New Consultant Family Medicine Available
Following the announcement about Dr. Carole Chidiac, Family Medicine who is no more associated with GMCClinics; we are pleased to announce the joining of Dr. Faisal Baddar, Consultant Family Medicine who is going to be available effective from today, May 17th, 2020.
Dr. Faisal Baddar is a Consultant Family Physician with extensive experience across various regions such as Canada, Nepal, Panama and the United Arab Emirates. He obtained his medical degree from Mc Gill University in Montreal, Canada. After completing his training in family medicine at the University of Ottawa, he worked as a full-time hospitalist in rural Ontario. Since his arrival to the United Arab Emirates, his career has focused on outpatient medicine, primary care and prevention, while encompassing extensive experience in chronic disease management helping patients with diabetes, hypertension, and heart disease.
He is one of the few family physicians in the UAE trained in psychotherapy, and can treat anxiety and depression, as well as related illnesses, with or without the help of medication. Dr. Baddar is exceptionally skilled in tracking the long-term concerns of his patients and being an excellent manager of their care within the healthcare system, including coordination and follow up of the patients’ outside care, such as referrals, emergency visits, hospitalization and support medical services.
In addition, he maintains an extensive network of local and international healthcare providers to ensure a world class level of international care. He furthermore works closely with the community, including schools and corporations, to develop healthcare programs that help promote primary care and prevention in the United Arab Emirates.
He is available for appointment at GMCClinics Jumeirah Medical (043494880) at the following days and timings:
Sunday | Tuesday: 9am – 6pm
Monday | Wednesday| 11am – 8pm
alternate Thursdays and Saturdays from 9am – 6pm