UAE, November 30, 2015 – The Ministry of Health (MoH) has announced the December schedule of its Visiting Doctors program, an initiative that aims to develop the capabilities of visiting doctors at the various hospitals of the Ministry to reduce the treatment expenses abroad. For December, hospitals to be visited include the Sheikh Khalifa Hospital in Ajman, Al Qassimi Hospital in Sharjah and Fujairah Hospital.
Neurosurgeon Dr. Essa Pekka, MD, will be visiting Al Qassimi Hospital on December 7, 2015. He will also visit Fujairah Hospital on December 8, 2015. Meanwhile, Dr. Francois Paul Ehkirch, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon and Specialist in Sports and Knee Injuries, will be visiting Sheikh Khalifa Hospital from December 13 to December 18, 2015.
The Visiting Doctors program looks towards providing world class hospital services across all of the Ministry’s health facilities to the country’s citizens and residents. The program is committed in helping train today’s medical doctors and professionals to be at pace with the latest medical technologies and to improve their knowledge in specific medical specializations.