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General Medicine and Family Medicine
INTERCARE HEALTH CENTER has experienced. UK- and US-trained Family Medicine Consultants and General Practitioner, who provide comprehensive, continuous, complete care for you and your family, across all ages. Our physicians are skilled at providing a holistic approach. covering a wide variety of specialties, and are experts H disease prevention and health promotion.
Chronic Disease Management
Corporate Medicals
Diagnostic Services
Minor Injuries
Nursing Care
Referrals
Routine Medical Care
Sick Note Certification
Travel Vaccinations and Advice
Weight and lifestyle advice
Genetic Testing and Counselling
Occupational Health Testing
Medical Consultation and Walk-In
School Health Checks
Our experts combine the very latest in advanced diagnostics from the US and UK, seamlessly collaborating to deliver a unique and comprehensive pathway to optimal health to our clients. With our novel techniques, we focus on identifying risk in the earliest stages and advise our clients.

The Walk-In Center at INTERCARE HEALTH CENTER provides routine and immediate primary care for minor illnesses and injuries, including blood testing services. with no requirement for patients to book an appointment. Healthcare advice and treatment are delivered by trained medical staff within a state of the art facility.
Whether it's for your own piece of mind, or as part of a corporate wellness strategy, a key aspect of prevention is periodic and targeted screening. Intercare offers a full range of screening programs to suit the needs of all individuals and businesses. We believe in personalized care, as no two people are the same; offering continuous access to our healthcare team.

Advanced Blood Testing Panels

Physician-Led and Follow-Up

Comprehensive Medical Review and Report

  • Preventive Medicine
  • Personalized Weight Management
  • Integrative and Holistic Approach to Wellness
  • Cardiovascular Risk Management
Our Occupational Medical Services aim to improve the health, well-being, and productivity of individuals, employees, and the companies who employ them. We are in partnership with the largest laboratory network in the Middle East, and we aim to provide a wide range of occupational health testing services to diverse organizations, including corporate medical centers, and companies from different industries such as oil and gas, aviation, construction, and hospitality.

Drug and Alcohol Screening

We provide testing to detect a wide range of drugs and their metabolites with adulterants (specimen validity testing). Together with our partner laboratory, we offer a variety of drug testing options including urine, oral fluid, hair and blood.

Employee Welness

Effective employee wellness programs lead to increased productivity, studies have shown. We offer a wide range of tailored diagnostic and preventive test panels to meet the needs of your company's workforce, and to support your on-site company-sponsored health events.

Medical Surveillance Testing

We offer Biological Monitoring & Exposure Testing of your employees to hazardous substances to minimize their health risks in the workplace. We provide testing and customized test panels specific to your industry and workplace.

Vaccination is one of the simplest and safest method in preventing infectious diseases. It is not only for children, adults need vaccination as well. Vaccination protects you, your family, your colleagues, and the community.

Factors That Determine The Vaccine You Need

Age

Influenza and pneumococcal vaccines are advised to be taken by adults aged 65 years and above. Human papillomaviurs vaccine (HPV) should be taken by females between ages of 18 to 26 to be protected against cervical cancer, unless it was taken before.

Lifestyle

The Department of Health - Abu Dhabi recommends smokers to take the pneumococcal vaccine as smoking can increase the risk of developing invasive diseases. In addition. people with chronic alcoholism are advised to take the seasonal influenza and pneumococcal vaccines.

Medical Conditions

The Department of Health - Abu Dhabi recommends that people with the following conditions should take specific vaccines for added protection:
• Diabetes
• Asplenia
• Chronic heart disease (except hyperension)
• Chronic lung disease (including asthma)
• Chronic liver disease
• Chronic kidney disease, kidney failure, and hemodialysis
• Sickle cell anemia
• Cochlear implants
• Conditions which causes lower immunity (cancer, organ transplantation, HIV infection (AIDS))
• Patients receiving clotting factor concentrates

Travel

Intercare Health Center has its very own Travel Vaccination Clinic. If you're planning to travel outside the UAE, you may need to be vaccinated against some of the serious diseases found in other parts of the world. Vaccinations are available to protect you against infections such as typhoid, hepatitis A, meningitis ACWY, and many more.

Occupation

Healthcare professionals have high risk of contacting patients infected with vaccine-preventable diseases such as influenza, measles, rubella, and chickenpox.

According to Centre for Arab Genomic Studies database, the UAE has a high occurrence of genetic disorders - approximately 360 are reported to be present. Over the years, there has been a remarkable progress made in the field of medical genetics and this has massively improved the management of patients and accelerated the diagnosis of genetic conditions. Genetic disorders are present in every medical specialties and can affect all individuals.

Genetics

• Antenatal Testing
• Hereditary Genetics
• DNA Ancestry
• DNA Fitness and Diet Profiles
• Skin DNA Status
• Cancer Panel Screening
• Telomere DNA Longevity

Immunological

• Food Allergy, Intolerances and Sensitivities
• Respiratory Allergens
• Autoimmune Status

Cardio-Metabolic

• Advanced Metabolic Markers
• Hi-tech Vascular Imaging
• Fitness Status

Environment

• Heavy Metals
• Pesticides
• PCBs and Solvents

Endocrinology

• Male and Female Hormones
• Diabetes and Thyroid Status
• Weight Management
• Sleep and Stress
• Depression and Anxiety
• Diabetes

Gastrointestinal

• Microbiome Diversity and Imbalance
• Leaky Gut Syndrome
• Functional Disorders
• Inflammatory Disease
• Fatty Liver

Nutrition

• Amino and Fatty Acids
• Antioxidants
• Organic Acids
• Nutrients and Vitamins

Why Choose Us?


Despite my Dieting, I can't maintain my weight and constantly struggle with digestive problems.

No one diet fits all. Our advanced DNA testing and gut microbiome analysis allows us to tailor a regime that suits you. Our comprehensive gastro-intestinal (GI) analysis includes metabolic, inflammatory and infective markers, giving us a 360° insight into your Gl status.

I have trouble falling asleep and staying asleep.

We undertake a comprehensive analysis of your biological clock and the multiple factors leading to sub-optimal sleep. Once these are identified we can implement a personalized sleep plan.

I'm always getting sick.

Our detailed reports deliver a personalized insight into the way genetic and environmental factors are influencing your health.

I have a family history of health problems and want to live a long and healthy life.

Combining an epigenetic approach with life-extending therapies, we can maximize your quality-life years. By identifying genetic predispositions to a number of chronic conditions, we can optimize your health to minimize the future risk of disease.

I can't focus during the day and I don't have the energy to do the things I love.

Your brain uses more energy than any other organ in the body. We use detailed metabolic panels to assess the functional status of your cells, in turn allowing us to correct any lifestyle deficiencies which may be leading to a lack of energy.

The Doctors can't seem to find the answers.

Most doctors only utilize basic testing. At Intercare we have stopped fighting 21st century chronic diseases with 20th century tools, instead employing the most advanced diagnostics.

For too long, the traditional approach to health has been to take a pill to treat the symptoms but ignoring the root cause

We adopt a methodical approach to establish the underlying issues and implement the correct lifestyle approaches. Where possible, we use natural remedies (vitamins and minerals, bio-identical hormones, probiotics) to help you attain optimal health, whilst minimizing the risk of unwanted side effects.

Personalized Nutrition and Lifestyle Interventions

• Nutrition Advice
• Sleep Support
• Stress Management
• Exercise Programming