The study of the heart, its functions and disorders. The cardiologist is a specialist in diseases of the heart. The Cardiology Department at Health Shield provides highly specialised medical care to patients with heart diseases; diagnosing and treating conditions such as a heart attack, heart failure and arrhythmia (heart rhythm disturbance). The cardiologist may also use specialised equipment such an electrocardiograph (the ECG measures the heart's electrical impulses) or a chest x-ray.
Evaluation and management of chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitations, dizziness and syncope.
Preventive cardiology with focus on early detection of Coronary artery disease.
Specialized management and follow up of arterial hypertension, lipid disorders, diabetes and their complications.
Management of CAD post PCI/Post Coronary Artery Bypass grafting.
Evaluation and management of Congestive Heart Failure.
Arrythmia management and follow up.
Anticoagulation management and follow up.
Valvular Heart disease diagnosis and management.
Carotid Artery Disease and Peripheral Vascular Disease primary prevention and treatment.
Post stroke care.
Venous disorders evaluation and management (including varicose veins, venous insufficiency, thrombophlebitis and Deep Venous Thrombosis).
Occupational Cardio-vascular medical checkup.
Cardio-vascular checkup and investigations for various local and international insurance companies.
Holter monitoring ECG
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring electrocardiograph (the ECG measures the heart's electrical impulses) or a chest x-ray.
2D Echocardiography + Doppler Study
Electrocardiography (ECG) and Rhythm study
Exercise Stress test
Ambulatory Holter monitor for cardiac rhythm abnormalities (ECG Holter)
Ambulatory Blood pressure monitoring (24H ABPM)
Cardiac CT Angiography review in collaboration with the Radiology Department
Cardiac Catheterization review and decision making for revascularization procedures versus medical treatment in collaboration with Interventional Cardiologist.
Dentistry & Implantology
Dentistry is the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders, and conditions of the oral cavity. Cosmetic dentistry is generally used to refer to any dental work that improves the appearance of teeth, gums and/or bite. It primarily focuses on improvement dental aesthetics in color, position, shape, size, alignment and overall smile appearance. At Health Shield Medical Center , our dentists and dental surgeons provide a calm and relaxing atmosphere no matter your procedure.
Cosmetic Dentistry Hollywood Smiles Porcelain inlays and Veneers Ceramic crowns and bridges
Wisdom tooth problems
Preventing injury and tooth decays
Diagnosing dental disease such as gum disease and oral cancer
Pediatric oral health – children of all ages
Implantology – Single and full mouth cases
Sinus augmentation (direct+ indirect)
Guided bone regeneration
Full mouth rehabilitation
Scaling and polishing
Root canal therapy
TMJ (temporomandibular jaw disorder)
Dimension: equilibrium, space maintenance, palatal expansion, habit cessation, appliances
Sleep Apnea Appliances
Complete dental Hygiene Services
Dental Anxiety Management
Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin, nails, hair and its diseases. It is a specialty with both medical and surgical aspects. A dermatologist treats diseases, in the widest sense, and some cosmetic problems of the skin, scalp, hair, and nails. Here we specialize in treating skin, hair, and nail disorders including skin cancer. We offer comprehensive care to manage a wide range of conditions and diseases using state-of- the-art therapies and the latest in equipment.
We provide a comprehensive dermatology service to assess, diagnose and treat:
Irregular or changing moles
Eczema (red, itchy, and inflamed skin)
Severe psoriasis (when skin cells grow too fast)
Inflammatory dermatoses (reddened skin)
Melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer
Birthmarks and Scars
Other Dermatological services include:
Cryosurgery of warts, keratosis, solar lentigo
Intralesion injection of scars, Keloid and Alopecia Areata
Electrosurgery of benign lesions (warts and skin tags)
Incision of abscess and cysts
Cosmetic Dermatology includes:
Skin damage treatments
Anti-ageing treatments using advanced techniques and radio-frequency therapy
Light treatment (phototherapy)
Correction of uneven pigmentation
Mesotherapy (multiple injections of nourishing medicine into the tissue under the skin) for fat and cellulite reduction)
Platelet rich plasma (PRP) for facial rejuvenation and reduced hair loss
Laser Hair Removal
Laser skin resurfacing
Minimally invasive face lift
An ENT physician is trained in the medical and surgical management and treatment of patients with diseases and disorders of the ear, nose, throat (ENT), and related structures of the head and neck. ENT doctors are also called otolaryngologists. We specialise in the treatment of conditions associated with the ear, nose or throat both in children & adult population; in addition to certain head or neck complaints.
Ear: Medical and surgical treatment of hearing loss, ear infections, balance disorders, ear noise (tinnitus), nerve pain, and facial and cranial nerve disorders. Management of congenital (birth) disorders of the outer and inner ear.
Nose: Care of the nasal cavity and sinuses; diagnosis, management and treatment of allergies, sinusitis, smell disorders, polyps, and nasal obstruction due to a deviated septum.
Throat: Managing diseases of the larynx (voice box) and the upper aero-digestive tract or esophagus, including voice and swallowing disorders.
Head and Neck: In the head and neck area, ENT doctors treat infectious diseases, both benign and malignant (cancerous) tumors, facial trauma, and deformities of the face. They perform both cosmetic plastic and reconstructive surgery.
Conditions we treat include:
Sleep Apnea Management
Head & neck diseases including problems of the larynx and pharynx.
Head and neck tumors.
Treatment of snoring, as well as the treatment of heavy snoring.
Vertigo and dizziness due to problems in the inner ear.
All voice disorders.
Cochlear Implant, under the supervision of our ENT doctor performs this surgery, which is a procedure that has revolutionized the treatment of both congenital and acquired deafness. Microsurgery of the ear Laser techniques are utilized wherever necessary.
It is the branch of medicine which deals with the structure, functions, diseases, and pathology of the stomach and intestines; the normal function and diseases of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon and rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and liver. Our Gastroenterologists can diagnose and treat the full range of digestive tract disorders, including digestive tract diseases that affect the esophagus, stomach, and small and large intestines; in adults and children alike.
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Gastroscopy includes:
Control of upper/lower GI bleeding
Placement of Intra-gastric Balloon for Weight Loss
Hemorrhoids & Anal Fissure / Fistulae Pancreas and Liver Diseases
Our department works at different levels which encompass screening, detection, management and appropriate referrals and feedback.
Common conditions include:
Preventive healthcare programs.
Diagnosis and treatment of infectious disease.
Diagnosis and treatment of hematologic diseases.
Evaluation and treatment of allergic conditions.
Diagnosis and management of lipid disorders.
Other disorders of childhood, or adolescence
Sutures and wound care.
Performing minor surgical procedures
Health education and screening programs for adult and children
Diagnosis and management of acute illnesses
Diagnosis and follow up of chronic diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, lipid disorder, thyroid disorder.
Diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal disorders like neck pain, back pain.
Allergies and asthma
The medical specialty that deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of adult diseases. We offer care for adult patients for a wide range of health problems and the highly dedicated team works closely with patients, patients’ family members to provide treatment for a range of conditions that include:
Diabetes: Type I and Type II
Heart and vascular disease
Obesity and its negative effects on the health of an individual.
Obstructive lung disease (Asthma and Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD))
Thyroid and other endocrine-related disorders
Hypertension and its complications
Various gastrointestinal problems
Kidney related problems
Various neurological problems like stroke, headache, dizziness etc.
Various infectious conditions like upper and lower respiratory, urinary, bloodstream infections and meningitis.
Various inflammatory conditions
The services provided by the department include:
Consultation of routine health problems and illnesses
Management of chronic health problems
Periodic health checkups, preventive health care
All types of vaccinations and adult immunizations
Obstetrics & Gynecology
The Obstetrics and gynecology department caters to both specialties that focus on two different aspects of the female reproductive system; f obstetrics (covering pregnancy, childbirth, and the postpartum period) and gynecology (covering the health of the female reproductive systems – vagina, uterus, and ovaries). The department also offer Cosmetic Gynecology; a subspecialty that offers women the care needed to improve the function and appearance on the intimate area.
Offered services include:
Family planning: preconception counseling and contraception
Antenatal care: low risk and high-risk pregnancies supported by 3D/4D ultrasound
Birth & deliveries: management of labor, vaginal & C-Section deliveries
Management of Early pregnancy problems and miscarriages
Women health and screening for cervical and breast cancer
Labia Fillers O Spot Enhancement G Spot Enhancement
Laser vaginal Rejuvenation and tightening
Post menopause problems management
Occupational Therapy focuses on helping patients to maximise engagement, achievement and independence in all activities, including those at school/work, play, leisure and self-care skills such as dressing and feeding. OT is concerned with promoting quality of life and for all patients to reach their maximum potential relating to their individual needs and function.
We can help you with:
Transportation use and Driving
OT Services include:
Pediatrics specific therapy
Mental health or behavioral problems
Work injuries/Vocational Rehabilitation
Sensory Integration Dysfunction
Spinal cord injuries
Global Developmental Delay /Failure to thrive
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
Visual Perceptual and Cognitive Deficits
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Physical and cognitive disabilities
Handwriting and functional delay
Early childhood development delay
Upper extremity or Orthopedic injuries/Splinting
Dyspraxia (difficulty with movement)
Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Home and school modifications
Home and school modifications
Poor positioning / Wheelchair assessment and prescription
The branch of medicine dealing with children and their diseases; the development, care, and diseases of infants, children, and adolescents. Our doctors diagnose and treat a wide range of problems affecting babies and children aged 18 and under, including issues under:
Pediatric Critical Care
Pediatric Infectious Disease
Pediatric Child Abuse
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Conditions that we diagnose and treat in children include:
Autism, behavioural and developmental problems
Immunisations – scheduled and for travel
Newborn check-up and follow-up
Child check-up of up to 16 years old and follow-up
Identifying and Management of Acute Illnesses
Liver (hepatology) problems
Respiratory disease – asthma and cystic fibrosis
Routine baby check
Identifying, Management and Evaluation of chronic pediatric illnesses.
Assessment and Management of Growth, Stature and Obesity
Management of minor Injuries and Wound Care
Therapy for the preservation, enhancement, or restoration of movement and physical function impaired or threatened by disease, injury, or disability that utilizes therapeutic exercise, physical modalities (such as massage and electrotherapy), assistive devices, and patient education and training. Our physiotherapy department boasts a wide range of expertise in the field of orthopedics, sports therapy, rheumatology, occupational therapy, speech therapy and fitness assessments. One of the specialty modalities in the department is the Sports Therapy offering.
Evaluation and management of sports related injuries
Administration of manual therapies and therapeutics
Administration of connective tissue techniques and soft tissue mobilization
Analysis of body posture and use of corrective measures
Balance and coordination training
Therapeutic exercise prescription
Non-surgical Back Pain management
A field of medicine that aims to reconstruct or repair parts of the body either in the treatment of injury or for cosmetic reasons. More specifically, it is a surgical specialty involving the restoration, reconstruction, or alteration of the human body. Our Plastic Surgery department includes both Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery.
In simple terms, it is training to help people with speech and language problems to speak more clearly. Our specialists screen, assess, identify and treat speech, language, voice, fluency (stuttering), swallowing and feeding problems for all age groups in addition to advocating for the prevention of these disorders.