Why Consult a Good Cardiac Specialist in Dubai?

Why Consult a Good Cardiac Specialist in Dubai?
Published on: 11 December 2018

Dubai’s cardiac centers are among the leading healthcare establishments in the world, housing some of the finest medical specialists and providing top-tier facilities.  One of the most respected names in cardiology is Professor Dr. Uwe Klima, who is a certified German and Austrian board cardiologist. With an extensive experience of over 20 years, Dr. Uwe has 10,800 successful surgeries and numerous awards and honors to his name. Dr. Uwe has served in world’s leading hospitals and medical institutes including the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, the Max Kade Foundation, and the Hannover Medical School in Germany. In 2017 he took charge as Managing Medical Director of German Heart Center Bremen (GHCB), one of Dubai’s landmark cardiology clinics providing high-end medical care.

What Causes Cardiac Diseases?

The following factors are the leading cause of cardiac disease

  • Congenital heart disorders
  • Diseases affecting the coronary artery
  • Smoking tobacco
  • Drinking alcohol
  • Usage of narcotics for recreational purposes
  • Prolonged stress

Health Risks

The most common risks as a result of cardiac disease are

Heart Failure

In heart failure, the heart is unable to pump adequate supply of blood to fully maintain the body’s vital functions.  This is often a result of heart diseases such as cardiomyopathy, congenital defects, and infections.

Heart Attack

A heart attack happens when a blood clot blocks the passage of a blood vessel connected to heart tissue and results in long-term damage to heart tissue.

Strokes

A stroke occurs due to narrowing of arteries connected to the brain, drastically constricting blood supply. Strokes can be fatal and can cause irreversible damage to the brain.

 

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