For the first time in Iraq’s history, PET/CT Scan technology for cancer diagnosis and staging is available at Medya Diagnostic Center


The PET/CT Scan Department is managed by a team of two radiologists with a combined international experience of nearly 30 years, two medical technicians and three medical assistants. Furthermore, the coherent organizational structure at Medya Diagnostic Center allows excellent inter departmental cooperation to ensure that all PET/CT Scan patients get the best medical care in preparation for their appointment.


Dr. Amir Akram Jaff, Consultant Radiologist (M.D. | E.B.C.R)
Dr. Amir obtained his Medical Degree at Rene Descartes Paris Medical School in France in 2000. He then trained during clinical rotations at Duke University Medical Center in North Carolina and at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in the USA after obtaining undergraduate degree. After that he completed Radio diagnosis and Medical Imaging residency at Internat des Hopitaux de Paris. Dr. Amir also worked as a Consultant Radiologist in several medical centers and hospitals in Paris, France between the years of 2004 and 2009.

Additionally, he worked as a Consultant Radiologist in a number of medical centers and hospitals in Dubai and Switzerland between the years of 2009 and 2015. Moreover, Dr. Amir is French Board Certified and accredited to the French and Swiss Breast Cancer Screening Agencies. Finally, he had his PET/CT training in France at the Paris University Hospital from 2004 to 2009 and he was the leading PET/CT specialist at Freiburgerspital in Switzerland from 2012 to 2015.

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Dr. Douglas A. Prager, Consultant Nuclear Medicine Physician (M.D. | ABNM | ABIM)

Dr. Douglas is a nuclear medicine physician who currently practices all forms of diagnostic and therapeutic nuclear medicine procedures to include a large volume of PET/CT imaging and nuclear cardiology studies. He is a diplomate of both American Boards of Nuclear Medicine and Internal Medicine. His education includes an undergraduate BSE degree from Princeton University, a medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine, and internal and nuclear medicine residency training in the U.S. Army. Dr. Prager has practiced nuclear medicine at The Queen’s Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii since his retirement from the Army.

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Muhammad Sabir Khan, Senior PET/CT Technologist
Muhammad has more than 24 years’ experience as Radiology Technologist, of which he functioned more than 5 year as Chief PET/CT Technologist at the Neuro Cancer Care Institute (NCCI) in Karachi, Pakistan. He has undergone Clinical Applications Training on the Biograph Molecular CT (PET/CT) from Siemens AG Healthcare in Germany and completed Biograph Molecular CT (PET/CT) Application Training program from Siemens in Turkey.


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Muhammed Sultan, Senior Biomedical Engineer

Muhammed has obtained Master´s Degree in Medical Engineering at the Royal Institute of Technology and Health in Sweden, 2009. He worked for 5 years in the Department of Radiation Physics at University Hospital in Linkoping, Sweden. He is a certified Radiation Protection officer according to Swedish Radiation Safety Authority regulations`.

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Hemn Azeez Rahman, PET/CT Technologist
Hemn has completed a Medical Physics and Clinical Engineering Master’s Degree in United Kingdom. Furthermore, he has undergone Nuclear Medicine training course at Liverpool Royal Hospital and Medical Imaging training course at Clatterbridge Cancer Center, both in the United Kingdom. Finally, he has received a PET/CT Technologist training course at Neolife Oncology Center in Turkey.

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The Siemens Biograph 6 is a whole-body scanner ideal for oncological imaging and diagnosis with high-end spiral CT and PET performance using just one noninvasive procedure. The Siemens Biograph 6 produces excellent images that show three-dimensional anatomy and biological processes of organs at the molecular level with a large axial view. Significant x-ray dose reduction (up to 65 %) is possible for all body regions.


…are always striving to give the best quality medical care with a full spectrum of diagnostic services. Whether you need lab tests, imaging, consultant physicians, physiotherapy or a pharmacy – we can cater to your every need. Our patient centered model ensures uncompromising commitment and care to each individual patient.



Medya Diagnostic Center is happy to provide free accommodation in Erbil for all our PET/CT patients for 2 nights.


Please contact us for further information and appointments
60m Street, Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq

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