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Save Your Heart

July 9, 2015

Gulf Diabetes Specialist Centre will be offering free tests to help the community be more aware of heart diseases and gain a healthier lifestyle. The Centre will be conducting free lipid, blood pressure and sugar tests on 29 – 30 June and 1 July 2015. Everyone is welcome to be tested in the Center’s lobby between 10am – 3pm.


World Hypertension Day 2015

May 17, 2015

The Gulf Specialist Diabetes Center celebrates the 2015 World Hypertension Day by offering free blood pressure and sugar tests. The event takes place in the centre’s lobby on Sunday May 17, 2015. Everyone’s welcome!


Free Retina Screening

May 11, 2015

The Gulf Diabetes Specialist Centre is offering free retina scans between May 11 – 13, 2015. This includes a free Fundus photo and free blood sugar and pressure tests. If further tests are required because of what was discovered, the Centre is offering a 20% off the usual charges on eye consultations and investigations on those dates. Diabetic Retinopathy is the silent destroyer of eyesight due to diabetes. Don’t be a victim. Come and get checked!


Visiting Ophthalmologists

December 1, 2014

Dr Stephanie West the Paediatric Ophthalmic Consultant from the Southampton General Hospital and Dr Ahmed Sallam the Retinal Consultant from the Gloucestershire Hospitals in the UK will be visiting the Gulf Diabetes Specialist Center between 6 to 7 and 13 to 14 December 2014 respectively. To book an appointment to consult with either of them, please click on the appointment button on this website or call the Department of Ophthalmology on 1723 9171.

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