Hatim A. Omar, MD, FAAP

Chief, Division of Adolescent Medicine

Clinical interests

  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Adolescent Mental Health Issues
  • Eating Disorders
  • General Pediatrics
  • Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
  • Weight Management and Fitness (TEAMS Clinic)

Hatim A. Omar, MD, FAAP

Chief, Division of Adolescent Medicine

Biography

My name is Hatim Omar; I received my medical degree from Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria. I completed a fellowship at West Virginia University Hospital, Morgantown. I am board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine and a Fellow of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Faculty rank

Professor of Pediatrics
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Education

Degree
Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria

Residency
West Virginia University Hospital, Morgantown

Fellowship
West Virginia University Hospital, Morgantown

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine
Fellow of the American Board of Pediatrics

Adolescent Medicine

Kentucky Clinic
Fourth Floor, Wing D
740 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40536-0284

Call 859-323-5643
Fax 859-257-9813

Office hours

Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. - 9 p.m, Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m

Amenities
Dining, Internet/Wi-Fi, Information desk, Pharmacy services, Wheelchairs

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Recent Publications

(Five most recent publications from PubMed via an automated list based on the provider’s ID and the University of Kentucky.)
  1. Burnett A, Omar HA.
    Syphilis: a forgotten sexually transmitted disease?
    Front Public Health. 2014;2:15.
  2. Merrick J, Howell Bowling C, Omar HA.
    Firesetting in childhood and adolescence.
    Front Public Health. 2013;1:40.
  3. Howell Bowling C, Merrick J, Omar HA.
    Self-reported juvenile firesetting: results from two national survey datasets.
    Front Public Health. 2013;1:60.
  4. Merrick J, Tenenbaum A, Omar HA.
    Human sexuality and adolescence.
    Front Public Health. 2013;1:41.
  5. Merrick J, Kandel I, Omar HA.
    Adolescence, violence, and public health.
    Front Public Health. 2013;1:32.

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