The Zulekha Healthcare Group found its roots in 1964 when its creator Dr. Zulekha Daud moved from her native India to Sharjah, UAE in order to pursue her dream of serving people in need and offer affordable medical facilities to all.
From a young medical graduate to a practicing physician serving patients from all walks of life, Dr. Zulekha soon became a household name. After years of dedicated service, Zulekha Hospital was established in Sharjah in 1992. It started off as a 30-bed hospital with basic facilities for Gynecology, Obstetrics, Surgery, Medicine and Pediatrics.
Today the Zulekha Healthcare Group includes two multidisciplinary hospitals in Dubai and Sharjah as well as one diagnostic centre, three UAE medical centres and three pharmacies.
The Group has contributed richly in recent years to set benchmarks in continuing medical education programmes for the entire Gulf region with its consistent interactive workshops and seminars on various medical and surgical topics.
Zulekha Hospital Sharjah is a full-fledged, multi-disciplinary hospital and diagnostic center with Out-patient and In-patient facilities. What started off as a 30 bed set up with basic facilities for gynecology, obstetrics, surgery, medicine and pediatrics in 1992, today boasts of 150 in-patient beds, sprawled over an area of 240,000 square ft.
Zulekha Hospital Dubai is a 79 bed hospital established in 2004 which offers both inpatient and outpatient care covering a wide range of medical and surgical specialties.
Both facilities are specialized in following key services: Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, ICU, Dialysis, Advanced radiology & Laboratory services, Minimal Invasive surgeries, Bariatric Surgeries, Joint Replacement Surgeries, state –of the art modular operating theaters.
Zulekha Healthcare Group has grown dramatically from humble beginnings to a full-fledged healthcare network. The professionally managed multi-speciality facility offering modern medical solutions is the vision of Dr. Zulekha Daud. Her modest pledge to stay committed at every level of medical attention has been the premise of Zulekha Healthcare Group’s work culture and ethos.
The Group is currently working on a groundbreaking expansion project in Dubai to provide a state of the art cancer unit. The new facility will include a 100-bed inpatient room, ICU rooms, a modern dialysis service; and a sleep lab. The extension will allow the Group to focus and cultivate cancer care especially for the people in this region and is expected to be completed by mid-2017.
Zulekha Healthcare Group is also supporting an on-going 200 bed Tertiary Care Hospital (Alexis Hospital) project in Nagpur, India. This will be the first Multi-Specialty hospital offering secondary and tertiary care (Cancer/Cardiology/orthopedic and neurology treatments) in the region. The group plans to see over one hundred thousand patients in one year thereby stimulating the healthcare landscape at the epicenter of India