Thumbay Hospital, Ajman
( Ajman, UAE )


The Thumbay Group was founded by a young, energetic and enthusiastic businessman named Dr. Thumbay Moideen from India. In 1998 he founded the Thumbay Group in UAE and set up UAE's first private medical college in Ajman which later became a full-fledged university named The Gulf Medical University. After that Thumbay Group set up its first hospital in Ajman in the year 2002. The Thumbay Hospital, Ajman is the first private and constituent teaching hospital of GMU with a capacity of total 250 beds, equipped with all the ultra-modern facilities.

The best hospitals for mother & child care, with some of the most economical maternity/antenatal packages, well-equipped neonatal department and excellent services. The hospital is fast emerging as one of the most popular destinations for medical tourists. The hospital takes pride in the reputation they have build for years which keeps the team motivated to continuously strive to maintain high standards. Among the recent technologies incorporated by Thumbay Hospitals is the implementation of PACS (Picture Archiving and Communication System) across all their Radiology labs.

Why Choose Us

  • The Thumbay Medical Tourism Unit handles more than 1000 international patients every day. Patients from over 175 nationalities visit the hospital.

  • The hospital won the prestigious Dubai Quality Appreciation Award (DQAA) for the year 2015, acknowledging their effort and journey of excellence.

  • The hospital is the Guinness World Record winner for creating the largest online photo album of people holding a sign Be Happy Be Healthy.

  • The hospital also won the Silver Award at the prestigious Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award 2018.

  • The hospital helped a 43 year old Indian security guard regained his leg movement and bladder control undergoing an emergency surgery Acute Cauda Equina Syndrome.

  • Patients from: Pakistan, Nigeria, Bangladesh, Middle East, GCC Countries.

Centres of Excellence

General Surgery | Internal Medicine | Radiology | Emergency Medicine | Dermatology & Cosmetology | Pediatric Surgery | ENT | Pulmonology | Nephrology | Urology | Ophthalmology | Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics | Cardiology | Orthopaedics | Neurology | Obstetrics and Gynaecology | Anaesthesiology | Bariatric Surgery | Dental Sciences

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165 procedures across 8 specialties.

Cardiology (29 procedures) Heart Transplantation

Cardiac Monitoring

Coronary Catheterization and Stenting

ECG - Electrocardiogram

Heart Valve Surgery

Vascular Surgery

Double Valve Surgery

Coronary Angiography

Pacemaker Implantation Surgery

Coronary Angiogram

Minimally Invasive Coronary Artery

Open Heart Surgery

Mitral Valve Replacement

Stent Insertion

Nuclear Cardiology


Minimal Access Cardiac Surgery

Cardiac Screening


Treadmill Stress Test

Acute Decompensated Heart Failure Treatment

Cardiac Amyloidosis Treatment


Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) Treatment

Coronary Steal Treatment

Diastolic Heart Failure Treatment

Calcium Scoring CT

Holter monitor

Preventive Cardiology

Ophthalmology (25 procedures) Cataract Surgery

Retinal Disorders

Colour vision

Glaucoma Treatment


Prosthetic - Eyes

Refractive Lens Exchange

Laser Eye Surgery (Lasik)

Laser Cataract Surgery

Minor Incision Cataract Surgery

FEMTO Laser assisted Cataract Surgery

Squint Surgery

Cornea Transplant

Excision Biopsy

Eye Cancer


Eye Surgery

Corneal Grafting

Eyelid Abscess Drainage


Macular Degeneration

Eye Examination

Eye Muscle Repair

Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment

Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)

Orthopaedics (8 procedures) Congenital limb deformities


Biopsy Muscle (Deep)

External Fixator (Long Bones Lower Limb)

External Fixator (Long Bones Upper Limb)

Implants Removal- Long Bones Lower Limb

Implants Removal- Long Bones Upper Limb

Thoraco / Lumbar Global Fixation / bone graft

Pediatrics and Neonatology (34 procedures) Pediatric Dermatology


Teenage OPD

Pediatric Nutrition

Pediatric Surgery

Pediatric Rheumatology

Pediatric Gastoenterology

Pediatric Urology

Pediatric Endocrinology


Cold and flu


Pediatric Orthopaedics

Pediatric Neurosurgery

Pediatric Nephrology

Pediatric/Neonatal Peritoneal

Pediatric Hip Surgery

Anal Dilatation

Wilms Tumour Excision

Behavior issues

Emotional issues

Academic issues

Pediatrics Neurology and Neurosurgery

Pediatrics Nephrology

Pediatrics Oncology

Pediatric Kidney Transplant

Minimal Access Pediatric Surgery

Pediatrics Neonatology

Pediatrics Pulmonology

Pediatrics Ophthalmology

Pediatrics Dentistry

Pediatric ENT

Pediatric Hematology

Ear Reconstruction

Dermatology (21 procedures) Surgical Dermatology

Acne Treatment

Age Spots Removal

Mole Assessment

Mole Removal

Pigmentation Treatment

Psoriasis Treatment

Skin Cancer Screening

Skin Tag Removal

Tattoo Removal

Botox Treatment

Scar Repair Treatment

Tan and Pigmentation

Topical treatments

Pulse therapy

Ingrown Toenail Treatment

Skin Biopsy

Skin Tags and Wart removal

Injection Lipolysis

Allergy Testing


Urology and Nephrology (32 procedures) Kidney Stones

Erectile Dysfunction


Vasectomy Reversal

Kidney Transplantation

Hydrocele Unilateral

Hydrocele Bilateral

PCNL Surgery

Kidney Dialysis

Reconstructive Urology

Turp Surgery


Ureteral Stent Placement

Kidney biopsy

Radical Prostectomy


ESWL (Lithotripsy)

Urethral Surgery

Urinary Incontinence Treatment


Acute Peritoneal Dialysis

Femoral Vein Catheterization



Ureteral Stone Removal

Urology Consultation

Urology Ultrasound

Robotic Key Hole Surgery

Penile Prosthesis (Prosthetic Implants)

Laser Proctectomy

RIRS(Kidney Stone Surgery)


Gastroenterology (14 procedures) Liver Transplantation

ERCP Pancretic Stone Extraction

Liver Cirrhosis Treatment

Liver Transarterial Chemoembolozation (TACE)

Biliary Obstruction

Hepato-Biliary Surgery

Pancreas Transplantation

ERCP Nasobiliary Drainage

Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)

ERCP with Pancreatic Stenting

Liver embolization procedure

Liver Biopsy


Pancreatic Cyst Treatment

Hepatology (2 procedures) Hepatic resections

Pancreatic resections

Dr. Tamer Abbas Hassan Saafan

Bariatric Surgery

Qualification : MBBS, MD, Phd
Languages Spoken ( English, Arabic )
Areas of Interest :
  • Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
  • Mini gastric bypass
  • Revisional bariatric surgeries

Overview : Dr. Tamer Abbas Hassan Saafan is a very successful specialist ho has vast knowledge and exposure in the field of bariatric and spectrum of obesity surgeries, who invented the Mini gastric bypass surgery. He completed his masters from the Ain Shams University, Egypt. Further he is the member of International Federation of Surgery of Obesity (IFSO), life member of World Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons.

Dr. Ehab Moheyeldin Farag Esheiba


Qualification : DM, Msc, MRCP
Languages Spoken ( English, Arabic )
Areas of Interest :
  • Adult Cardiology
  • Valvular Heart Diseases
  • Coronary Heart Diseases
  • Echocardiography

Overview : Dr. Ehab Moheyeldin Farag Esheiba is the Head of the Department of Internal Medicine and Cardiology in Gulf Medical University(GMU). He presented 2 posters in the 4th Emirates Cardiac Society Congress (2013). With that he is the assistant professor, affiliated to GMU and teaches MBBS, BPT, DMD and PharmD undergraduate students.

Dr. Irene Nirmala


Qualification : MBBS, MD
Languages Spoken ( English, Tamil, Arabic, Urdu, Malyalam )
Areas of Interest :
  • Dermatosurgery
  • Aesthetic Dermatology

Overview : Dr. Irene Nirmala is a dermatology specialist who has more than 20 years of experience and practicing in UAE since 16 years. She is a gold medalist during her acquiring of masters in dermatology from the Madras Medical College. Further she holds the Diploma in Dermatology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons.

Dr. Rohit Gulati


Qualification : MBBS
Languages Spoken ( English, Hindi, Punjabi )
Areas of Interest :
  • Otology
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Radical Mastoidectomy
  • Coblation assisted Tonsillectomy

Overview : Dr. Rohit Gulati completed his MBBS in ENT from the Diplomat of National Board. He completed his fellowship in Cochlear implantation and Relevant Rehabilitation Procedures for Management of Deafness at Freiburg from Germany. He is trained in Advanced Sinus Surgery Techniques at Amsterdam from Netherland and also a trained Surgical Manager of Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders from Norway.

Dr. Kishore Kumar Katam


Qualification : MD, DM
Languages Spoken ( English )
Areas of Interest :
  • Addison's disease
  • Bone and mineral metabolism
  • Neuroendocrinology
  • Reproductive Endocrinology

Overview : Dr. Kishore Kumar Katam is a highly qualified doctor who has vast experience in this field. He completed medical degree in General Medicine and completed his DM degree in Endocrinology. He is currently working in the Thumbay Hospital, Ajman as an Endocrinology specialist and has handled various critical cases with high success rate.

Dr. Sailesh Kumar


Qualification : MBBS, MRCP
Languages Spoken ( English, Hindi )
Areas of Interest :
  • GI tract Stenting
  • GI tract Dilatation
  • Obsity
  • Non-Variceal GI tract bleeding

Overview : Dr. Sailesh Kumar completed his MBBS from the Gauhati Medical College & Hospital, Gauhati University, Assam (India) in 2002. He completed his medical training from the National University Hospital, Singapore from July 2005 to June 2010 and passed the membership examination of Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom in 2010.

Dr. Prashanth Hegde


Qualification : MBBS, MD, DNB
Languages Spoken ( English, Hindi, Kannada, Tulu )
Areas of Interest :
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecological Surgery
  • Nondesent Vaginal Hysterectomy
  • Infertility
  • High-Risk Pregnancy

Overview : Dr. Prashanth Hegde completed his baccalaureate from the Mysore University, 1992. He completed his residency in Obstetrics & Gynaecology from All India Institute of Medical Sciences New Delhi India. Further he completed his Diplomate of National Board in 2004. He has worked in India for 7 years and now he is serving in Dubai as a trained and Gynecologist.

Dr. Prem Tanwar


Qualification : MBBS, MD
Languages Spoken ( English, Hindi, Urdu )
Areas of Interest :
  • Vitreo Retinal Surgeries
  • Retinal detachment Surgeries
  • ROP Surgeries
  • Phaco Refractive Surgeries

Overview : Dr. Prem Tanwar completed his medical degree in Opthalmology from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi and has more than 20 years of experience. Currently he is the Opthalmologist in the Thumbay Hospital, Ajman. Till now he has performed more than 13000 Cataract Surgeries and more than 12000 Retinal Surgeries.

Dr. Mohammad Adnan Khadder


Qualification : MBBS, MD
Languages Spoken ( English, Arabic )
Areas of Interest :
  • Joint Replacement Surgeries
  • Sports Medicine
  • Trauma
  • Bone lengthening

Overview : Dr. Mohammad Adnan Khadder completed his MBBS from Jordan University. He has completed Clinical Fellowship in Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction from New York, followed by Fellowship in Adult Joints Reconstruction from University of Californis Davis Sacramento, USA. Moreover he is the member of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) and AO Trauma.

Dr. Faisal Ameer

Plastic Surgery

Qualification : MBBS, MS, MCH
Languages Spoken ( English, Hindi, Urdu )
Areas of Interest :
  • Body Contouring
  • Reconstructive procedures
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Rhinoplasty

Overview : Dr. Faisal Ameer joined medical school at the LLRM Medical College, Meerut, India, where is won Gold medal and distinctions. He was also awarded the Ethicon travelling fellowship for plastic surgery by the association of plastic surgeons of India for the year 2010. He holds some prestigious memberships like Member Emirates Plastic surgery society. (EPSS).

Dr. Tamer Ali Abouelgreed


Qualification : MBBCH, Msc, MD
Languages Spoken ( English, HIndi )
Areas of Interest :
  • Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgeries
  • Pediatric Urology
  • Male Infertility and Impotence
  • Uro- Oncology

Overview : Dr. Tamer Ali Abouelgreed has published more than 11 internationally published articles. In 2015 he joined the Thumbay hospital, Ajman as an Urology specialist. He completed hi masters degree in Urology from the Egypt in 2004. He is the Active International Member Of The American Urologic Association (Aua), Active Member Of Endourological Society.

Facilities & Services

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