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Dr John Douglas Ferguson

  • Qualification
  • : MBChB, Diploma in Aviation Medicine, MSc Occupational Medicine

  • Department
  • : Aviation Medicine

  • Specialization
  • : Consultant Family Medicine and Senior Aeromedical Examiner

  • Contact
  • : +97165058555

  • Languages spoken
  • : English and French


Dr. John Ferguson is a UK Board Certified physician. He has a Diploma in Aviation Medicine and also a Master’s Degree in Occupational Medicine which he graduated with merit from the University of Manchester.


Dr. John Ferguson is a Consultant Family Medicine with experience in UK, Australia and UAE. Since 2005, Dr. John has established his interest in Occupational Medicine focusing on Aviation Medicine. He was appointed as a UAE General Civil Aviation Authority Aeromedical Examiner in 2004, Senior Aeromedical Examiner in year 2010 and Medical Review Officer a year after.

Prior to joining UHS, Dr. John worked with the 2 biggest airlines in UAE - as an Aviation Medicine Specialist in Dubai and Head of Aviation Medicine in Abu Dhabi. He was also appointed as an Accountable Manager of the first GCAA approved Aeromedical Centre in the country. As a Senior Aviation Medicine Examiner, he has a great deal of experience dealing with aeromedical certification of professional pilots, cabin crew and air traffic controllers.


  • Occupational Medicine
  • Aviation Medicine
  • Family Medicine


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