Sitaram Reddy from Congo had episodes of headache, back pain, and neck pain and he wanted to consult a good neurologist for his neuro problems. He also wanted to undergo a complete health check-up. While searching for a health consultant on the internet where he came across MediGence. Mr. Sitaram found MediGence’s health package too comprehensive and affordable. He left a query on MediGence’s website. A representative of MediGence contacted Mr. Sitaram quickly and requested him to share a few details. After his submission of all necessary details, Sitaram received a call from MediGence to know more about his condition. He sent his case details and medical reports to them. Sitaram wanted to consult a neurologist in Dubai to discuss his problem. The MediGence team provided him with a list of the best neurosurgeons and hospitals in Dubai.
Mr. Sitaram chose to consult Dr. Areen Turki Said at American Hospital in Dubai. The hospital has high-end equipment, advanced operation theatres, and all modern facilities. It boasts of highly experienced and skilled doctors. Dr. Areen has more than 11 years of experience in neurology. Some of his areas of interest are headaches, neuromuscular diseases, migraines, epilepsy, stroke, multiple sclerosis, movement disorders, neck and back pain, inflammatory diseases.
Pre-treatment and process
The Visa invite from the selected hospital was facilitated by the patient manager at MediGence. Sitaram received the Visa within a few days. A few hostels were recommended to him as per his budget and the location of the hospital. He chose a hotel near to his hospital. It was within walking distance of the hospital. Mr. Sitaram traveled to Dubai on January 4, 2021. He was greeted at the airport by MediGence Team and taken straight to the pre-booked hotel. The assigned case manager ensured that the patient was provided the best facilities at the hotel. MediGence took the patient to the hospital for consultation with Dr. Areen. Mr. Sitaram’s appointment with Dr. Areen was pre-booked. During his first visit to the hospital, Mr. Sitaram met the best neurosurgeon in Dubai. Post initial checkups and examinations, the doctor told Sitaram to get a few diagnostic tests done in order to identify the underlying condition.
The assigned case manager helped Mr. Sitaram to have all suggested tests done successfully. The tests recommended by the doctor were MRI and CT scans. The doctor evaluated the test reports thoroughly and concluded that there were no major issues and no surgery was required. Dr. Areen said Mr. Sitaram’s headache and back pain resulted from the decompression of certain nerves. He suggested physiotherapy for 2-3 months and prescribed medications. Mr. Sitaram was told to come for a follow-up consultation after three months. He stayed in Dubai for 7 days and flew back to his country to continue physiotherapy.
Mr. Reddy was very happy with the neurology consultation and also underwent a complete health check-up. He was impressed with the services provided by the American Hospital, Dubai, and the medical staff.
Mr. Reddy was also pleased with the services that MediGence provided. He appreciated how quickly MediGence reached out to him and helped him in getting his health check-up and appointments done. He also mentioned how professional and helpful was MediGence with his medical treatment needs.
Mr. Reddy also thanked MediGence for their excellent support at every step of his treatment journey- right from choosing the best surgeon and the hospital to getting a visa to booking appointments.
Team MediGence wishes Mr. Reddy a happy and healthy future.