Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) will host a number of international visiting consultants from various medical specialties this month.
The list of consultants includes Dr Claudio Vicini, a specialist in otorhinolaryngology, audiology, and neurology and Dr Filippo Montevecchi, a specialist with expertise in otolaryngology, head, and neck surgery, both based in Forli Cesena, Italy. They will visit HMC from April 15 to 19.
HMC will also host Dr Alpaslan Senkoylu, a surgeon specialising in spine deformities from Turkey, from April 24 to 26. He will perform surgery and provide consultation to patients at the HMC's Bone and Joint Center.
Dr Jeffrey Marks, a general surgery specialist and programme director at UH Cleveland Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, will visit from April 26 to 29 and will provide consultation to patients.
Other experts are scheduled to visit throughout the year as part of HMCs focus on hosting highly-respected physicians and surgeons from around the world.
Hosting visiting international consultants who are experts in their field is in line with HMC’s commitment to providing specialised medical services to the people of Qatar.
Patients wishing to book an appointment with one of the visiting consultants are advised to discuss this option with their physician. If the doctor agrees that an appointment with a visiting consultant is appropriate, they will provide a referral.