Dr. Khalid Edrees
Born in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Dr. Edrees obtained his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Barry University, Miame, Florida in 1997, and then he was certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties in Podiatry in Prevention and Treatment of Diabetic Foot Wounds in 2001 and Podiatric/Foot and Ankle Surgery 2002.
Dr. Edrees came back to the Kingdom to work at a number of government and private hospitals. By 2006 he opened the first specialize podiatric foot and ankle practice in the country which was later converted to a multiple specialty clinic.
Member of the National Committee on Diabetes Mellitus and the Health Education Program of Governate of Makkah Al-Mukarama (previously), Consultant of MOH Diabetes Centers in the Kingdom, he also represents the International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot (Holland). Dr. Edrees is an associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine. He is a frequent lecturer and trainer in a number of local and international symposiums.Back to National Speakers