Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery is the first and the only Philips MRI center of excellence in gulf region providing high quality MRI images with high resolution may be the best in the region. It is the only hospital in Middle East and North Africa to provide new techniques like O-MAR (metal artifact reduction software) which allows to scan the bones and joints with prosthesis and metal implants without the usual artifacts that are distorting the images and decrease the ability to detect the pathological changes.
BHAS provides a unique service in the region being the hospital to do full body MRI scan for screening and malignant staging. Wide MRI tunnel allows many of claustrophobic patients having fear of the narrow areas to have MRI studies without anesthesia.
The hospital managed to perform MRI on the majority of our kid’s patients without anesthesia by creating new techniques and procedures to accommodate them without the usual fear.