We welcome you to explore the DXH Second Medical Opinion Programme (DXH-SMO) that
provides access to the best medical expertise in Dubai.
The DXH SMO Programme aims to provide the patient an easy and effective way of
getting better perspective and insight into the medical condition by reviewing the
medical reports; validation of the original diagnosis; discuss case with the
referring doctor; suggest treatment plans, including latest/alternate treatment
modalities available in Dubai. Our Specialists will ensure that you receive an
unbiased second opinion and the best possible treatment for your diagnosed
A SMO will only be provided for diagnosed cases that has subsequently been
prescribed a treatment plan.
The basic information required from individual seeking a second medical opinion are as follows:
The consultation includes a review, analysis and written diagnosis and
one of the participating healthcare facility that will be rendered by the appropriate
specialists/consultant. Each second opinion report will be endorsed with the Specialist’s CV
and the profile of the clinic from where you can seek the treatment.
**Please be informed that the second opinion will solely be based on the files and
information provided by you post a personal examination that shall be carried out by a
specialist in his/her office and has provided you with a confirmed diagnosis based on
the evaluation and/or investigative tests done.
Vetted Consultants from internationally accredited hospitals empaneled under the
DXH Second Medical Opinion Programme (Subject to changes as deemed appropriate
by the healthcare facility and approved by DXH will only provide Opinions)
Facilitators of the hospitals will provide patients with start-to-finish support
throughout the process, providing a hassle-free experience.
Second Opinions will be provided within a turnaround time of two working days
once complete medical information is received and the pathology, if any, is
Full time Consultants licensed by DHA (with minimum 10 years of experience)
Full time Specialist licensed by DHA (with minimum 10 years of experience)
Availability of infrastructure, equipment and technology within the facility to
support the specialty (explain with evidence)
Availability of research and/or training center
Associations with internationally certified research centers
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