Tue, 02 January 2018
The University Medical Center of King Abdullah Medical City is run in cooperation with the Dr Sulaiman Alhabib Medical Group and has a team of more than 50 clinicians and other professional staff.
The highly qualified professionals include Western board-certified doctors and accredited members of internationally recognised medical societies and associations. Visiting doctors also bring their specialities on a regular basis and the facility boasts a 24-hour emergency department and dental clinic.
The hospital has 16 in-patient beds and offers general, laparoscopic and paediatric surgery in a theatre suite designed to the highest certified international standards and featuring the most rigorous precision systems for sterilisation and air filtration.
Aside from theatres, there is a huge range of clinics available including: bariatric; dermatology and plastic surgery; diabetes and endocrinology; ear, nose and throat; family medicine and nutrition; gastroenterology; genetic diseases; internal medicine and kidney diseases; neurology; obstetrics and gynaecology; ophthalmology; orthopedics; pain management and anaesthesia; paediatrics; pulmonary medicine; rheumatology; urology and speech therapy.
There is also a cardiology clinic using the latest digital 4D ultrasound imaging technology as well as the Optima CT 660 scanner.
Further state-of-the-art equipment is available in the radiology department, including digital imaging equipment and a picture archiving and communication system allowing doctors access to patient records and vital information without delay. The department employs a female women’s imaging consultant as well as a musculoskeletal radiologist and a consultant radiologist.
The centre’s laboratory is also equipped with the very latest technology and medical equipment guaranteeing speedy and accurate results for those needing tests.
For those requiring rehabilitation after surgery or treatment for muscle or joint injuries, there is an extensive in-house physiotherapy unit with highly qualified therapists.