Entries by The Arab Hospital

Peter Makowski

Peter Makowski CEO at American Hospital Dubai “AHD has gained tremendous benefits after joining Mayo Clinic Care Network” Peter Makowski, CEO at American Hospital Dubai, is a highly experienced hospital leader having held a range of senior positions and led with distinction a number of healthcare institutions in the USA. “Hospitals” magazine met with Mr. […]

Vitamin C

Vitamin C Several benefits outweighing the protection from flu At this time of the year, many people reach for Vitamin C, whether in supplements, juices, cough drops, tea, or other forms to prevent colds and flu that often spread in the fall season. Vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, is key to the production […]

Weight Management

Weight Management An integrated system to treat obesity and overweight Weight management and maintaining a healthy weight is the trend of modern medicine in order to preserve public health after knowing the negative effects of obesity on all body organs and their functions. Today, weight loss is not only an aesthetic issue, but is also […]

Smart Hospitals by Frost & Sullivan

Smart Hospitals to Invest over $11 billion in Cloud Computing & Data Analytics, Says Frost & Sullivan By 2025, 10 percent of hospitals across the globe will become or will have started implementations to become smart hospitals. Frost & Sullivan’s market research, “Future of Smart Hospitals,” projects significant market growth and billions of dollars in revenues […]

Telemedicine to revolutionize outpatient based healthcare

Telemedicine to revolutionize outpatient based healthcare Telemedicine or virtual healthcare is defined as the delivery of healthcare at a distance, typically embracing diagnosis, health education and research. The healthcare sector is under pressure to reduce spending and increase efficiency.  With the passage of time, the relationship between the physician and the patient has also changed, […]

IVI Middle East Fertility Clinic, Muscat has recently reported first two successful pregnancies following PGD

IVI Middle East Fertility Clinic, Muscat has recently reported first two successful pregnancies following PGD Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) has been instrumental in helping couples prevent the risk of having a child with genetic disorders, according to IVI Middle East Fertility Clinic. The fertility centre recently reported its first two successful PGD pregnancies in Muscat, […]

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi Performs Innovative New Procedure for Digestive Disease

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi Performs Innovative New Procedure for Digestive Disease Physicians at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi have performed the region’s first “POP” procedures, an innovative technique that can alleviate the debilitating symptoms of gastroparesis, a chronic digestive disease. The non-surgical technique, known as Per Oral Pyloromyotomy (POP), is based on techniques pioneered in Japan […]

Primary care specialists urge GCC residents to consult general practitioners and avoid self-diagnosis

Primary care specialists urge GCC residents to consult general practitioners and avoid self-diagnosis A recent survey commissioned by Arab Health 2018 – the largest exhibition for healthcare and trade professionals in the MENA region – reveals that 41% of GCC residents go directly to a specialist when they fall ill, as opposed to visiting a general practitioner […]

American Hospital Dubai successfully conducted High Dose Brachytherapy radiation treatment

American Hospital Dubai successfully conducts Dubai’s first ever CT scan-based high dose Brachytherapy radiation treatment American Hospital Dubai successfully conducted High Dose Brachytherapy radiation treatment on a patient diagnosed with cervical cancer—a first-of-its-kind procedure to be done in the Dubai and Northern Emirates area. The procedure was performed by a team of radiation oncology experts […]