Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 9 December, 2020: Patients with disorders across seven specialties can get a free second medical opinion (SMO) or diagnosis from doctors in Dubai said a high-level DHA official.
Mohamed Al Mheiri, Director of Health Tourism Department at DHA said during GITEX 2020 that the online only feature is available only across seven specialties, including gynaecology, cardiology, orthopaedics, IVF and fertility treatments, neurology, oncology, and urology.
The service is facilitated by the DHA's Health Tourism Department and DXH group members who are highly qualified and recognized in their medical field provide the second medical opinion.
Al Mheiri said that the second opinions are provided within a turnaround time of two working days once the complete reports including existing medical reports and diagnosis are provided.
He added that medical records are only shared only with the specialist concerned, making patient details completely confidential.
In order to opt for the Second Opinion online, patients need to follow some simple steps:
• Register on the website www.dxh.ae
• Select the listed medical provider/specialty in Dubai for a second opinion
• Request for second medical opinion from leading doctors and specialties by completing the DXH SMO request form