Mediclinic Parkview Hospital’s weight reduction programme
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Mediclinic Parkview Hospital is now providing ethical, evidence based weight reduction programme according to recognized international standards of patient care.
The prevalence of overweight in GCC adults has been reported to be 48% amongst males and 35% amongst females, while the prevalence of obesity is 24% amongst males and 40% amongst females. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) in particular is one of six Middle Eastern countries with the highest rates of overweight and obesity. The prevalence of obesity along with overweight is 27% and 16% respectively in UAE.
We offer comprehensive medical and surgical services for the treatment of adults with obesity with the aim of improving health through weight management. Our multi-disciplinary team is comprised of, consultant endocrinologist, consultant bariatric surgeon, bariatric coordinator, gastroenterologists, anaesthetists, psychologist, bariatric dietician and exercise therapists.
Our multi-displinary team reviews all weight reduction cases and decisions. Our team members are readily accessible to provide advice and we run a monthly patient support group. Our service is fully compliant with the American Society for metabolic and bariatric surgery guidelines.
Our service ethos is to:
For more information on Mediclinic Parkview Hospital’s weight reduction programme, download the leaflet below.