Dr. Sayed Tantawy was born in 1975 and graduated from the Faculty of Physiotherapy, Cairo University in 1987 and finished his internship in the AIR Force Military Hospital, Cairo in 1998. He then worked as a physiotherapist in Al-tawfikia Hospital, Cairo and chief of physiotherapy, physical medicine and locomotor system, Ahamed Shawky Hospital, Mohandeseen, Giza from 1987 to 1991. He worked as chief of physiotherapy Sarat Abidha General Hospital, Abha, and sports injuries specialist, Sakr Algazera Club, Abha, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (1991-1995). Dr Sayed finished his master degree in 2002 which was titled “Pressure Ulcers Responses to Iontophoresis” at Cairo University. He worked as chairman of physiotherapy department, orthopedic department, Cairo University and physiotherapy consultant, Tantawy Physiotherapy Center, Haram, Giza. Dr Sayed finished his PhD in 2006 which was titled “Effect of Anal Electrical Stimulation on Pressure Time Curve of the Pelvic Floor Muscles in Post Traumatic Faecal Incontinence”, Cairo University. In 2007, he worked as vice director of physical therapy for training, teaching and scientific research, Cairo University Hospitals. From 2008 to 2009, Dr Tantawy worked as physical therapy director in Kasr El-Eini of Radiation, Oncology and Nuclear Medicine, Cairo University and worked also as an assistant professor of physiotherapy, Kasr El Aini Hospital, Cairo University. Dr Tantawy moved to Bahrain to work in Ahlia University in 2009 as an assistant professor of physiotherapy and promoted in Cairo and Ahlia universities to associate professor of physiotherapy. He is also serving as Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner CKTP Elite CKT Association), Secretary General of Egyptian Association of Physical Therapy & Medical Rehabilitation and he is member of The Mediterranean Society of Pelvic Floor Disorders and Egyptian Physical Therapy Syndicate.
Dr Tantawy is a reviewer in many international journals as Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy and International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation Research IJTRR. Dr Sayed is also member in the Editorial Board of many international journals such as the Romanian Journal of Physiotherapy, International Journal of Rehabilitation Sciences, International Research of Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation International, International Journal of Physiotherapy and Research and International Journal of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences.
In Ahlia University, Dr Sayed supervised 27 undergraduate students’ final projects.
T for orthopedic at the 3rd Academic year, Faculty of Physical therapy, Cairo University
T for Surgery at the 3rd Academic year, Faculty of Physical therapy, Cairo University.
Supervision on Clinical P.T for Orthopedic at the 3rd Academic Year, Faculty of Physical therapy, Cairo University
Supervision on Clinical Training to the Students in the Obligatory Training Year, 18 Depart. Orthopedic disease and surgery, Cairo University
Supervision on Clinical Training to the Students in the Obligatory Training Year, Kasr El-Einy Center of Radiation, Oncology and Nuclear Medicine, Cairo University
16th International Scientific Conference of Physical Therapy, Cairo University, Egypt, under the title of (No More Disability), Cairo, Egypt, 5- 6 March, 2015. (Speaker).
Research Day of Ahlia University. 5-6 November 2012. (Speaker)
7th GCC of primary Health Care, 3 – 5 May 2010, Bahrain (Speaker).
The 13th International Congress of Faculty of Physical Therapy under the Title of Physical Therapy Between Scientific Distinction and Therapeutic Novelty, 1-2 April, Cairo University, Egypt, 2010 (Speaker)
The 4th National Conference of Human Performance in Health and Disability, June, 2008. (Speaker)
Dalia M Kamel, Neveen A Raoof& Sayed A. Tantawy, (2015): Efficacy of lumbar mobilization on post-partum low back pain in Egyptian Females: Randomized controlled trial, accepted for publication in the journal of “the back and musculoskeletal rehabilitation”.
Neveen Abdel-Raoof, Dalia Kamel, Sayed Tantawy, (2013): Influence of second-degree flatfoot on spinal and pelvic mechanics in young females, International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation, Vol. 20, No. 9, 2013 PP 428- 434.
Dalia M. Kamel, Ali A. Thabet, Sayed A. Tantawy, Mohamed M. Radwan, (2013):Effect of abdominal versus pelvic floor muscle exercises in obese Egyptian women with mild stress urinary incontinence: A randomised controlled trial, Hong Kong Physiotherapy Journal, Vol. 31, No. 1, 2013 PP 12- 18.
Adly AS, Ali AT, Dalia MK, Sayed AT (2012): Detrusor instability responses to transvaginal versus posterior tibial nerve stimulation, theHealth, Vol.3, No. 4, PP. 90-93.
Sayed A Tantawy, Dalia M. Kamel. (2012): Efficacy of Ultrasound on Bone Mineral Density and Quality of Life in Females Post- mastectomy Patients: Pre-Post Intervention Study, Indian Journal of Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy, Vol. 6, No. 2, PP. 254-259.
Sayed A. Tantawy, Dalia M. Kamel, (2010): Effect of TENS and P6 Accustimulation on Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting in Postmenopausal Women, Med. J. Cairo Uni. Vol. 78, No. 2, PP 205- 211.
Sayed A. Tantawy, Dalia M. Kamel , Akram Abdel Aziz and Manal E. AbuFarha, (2010): Effect of Weight Reduction on Liver Enzyme in Obese Post-menopausal Women with Chronic Hepatitis, Bull. Fac. Ph. Th. Cairo Univ., Vol. 15, No. 2, PP 121-129.
Dalia M. Kamel& Sayed A. Tantawy, (2010): Does Aerobic Exercise Training with Weight Loss Affect Serum C – reactive protein in Asymptomatic Obese Peri-menopausal Women? Med. J. Cairo Uni., Vol. 78, No 2, PP 687-692.
Sayed A. Tantawy& Hoda M. Zakaria, (2010): The Role of Physical Therapy Intervention in the Management of Diabetic Neuropathic Foot Ulcers, Vol. 78, No. 2, PP 103- 109.
Hoda M. Zakaria, Sayed A. Tantawy, Dalia M. Kamel, Sahar M. Adel, Khalid A. Kassem, (2009): Fecal Incontinence Responses to Posterior Tibial Nerve Stimulation in Partial Spinal Cord Injured Patients, Bull. Fac. Ph. Th. Cairo Univ., Vol. 14, No. 1, PP 51- 60.
Sayed A. Tantawy, Dalia M. Kamel, Neveen A. Abd El-Raoof and Mohamed A. Rhaman, (2008): Effect of Low Level Laser Therapy During the Treatment of Chemotherapy Induced Oral Mucositis in Postmenopausal Breast Cancer, Bull. Fac. Ph. Th. Cairo Univ., Vol. 13, No. 1, PP 147- 157.
Sohier Al Koseary, Fayez Frook& Sayed Tantawy (2008): Role of Exercise in Menopause 1st edition, Deposit No. 7358/2008, Cairo, Egypt.