Football star Marcelo Vieria hails UAE as one of the best sports medicine hubs
The Real Madrid defender also lauded the country's Covid response.
Brazilian footballer and Real Madrid super defender Marcelo Vieria, who was recently in Dubai, has praised the UAE’s healthcare system, saying it’s one of the best in the world.
“The advancement of the UAE’s healthcare system in the past years is incredible. The nation has enormous potential in medical tourism, especially in sports medicine. The UAE is home to some of the best sports medicine facilities in the world,” said Vieria.
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The success of the nation in controlling the spread of the pandemic within a short time is a testament to the efficacy of its healthcare system, he added.
He recently spoke to the media at Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery, Dubai, where he had come to take a tour of the sports medicine department and meet sports medicine specialists.
Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery is the first hospital in the region that exclusively caters to sports medicine and orthopaedic surgeries.
Vieria said that these healthcare developments …
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