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Family Medicine

Our Family Medicine Department offers Specialized care

What is Family Medicine?

Family Medicine is the brand of Medicine that deals with one’s general health and the health of their whole family. Treating children and adults alike, a Family Medicine Doctor offers a range of medical services including preventive medical care & vaccinations.

At Al Zahra Hospital Dubai Our Family Medicine Department Offers Specialized care in:

  • Acute Illness Management
  • Adolescent Health / Teen Health
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Community Outreach and Education
  • Counselling Services
  • Pre-employment Checkups
  • Periodic Checkup (Well-Woman & Well-Man Care)
  • Pre-marital Examinations and Counselling
  • School Health
  • Travel Counselling
  • Vaccinations
  • Flu, Cold & Fever
  • Pediatric Care
  • General Health Conditions
  • Referrals to Specialized Medical Care

Meet Our Team

Our team of highly qualified and experienced physicians drawn from across the world

  • Dr. Dina Dabbas

    General Practitioner

    Dr. Dina Dabbas

    General Practitioner
    Dr Dina is General Practitioner with 11 years of experience in both inpatient & outpatient settings. Prior to relocating in UAE, Dr Dina had practiced in different speciality departments with particular interest in structured counselling sessions in field of women health, reproductive health, mental health, and adolescents’ health.
  • Dr. Ahmad Alkhatib

    Consultant Family Medicine

    Dr. Ahmad Alkhatib

    Consultant Family Medicine
    Dr. Ahmad Alkhatib is a Double Board-Certified Consultant in Family Medicine with extensive experience. Additionally, he deals with all acute and chronic cases and complaints as well as screening and prevention services, tackles chronic cases like Hypertension, Diabetes and Hypothyroidism and helps clients overcome all their psychological and organic problems. He graduated from Aleppo University 1995, and obtained a fellowship in Family Medicine.
  • Dr. Lana Jamil

    Consultant Family Medicine

    Dr. Lana Jamil

    Consultant Family Medicine
    Dr. Lana Jamil is a dedicated and passionate UK trained Consultant in Family Medicine with 10 years post graduate experience, working in the United Kingdom prior to moving to Dubai. She is a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners, UK. She graduated from Prestigious St. Bartholomew’s and The Royal London (University of London) Medical School 2012, having completed her bachelor’s in medicine and surgery and holds an additional bachelor’s degree in medical health Science 2010. She has completed training posts in several Reputable London hospitals, covering General Surgery including Bariatric, Acute Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology and Gastroenterology.
  • Dr. Farah Al-Ani

    Family Medicine Consultant

    Dr. Farah Al-Ani

    Family Medicine Consultant
    Dr. Farah initially started her training in Family Medicine in 2011 and became a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners in 2016. In addition, she is registered as a family medicine consultant with the General Medical Council, UK, and the Dubai Health Authority. Currently, Dr. Farah Al-Ani is working as a Family Medicine Consultant in Al Zahra Hospital Dubai.
  • Dr. Rami Sukhon

    Family Medicine - Specialist - M.B;B.S, MRCGPI

    Dr. Rami Sukhon

    Family Medicine - Specialist - M.B;B.S, MRCGPI
    Dr. Rami Sukhon has over 30 years of experience in Family Medicine and Occupational Health. He is dedicated to providing modern-audience based family practice helping patients with various conditions.
  • Dr. Osman El-Labban

    Head of Family Medicine Department - BSc, MB BCH, MRCGP (UK)

    Dr. Osman El-Labban

    Head of Family Medicine Department - BSc, MB BCH, MRCGP (UK)
    Dr Osman published many articles in medical journals & participated as speaker in local & international family medicine conferences.   He started his career at University Health Services at American University of Beirut in addition to his private practice in his own clinic in Beirut till he moved to Dubai Health Authority. In Dubai, he had been the doctor in charge of different health centers in primary Health Care and Co-director of Dubai Family Medicine Residency Training Program in Dubai Health Authority. Dr. Osman is an International examiner for the membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners & Arab Board. He is also a lecturer, clinical trainer & examiner in Dubai Medical College for Girls.

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