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Dr Muntasir El-Badri Yousif

MBBS, DOccMed, LFOM General Medicine  Dr. Muntasir Yousif is a General Practitioner at Dubai Bone and Joint Center, located in Healthcare City. He is a highly-skilled and knowledgeable Physician, with extensive experience in General Practice and Occupational Medicine. He is also considered to be one of few holders of the Licentiate of faculty of Occupational …

Dr. Stephan Ortner

MD, PhD, Specialist Orthopedics Dr Stephan Ortner is an Austrian Board-certified Specialist in Traumatology and Orthopedics with more than 17 years of experience in both the Middle East and Europe. Dr Ortner’s has been in the UAE since 2010 and his expertise covers a wide range of treatments from bone fractures in children and adults to treatment …

Dr. Kutaiba Salman

MD, MB ChB, Board Certified (DK-SE) Specialist Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Kutaiba Salman is a Board – certified Specialist in Orthopedic Surgery with more than 17 years of experience in Europe and the Middle East. He was trained and worked at Aarhus University Hospital, which takes pride in being one of the leading and largest Orthopaedic Surgical …

Together Against Osteoporosis

Epidemiologic study on the prevalence of osteoporosis and vitamin D deficiency in UAE Osteoporosis is a generalized bone disease characterized by a decreased bone mass and a deterioration of bone microarchitecture, compromised bone strength and an increase in the risk of fracture. The most common areas of fracture are the spine, hip, and wrist. Osteoporosis …

ESAAD and My Deal cards now accepted at DBAJ

In a continuing effort to expand accessibility of the facilities services to the public we now accept both ESAAD and My Deal privilege club cards holders. Exciting value bundles on many services provided in the clinic. For more information visit your each privilege cards website for the clinics listing.  

Alaa Ali Dhaif Allah

Physiotherapist Alaa Ali Dhaifallah is a Physiotherapist at the Dubai Bone and Joint Center in Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC). She has more than nine years of experience in musculoskeletal rehabilitation in Jordan and the UAE. In her career, she has practiced in reputed institutions such as Al Bashir Hospital in Amman, Jordan, and DHCC-based Dr Majdi …

Shoulder instability

Shoulder instability is a problem that occurs when the structures that surround the shoulder joint do not work to keep the „ball” (humeral head) tightly within its „socket” (glenoid) . If the  joint  is  too  loose,  is  may  slide  partially  out  of  place,  a  condition  called  shoulder subluxation. If the joint comes completely …

Rotator Cuff Tears

The rotator cuff is the network of four muscles and several tendons that form a covering around the top of the upper arm bone (humerus). These muscles form a cover around the head of the humerus. The rotator cuff holds the humerus in place in the shoulder joint and enables the arm to rotate. Rotator cuff tear is a common cause of pain and disability …

Platelet Rich Plasma

Platelet rich plasma (PRP) treatment is becoming a more popular option for giving a biological boost to the healing process. PRP treatment has received significant attention from patients, orthopedic community and media. What is PRP? PRP is produced from a person’s own blood. It is a concentration of one type of cell, known as platelets, which …