A pioneer of healthcare and specialized medical services, German Heart Centre Bremen was one of the first clinical establishments to open in Dubai Healthcare City. Its reputation of upholding the highest technical standards and utmost professional practices has allowed it to become a landmark destination for clinical wellness and a forefront of medical excellence
The clinic features state of the art facility, impeccable clinical care, outstanding medical ethics and comforting environment, all supervised by the top brass of medicine.
Located in the central health district, German Heart Centre aims to provide quality assured, professional and genuine healthcare for families and women in the Dubai Marina and the surrounding communities. Its spotless reputation for providing unparalleled surgical expertise combined with unwavering adherence to medical ethics has served as an impetus for its growing popularity in the UAE and all across the world.
Doctors and Services
German Heart Centre’s team of multidisciplinary medical experts are composed of surgeons, physicians, consultants, nurses and health-care professionals with over 20-years individual experience in their respective specializations.
Now a multispecialty clinic, German Heart has diversified its services, adding to its roster the brightest medical minds from obstetrics & gynecology, dermatology, and psychology.
German Heart Centre provides a range of cardiac and thoracic services including consultation, examinations, treatments, and surgeries, through a team of skilled, experienced and renowned medical experts.
Professor Uwe Klima – Cardiac, Thoracic, Vascular Surgeon and Managing & Medical Director
Lead by Professor Dr. Uwe Klima, a world leading cardiac specialist who joined the German Heart Centre in 2015 and adopted the designation of Managing and Medical Director of the Clinic in July 2017.
Dr. Kilma holds a PhD degree from the Hannover Medical School in Germany and has worked in some of the World’s most prestigious medical institutes, clinics, and hospitals including Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, the Max Kade Foundation, and the Hannover Medical School in Germany.
Dr. Michael Lefkovits - Senior Consultant Cardiologist
(MD, PhD, FESC)
One of the most accomplished senior cardiologists in UAE, Dr. Michael Lefkovits graduated from University of Basel, Switzerland with an MD degree, after which he pursued post-graduate training in Departments of Physiology and Pathology, and Internal Medicine. After completing his Cardiology Fellowship at Herzzentrum Bad Krozingen and Basel University Hospital served as Chief of Cardiology at the Cardiac and Rehabilitation Centre Barmelweid and Consultant Cardiologist at Hirslanden Clinic in Switzerland.
Dr. Gehad El Gergawy - Senior Consultant General and Interventional Cardiologist
Dr. Gehad El Gergawy is another gem of the German Heart Centre. Graduated with a distinction from Slovakia's Comenius University, Dr. El Gergawy later moved to the United Kingdom where he worked as Consultant Interventional Cardiologist for the National Healthcare Services.
Along with his exemplary contributions in cardiac surgery and interventional cardiology are, he is also an academic enthusiast and a leading educator responsible for the training of junior doctors in interventional cardiology.
Dr. Beate W. Wild - Senior Consultant General and Interventional Cardiologist
Worked as Cardiology Specialist at German Heart Centre since 2007, Dr. Beate W. Wild has extensive experience in almost anything related to the heart. After receiving her MD and PhD degrees from the Free University of Berlin in 1990, Dr W. Wild completed her residency in Internal Medicine from the University Hospital Rudolph Virchow in Berlin 1996 before becoming board certified as cardiologist in 1999 from Auguste Viktoria Teaching Hospital in Berlin.
Dr. Caspar A Boerner - Senior Consultant General and Interventional Cardiologist
Dr. Caspar Boerner is undoubtedly one of the most experienced Cardiologists to rank and an active partner of Germany’s most revered and distinguished cardiovascular centres. Dr. Boerner acquired both his MD and PhD degree from the University of Heidelberg in Germany and became board certified in 1992 after completing his residency in Internal Medicine at Josephs-Krankenhaus in Heidelberg. He then undertook his fellowship in cardiology at the North-Rhine-Westphalian Heart and Diabetes Centre in Bad Oeynhausen and was certified cardiologist in 1994.
Offering a variety of dermal specialty care, the clinic includes aesthetic, surgical and allergic condition treatments assisted with its highly qualified staff lead by one of the biggest names in dermatology.
Dr. Rolf Soehnchen - Senior Consultant Dermatologist
(MD, PhD, DALM)
A researcher, specialist and consultant for Dermatology and Allergology at the Medical Council in Munich, Dr. Soehnchen is unarguably one of the brightest minds in Dermatology with an experience of 25 years in assessing, diagnosing, investigating and treating various forms of skin conditions. With a Diploma in Aesthetic Laser Medicine (DALM) University of Greifswald, Dr. Soehchen’s area of expertise includes skin cancer detection and treatment as well as laser medicine.
The Gynecology department at German Heart Centre focuses on providing comprehensive quality healthcare for women's reproductive health through UAE’s finest physicians and top-tier facilities.
Dr. Gabor Zimmermann - Senior Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist
A veteran in his field, Dr. Gabor Zimmermann’s career is composed of an overwhelming 30-year strong experience as OB-GYN, specializing in classic and complementary medicine with unparalleled expertise in natural, preventive and anti-ageing treatments. Before becoming a German Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Dr. Zimmerman studied medicine at Semmelweis University in Budapest and then trained as a Specialist in Dusseldorf. After starting his private practice in 1986, Dr. Zimmermann began his focus on operational activities, fertility, anti-ageing, natural health and holistic complementary medicine. He currently serves as a member to several prestigious professional associations such as the Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the Central Association of Physicians for Natural Medicine, The German Society of Anti-Aging Medicine, and the Semmelweis Association.
Dr Christian Jozsa - Senior Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist
A well-known name among the gynecologist community, Dr. Christian Jozsa has invested 19 years of his life specializing in advanced laparoscopic surgery, pelvic floor repair surgery, urinary incontinence surgery, cancer screening management and surgery, gynecology, and obstetrics endocrinology. After graduating from Semmelweis University of Medicine, Hungary in 1992, Dr. Jozsa continued his studies in Germany at the University of Ulm and became German Board Certified OB-GYN. Worked as Head of the Obstetrics & Gynecology Department in various hospitals in Germany and Dubai, Dr. Jozsa currently delivers and performs surgeries at the Mediclinic City Hospital and at Al Zahra Hospital.
Dr. Susanne Grothey - Senior Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist
With over 18 years of experience in Gynecology and Obstetrics, Dr. Susanne Grothey is among the finest specialists in UAE to date. Dr. Susane holds a medical degree from Bonn University in Germany and specializes in cancer treatment, hormone therapy, incontinence prevention, contraception, and ultrasound.
To research, diagnose, treat and cure one of the biggest causes of cardiovascular problems, German Heart Centre now owns a dedicated department overseeing psychological disorders and stress symptoms.
Dr. Martin Kramer - Senior Consultant Psychologist
A senior consultant psychologist at German Heart Centre, Dr. Martin Kramer has had exemplary career practicing in the United States, Europe, and the Middle East. An expert in combining scientific and holistic approaches to modern psychology, Dr. Martin has worked in the Dubai Healthcare City for more than 8 years helping patients deal with numerous psychological disorders.
Dr. Martin specializes in stress and anxiety related disorders including ADHD, ADD and OCD, depression, panic attacks, and post-traumatic disorders.
To record, Dr. Martin owns incredible success in treating patients suffering from lack of energy and vitality, low self-confidence, low-self-esteem and insomnia, and particularly, those patients suffering from cardiovascular problems caused by psychological disorders
A Positive Impact on the UAE Community
To ensure the best medical practices are followed, the clinic actively engages with their patients, giving them the space to openly address their concerns while focusing on minimizing unnecessary tests, examinations and treatments.
As a long term partner with UAE Health Authorities and International Accrediting bodies, German Heart Centre has worked in close liaison with DHCC on patient safety initiatives, providing all kinds of assistance on its medical programs, comprehensively improving safety in health sector, inducing positive environment of care and enhancing the quality of medical procedures in the UAE.
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