Oman Medical Specialty Board
المجلس العماني للاختصاصات الطبية

Educational Programs

General Information


Providing state of the art professional training in the field of Dermatology and its subspecialties in order to produce skilled, competent, and knowledgeable dermatologist who can perform duties safely and effectively with essential responsibilities and attitudes. The trained professional should attain capabilities to be a leader in training the future generation.


To produce a competent knowledgeable dermatologist capable of functioning independently after successfully completing an approved educational program and an evaluation, including an examination process designed to assess the competencies; Medical Knowledge, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Professionalism, Practice Based Learning and Improvement, System Based Practice and Patient Care. These competencies are incorporated into Dermatology Residency Training Program. All Residents will be evaluated based on these competencies to provide high quality care in Dermatology.

To provide an educating environment that will promote high quality education in both knowledge and practical skills and in addition, to achieve a trend towards medical research.

General Objectives

Upon satisfactory completion of residency training in Dermatology, the doctor will be competent to undertake comprehensive medical practice in that specialty in a professional manner, unsupervised and independently and/or within a team, in keeping with the needs of the healthcare system.


Dr. Ahmed Mohammed Al Waily


Dr. Aisha Abdullah Ali Al Ali
Dr. Buthaina Hashil Mohammed Al Musalhi
Dr. Saud Sulaiman Abdullah Al Hashmi

DURATION of the Residency Training Program

4-year Residency Training Program

Training Centers

  1. Al Nahdha Hospital
  2. Sultan Qaboos University Hospital
  3. Armed Forces Hospital
  4. Seeb Polyclinic
  5. Bausher Polyclinic

Minimum Requirements for Admission

  1. Written exam (MCQ’s) given by the Program
  2. Interview (once passed the written exam)