Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi’s Digestive Disease Institute provides the most advanced level of medical and surgical care for disorders of the gastrointestinal tract and is one of the five Centers of Excellence at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi.
World-renowned healthcare professionals specializing in gastroenterology and gastrointestinal tract disorders will serve patients in the Al Ain location and offer treatment including irritable bowel syndrome, functional bowel disorders, liver disease and colorectal cancer, to Bariatric and Endocrine pre and post-surgery follow up.
Medical Subspecialties in Al Ain
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi’s Medical Subspecialties Institute focuses on diagnosing and managing the disorders that are most prevalent in the Abu Dhabi population.
Physicians at the Al Ain location offer individualized chronic disease identification, diagnosis, and patient/family education for common diseases and disorders such as hypertension, endocrinology & diabetes, obesity, osteoporosis, arthritis, anemia, allergies, immunodeficiency, acne, and hirsutism. Other specialties covered under the Medical Subspecialties Institute include dermatology, hematology & oncology, psychiatry, and Internal Medicine.
Imaging Institute in Al Ain
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi’s Imaging Institute offers a range of state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging services, including computed tomography (CT), Positron Emission Tomography (PET.CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, fluoroscopy and radiographs (x-rays and bone densitometry).
At the Al Ain location, we provide advanced diagnostic computed tomography (CT) to evaluate and diagnose cardiovascular diseases, causes of abdominal pain and other gastric disorders, bone, joint and muscle complaints, as well as tumors and neurologic disorders.
The PET.CT Molecular Imaging Department of Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi is also located on site in Al Ain and is equipped with a PET/CT scanner and a Cyclotron, which produces radiotracers for PET imaging.
PET scanning is a type of medical imaging that provides detailed pictures of what is happening inside the body at the molecular and cellular level. These enable some of the most advanced imaging services in the region, such as PET.CT for Absolute Blood Flow imaging for coronary heart disease, pre-surgical evaluation in epilepsy, early diagnosis of dementia including Alzheimer’s disease, imaging for bone spread of tumors and other cancers.
Molecular imaging procedures, including PET and PET.CT scanning, are non-invasive, safe and painless.