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Vascular surgeon (Dr. Amit Kumar) helps elderly Emirati woman get back on her feet

Vascular surgeon (Dr. Amit Kumar) helps elderly Emirati woman get back on her feet

Vascular surgeon Sharjah, has helped a 76-year-old Emirati diabetic woman get back on her feet after a successful procedure at University Hospital Sharjah. During the two-hour long angioplasty procedure, Dr Amit Kumar, Consultant Vascular Surgeon at UHS, removed several blockages in her leg’s arteries, allowing her to walk again after many years of being wheelchair-bound. The patient, Fatima Salim Al Marri, has been a diabetic with high blood pressure for the past 18...

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Awards Ceremony for outstanding contribution in publishing articles in international journals  – Burjeel Hospital

Awards Ceremony for outstanding contribution in publishing articles in international journals – Burjeel Hospital

VPS Healthcare Group awarded and recognized Dr. Amit Kumar ( Consultant – Vascular Surgery ) in the Awards Ceremony at Burjeel Hospital Auditorium. This event was organized to recognize individuals who have continuously worked towards achieving healthcare innovations with the objective of improving patient safety and care through research and development.

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Endovascular Revolution in Vascular Surgery : Coffee Morning at UHS

Endovascular Revolution in Vascular Surgery : Coffee Morning at UHS

At UHS coffee morning session on 30th August 2015, Dr. Amit Kumar, Consultant, Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Sharjah spoke about “Endovascular Revolution in Vascular Surgery” Vascular surgery recognized the transition from open surgery to endovascular procedures as treatments for vascular disease, which was established in Dr. Amit’s lecture. Because of their experience and expertise in minimally invasive procedures (Endovascular) for carotid occlusive...

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BUILDING HEALTHCARE MIDDLE EAST – Dr. Amit Kumar Speaks

BUILDING HEALTHCARE MIDDLE EAST – Dr. Amit Kumar Speaks

Dr. Amit Kumar Specialist Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Clinical Assistant Professor -  Surgery Columbia University, New York, USA speaks about "The impact of EHR when creating a value-based care delivery system", in a session "THE FUTURE OF CARE DELIVERY" at Building Healthcare Middle East 2015.   Building Healthcare Middle East 2015 Conferences were designed for anyone involved in healthcare facilities investment, finance, construction, design and planning,...

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Venefit Procedure Workshop

Venefit Procedure Workshop

Dr. Amit Kumar Speaks in Venefit Procedure Workshop. (The Venefit procedure uses radiofrequency energy to precisely and effectively treat patients suffering from Chronic Venous Insufficiency (CVI). With less pain and bruising than alternative treatments, physicians can feel confident that a better patient experience is part of every Venefit procedure.)

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Dr. Amit Kumar speaking at HIMSS Middle East Integrated Health Innovations Conference

Dr. Amit Kumar speaking at HIMSS Middle East Integrated Health Innovations Conference

Dr. Amit Kumar speaking at HIMSS Middle East Integrated Health Innovations Conference.

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12th Arab Society of Renal Transplantation / 6th ISN-EMAN Update Course in Nephology 2014

12th Arab Society of Renal Transplantation / 6th ISN-EMAN Update Course in Nephology 2014

Dr. Amit Kumar at 12th Arab Society of Renal Transplantation and 6th ISN-EMAN Update Course in Nephology 2014

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UAE residents ‘should take deep vein thrombosis more seriously’

UAE residents ‘should take deep vein thrombosis more seriously’

Residents of the UAE are vulnerable to a potentially fatal condition because they do not take it seriously and know disturbingly little about it. Deep-vein thrombosis, or DVT, occurs when a clot develops in a vein. In some cases it can detach and travel to the lungs, causing a pulmonary embolism that can kill. By far the most cases will lead to damage to the deep veins, which can lead to ulceration. According to Dr Amit Kumar, vascular surgeon at Mediclinic City Hospital...

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Dialysis Meet May 15th 2014

Dialysis Meet May 15th 2014

Dialysis Meet – May 15th, 2014 Location: Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, UAE Chair: Dr. Amit Kumar Consultant – Surgeon Burjeel Hospital, Abu Dhabi Dubai Healthcare City Dubai The meeting discussed the critical role of teamwork and collaboration for better patient outcomes. Also, discussed the many ways of ensuring that fistual’s once made, stayed open. Techniques discussed included the one’s currently offered by Vascular.ae at the various hospitals at which the...

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