Dubai London Clinic & Specialty Hospital

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Overview

Overview

Dubai London Clinic & Specialty Hospital is a multispecialty hospital that was founded in 1987. The hospital is part of the Dubai London network, which includes the Dubai London Clinic (Dubai Festival City Branch) and the Dubai London Clinic Dental Centre.

Dubai London Clinic & Specialty Hospital has over 25 medical departments that include gynecology, general surgery, orthopedics, cardiology, plastic surgery, ENT, and urology amongst others. The hospital also has an endoscopy unit, a diagnostic and imaging facility, and laboratory.

Services provided by the hospital include visa assistance, assistance with flight and hotel booking, hotel and airport transfer, medical record translation, and interpreter services. Facilities at the hospital include a pharmacy, a launderette, and free WiFi throughout the hospital.

The hospital accepts a range of international health insurances such as AXA, Allianz, Aetna, Bupa, and Cigna.

Location

The Dubai London Clinic & Specialty Hospital is located 23 km from Dubai International Airport, which is accessible via public transport. Patients travelling to the hospital via public transport can disembark at the Umm Suqeim Library 1 bus stop, which is just 200 m from the hospital.

Dubai is one of the largest cities in the Middle East and is renowned for its shopping and entertainment, as well as for its modern architecture. The Mall of Emirates is located 5 km from the hospital and offers plenty of shopping and dining opportunities, as well as an indoor ski slope.

Atlantis, The Palm, a 5 star hotel located next to the Aquaventure Beach on the Palm Jumeirah artificial island and offers great views over the Arabian Sea, can be reached within 13 km from the hospital.

Languages spoken

Croatian, English, French, Hindi, Polish, Portuguese, Serbian, Spanish

Services

Medical records transfer
Translation services
Interpreter services
Airport pickup
Local transportation booking
Hotel booking
Flight booking
Local tourism options
Special offer for group stays
Free Wifi
Phone in the room
TV in the room
Special dietary requests accepted
Private rooms for patients available
Family accommodation
Parking available
Pharmacy
Laundry
Religious facilities
Mobility accessible rooms
International newspapers
Procedures

Procedures

57 procedures across 7 specialties

>General Surgery

(8 procedures)

Appendectomy

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  • An appendectomy is a surgical procedure performed to remove the appendix. The appendix is located where the small and large intestine meet and its function is not known. The appendix is usually removed as an emergency procedure when the patient has appendicitis, which is the inflammation of the appendix.

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Diagnostic Laparoscopy

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Hernia Repair

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  • Hernia repair is a surgical procedure performed to repair a hernia, which occurs when tissues or organs protrude through the wall in which they are contained. There are different types of hernias that can occur and these include inguinal hernia, hiatal hernia, and umbilical hernia.

  • 1 - 2 weeks

    After abdominal surgery, patients should get approval from their surgeon before flying. Traveling too soon after abdominal surgery could result in tearing the sutures. Patients may also find it uncomfortable to carry luggage or sit for long periods.

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See 1 type of Hernia Repair procedures:
Inguinal Hernia Surgery

>Dermatology

(9 procedures)

Acne Scar Treatment

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  • Acne scar treatment aims to eliminate or reduce the scars caused by acne. There are a number of available acne scar treatments including chemical peel, dermabrasion, microdermabrasion, and laser/light therapy.

  • 3 days
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Acne Treatment

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  • Acne is caused by the oil glands in the skin becoming blocked by sebum, skin cells and hair. Most people will suffer with a degree of acne in their lives, but for some it can be severe and can cause low self-esteem. For patients with very severe or persistent acne, treatment can help alleviate symptoms and reduce scarring.

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Dermatology Consultation

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  • A dermatology consultation is a meeting with a dermatologist, to discuss a specific skin problem and explore treatment options. A dermatologist specializes in treating skin, hair, and nails. Common conditions which patients may consult with a dermatologist about are psoriasis, acne treatment, mole removal, and laser skin resurfacing treatment.

  • 1 - 2 days
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>General Medicine

(7 procedures)

Abdominal Examination

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Female Health Checkup

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General Medicine Consultation

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>Gynecology

(12 procedures)

Contraceptive Implant

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  • The contraceptive implant is a 40mm flexible tube inserted beneath the skin of a woman's upper arm, in order to prevent pregnancy by inhibiting the normal maturation and release of eggs.

  • 1 - 2 days
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Cystocele Repair

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Dilation and Curettage

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  • Dilation and curettage, also referred to as D&C, is a procedure performed to diagnosis and treat problems with the uterus. The procedure can help to diagnose uterine cancer, the cause of heavy bleeding, and is also performed as part of the process for diagnosing the cause of infertility.

  • 1 weeks
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>Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery

(19 procedures)

Arm Lift

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  • An arm lift, also referred to as a brachioplasty, is a surgical procedure to firm and reshape the upper arms. The surgeon may use liposuction to remove excess fat and skin and reposition the remaining skin to tighten it.

  • 1 weeks

    The patient might have to stay until the sutures can be removed, and should ask the surgeon. It should be possible to fly home within 7 to 10 days.

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Body Lift

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  • A body lift is a combination of surgical procedures designed to improve the overall appearance of the patient's body, by removing excess skin and tightening the remaining skin. A body lift also involves the removal of underlying excess fat and can treat cellulite.

    The procedure is most commonly performed on patients who have undergone bariatric surgery to lose weight, or who have lost significant amounts of weight through diet and exercise, and are left with excess skin around the body.

  • 1 - 2 weeks

    Patients must check with their surgeon that they are fit enough to fly home, as well as taking necessary precautions against deep vein thrombosis (DVT).

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Breast Augmentation

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  • Breast augmentation is a surgical procedure to change the size and shape of the breasts. While many patients opt to have breast implants inserted to increase breast size, breast augmentation more commonly refers to the enlargement of the breasts using fat transfer.

  • 1 weeks
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>Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)

(1 procedure)

Thyroidectomy

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  • A thyroidectomy is a surgical procedure performed to remove either part of, or all of the thyroid. The thyroid is a gland located over the larynx, around the trachea and functions to produce hormones which are released into the blood stream to regulate the body's metabolism.

  • 12 - 14 days

    Patients will need to return to the hospital to have the incision site checked and should not fly for around 2 weeks after the surgery to allow time to heal.

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>Urology

(1 procedure)

Cystectomy

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More about available treatments at Dubai London Clinic & Specialty Hospital

As a multispecialty hospital, Dubai London Clinic & Specialty Hospital perform wide range of procedures across its many specialties, including arm lift, liposuction, rhinoplasty, thyroidectomy, liver resection, hernia repair, and mastectomy.

The hospital has 10 operating theaters, as well as a diagnostic and imaging facility and an endoscopy unit.

Staff

Staff

The Dubai London Clinic & Specialty Hospital has a large team of doctors who are specialists in their respective fields. The founder and CEO, Dr. Misho Ravic, leads the team.

Many of the team are members of national and international medical boards and societies and have been educated at internationally renowned schools and universities. The staff at the hospital speaks variety of languages including English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Polish, Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, Hindi, Urdu, Gujarati, and Sindhi. Interpreter services are available for those patients who require it.

Dr. Misho Ravic

  • Founder and CEO of the Dubai London Clinic & Specialty Hospital

Dr. Rajesh Devassy

  • Specializes in gynecology, with expertise in advanced gynecology laparoscopic surgery
  • Has performed over 27,000 advanced gynecological laparoscopic procedures
  • Visiting consultant at hospitals in India and the UAE
  • Course director at the Gem Advanced Minimal Access Surgery Training Centre
  • Member of the European Society of Gynecological Endoscopy, the Indian Society of Gynecological Endoscopy, and the American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopists
  • Speaks English, Hindi, Malayalam, Kannada, and Arabic
Gynecology Laparoscopy

Dr. Iwona Marczak

  • Specializes in internal medicine
  • Graduated with a degree in medicine from the Pomeranian Medical University Szczecin, Poland
  • Graduated with a specialized degree in internal medicine from the Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
  • Particular expertise in management and treatment of hypertension, respiratory diseases, gastrointestinal diseases, lipid disorder, and endocrinology
  • Member of the Polish Chamber of Physicians and Dentists, the Polish Society of Internal Medicine, and the Emirates Medical Association
  • Speaks English and Polish
Internal Medicine

Dr. Mina Milovanovic

  • Specializes in internal medicine
  • Graduated with a degree in medicine from the University Of Belgrade Medical School, Serbia in 1982
  • Particular expertise in allergy diagnostics and immunotherapy, metabolic syndrome diabetes, obesity, and lipid disorder
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese, Serbian, and basic French
Internal Medicine

Dr. Barbara Karin Vela

  • General practitioner at the Dubai London Clinic & Specialty Hospital
  • Member of the European Underwater and Baromedical Society (EUBS), the Divers Alert Network Europe (DAN Europe), and the Croatian Medical Chamber
  • Speaks English, Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, basic Italian, and German
General Medicine

Dr. John Callaghan

  • Specializes in family medicine
  • Particular expertise in family, occupational, tropical and travel, sports, and hyperbaric medicine
Family Medicine

Dr. Jawahar Charles Mathias

  • Specializes in general surgery and laparoscopic surgery
  • Graduated with a degree in medicine from the St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore, India in 1985
  • Completed a fellowship at the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Glasgow in 1992
  • Member of the International Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association
  • President of the Indian Society of Gastroenterology (Middle East Chapter)
  • Speaks English and Hindi
General Surgery Laparoscopy

Dr. Kaser Nazir

  • Specializes in podiatry surgery
  • Graduated from the London Foot Hospital and School of Podiatric Medicine in 2001

  • Member of the Faculty of Podiatric Surgery, and the International Affiliate of American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons

  • Particular surgical expertise in bunion, hammer toe, forefoot reconstruction, flat foot reconstructive surgery, and tendon repairs including achilles tendon ruptures

  • Speaks English, Urdu, and Hindi
Podiatric Medicine Podiatric Surgery

Dr. Sasa Janjanin

  • Specializes in ENT, head, and neck surgery
  • Graduated from the Zagreb University School of Medicine, Croatia
  • Completed a fellowship in biomedical sciences at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA
  • Particular surgical expertise in facial plastic surgery, pediatric ENT, and breathing, nose and sinus problems
  • Author of various international publications in scientific journals
  • Speaks English, Croatian, basic German, and Russian
Head and Neck Surgery Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)

Dr. Umesh Nihalani

  • Specializes in dermatology
  • Graduated with a master’s degree in dermatology from the NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, India
  • Particular expertise in aesthetic dermatology and venereology
  • Member of the Indian Medical Association (IMA), Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venerologists and Leprologists (IADVL), and the Cosmetology Society of India (CSI)
  • Speaks English, Hindi, Gujarati, and Sindhi
Dermatology

Dr. Anna Sepiolo

  • Specializes in obstetrics and gynecology
  • Gained clinical experience working at Kings College Hospital, London, UK
  • Registered specialist with the General Medical Council (GMC) in the UK
  • Completed specialized training at the Foetal Medicine Foundation and Harris Birthright Centre at London’s Kings College Hospital, UK
  • Board-certified by the American Academy of Anti-Ageing and Regenerative Medicine
  • Particular expertise in menopause, the andropause, osteoporosis, fatigue syndrome, thyroid dysfunction, and the detection of hormone deficiency
  • Special interest in treating menstrual disorders such as premenstrual syndrome, hyperprolactinaemia, and polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Author of various peer reviewed works published in medical journals
  • Member of the European Society of Gynecology, the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, the North American Menopause Society, the American Academy of Anti-Ageing and Regenerative Medicine, and the European Society of Aesthetic Gynecology
  • Speaks English and Polish
Gynecology
Reviews

Reviews

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  • I am very satisfied with your clinic. I want to express my deep gratitude to Dr. J.C.Mathias
    Tamara United Arab Emirates Varicose Veins Treatment

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    July 2018

    My name is Tamara. I've suffered from varicose veins for 15 years, but thanks to Dr. Jawaharlal Charles Mathias my problem has been fixed, I want to express my deep gratitude to the client manager of MEDIGO, Alina. Thank you very much Alina! Without your help I would not have entered the clinic. Alina is a very kind, sympathetic and attentive employee of your company. All of the professionals working at MEDIGO are very responsive and attentive. Nowadays it is very difficult to find a good clinic and a decent doctor, but I found a clinic in Dubai. I am very satisfied. Thank you for your help!

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