Sidra Medicine represents the vision of Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser who serves as its Chairperson. This high-tech facility not only provides world-class patient care, but also helps build Qatar’s scientific expertise and resources.
Sidra Medicine is also part of a dynamic research and education environment in Qatar and through strong partnerships with leading institutions around the world, we are creating an intellectual ecosystem to help advance scientific discovery through investment in medical research.
Based in Education City and as an entity of the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), Sidra Medicine is part of a dynamic research and education environment. Education City includes leading international institutions such as Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar, Georgetown University, Carnegie Mellon University, and HEC Paris as well as recently established national research centers like Qatar Biomedical Research Institute and Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute.
Patient Rooms and Units
The patient rooms at Sidra Medicine include smart beds which automatically make adjustments to accommodate a patient’s needs. The beds are useful in preventing pressure ulcers by helping mobilize the patient in the bed. They can also help reduce the incidents of sleep apneas and elevate patients if required.
Featuring state of the art equipment and technologies allowing for current and for future innovations in care, the operating rooms at Sidra Medicine include top of the range medical equipment and robust processes for infection prevention and control and reconfiguration for patient positioning in the room.
- Cardiovascular Surgery
- Otolaryngology – ENT
- Pediatric General Surgery
- Plastics and Craniofacial
At the Sidra Medicine Department of Diagnostic Imaging, we are focused on quality-based outcomes that assist doctors in making fast and accurate diagnoses. We delivery radiology services for all medical specialties so that your family can get the informed medical care it needs.
The operating principal of our radiology department is that reaching and touching someone is critical to providing quality, patient-centered care. Haptic Radiology, also known as “touch” radiology, is a more personalized approach to this traditionally computer-centric service. We combine the personal touch of our skilled medical team with sophisticated diagnostic equipment.
Department of Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry are providing world class excellence in clinical care, teaching & education and biomedical research for the women and children of Qatar. Our mission is to improve the quality of mental health services in Qatar by putting the service user and their families at the center of their care. Department of Psychiatry has 2 Divisions: 1. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (CAMHS) and 2. Perinatal Mental Health.
Both divisions have world-class doctors, psychologists, nurses and support staff who provide outstanding clinical care to children, women and families. Our faculty is involved in number of cutting edge research projects including Autism, ADHD, Perinatal Depression and Anxiety, Genetics, Neuroimaging and interface of psychiatric issues with chronic medical illness.