Shalby’s Surgeons to operate in Dubai
Posted On: November 13, 2017
Posted By: shalbyhospitals
Dr Raza Siddiqui and Dr Vikram Shah shake hands on the deal
RAK Hospital, Dubai, is the flagship brand of the Arabian Healthcare Group. Shalby and RAK have signed a joint venture to strengthen its positioning as the region’s new medical tourism destination.
Dr Shah is a legend in the field of TKR because of his inventions like OS Needle and ‘0’ Technique for total knee replacements [TKR].
Dr Shah and team perform the key steps of TKR in 8-10 minutes. Dr Shah is also a designer of joints by Zimmer INC, USA, one of the largest orthopaedic devices manufacturer.
“Patients in need of Total Knee Replacement (TKR) and Total Hip Replacement (THR) in UAE, GCC and African countries will have the most advanced treatment offered in a convenient location in UAE at RAK Hospital.”
“We are extremely delighted to now offer Shalby’s expertise through RAK Hospital to UAE and other destinations. We at our Ahmedabad International Patient Care Centre cater to almost 200 patients every month from Middle-East and Africa,” said Dr Shah.
Medical tourism has been a prime focus and RAK Hospital’s efforts are geared at attracting a larger share of patients that visit the UAE.
Says Dr Raza Siddiqui
“RAK Hospital has been attracting a large number of patient’s from African countries for various surgical procedures and now we are here to offer the best in joint replacement at an attractive and affordable cost to local as well as international patients.
Says Dr Vikram Shah
Our team of Orthopaedic Surgeons from Shalby Hospitals will be regularly visiting RAK Hospital to conduct procedures in the area of joint replacement, especially Total Knee Replacement (TKR) and Total Hip Replacement (THR).