Coronary heart disease is the leading cause of death worldwide and it is a disease where time is most important. During a heart attack timely restoration of blood flow to the heart muscle by dissolving the blood clot inside the coronary artery is the standard treatment. Many patients come to us with acute heart attack. We were shifting these patients as fast as we could to Ministry of health Hospitals as we were not having the facility to give thrombolytic treatment (clot dissolving drugs) mean while losing lot of time.
We have state-of-art an acute Cardiac and Coronary Care Unit (ICCU) at Badr Al Samaa Hospital Al Khoud. This facility is already started functioning where we can give this treatment to heart attack victims. We have beds available here with full Cardiac Monitoring. (Including ECG, Pulse Oxymetry, Non Invasive Blood Pressure, Invasive Pressures like Arterial, Central Venous Pressure and Pulmonary Wedge Pressures.) There are two defibrillators in the unit. There is a state of the art ventilator with facilities like CPAP, BIPAP and non invasive ventilation most suitable for acute pulmonary oedema (Cardiac Asthma) patients. There is also a temporary Tranvenous pacemaker ready to use, with balloon tipped leads, in those patients requiring emergency pacing during a heart attack. The facility to do an echocardiogram, which is very useful in emergency situations to arrive at correct diagnosis is also available here. Most important of all we have a team dedicated trained paramedical staff and services of two experienced cardiologists Dr . S. N. Sharma MD, DM and Dr. Rajkumar G Nadakinamani MBBS, FAGE, PG-DCC available in this unit.
We at Badr Al Samaa believe in innovation and service. We believe that this facility, yet another innovation from Badr Al Samaa Hospital Al Khoud will be a boon to those patients in and around Al Khoud who face with a Cardiac Emergency.
Department of Urology at Badr al Samaa Hospital Al Khoud was started in the year 2008. The Department has the service of a full time Urologist. Within in a span short time of the inception it made impressive progress in all aspects of Urological sciences, and now conducting almost all Urological procedures including open surgical, endoscopic, microscopic and laparoscopic procedures.
- Open Surgical Procedures
We have MRI, C.T Scan and EEG servicess. EEG device (Grass Telefactor/Astro med XL’40 channel Digital EEG record and review system), which is a powerful, easy to use EEG system consisting of the high response 40_channel AS40 amplifier system. Currently on going plans are in progress to expand the scope of investigations and treatment available in the department.
The Neurology unit is headed by Dr. Abdulla Khadim Al Jamal having almost 13 years of experience in the field. Outpatient services are offered 6 days/Week and inpatient facilities include a stroke unit and Neuro ICU with Neuro trained staff. Investigations available include EEG, Nerve conduction studies, CT scan and MRI of the brain.
Outpatient services are offered to the patients with headache, fits, Paralysis of various types, back pain, giddiness to name a few. Stroke patients are given special care and a very good number of stroke patients have recovered and gone back to their previous jobs.
- EEG (Grass Telefactor /
- Alphline Key Point Ned (EMG Machine)
- Digital EEG record & Review System)
Nephrology department headed by a well experienced Nephrologist Dr. ALI Jasim Mohammed Mudhaffer (Nephrology). It is a highly specialized department inducted to manage patients with renal diseases.
- Screening & Prevention Strategies for CKD (Chronic Kidney Diseases)
- Interventional Nephrology including Renal Biopsy
The Department of Gastroenterology provides a comprehensive range of services for the management of patients with all types of gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary and pancreatic diseases.
The department is headed by Dr.Thamarai Selvan Sivaganam MBBS.MD.DM. He completed medical qualification from Tirunelveli Medical College, Tamilnadu ,India. He worked as a Specialist in Internal Medicine at various hospitals in Chennai before moving to independence practice. During the period of 2003- 2006 he did subspecialty degree in Gastroenterology from Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai. He has presented research papers in Asia Pacific conference on Bilo Pancreatic Disorders. After that he worked as full time Specialist in Devamatha Hospital, Cochin, India. He has extensive experience in therapeutic Endoscopy and Colonoscopy.
- Upper GI Endoscopy
The department of Internal Medicine offers Round the clock emergency care unit well equipped with ventilator and defibrillator. Apart from Out-patient and in-patient care, emergency and critical care service is active round the clock. The department also offers different type of health packages including a comprehensive health check up programmes such as Executive Body Check Up, Full Body Check-Up, Diabetic Care Check up etc. The response to such preventive health programmes are very encouraging. The department recently introduced a Diabetic care clinic, asthma and allergy clinic with pulmonary function studies and preventive health check up programme for old age.
- Round the clock emergency care unit.
- Equipped with ventilator, defibrillator, infusion pump, spirometery and ECG etc
- Diabetic care clinic. asthma and allergy clinic
- Pulmonary function studies
Offers comprehensive service for the patients for the diagnosis and management of airway diseases and lung disorders namely ;
- Pulmonary infections
- Chronic obstructive lung disease
- Pleural disorders
- Occupational lung disease and smoking cessation.
- Chest x-ray
- Pulmonary function testing
- CT Thorax
Department of Psychiatry offers full range of Psychiatric Services covering childhood to genetic psychiatric disorders, with a special area of interest in Childhood and Adolescent Psychological difficulties. Department of Psychiatry has the service of a full time Psychatrist Dr.Cheryl Persis MD (Psy.).She brings wealth of experience to the Sultanate. The ultimate goal of our Psychiatric department is “POSITIVE MENTAL HEALTH”.
- Depression, Anxiety and social phobia
- Drug deaddiction services
- Sleep disturbance
- Child and Adolescent mental Health
The department of General surgery equipped with an ultra modern operation theatre complex has been in the crux of its growth. It is equipped with state-of-the-art Carl Stroz Laproscopy equipment for Key hole surgeries. They have Gastro Intestinal Endoscopy Unit and is offering Upper and lower gastro intestinal endoscopy services. The success of any medical institution is in keeping abreast with latest developments in the field of medicine.
The department is functional with both major and minor operation theaters and is well equipped to handle all major and minor operation theaters and is well equipped to handle all major and minor surgeries efficiently. Excellent recovery rooms and deluxe rooms together with good nursing care are provided for speedy and comfortable recovery.
- An ultra modern operation theatre complex for major and minor surgeries.
- Carl Stroz Laproscopy equipment for Key hole surgeries
- Gastro Intestinal Endoscopy State-of-the-art endoscopy unit for upper and lower gastro intestine
- Team of well experienced surgical faculties
Department of ENT, Speech and Hearing is one of the well established departments serving the beneficiaries both out patient and surgical services. The Out Patient Department is one of the busiest in the field, equipped with state of the art diagnostic facilities like ENT treatment Unit, Diagnostic nasal and rigid laryngeal Endoscopy, Microscopic examination of ears etc. the Department is equipped with Audiology service for the detection of hearing handicaps and well settled speech therapy unit under the guidance of well experienced audiology technicians and speech therapists. The doctors perform all kinds of modern ENT surgeries like adenotonsillectomies, Endoscopic sinonasal surgeries, microscopic ear eradicative and reconstructive surgeries, microlaryngoscopic surgeries etc and always ensure quality as well as outcome based surgical procedures.
- State-of-the-art ENT treatment Unit
- Diagnostic nasal and rigid laryngeal
- Endoscopy, Microscopic examination of ears.
- Audiology service Surgeries like adenotonsillectomies, Endoscopic sinonasal surgeries,
- Microscopic ear eradicative and reconstructive surgeries, microlaryngoscopic surgeries etc
The department of Gynaecology and obstetrics has the services of four Gynaecologists. The last few years have been very encouraging with a steady increase in the number of delivers and Gynaecological procedures.
- Antenatal and postnatal care.
- Painless labor.
- Management of high risk obstetric cases
- Major and Minor Gynaecological procedures
- Family planning services
The department is offering preventive, Curative and counseling services. Paediatrics needs extreme care and since the beginning praise-worthy services have been provided by them. The Present team of pediatricians provides complete comprehensive care for pediatrics patients.
- Provides preventive, Curative, & counseling services
- Provide complete comprehensive care for newborn and paediatric patients
- Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) for preterms and sick new borns
The department of Orthopaedic and trauma at Badr Al Samaa Hospital, Al Khoud offer all types of hip and knee joint replacements, revision and complex joint replacement surgeries and spine surgeries, minimally invasive and bloodless surgeries, arthroscopic surgery general orthopedic and trauma surgeries.
Dr. Sajjad.S MBBS, D.Ortho, DNB (ORTHO), Dr. Joseph Mathew and Dr.Lenoy as Orthopaedic surgeons.Dr. Sajjad has done his graduation and post graduation at government medical colleges in Kerala, India. After a short stint of service in government health department, he was working as Orthopaedic surgeon in the private hospital in Kerala, India He had special training in arthroscopy and arthroplasty under Orthopaedic surgeons of repute in Kerala, India. He had training in Hip and Knee replacement at Tartu University Hospital, Estonia, Europe under Prof.Martsen who is a leading replacement surgeon of Europe.
Since 2007 Dr.Sajjad was doing Hip and Knee replacements, Shoulder, Sports injury (arthroscopic and open) surgeries in India. His special interest in trauma cases has yielded good results in complex fractures including spine and pelvic fracture fixations. His core area of expertise is in the field of Sports Medicine, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Lower Limb Arthroplasty, complex trauma and arthroscopic surgery.
He has presented various papers at state ortho conferences and also held public education programmes. He has attended many talk shows on Television channels and published various articles on magazines on topics related to Orthopaedics.
His core area of expertise is in the field of Sports Medicine, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Lower Limb Arthroplasty, complex trauma and arthroscopic surgery. He is clinical director of orthopaedics in Khoula Hospital. He has participated in several National and International conferences and made presentations on many topics of Orthopaedic surgeries and presented several research papers and publications.
The department offers comprehensive ophthalmic care at the primary and emergency level. It is equipped with all the necessary machineries to diagnose segments. Shortly after department was started; it opened an optical showroom offering all optical services and sale of spectacles and contact lens. Arrangements are in hand to add more equipment to provide much wider case management and surgical facilities in the future.
Furnishing the department with equipment necessary for detailed posterior segment evaluation is also on the cards. The institution aims at having an ophthalmology department offering inpatient and outpatient services for the medical and surgical management of all ophthalmic diseases in the near future.
- Offers Comprehensive Ophthalmic care
- State-of-the-art vision testing facility (first time in Oman)
- Minor Ophthalmic procedures
- Glaucoma, Diabetic & Hypertensive Retinopathy Screening
- Post lasik follow-up
- Optical showroom with latest frames and contact lenses
We have state of art four operation theatre, latest anaesthesia machines, central oxygen supply, separate recovery rooms for male and female with the most modern monitors and post op ventilators. Surgeries ranging from super specialty branches like Neurosurgery, Urology, Minimal surgeries like Laparoscopy, Arthroscopies, Functional endoscopic surgeries, Gastroscopy, Colonoscopyare done here. Also surgeries from the departments of General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Orthopaedics, ENT, Ophthalmology is routinely done here. The Department of Anesthesia is manned by well qualified and experienced anesthesiologists led by Dr.Jacob Rajan and Dr. Manikandan.
The Department provides comprehensive treatment for all skin and hair disorders and they are also treating vitiligo, alopeiaeczema, acne and various other diseases successfully with minimum cost.
Our cosmetology Branch deals with:
- Hair loss management
- Acne scar rejuvenation
- Mole Excision
- Skin tag removal
- Management of facial pigmentation
- Chemical peeling
They also have Botox and restylane for antiage therapy. As part of the Cosmetology Department they have Cosmetology Clinic.
- Acne scar rejuvenation
- Mole Excision , Skin tag removal
- Management of facial, Pigmentation
- Chemical peeling
We have an imaging center with high speed full body spiral (helical) CT scanner and MRI Scan available at Ruwi and Al Khoud. Other facilities include Mammography and Bone Densitometry. High resolution real time ultra sound units with duplex, triplex colour and power Doppler 3D and 4D scan facilities. Al the services are made available round the clock at affordable rates.
The department is headed by Dr. Varsha Gote and is assisted by team of experienced technicians. It is one of the best Laboratory in the Sultanate in private Health sector, having the latest and state of the art equipments. Following are the equipments and facilities available in the laboratory.
Fully Auto Analyzer, Hitachi-902 gives most accurate result of blood sugar, Lipid Profile, Liver function test, Kidney function test etc. cell Dyne-1800 for heametology investigations.
Axysm and Mini Vidas for immunology test and hormone test, Stago for coagulation profile, Nycocard for HbA1c and Cardiac reader for troponin.
- Fully Auto Analyzer & Hitachi-902
- Cell Dyne-1800 for heametology investigations.
- Axysm and Mini Vidas for immunology test and hormone test,
- Stago for coagulation profile, Nycocard for HbA1c and Cardiac reader for troponin
The Department has the service of three Dental surgeons. Our endeavour has been to bring quality dental treatment within the reach of everyone. We have facilities for orthodontic treatment both, removable and fixed orthodontics. We provide replacement of teeth both removable and fixed (ceramic) teeth.
Badr Al Samaa gives emphasis to conservative treatment wherever possible. Diseases of the gums are highly prevalent among the population. Symptoms like halitosis, bleeding gums, sensitivity to hot and cold drinks; mobile teeth etc should be recognized as a sign of gum disease and treated promptly.
- Cosmetic Dental Fillings
- Peadiatric Dental Treatment
- Scaling & Polishing
- Removable & Fixed partial denture
- Dental X-rays
- Endodontic Treatment.
Physiotherapy professionals at Badr Al Samaa Hospital, Al Khoud are committed to developing the highest standards of clinical practice and are committed to developing the highest standards of clinical excellence. They are responsible, innovative, critically thinking professionals committed to meeting the health needs of the people of the Sultanate appropriately at affordable rates. The physiotherapists with their years of experience in various physical ailments have done meritorious service by providing proper guidance and care for their patients. The department of physiotherapy and Rehabilitation has the services of two experienced Physiotherapists.
Ms. Priya Bhushan heads the Dietetics Department and it has two main services, which are Dietetics services and Catering Services. Dietetics services include both inpatient all patients in ICU and as per referral in wards) and outpatient counseling.
The hospital food services provide meal to all in-patients by outsourcing the services (Torque trade and control systems LLC- Yummi Yummi hospitality and catering). Our department work hand in hand with almost all the departments in the hospital which includes Cardiology, Nephrology, Gastroenterology, Urology, Internal medicine, Paediatrics etc in patient counseling.