Since 2012, KIMSHEALTH has played a defining role in the private healthcare sector of UAE. Through our network of KIMSHEALTH Medical Centers in Deira and Bur Dubai, we have been serving the people of UAE through expertise and excellence. Right from the beginning we have been focusing on providing quality care with affordability and accessibility. It has been KIMSHEALTH’s promise to deliver value based care at all our locations.
KIMSHEALTH Medical Center in Bur Dubai is a multispecialty facility that provides inpatient and outpatient services, maternity, pharmacy, laboratory and radiology services. Some of the specialties KIMSHEALTH Medical Center provides include – General Practice, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pediatrics, Orthopedics, ENT, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Dentistry, Physiotherapy, Family Medicine, General Surgery and many more.
Our KIMSHEALTH Medical Centers, serve the local communities in Deira and Bur Dubai. Going forward, KIMSHEALTH is transforming itself globally and in UAE it specifically intends to expand and make its services more accessible.
All of our institutions in UAE belong to the India-based KIMSHEALTH, which already has a strong foothold in Southern India. KIMSHEALTH has a total of 24 institutions in India and Gulf comprising of hospitals and medical centers. In GCC, KIMSHEALTH has its presence in Bahrain, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Oman and UAE.
“To improve health and promote wellness through patient-centred quality primary care that is affordable, accessible, boundless, comprehensive and appropriate in an infection controlled, patient safe environment with continuous learning and improvement”
Dr. M. I. Sahadulla
Group Chairman & Managing Director
Dr. M. I. Sahadulla is a Kerala based Internal Medicine Specialist and a Healthcare Management expert by profession. He was a member of the faculty of General Medicine in the Medical College, Kerala Government, worked in the National Health Services, UK and also had training in the best Medical Centers in the United States. He has 25 years of experience in Saudi Aramco (Arabian American Oil Company) Hospitals in various capacities such as physician, internist and administrator through which he has gained rich experience in American standards of Healthcare, Quality and Accreditation.
Dr. M. I. Sahadulla is the Founder Chairman & Managing Director of KIMS Healthcare Management Limited (KIMS Healthcare Group), a Public Limited Company formed in 1996 with a vision to establish a healthcare institution with a difference, adopting the best of global quality standards. His experience in the healthcare sector ranges over an impressive 40 years, spanning across several countries such as India, UK, Saudi Arabia, USA and other countries of the Middle East.
Today, KIMS is a renowned brand of high quality and cost effective healthcare in India and the GCC countries i.e Oman, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Dubai with 17 projects, comprising of multi–specialty hospitals, Cancer Centre and polyclinics, within the last 14 years. Currently Dr M I Sahadulla is leading a healthcare workforce with 5000 professionals across India and the GCC countries with more than 1000 bed strength. His passion for academics has led him to establish a very strong academic and research department at KIMS, which runs 17 post-doctoral DNB courses, Nursing College, Nursing School and Paramedical Institutions.
Dr. Sahadulla is a recipient of many awards and laurels from various organizations within the country and abroad. Prominent ones include:
Entrepreneur of the Year Award from Modern Medicare in the year 2006.
Leadership Award from Trivandrum Management Association in the year 2010.
Golden Peacock Award for Business Excellence and Quality in the year 2013 & 2014 respectively.
Recipient of ACHSI Gold Medallion Award 2015, the first Asian to win this award.
Recipient of Entrepreneur of the year 2015, Tie Kerala.
Dr Sahadulla is well-known for his keen sense of responsibility to the community and seeing the success and impact of his philanthropic activities, the Anti- Narcotics Council of India (a branch of UN India) bestowed upon him the title and honour of ‘National Ambassador’ for their campaign ‘No-drugs Communities’.
Dr. Sahadulla is an active Member of National Health Review Committee constituted by Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) & Indian Healthcare Foundation (IHCF). He is also the President of Association of Advanced Specialty Healthcare Institutions (AASHI), Kerala. He is the founder member of Healthcare Sector Skill Council and also Board Advisor to Hemas Group of Hospitals, Srilanka.
Dr. Sheriff M. Sahadulla
Group Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Sheriff Sahadulla is a highly skilled physician with over 20 years of experience in clinical medicine and hospital operations. Dr. Sheriff was based in Boston, USA where he held multiple leadership positions including his appointment as President of the Medical Staff at a multi-specialty hospital and Regional Medical Director for a national healthcare management company.
Dr. Sheriff is American Board Certified in Internal Medicine, a Senior Fellow of Hospital Medicine and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (London). He obtained his medical degree from Tufts University in Boston, Massachusetts and his post graduate training in Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbour, Michigan.
Dr. Sheriff is well regarded as a clinician leader earning numerous accolades for his quality and patient centered care. In 2011 and 2014, he was named a TOP DOCTOR by New Hampshire Magazine. He has also been the recipient of the prestigious TeamHealth Regional Medical Director/Vice President of the year award in 2014.
Dr. Sheriff was appointed the Group Chief Executive Officer of the KIMSHEATH in 2019.
Mr. Jacob Thomas
Group Executive Director – Operations & Projects (GCC)
Board Member & Investor – KIMSHEALTH GCC
In charge of Operations, Projects and the Expansion Strategy of KIMSHEALTH GCC.
Instrumental in the growth of KIMSHEALTH GCC over the past 14 years.
He has over 22 years of pure healthcare experience, during which time he served in many key operating roles.
Prior to joining KIMSHEALTH he was associated with the Apollo Hospitals Groups in their Projects Division and ran his own boutique healthcare consulting firm – Kritical Health Systems & Services in Bangalore, India.
He holds a Master’s degree in Hospital Management (MHM) from the Apollo Institute of Hospital Administration, Hyderabad after his graduation in science.
He is a member of American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).
He is well versed with healthcare delivery systems across the GCC, and within India as well as Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, South and South East Asia and North East and West Africa.