Badr Al Samaa Sohar launches advanced MRI facility

by | Nov 15, 2021 | 0 comments

MUSCAT – Badr Al Samaa Hospital at Sohar launched an advanced MRI facility (GE Signa Voyager 1.5 T) which is the first of its kind by GE Company in the Sultanate.

HE Sheikh Ahmaed Al Ghofaily, Goodwill Ambassador & Former Member of State Council was the Chief Guest, Eng Salim Bin Hamad Al Kindi, DG Sohar Municipality was the guest of honour and Dr Najat Mohammed Issa Al Zadjali, Director – DGPHE, North Batinah Governorate was the special guest.

The event was also attended by managing directors of Badr Al Samaa Group of Hospital, Abdul Latheef and Dr. P A Mohammed, executive directors Firasath Hassan and Moiedeen Bilal, Chief Executive Officer Sameer PT, Chief Operating Officer Jacob Oommen, Branch Head Manoj Kumar, Medical Director Dr Azhar Iqbal, Head Branding & Communication Asif Shah and many eminent dignitaries, doctors, nurses, administrative staff of Badr Al Samaa Group.

The newly launched MRI has the best features resulting in precise diagnosis and utmost patient comfort like wide bore of 70mm for best patient comfort, TDI (Total Digital imaging) for better image clarity and 27percent higher signal to noise ratio, silent scan (reduce scan noise down to 3db above ambient noise), AIR Recon which enables shorter scan time and higher resolution, motion correction on all anatomies, 3D imaging on all anatomies, ability to scan with metallic implants, advanced Cardiac exams and needle free suite (ability to scan vascular imaging without the need of injection). This machine will be the boon for the private healthcare sector of North Al Batinah Region.

HE Sheikh Ahmaed Al Ghofaily expressed his gratitude and happiness towards Badr Al Samaa management and staff for providing world class treatment modalities at an affordable cost for the people of North Batinah Governorate.

Eng Salim Bin Hamad Al Kindi said since the inception of Badr Al Samaa Hospital, Sohar the management of Badr Al Samaa Group is not looking back and keeps on adding more advanced facilities. He thanked Badr Al Samaa for bringing quality healthcare to the North Al Batinah Region.

Dr Najat Mohammed Issa Al Zadjali expressed her satisfaction on this addition and appreciated Badr Al Samaa Group for their long term vision of taking the private healthcare sector of Oman to the next level. In a joint communiqué, managing directors of Badr Al Samaa Group of Hospitals, Dr P A Mohammed and Abdul Latheef said the advanced MRI System is capable of diagnosing many diseases with high clarity and accuracy. This will help the doctors with timely diagnosis and treatment of our patients. Badr Al Samaa is not stopping here and soon we will introduce Cathlab and the Dialysis Centre at Badr Al Samaa Hospital, Sohar. They added that Badr Al Samaa is following its vision of being the most affordable, accessible and available private Healthcare brand of Oman.

Sameer P T, CEO said that Badr Al Samaa aims to make available each and every service  in Badr Al Samaa Hospital, Sohar so that people of this region will not have to travel and spend time and money unnecessarily. He said many healthcare facilities around us can refer their cases to our MRI facility.

Manoj Kumar, Branch Head also added that the new MRI Scan facility was the much needed modality in Al Batinah region. He said this will be manned by experienced professionals and the services will be rendered at the most affordable cost.

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