- Imperial School London Diabetes Centre (ICLDC) and Moorfields Eye Hospital Abu Dhabi enter a partnership settlement to ship UAE-based ophthalmology companies for diabetes and endocrinology sufferers
Abu Dhabi – UAE: Imperial School London Diabetes Centre (ICLDC), a part of the Mubadala Well being community, has just lately entered a partnership settlement with Moorfields Eye Hospital Abu Dhabi, to supply ophthalmology companies for ICLDC sufferers in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Moorfields Eye Hospital Abu Dhabi, additionally a Mubadala Well being Companion, is a results of a partnership with Moorfields London, a pacesetter in ophthalmology companies in the UK.
In a transfer that brings two internationally famend healthcare manufacturers from the UK’s Nationwide Well being Providers (NHS) collectively to collaborate beneath one roof, sufferers will now have entry to ophthalmic companies delivered by Moorfields physicians on the ICLDC Khaleej Al Arabi department, in Abu Dhabi. That is in keeping with each entities’ goal to supply sufferers entry to world-class healthcare companies nearer to house.
Dr. Nicholas Richards, government director at ICLDC, mentioned: “ICLDC was constructed on the muse of our long-standing partnership with the NHS, as our management recognised from the start the significance that worldwide partnerships play within the success of advancing medical experience throughout the UAE. Immediately, we’re proud to affix palms with one other Mubadala Well being accomplice, as it’s by way of sharing synergies, information, and abilities round diabetes that we’re in a position to supply a multidisciplinary holistic strategy to our sufferers.”
Eye illness is without doubt one of the most typical circumstances handled by individuals who undergo from diabetes. Diabetic retinopathy can considerably affect the lives of sufferers, because it impacts blood vessels within the retina, and will result in imaginative and prescient loss and blindness if it goes untreated. Sufferers with diabetes are suggested to obtain common examinations to keep up their eye well being. By way of this partnership, they are going to have entry to an enormous vary of ophthalmology remedies and surgical interventions, together with these for retinal or corneal circumstances, strabismus, laser and refractive procedures, glaucoma, cataract, genetic eye ailments, oculoplastics, visible electrophysiology, and help for synthetic eye wants.
Dr. Esmaeil Mohammad Arbabi, medical lead and advisor ophthalmologist at Moorfields Eye Hospital Abu Dhabi, commented: “We’re proud to be a part of the Mubadala Well being community, because it opens the door to further partnerships that can allow us to ship extra holistic care to a wider neighborhood of sufferers. We stay up for delivering these patient-centric options in collaboration with ICLDC, and serving to educate sufferers with diabetes on the right way to preserve wholesome imaginative and prescient.”
The companies have already begun operations throughout the ICLDC Khaleej Al Arabi department, accessible by appointment to sufferers throughout the centre’s normal working hours.
About Imperial School London Diabetes Centre
Imperial School London Diabetes Centre (ICLDC), a Mubadala Well being accomplice, is a state-of-the-art outpatient facility that specialises in diabetes remedy, analysis, coaching and public well being consciousness. In simply over a decade, the Centre has gained worldwide renown for its holistic strategy to the remedy of diabetes and associated issues that allows sufferers to obtain the complete spectrum of care they want in a single place.
With greater than 80 diabetes professionals and endocrinologists beneath one roof, ICLDC provides best-in-class medical consideration from first prognosis to illness administration throughout 11 specialist observe areas together with grownup and paediatric endocrinology, remedy of metabolic and electrolyte problems, pre- and post-bariatric surgical procedure care, coronary heart illness prevention, dietary recommendation, diabetes schooling companies, ophthalmology, nephrology and podiatry.
ICLDC was established in 2006 in Abu Dhabi by Mubadala in partnership with the UK’s Imperial School London to handle the rising demand for diabetes care within the UAE. The centre now operates three branches throughout Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, touching the lives of multiple million individuals by way of patient-centric programmes and public well being initiatives. In 2007, ICLDC launched Diabetes. Data.Motion, now the longest operating public well being consciousness marketing campaign within the nation. The initiative promotes an lively way of life by way of an ongoing calendar of occasions for the entire neighborhood – Main activations embrace an annual walkathon that coincides with the World Diabetes Day in November.
ICLDC holds the Joint Fee Worldwide (JCI) Scientific Care Program Certification in Outpatient Diabetes Administration and JCI Accreditation for Ambulatory Care.
For extra data, please go to www.icldc.ae
About Moorfields Eye Hospital Centre, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Moorfields Eye Hospital Centre formally opened in 2016 at Abu Dhabi Marina Village and is the primary Moorfields medical facility to be opened with a accomplice and the second within the UAE, following the opening of Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai in 2007.
Moorfields Eye Hospital Centre in Abu Dhabi is a partnership between Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Basis Belief and United Japanese Medical Providers (UEMedical), a Healthcare Growth & Funding Firm in Abu Dhabi. Moorfields Eye Hospital in London was based over 200 years in the past and is the oldest and one of many largest centres for ophthalmic remedy, instructing and analysis on the earth.
Moorfields Eye Hospital Centre in Abu Dhabi gives a complete vary of specialist ophthalmological companies, together with surgical and non-surgical remedies for frequent and complicated eye circumstances in youngsters and adults, together with strabismus, glaucoma, retina (medical and surgical), oculoplastics (together with beauty surgical procedure across the eye), corneal and refractive (imaginative and prescient corrective surgical procedure). All remedies are carried out on a day case foundation. A staff of extremely skilled and certified advisor ophthalmologists, lots of whom educated and practiced at Moorfields in London, is predicated completely within the UAE to supply remedy and observe as much as sufferers, supported by medical workers and buyer companies staff, with superior gear and know-how for the prognosis and remedy of essentially the most complicated eye circumstances.
About Mubadala Well being
Mubadala Well being is the built-in healthcare community of Mubadala Funding Firm. Established in 2021, Mubadala Well being operates, manages, and develops a portfolio of healthcare property together with: Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Healthpoint, Imperial School London Diabetes Centre (ICLDC), Amana Healthcare, Nationwide Reference Laboratory (NRL), Capital Well being Screening Centre (CHSC), Abu Dhabi Telemedicine Centre (ADTC), Danat Al Emarat, HealthPlus Diabetes & Endocrinology Middle, HealthPlus Household Clinics, HealthPlus Fertility, HealthPlus Ladies’s Well being Middle, Moorfields Eye Hospital Abu Dhabi, and a stake in Al Meswak Dental Clinics Group. With a imaginative and prescient to remodel the regional healthcare panorama, Mubadala Well being units a brand new benchmark for the UAE and regional healthcare trade by way of its state-of-the-art services and world-class caregivers who attempt to place sufferers first throughout its continuum of care. Innovation, analysis, and schooling are the foundational pillars of Mubadala Well being, supporting the additional growth of a sustainable healthcare sector in keeping with the imaginative and prescient of Abu Dhabi and the area.
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