department General Anesthesiology Florida
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida - Weston
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages Arabic, English
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Florida - Weston
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Florida - Weston


Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Anesthesia
  • Anesthesia For Cardiology
  • Anesthesia For Neurology
  • Anesthesia For Organ Transplant
  • Atlantoaxial Joint Blocks
  • Baclofen Pain Pump
  • Botox Injections For Headache
  • Facet Nerve Ablation
  • Facet Nerve Block
  • General Anesthesia
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Intradiscal Ablative Procedure
  • Intraspinal Drug Delivery Implants
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Neuro Stimulation Device Implants
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Pump
  • Pain Therapy
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Regional Anesthesia
  • Sphenopalatine Ganglion (SPG) blocks
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Sympathetic Nerve Blocks
  • Thoracic Epidural
  • Transforaminal Injections
  • Trigeminal Nerve Blocks
View all 27 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Back Pain
  • Back Strains & Sprains
  • Cancer Pain
  • Casaulgia and Other Neuropathic Pain Syndromes (CRPS)
  • Causalgia
  • Cervical Herniate Disc
  • Cervical Stenosis
  • Compression Fractures
  • Degenerative Back Conditions
  • Degenerative Disc
  • Discogenic Pain
  • Facet Joint Syndrome
  • Facial Pain
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Headaches
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated lumbar/neck/thoracic
  • Hip Pain
  • L1-L5 Pain Disc
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lumbar Canal Stenosis
  • Mechanical Back Pain
  • Meralgia Paresthetica
  • Neck and Shoulder Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck/Back Disc Rupture
  • Neuralgia
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)
  • Rib Fracture Pain
  • Ruptured Disc
  • Ruptured Lumbar
  • Sciatica
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Pain
  • Thoracic Herniated Disc
  • Thoracic Spinal Stenosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertebral Compression Fracture
  • Vulvodynia
View all 45 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Pain Management Residency
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
CA-3 year Anesthesiology Residency-Cardiothoracic Anesthesia
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - The Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center
Anesthesiology Residency
Brooklyn, NY USA

Residency - Harlem Hospital Center
General Surgery
New York, NY USA

Medical School - University of Alexandria Faculty of Medicine
Alexandria, Egypt


  • Anesthesiology
  • Anesthesiology - Pain Medicine

Specialty Interests

Anesthesiology, pain management

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 10/3/2018, Dr. Dawoud has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

251 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Knows Medical History 4.7
Time Spent with Patient 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

45 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2019

Dr. Dawoud is an excellent courteous doctor. Every procedure he explains thoroughly to me.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2019

Excellent Doctor. Great bedside manner. made me feel at ease.

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2019

Dr. Dawoud is an excellent Dr. He takes the time to listen to my problems and cares. His treatmemt for my muscle pain has been excellent in the past. This is my fourth injection and it helps relieve my pain like nothing else doses

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2019

Dr. Dawoud and his staff are awesome, especially considering they are dealing with and solving our pain.

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2019

Dr. Dawoud is a very competent and caring physician. I have recommended him for care to several of my friends.

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2019

I needed to see Dr. Dawoud on ad hoc visit due to ankle injury. I normally schedule visits with him for more of a routine visit or procedure. I had a difficult time seeing him because of his busy schedule. I tried the special wait list but could never get to MyChart to capture a sooner appointment.

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2019

Great brilliant and caring Dr. A must see if needed.

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2019

Dr Dawoud is always ready to discuss any topics with me. He is thorough and friendly and attentive.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2019

Dr. Dawoud have excellent bedside manners, he is a great listener and truly cares about patient symptoms and is thorough explaining the plan to follow. He also shows compassion & empathy. I highly recommend him.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2019

Dr. Dawoud is one of the most caring physicians I have seen. makes sure you are comfortable before performing any procedure and has the best bedside manner of any healthcare provider.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2019

Amer dawoud is by far the most through and polite, smiling doctor i have ever had the experience to be treated by.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2019

I liked that Dr. Dawoud took time to listen to my problem and my pain. He was concerned and knew what to set up for my injection. Very happy with him.

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2019

Dr. Dawoud has always been concerned, empathetic and willing to help me in any way he can. I would and have highly recommend him to others

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2019

everyone is so helpful and kind. Dr . Dawoud is very compassionate .

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2019

best dr around. care is always A+ and he listens and respects your decisions and supports them. highly recommend both dr Dawoud and clevland clinic.

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2019

I feel that the session went from me explaining my issue to the Dr. scheduling a procedure very quickly. Though my issue and the treatment might be a very easy diagnosis and procedure. I would've liked more information in understanding the procedure risk associated and alternative treatments.

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2019

Best pain doctor, ability to deal with the arm, neck nerves is so wonderful. He is also the kindest doctor ever!

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2019

dr dawoud is very helpful, knowledgeable, and understanding. He listens very carefully to your concerns and address any and all issues. He's extremely helpful, humble and polite.

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2019

I'm extremely pleased with the doctor and staff.

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2018

Excellent care and treatment was provided by staff and Doctor.

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2018

Dr. Dawoud was Great.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2018

I was very satisfied with my experience at Cleveland Clinic and in particular with Dr. Dawoud and his staff. They were extremely courteous and knowledgeable about my procedure. Dr. Dawoud answered every question I had and made me feel very at ease. Even though I live three hours away I would not hesitate to return to Cleveland Clinic should I need any more surgery. Also, Dr. Dawoud chose the best spinal cord stimulator company, St. Jude/Abbott, for my spinal cord stimulator. I am anxious for Cleveland Clinic to open a hospital in Indian River County.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2018

Dr. Dawoud was very clear in his instructions about what I could and could not do as I recuperated from this procedure. His surgical scheduler was also very pleasant. she called after the surgery to see how I was doing. The person that helped install my spinal cord stimulator, John Shaw from St. Jude, also called me very regularly and if I had a question he returned my call immediately. I felt that even after the surgery everyone wanted this to succeed and stayed in contact with me.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2018

Dr. Dawoud's nurse was very pleasant. I was nervous and she put me at ease. She had empathy and had an overall sense of true concern for my problem. Definitely a keeper!

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2018

DR Dawoud is always so friendly and respectful. He is a remarkable man. He surrounds himself with the same kind of staff, Dee is so helpful and friendly as well. The whole experience every time is as nice as a doctor appointment can be.

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2018

Dr. Dawoud is excellent in every way and his staff is just as appreciated as well.

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2018

very good experience. Dr. Dawoud has very good bedside manner, and is very compassionate!

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2018

I waited a long time to see this doctor and when I finally did he did not offer me any help despite my severe situation. My visit was a complete waste of time and I'm very disappointed that a top Neurologist at a top hospital could brush me off so easily.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2018

excellent experience, will continue to go to dr. dawoud for my care

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2018

there was a short wait before going in to see the doctor

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2018

although i did not see the provider within 15 of my appointment time i was not dissatisfied because he overbooked me on his schedule therefore i expected to have some wait time. Between registering waiting to be called, workup/evaluation n scheduling my procedure the whole visit took about 1 hr which was very appropriate.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2018

he was the best provider I have met at Cleveland.

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2018

This unrelenting pain started January 19, 2018, and in all that time seeing different specialists including numerous injections from a Pain Management doctor, I never felt as assured and hopeful as with Dr. Dawoud.

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2018

I was totally surprised and overjoyed that Dr. Amir Dawoud gave me the injection just a short time after our initial meeting. I was told this appointment would be for an initial evaluation only and that I would have to return to the Cleveland Clinic for his scheduled procedure day. I am so grateful.

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2018

Dr Dawoud is a true doctor who shows infinite care and concern for his patients. He will talk to you and explain the procedure completely. he goes out of his way to address any of your concerns.

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2018

Dr. Dawoud and his team are always timely.

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2018

Dr. Dawoud's support team is very nice & technically excellent.

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2018

My experience is always very good. *Dr. Dawoud is a very busy dr. Sometime I have to wait to get an appointment but he is worth it.

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2018

Cleveland Clinic is the only place to go to. Dr Dawood performed a pain reducing procedure which is his specialty. I trust him implicitly and he is just wonderful. This was the third time I have done this procedure and he is the best. Thank you.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2018

This provider always has a smile. He takes the time to listen and gives his best to work with me on all levels. He discusses, not talk to me. I always feel like he is somebody that cares.

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2018

I am very happy with Dr. Dawoud and his nursing staff. Dr. Dawoud, although busy, is calm and takes time to listen to me and I never feel rushed. His office scheduler Carmen is also quite wonderful and tries her best to accommodate me when I'm in need. I couldn't be happier with their services. I've had several epidural injections for my neck injury which have decreased my pain and helped me manage daily life much better. You are lucky to have Dr. Dawoud and his team onboard at Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2018

dr Dawoud is a caring dr and has taken away my pain I have recommended him to more than a dozen people both in my family and to friends .

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2018

CC most professional hospital and clinics, everyone is kind, caring and knowledgeable. sad can't find this with all health corps. i love Dr Dawoud, a life saver and nerve pain master!!

Reviewed on May 15, 2018

I have recommended dr Dawoud to several people. Ge is a fine, caring practitioner

Reviewed on May 7, 2018

if all your Drs were like Dr Dawoud you'd have no problems. He should be the role model for all your Drs. He has it all... bedside manner, he listens to you and he explains everything.He is a 10+

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