Monthly Archives: December 2015

Cricketer Suresh Raina Launches ‘Spinal Health Month’ at Thumbay Hospital Dubai amid Cheering Crowd of Fans

mr. Suresh raina Visit Thumbay Hospita, Dubai

Popular Indian cricketer Suresh Raina visited Thumbay Hospital – Dubai on Thursday, 31st December 2015, to launch the ‘Spinal Health Month’ being observed at the hospital from 1st to 31st January 2016.

Suresh Raina was welcomed by Dr. Ashutosh Sood, Chief Operating Officer of Thumbay Hospital Dubai, Dr. Sameer Kumar, Assistant Administrative Director of Thumbay Dental Hospital Dubai, and other members of the administrative team of Thumbay Hospital Dubai. Accompanied by them, he toured the advanced, ultra-modern facilities at the hospital and the adjoining Thumbay Dental Hospital.  He also visited the outlets of various Thumbay Group brands within the hospital, like Thumbay Medical Tourism, Thumbay Pharmacy, Zo & Mo Opticals, Nutri Plus Vita and Blends & Brews Coffee Shoppe.

Raina was all praise for the latest instruments and state-of-the-art technology in use at the hospital. He described Thumbay Hospital as a very impressive facility; one of the best he had ever seen. He was particularly impressed with the multicultural crowd at the hospital, which he observed, reflected the openness of the hospital to its guests. He then formally launched the ‘Spinal Health Month’ campaign at the hospital.

Hundreds of patients and visitors rushed to catch a glimpse of the cricket star, as he toured the hospital’s facilities. Fans and families from as far away as Abu Dhabi had come to Thumbay Hospital to meet and interact with their favourite cricketer. The star cricketer did not disappoint any of his fans, especially the children. He freely mingled with the crowd of fans, posed for selfies and obliged every autograph request. Raina thanked the visitors for their affection and wished everyone a happy year ahead. Many visitors availed the free consultations with Orthopedic Surgeons, Child Specialist, Dental Specialist, Eye Specialist and General Practitioner, offered by the hospital as part of the celebrity visit.

“We are happy that the ‘Spinal Health Month’ has been officially launched at Thumbay Hospital, Dubai by Suresh Raina. Mr. Raina has made us proud by all the positive remarks he made about Thumbay Hospital, especially with regard to our state-of-the-art facilities and multicultural clientele,” said Mr. Akbar Moideen Thumbay, Vice President of the Healthcare Division of Thumbay Group.

Thumbay Group’s hospitals have risen to the forefront of healthcare providers in the region by providing high quality healthcare at affordable costs. Thumbay Group delivers its healthcare services through its four Thumbay Hospitals in Ajman, Dubai, Sharjah and Fujairah, a 25-chair dental hospital in Dubai which is the first private dental hospital in the country, five state-of-the-art Thumbay Clinics and Thumbay Labs in Ajman, Dubai, Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah and Umm Al Quwain, in addition to outlets of Thumbay Pharmacy across the UAE. Thumbay Group’s network of hospitals and clinics are among the largest healthcare networks in the UAE.

All Thumbay Group hospitals are full-fledged multi-specialty centers, with wide-ranging tertiary care services.  Thumbay Hospitals have been the first choice healthcare destination for patients from over 175 nationalities. Staff from over 22 countries, speaking over 50 languages attend to patients. JCI accreditation for the hospitals, CAP-accredited laboratories, patient-centric services, affordable costs, presence throughout the UAE, strong cultural diversity, an impeccable record of zero infection rate, and multiple accreditations, memberships and awards are some distinctive features which makes Thumbay Hospitals the most popular healthcare destination.

Cricketer Suresh Raina Launches New Range of Sugar Free Cakes at Blends & Brews Coffee Shoppe

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A new range of sugar-free cakes of Blends & Brews Coffee Shoppe was launched by renowned Indian cricketer Suresh Raina, at the outlet in Thumbay Hospital – Dubai on Thursday, 31st December 2015. He also met and interacted with visitors at the outlet, and obliged their requests for selfies and autographs.

“We are happy to announce that our range of sugar-free cakes will now be available across all Blends & Brews outlets. We welcome people who prefer sugar-free delicacies to try out the newest of our high quality products for our valued customers,” said Mr. Farhad C, Director of the Hospitality Division of Thumbay Group.

Blends & Brews is a UAE-born chain of coffee shops owned by Thumbay Group, with outlets across various locations in the country, and in Hyderabad – India. It offers a delicious range of coffees and local savories, as well as sugar-free beverages, cakes and cookies. As part of the strategic plan of Thumbay Group, an addition of 100 Blends & Brews outlets within the UAE is aimed in the next 6-7 years. The Group also plans to extend franchise offers to partners in other countries including MENA region and India.

Blends & Brews Coffee Shoppe’s beverages have won many awards in various national and international competitions. Some of the awards include the ‘Best Signature Drink of the Year-2006’ award at the 1st UAE Barista Championship held at Dubai Trade Center in Association with DSS Summer Fiesta & ILLY Caffé, the “Platinum Award” at the Indian BARISTA Championship for the year 2007 organized by the Specialty Coffee Association of India & the Coffee Board of India. Blends & Brews Coffee Shoppe was a finalist at the World Barista Championship in Tokyo, Japan in July 2007.

Thumbay(GMC) Medical & Dental Specialty Centre Sharjah organized Health Checkup & Dental Screening Camp

Health Checkup & Dental Screening Camp

GMC (Thumbay) Medical & Dental Specialty Centre Sharjah a part of Thumbay Group, the multinational conglomerate headquartered in DIFC-Dubai, organized Health Checkup & Dental Screening Camp at WORSHIP CENTER Church Yarmouk, Sharjah from 9 AM to 1 PM on Saturday, on 26th December 2015.

The camp was held as part of Merry Christmas celebrations at Church, more than 100 people benefited from the free camp which included screening of blood sugar, blood pressure and BMI as well as free dental screening.

The Management of WORSHIP CENTER Church, sharjah– Sharjah thanked the hospital and appreciated its efforts to combat the health related issues & rising prevalence of Diabetes in Sharjah and nearby areas.

Thumbay Medical & Dental Specialty Centre Sharjah has been conducting health camp at various locations in Sharjah, to raise health awareness among the public.

Cricketer Suresh Raina to Launch ‘Spinal Health Month’ at Thumbay Hospital Dubai on December 31

Mr. Suresh Raina

Popular Indian cricketer Suresh Raina will visit Thumbay Hospital, Dubai at 9:30 am on Thursday, 31st December 2015. The star cricketer, who is very popular with cricket enthusiasts worldwide, will launch the ‘Spinal Health Month’ which is being observed at the hospital with various programs from 1st to 31st January 2016.

Suresh Raina will also tour the hospital’s facilities and meet and interact with his fans present at the hospital. On the occasion of the celebrity visit, Thumbay Hospital will be offering all visitors free consultations with Orthopedic Surgeons, Child Specialist, Dental Specialist, Eye Specialist and General Practitioner.

The major orthopaedic surgeries performed at Thumbay Hospital include Arthroscopy (diagnostic and therapeutic, for sport injuries of knee, shoulder and ankle joint), spine, joint replacement, bone tumor, hand reconstruction, amputation, paediatric orthopaedics (including corrective surgery for congenital deformities, like club foot, CDH), tendon repair/reconstruction (including hand injuries), soft tissue injuries of limbs, all types of advanced fracture fixation and dislocation cases, bone, joint and spine infection, degenerative joint disorders and interlocking intramedullary nailing.

Thumbay Hospital is a leading academic hospital owned and operated by Thumbay Group, headquartered at DIFC-Dubai. The hospital is located next to Stadium Metro Station in Al Qusais. For queries about the celebrity visit and the Spinal Health Month, the hospital may be contacted on the following phone numbers: 056-9583264, 055-4274252.

Thumbay Medical & Dental Specialty Centre and UAE Exchange Jointly Conducts Free Medical & Dental Screening Camp in Sharjah

Free Medical & Dental Screening Camp in Sharjah

Thumbay Medical & Dental Specialty Centre – Sharjah, in association with UAE Exchange conducted a free health screening & dental camp at the UAE Exchange branch in Khansahab, Sharjah on Tuesday, 15th December 2015.

More than 200 people benefited from the free camp which included free dental screening as well as blood sugar, blood pressure and BMI checkups. 

The Management of UAE Exchange – Sharjah thanked the hospital and appreciated its efforts in raising health awareness among the public in Sharjah and nearby areas. 

Thumbay Medical & Dental Specialty Centre has been conducting free health camps at various locations in Sharjah, to benefit the public

Thumbay Clinic Ajman Conducts Free Health Camp for Employees of Lulu Hypermarket

Free Health Camp

The Ajman branch of Thumbay Clinic, the network of state-of-the-art family clinics owned by Thumbay Group conducted a free medical camp at the accommodation of Lulu Hypermarket employees in Ajman, from 10 am to 6 pm on Wednesday, 23rd December 2015.

The camp offered free blood pressure, blood sugar and BMI checks, as well as free consultations with the General Practitioner & Dentist. Around 200 people benefited from the free medical camp.

Thumbay Clinic Dubai Conducts Free Medical Camp at Crown Plaza Hotel Deira

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The Dubai branch of Thumbay Clinic, the network of state-of-the-art family clinics owned by Thumbay Group, conducted a free medical camp for the staff and guests of Hotel Crowne Plaza, Deira from 9am to 1pm on Sunday, 13th December 2015.

The camp held at the hotel offered free blood pressure, blood sugar and BMI screenings, as well as free consultations with Internal Medicine and ENT specialists.

The camp was held as part of Crown Plaza’s health week celebrations. Around 60 individuals including the staff and guests of the hotel took part in the camp.

Thumbay Clinic Ajman Conducts Free Medical Camp at Lulu Hypermarket

Free Medical Camp at Lulu Hypermarket

The Ajman branch of Thumbay Clinic, the network of state-of-the-art family clinics owned by Thumbay Group, conducted a free medical camp for the public at Lulu Hypermarket, Ajman, from 4pm to 10pm on Thursday, 10thDecember 2015.

The camp offered free blood pressure, blood sugar and BMI checks, as well as free consultations with the General Practitioner & Dentist. Around 350 people benefited from the free medical camp.

Thumbay Clinic Dubai Conducts Free Medical Camp at Lulu Center Deira

health camp

The Dubai branch of Thumbay Clinic, the network of state-of-the-art family clinics owned by Thumbay Group, conducted a free medical camp for the public at Lulu Center, Deira from 2pm to 10pm on Friday, 11th December 2015.

The camp offered free blood pressure and blood sugar screening, and benefited over 330 people.

 

Thumbay Group HR Department Organizes Blood Donation Camp as Part of CSR Drive

Blood Donation Camp

The Human Resources Department of Thumbay Group, the multinational conglomerate headquartered in DIFC-Dubai, organized a blood donation camp at GMC Hospital, Ajman, the leading academic hospital owned and operated by Thumbay Group, on Thursday, 17th December 2015.

The camp, held from 5pm to 10pm in association with Sharjah Blood Transfusion and Research Center saw the participation of a large number of donors from the staff Thumbay Group, including those from GMC Hospital, as well as the members of the public.

Mr. Akbar Moideen Thumbay, Vice President of the Healthcare Division of Thumbay Group and the members of the administrative team of Thumbay Group and GMC Hospital were present at the camp.

“Thumbay Group is proud to be conducting this blood donation camp, which is one of our humble efforts to pay back to society. Corporate Social Responsibility is a full-fledged activity of Thumbay Group and the Thumbay Foundation was formed as a charitable trust established to support charitable activities in Healthcare, Education and social causes on behalf of the Group,” said Mr. Thumbay Moideen, Founder President of Thumbay Group.

 

The blood donation camp aimed to educate the community on the beneficial aspects of blood donation and to promote awareness amongst the general public about safe blood transfusion and motivate people to donate blood voluntarily for a noble cause. Blood donation camps are regularly by GMC Hospital Ajman, to supplement the efforts of government blood banks and other regulatory bodies with regard to voluntary blood donation.

Mr. Akbar Moideen Thumbay distributed certificates to Thumbay Group employees who participated as donors, as a token of appreciation for their support to the CSR cause.