International Patient Services

If you are planning to travel from overseas to Sidra Medicine for treatment, , the International Patient Services team  will support throughout your time at our hospital. From your first interaction with our medical staff until the time you return home, our team will be with you at every step of the way.

We offer comprehensive services including:

  • Appointments and scheduling
  • Medical records and treatment plan coordination
  • Hospital admission process
  • Cost of care estimates and financial counseling
  • Access to health records on the patient portal
  • Pharmacy refills for post-care in the home country
  • Air ambulances services
  • Travel advice: visas, flights, airport to hospital transfers and car rental arrangements
  • Long-term and short-term accommodation reservations
  • Language interpreters and medical interpretation in 11 languages
  • Childcare services
  • Leisure, tourism, shopping, and entertainment

Sidra Medicine specialists provide online second opinions to patients and health care providers. These are also provided through video consultation, eliminating the need to travel.

The International Patient Services office is led by the internationally renowned Professor Prof. Ziyad M. Hijazi, MD, MPH, FACC. MSCAI. FAHA, who speaks Arabic and English.

He is Sidra Medicine’s Chief International Patients Services and Chair, Department of Cardiovascular Diseases. 

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Please download our brochure for more information on our specialty services and our services for international patients.

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Contact Details:

International Patient Services
Sidra Medicine
PO Box 26999

Tel: 974-4003-1200