Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai (MEHD) is the initial opening overseas branch of Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in London, the world's oldest and largest ophthalmic facility, and unique provider of the greatest respected eye health care centers for ophthalmic treatment, teaching & training, and research.
The Moorfields NHS is a foremost Worldwide tertiary care and training ye care center in the field of ophthalmology; about more than half of all ophthalmologists practicing in the UK have received professional training at Moorfields NHS. The whole operation employs about 1,200 people in different 11 locations, with 24,000 procedures performed each year. The Moorfield’s eye hospital has performed not less than 31,000 procedures since its opening in 2007.
Key thing is that, the Dubai branch hospital follows Moorfields’ 200-year-old traditions standard. At this stage, the MEHD medical team consists of 10 consultant ophthalmologists, 2orthoptists, 4optometrists, and a completely trained nursing staff. Services at MEHD include treatment for various eye conditions and disorders including age-related macular degeneration, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, plus Lasik vision correction, and oculoplastic procedures. Eye surgeries treatment include, corneal, laser, strabismus, refractive, oculoplastic, glaucoma and pediatric to all complex level vitreoretinal surgeries.
General level of screenings and eye test are also offered. Hospital also has access not less than 100 doctors from Moorfields London central branch should the need arise.
MEHD staff and support staff are multilingual and speak Arabic, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Farsi, Hindi, Urdu, and Tagalog.
The MEHD provides Support to all international patients includes traveling, accommodations in Dubai, local transport facility and different other arrangements.