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The Region’s First 3-level Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement Procedure was successfully performed at The View Hospital

  • 09.Jul.2023

The View Hospital, announces the recent visit of the world-renowned spinal surgeon Dr. Alexandre Rasouli, from Beverly Hills, California- U.S.A. who successfully performed for the first time in the region, a 3 -level Cervical artificial disc replacement procedure. The complex procedure was performed in just 90 minutes by Dr. Alexandre Rasouli, an American board-certified spine surgeon who specializes in the surgical and nonsurgical management of cervical, thoracic, and lumbar disorders of the spine, degenerative disorders, spinal trauma, adult and pediatric deformity including Scoliosis, spinal oncology, and minimally invasive surgery. 

Dr. Rasouli gained prominence in the field of spinal disorders after his 2007 discovery of a novel method of regenerating neurons damaged by spinal cord injury using peripheral nerve transplantation. The patient was able to walk normally without feeling any pain and was eligible for discharge on the same day and her medical condition is currently monitored by a specialized team. Commenting on his visit to the View Hospital, Dr. Alexandre Rasouli said:

” I had the pleasure to come to The View Hospital in Doha, Qatar to perform the region’s first 3 -level Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement procedure, the surgery would not have been possible without the amazing staff and the cutting-edge medical technology at the View Hospital which I believe it will be a beacon for healthcare in the Middle East “ Dr. Rasouli will be visiting the View Hospital regularly as part of the hospital’s commitment to bringing world-class doctors from around the globe to Qatar as part of the Visiting Doctors’ Program.

The View Hospital is a modern healthcare institution that focuses on world-class clinical excellence with a mission to become the hospital of choice, providing the highest, measurable care to its clients. Building on its clinical excellence, and international partnership approach withCedars-Sinai, The View Hospital delivers outstanding clinical expertise, through highly experienced multi-disciplinary professional teams and systems. Clients will experience a quality-of-care equivalent to or exceeding that of the very best hospitals around the world. With 240 single private suites, 10 operating rooms, and 23 Intensive Care beds, The View Hospital provides primary, secondary, and tertiary healthcare services. Operating Rooms are equipped with the most advanced technology, allowing us to do minimally invasive surgery and imaging during operations. The View Hospital is also with the Da Vinci roboti csystem which is more precise and enables quicker surgery and with fewer complications resulting in a faster recovery.

The Diagnostic Imaging Department has a 3T MRI and Open MRI, a state-of-the-art 256 CT Scanner, and all standard imaging modalities. There is also a dedicated second CT Scanner and X-Ray imaging room located directly in the Emergency Department, which allows faster diagnosis and treatment planning. Similarly, the Pharmacy and Laboratory Departments are both designed with robotic technology to dispense medications and provide automated blood tests. This technology allows us to provide the highest quality and global safety standards for our patients. The View Hospital was developed by Elegancia Healthcare, a subsidiary of the publicly listed Estithmar Holding, Q.P.S.C Dr. Rasouli gained prominence in the field of spinal disorders after his 2007 discovery.

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