Jathin S. Thekkethil, MBBS, MS, MBA

Specialist Otolaryngolgy (ENT)
Fellowship in Sleep Apnea Surgery
Burjeel Medical Centre
Al Zeina, Abu Dhabi, UAE


Dr. Jathin Sam Thekkethil is a Specialist Otolaryngologist (ENT) with an experience of more than 5 years in the field of adult, paediatric and general ENT in both India and UAE. He completed MBBS from Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Kerala in 2012 and post graduation of MS (ENT) from BLDE’s Shri. B. M. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Karnataka in 2016. Since then, he has been a specialist and teaching faculty at a leading medical college in Kerala and a specialist in United Arab Emirates.

He was an Assistant Professor in Otolaryngology and Deputy Medical Superintendent at Believers Church Medical College Hospital, Kerala for 4 years and then moved to UAE in 2020. He worked at MultiCare Medical Centre, Dubai and currently practicing as Specialist Otolaryngology at Burjeel Medical Centre – Al Zeina, by VPS Healthcare which is a premiere institution in Abu Dhabi. Dr. Jathin’s areas of special interest include General ENT, Pediatric Sleep Disorders, Sleep Apnea, Vertigo & Balance disorders and Allergy. He has presented talks & lectures at ENT conferences.

In 2020, he completed Fellowship in Sleep Apnea by the Indian Association of surgeons for Sleep Apnea. Dr. Jathin has more than 10 years of research experience with numerous publications in international and national journals to his credit.

He is interested in healthcare administration and integration of Information Technology with healthcare. Dr. Jathin was a member of the administrative and medical informatics teams in his previous institutions.

Research Interest

His research interest include: General ENT; Sleep Apnea; Vertigo.

Scientific Activities