Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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The Prime Hospital Dubai is a 100 bed multispecialty hospital which is focused primarily on acute adult, pediatric, and natal care.
The JCI accredited hospital belongs to the wider Prime Healthcare Group, a leading healthcare service provider in the UAE with 1 hospital, 3 medical centers, a pharmacy, and a medical store. The group was recognized in 2012 as the winner of the Dubai Quality Appreciation Award and is ISO 9001:2008 certified. Prime Hospital is also a member of the Dubai Medical Tourism Club (DMTC).
Additionally there is a dedicated team of international coordinators to help patients with activity booking and follow-up care, ensuring that all patients have the smoothest and most efficient stay possible. International patients should also note that a total of 25 international insurance companies are accepted at the hospital, a list which includes the likes of Aetna, Allianz, AXA, and Metlife.
The Prime Hospital Dubai is located very close to the Dubai International Airport, just 1 km away. It is accessible via taxi, bus, or walking.
Dubai is famous for its luxury shopping, modern architecture, and extravagant nightlife scene. One popular attraction in the city is the Burj Khalifa, 13 km away, the largest building in Dubai and the tallest artificial structure in the world at 829.9 metres high. The Burj Khalifa has an outdoor observation deck on the 148th floor, the tallest observation deck in the world, with unparalleled views of the city.
There is also the option for patients to visit the Mall of the Emirates, a large shopping mall with a wide variety of both casual and luxury shopping, an indoor cinema, and an indoor ski slope. It is 24 km away.
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530 procedures across 17 specialties
Gastric ballon treatment involves inserting a deflated ballon into the stomach and then inflating it, in order to help lose weight. The balloon serves the purpose of limiting food intake by taking up space in the stomach and thus creating a sense of fullness after eating small amounts of food.
Patients may experience some pain, nausea or discomfort in the first days after insertion, therefore may need to rest before traveling.
Gastric band surgery is a weight-loss surgery which uses an inflatable silicone band to create a small gastric pouch in the stomach, slowing down food consumption and limiting food intake. The surgery is performed to help patients with weight-loss after non-surgical methods such as change of diet and regular exercise, have failed to produce results.
The doctor should ensure that the patients condition is stable enough to travel.
A cholecystectomy is a surgical procedure that is performed to remove the gallbladder. The gallbladder is an organ located below the liver, which serves the function of collecting and storing bile, which is the fluid produced by the liver, before breaking it down and releasing it into the small intestine.
Some patients will have dissolvable stitches, whereas others return after 7 days to have them removed. Patients who have open surgery will need a longer recovery time.
A colonoscopy is an examination of the large intestine, the colon and rectum, using a small camera.
Patients should arrive at least 2 days before the colonoscopy, as the bowel needs to be cleared the day before the procedure. Patients who have interventional treatment during the colonoscopy, e.g. removal of a polyp, may need slightly longer to recover.
Adrenalectomy is a surgical procedure performed to remove one or both of the adrenal glands. The adrenal glands are located above each kidney and are part of the endocrine system, responsible for releasing hormones into the body, in order to regulate the immune system, metabolism, and blood sugar levels.
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.
This procedure treats a Bartholin's cyst through incision and drainage. A Bartholin's cyst is a small fluid filled sac just inside the vagina. The cyst forms on the Bartholin's gland which is a gland that produces fluid that lubriates the vagina, when the glands become blocked. The cyst ranges in size and generally varies between the size of a pea, to the size of marble. If the Bartholin's cyst becomes infected, it is usually referred to as a Bartholin's abscess and generally requires drainage.
It is usually safe to fly afterwards, but depending on the type of procedure, there may be a follow up visit required - e.g. to remove a drainage catheter.
Brain aneurysm repair is a surgical procedure performed to repair a brain aneurysm that has the potential to rupture, or has already ruptured.
Time spent abroad depends on the type of brain aneurysm being treated. Unruptured aneurysms tend to have a quicker recovery process than ruptured aneurysms.
Brain tumor surgery is performed by a neurosurgeon to remove all or part of a tumor from the brain.
This depends on the surgery performed, whether the patient needs rehabilitation, and on how well the patient recovers.
Circumcision is a surgical procedure to remove the foreskin which covers the glans penis (the tip of the penis). The procedure can be done by cutting around the foreskin with a scalpel, under either a local or general anesthetic. In young patients, there is also the option to use a compression ring, which is applied and causes the foreskin to fall off after several weeks.
Although patients can usually fly straight away, it may be uncomfortable sitting for a long flight.
Angiography, which may also be referred to as arteriography or angiogram, is a procedure performed to examine the inside of blood vessels, arteries, and veins through the use of images X-ray images.
The Prime Hospital Dubai offers round the clock medical emergency care, as well as an adult intensive care unit, a pediatric intensive care unit, a coronary care unit, a neonatal intensive care unit, a dedicated maternity and child floor, a day surgery unit, and a family clinic. It also has an advanced cardiac cath lab which offers instant angiography to patients.
Furthermore, the hospital uses modern technology and equipment in its procedures, with many of their devices being sourced from elite suppliers in the medical field such as Siemens, GE, Dragger, Fresenius, and many others.
Many of the doctors at the Prime Hospital Dubai have received extensive international training in their respective medical specialties, and they are supported by a team of highly qualified nurses and medical technicians. They all work together in a multi-disciplinary manner to ensure that patients receive the most efficient and highest standards of care possible.
Furthermore, the dedicated team of medical professionals and managers stems from many parts of the world known for their medical training, including the UAE, UK, India, South Africa, and Egypt. The hospital is thus welcoming to international patients, with a wide variety of different languages spoken at the hospital.
One of the worse ER experience I have ever had. I went there twice and never again! I waited 2 hours on my first visit and second one nearly 4 hours. Doctors, nurses and admin staff are incompetent. Nurses literally had a whole hour conversation in their own language next to me while I was laying in ER bed. I manage to speak to a doctor for only 30 seconds while I was there. Go to any other hospital if you can.
My experience at Prime hospital was very good. I'm really grateful for the best service provided by all the hospital crew.
I am very grateful to my OB Dr. Raani, she took care of me, helped and comforted me. She explained to me clearly everything. As well as to the staffs in the hospital they were so accomodating. Many thanks!
Good services, especially free valet parking is useful. However appointment times shouldbe respected. And need a quick service from Pharmacy.
Great experience, after four visits, it was possible to get the root canal done for my daughter. We needed this time to have the infection reduced in her teeth. Dr. Sajjad did a great job in handling the situation and in dealing with my daughter, she does not mind visiting the dentist again and again. Additionally, the doctor did his best in explaining to us the different parts of treatment and in providing support materials in understanding the teeth growth / teeth problems.
As well I would like to thank all the staff for the professional and nice work they did.
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