Dr. Jorge A. Guzman, MD, MBA
Chief Executive Officer
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
Dr. Jorge Guzman is the chief executive officer of Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, a Mubadala Health partner. Dr. Guzman oversees Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi’s strategy and operations of 5,300 caregivers and continues to serve as a consultant and Staff physician in the hospital’s Critical Care Institute.
Previously serving as the hospital’s chief of staff, Dr. Guzman led a team of over 420 physicians, spearheading ground-breaking procedures and programs. His vision led to significant growth in medical operations, including the expansion of many service lines such as multiple solid organ transplant, complex neurology and cardiac services, and the growth in the cancer programs, amongst others.
Dr. Guzman is a long-standing healthcare steward with 15+ years at Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Prior to joining Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Dr. Guzman was Cleveland Clinic Foundation’s vice president of Regional Hospital Medical Operations. Committed to innovation, he oversaw the development of the ICU telemedicine program (eHospital) at Cleveland Clinic and holds two patents registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Additionally, he completed a healthcare MBA at Baldwin Wallace University in Ohio.