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Six titanium screws and two rods in the back relieves patient from 9 months of chronic pain Dubai, United Arab Emirates, -Thursday 24 October 2019  

Minimal invasive surgeries (MIS) are considered most effective in the treatment of spine related injuries. As advancements in the field continue to take place, several new techniques to treat patients with similar conditions have been introduced, one of them being the ‘minimal invasive...

Doctors Urge Residents to Get Flu Vaccine before Schools Begin -Sunday 1 September 2019  

With flu season around the corner, and schools just about to begin, Emirates Hospital-Jumeirah is launching a campaign to emphasise the importance of getting the flu vaccine and taking all the necessary precautions to prevent the risk of getting sick and contracting life threatening illnesses...

Interventional Cardiologist successfully performs a rare Carotid Stent -Sunday 18 August 2019  

Amna, a 43-year-old female started experiencing poor vision in her right eye a few weeks prior to evaluation. Being a diabetic, she decided to seek medical attention and possible intervention by an expert. On visiting Emirates Hospital - Jumeirah (EHJ), an Emirates Healthcare Company and an...

Emirates Hospital- Jumeirah, among five hospitals in the region to receive CORE certification -Wednesday 14 August 2019  

Emirates Hospital - Jumeirah was recently awarded the Collaboration of Organised and Recognised Endoscopy units (CORE) certificate by the World Endoscopy Organisation (WEO). Only five hospitals in the entire region received this recognition. Through this recognition WEO is looking at...

Placental Abruption: An Obstetric Emergency -Saturday 6 July 2019  

Placental abruption refers to partial or complete placental detachment prior to delivery of the foetus. Approximately one percent of all pregnant women experience placental abruption, of which most can be managed successfully. It is more commonly observed in women having undergone multiple...

75-year-old British expat undergoes successful cornea transplant surgery in the UAE -Wednesday 26 June 2019  

M.J., a 75-year-old British expat who has been living in the UAE for 50 years, suffered from a blinding condition that led to glare, cloudy vision and eye discomfort. A successful cornea transplant has sharpened her vision. “When M.J. first visited us, we noticed that there had been a...

Emirates Hospital - Jumeirah receives ‘Superbrands’ recognition -Thursday 20 June 2019  

Jumeirah was recognized as one of UAE’s strongest brands at the 15th annual Superbrands tribute event, held on June 18 at the Intercontinental Dubai-Festival City. Out of approximately 150 leading brands, 48 brands from the UAE were awarded Superbrand Status at the event, considered as the...

Medical examinations reveal child’s diarrhoea to be actually chronic constipation -Tuesday 28 May 2019  

Reem visited Emirates Hospital - Jumeirah (EHJ) – an Emirates Healthcare company and an internationally recognised 100-bed beacon of progress in the region’s healthcare system after her 4-year-old son, Rayan complained of what she believed was diarrhoea. She sought medical attention after...

Dubai doctor diagnoses absent ovaries in young girl -Wednesday 10 April 2019  

Emirates Hospital-Jumeirah (EHJ), an Emirates Healthcare Company and an internationally recognised 100-bed beacon of progress in the region’s healthcare system, is treating an interesting case. When 7-year-old Maryam from Syria complained of abdominal pain, her parents thought she had an upset...

Emirates Hospital-Jumeirah launches eight Centres of Excellence, with plans to open eleven more -Thursday 7 March 2019  

Emirates Hospital-Jumeirah, an Emirates Healthcare Company and an internationally recognised 100-bed beacon of progress in the region’s healthcare system, has announced the launch of eight specialised clinics created to diagnose and treat specific ailments that are common to the community. In...

The Promise of Care – Emirates Hospital’s Journey to Triumph -Sunday 6 January 2019  

In today’s time, as hospitals and health systems continue to consolidate, the ability to improve care delivery is increasingly important. Believing in this philosophy and deploying it at all stages of operation, Emirates Hospital in Jumeirah has grown exponentially to a sprawling enterprise....

Heads Up: Combat Text Neck Syndrome with Easy Tips -Tuesday 23 October 2018  

In today’s fast paced world, digital forms of communication are gaining pace over conventional methods. While most people use cell phones for varied reasons, chances are that slouching to a mobile phone can lead to several disorders. “Recently, I visited a patient who complained of severe...

High Temperatures Means High Risk for Kidney Stones and Urinary Problems for Women -Monday 1 October 2018  

Kidney stones and urinary difficulties are two urology issues that plague women most of time in the UAE as they are often plagued by high temperatures, and if left untreated, these conditions can be life-threatening. “When the heat is at its peak, most people experience dehydration, which...

Opt for Stromal Vascular Fraction (SVF) Therapy to Treat Chronic Pain -Sunday 16 September 2018  

A 31-year-old Caucasian male, a baseball player, was extremely active athletically and in great physical shape until he was struck with osteoarthritis of the right shoulder and left knee. While the young sportsman wanted to build his career in baseball, the increasing pain levels made it...

70-year-old Nigerian woman chooses UAE for a pacemaker implant -Wednesday 15 August 2018  

If you meet 70-year-old Maria, a Nigerian national, you’d never know she has a dual chamber pacemaker to keep her heart beating well. Full of life and vigour, Maria came to the UAE to treat her atrioventricular (AV) block. An AV block is a serious heart condition where the heart beats...

Over a hundred patients in the UAE use new non-invasive capsule gastric balloon to control obesity and its associated... -Saturday 21 July 2018  

One hundred obese or overweight individuals in the UAE have taken advantage of the new Ellipse Gastric Balloon to lose weight and to decrease its associated medical conditions, according to Dr Wael Dahhan at Emirates Hospital. “Obesity and being overweight is a major public health problem...

Antibiotic Addiction: Health Experts Warn Against Overuse of Antibiotics -Monday 16 July 2018  

Overuse and misuse of antibiotics is one of the world’s most pressing health problems, according to Dr. Asha Thomas, who serves as a Medical Director for Doctor on Call - a 24/7 medical services facility that provides healthcare services at homes and hotels. “Some people still believe...

Emirates Hospital & Regen Medical Management Dubai Receives DHA Approval to Open First Center -Tuesday 26 June 2018  

Emirates Hospital Jumeriah, an Emirates Healthcare Company, announced they have partnered with ReGen Medical Management Dubai to officially launch “ReGen At Emirates Hospital”, a new stem cell and regenerative medical center on 25th June 2018. Emirates Hospital Jumeriah is the first to...

Age Is Just a Number: Elderly Man and Woman Combat Osteoarthritis through a Surgical Procedure -Sunday 24 June 2018  

62-year-old Abdul and 72-year-old Alia, both Egyptian nationals, couldn’t sit or walk a few months back, but now find it easy to prostrate and walk briskly. Things were not this easy when they were first diagnosed with osteoarthritis. However, unlike the usual belief, the elderly man and woman...

Emirates Hospital Unveils Collaboration with the UAE’s Leading Rheumatology Specialist Humeira Badsha Medical... -Monday 21 May 2018  

The Humeira Badsha Medical Centre (HBMC), UAE's leading specialist in musculoskeletal diseases, announced it will be collaborating with Emirates Hospital, an Emirates Healthcare Company as it officially opened the doors of its new facility to the public in Emirates Hospital, Dubai. Having...

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