Fahkry (Bavly) Dawoud, M.D.
Dr. “Bavly” Dawoud was born in Tanta, Egypt and grew up in Nashville, Tennessee. He graduated Summa cum Laude from Belmont University, in Nashville, with a B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. He earned his M.D. and M.P.H. from East Tennessee State University James H. Quillen College of Medicine, in Johnson City, Tennessee. While there he earned the Caduceus Outstanding Tutor of the Year Award, the first ever medical student tutor to receive the award. Bavly speaks fluent Arabic, and has returned to Egypt twice to perform volunteer work at hospitals there. His outside interests include playing the piano, composing music and poetry, drawing, playing tennis, rock climbing, and swimming.