Five Doctors from Thumbay Hospitals Honored with Prestigious Clinical Excellence Awards
Thumbay Group, the Dubai-based international business conglomerate honored five doctors from its Thumbay Hospital network, with awards for clinical excellence. The clinical excellence awards acknowledged the awardees’ outstanding professional expertise and skills in successfully treating patients admitted to Thumbay Hospitals with rare/complex medical conditions.
The awards were presented to the doctors by Mr. Thumbay Moideen – Founder President of Thumbay Group, at a special function held at Gulf Medical University – Ajman on Sunday, 24th April 2016, in the presence of Prof. Gita Ashok Raj – Provost of Gulf Medical University, Mr. Akbar Moideen Thumbay – Vice President of the Healthcare Division of Thumbay Group, Dr. Manvir Singh Walia – Administrative Director of the Healthcare Division of Thumbay Group and other members of the administrative team of Thumbay Group.
The recipients of the awards were Dr. Mahmoud Farouk Mohamed Elmahdi – lnterventional Cardiologist at Thumbay Hospital – Ajman (Procedure performed: Balloon Mitral Valvuloplasty), Dr. Yasser Atwa – Specialist Ophthalmology at Thumbay Hospital – Dubai (Procedure performed: Pterygium Operation with Auto Craft without any Suture), Dr. Ramachandran Rajagopal – Specialist Dermatology at Thumbay Hospital – Dubai (Procedure performed: Extremely rare overwhelming skin disorder, diagnosed and treated within 48 hours; and one more procedure), Dr. Soman Sukumaran Nair – Specialist Ophthalmology at Thumbay Hospital – Dubai (Procedure performed: Ocular squamous cell neoplasia excision; and ROP), Dr. Seyed Mohsen Mahmoodi – Professor & Consultant Orthopedics & Medical Director at Thumbay Hospital – Dubai (Procedure performed: Acute pancreatitis complicated with acute respiratory distress syndrome, first case reported; and four more procedures).
“The clinical excellence awards recognize the contributions made by the doctors in their specialty, highlight their achievements and thank them for contributing towards the excellence of the Thumbay Hospital network. This is a token of our appreciation for their expertise,” said Mr. Thumbay Moideen.
Thumbay Group delivers its healthcare services through its five Thumbay Hospitals in Ajman, Dubai, Sharjah Fujairah and Hyderabad – India, a 25-chair dental hospital in Dubai, a chain of state-of-the-art Thumbay Clinics and Thumbay Labs across the UAE, in addition to outlets of Thumbay Pharmacy across the country. Thumbay Group’s network of hospitals and clinics are among the largest healthcare networks in the UAE. A 400 bed ultra-modern hospital, a 50-chair dental hospital and an advanced rehabilitation centre at the GMU campus in Ajman are upcoming projects expected to be completed in 2016/2017. The Group aims to establish 15 Thumbay academic hospitals in the UAE and other countries, by 2020.
All Thumbay Group hospitals are full-fledged multi-specialty centers, with wide-ranging services. Thumbay Hospitals have been the first choice healthcare destination for patients from over 175 nationalities. Staff from over 22 countries, speaking over 50 languages attend to patients. JCI accreditation for the hospitals, CAP-accredited laboratories, patient-centric services, affordable costs, presence throughout the UAE, strong cultural diversity, an impeccable record of zero infection rate, and multiple accreditations, memberships and awards are some distinctive features which makes Thumbay Hospitals the most popular healthcare destination.