Aster DM Healthcare, one of the largest integrated healthcare providers in GCC and India, has announced the launch of Medcare Royal Hospital in Al Qusais
Constructed by Dubai Developments, the 126-bed medical facility spread across 334,736 sq ft, will be the fourth Medcare Hospital in Dubai and the fifth in the UAE overall, alongside 20 Medcare Medical Centres. The agreement was signed between Aster DM Healthcare and Dubai Developments, with the hospital set to be operational by December 2023.
HE Essa Al Maidor, director general of Dubai Developments, expressed, “In accordance with the UAE's visionary objective for 2031 to establish the UAE as one of the foremost healthcare destinations globally, we are delighted to announce our partnership with Aster DM Healthcare. The esteemed hospital will be operated by Medcare, a distinguished healthcare division of Aster DM Healthcare. Our overarching aim is to establish an exceptional healthcare facility that not only caters to the healthcare needs of the UAE populace but also provides a high-end journey for the patients to facilitate their experiences.”
Al Maidor continued, “The facility comprises two structures: a parking building spanning six levels (G+6) and a modern main hospital building spanning three levels (G+3). The main building's contemporary design intends to welcome guests with an expansive and prestigious lobby, leading to various departments and sections within the hospital.”
Azad Moopen, founder chairman & managing director of Aster DM Healthcare, said, “We are witnessing a significant increase in demand for treatment of specialised care among the affluent population in Dubai. The strategic location, offering easy connectivity to the MENA region and Africa for over a billion people, is making Dubai an emerging destination for medical tourism. The new Medcare Royal Hospital, situated in close proximity to the Dubai International Airport and premium residential communities, will help meet this growing demand. We plan to introduce various tertiary care facilities in the new hospital, complementing our existing nine hospitals, 101 clinics, and 241 pharmacies under Aster DM Healthcare in the country. We reaffirm our commitment to UAE’s Vision 2031, aiming to position the country among the top 10 in the world for quality healthcare."