Internal Medicine

Comprehensive care for a wide range of conditions

At Kuwait Hospital, our dedicated experts in the department of Internal Medicine are highly experienced and board certified and will help you diagnose, treat and manage a wide variety of conditions and diseases related to internal medicine and its subspecialties, including, hypertension, diabetes, CKD and cardiac and respiratory problems.  

Our objective is to make it easy and seamless for you to reach local experts in the field of internal medicine in one location and at the same time provide you with the medical care that you deserve to help lead a normal and fulfilling life. We work with you and your family every step of the way to ensure you feel comfortable and reassured and taken care off at every visit to Kuwait hospital internal medicine department. 

The Kuwait Hospital Difference

At Kuwait Hospital internal medicine department, we strive to provide high quality comprehensive, patient-centered care for adults with variety of acute and chronic health conditions. 

Our Family of local experts are board certified and highly experienced and respected in the field of internal medicine and its subspeciality’s.  

What is Internal Medicine?

Internal medicine is a is a specialized branch of medicine specialty focused on the comprehensive and holistic care of adults. Internists are skilled in diagnosing, treating, and preventing a wide range of diseases and conditions that primarily affect adults. Within internal medicine there are wide variety of subspecialties dealing and specializing even further in different vital organs or systems , like the lungs , heart , joints, abdominal, nervous system, blood, and the kidney. 

Our Services and Treatments

  • General health checkups 
  • Management of acute medical conditions. 
  • Management of chronic conditions including HTN, DM, CKD, joint problems, asthma, COPD, obesity, heart disease, thyroid conditions, endocrine, neurological abnormities and other health conditions. 
  • Diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic conditions. 
  • Preoperative evaluations. 
  • Management of medications. 
  • Cardiovascular Diseases – Hypertension (high blood pressure), Coronary artery disease (including angina and heart attacks), Heart failure, Arrhythmias (like atrial fibrillation), Peripheral vascular disease 
  • Respiratory Diseases – Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), Lung cancer, Lung masses and adenopathy, Pleural effusion, Snoring and sleep apnea, Asthma, Pneumonia, Tuberculosis, Pulmonary embolism 
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases – Peptic ulcer disease, Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), Inflammatory bowel diseases (Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis), Hepatitis and other liver diseases (cirrhosis, fatty liver disease), Pancreatitis, Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) 
  • Endocrine, Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases – Diabetes mellitus, Thyroid disorders (like hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism), Osteoporosis, Adrenal disorders, Obesity and metabolic syndrome 
  • Infectious Diseases – HIV/AIDS, Influenza, Common bacterial infections (such as urinary tract infections and cellulitis), Fungal infections, COVID-19 
  • Renal and Urogenital Diseases – Chronic kidney disease, Acute kidney injury, Urinary tract infections, Electrolyte imbalances 
  • Hematologic Diseases – Anemia (various types, including iron deficiency anemia), Blood clotting disorders (like deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism), Hemophilia, Leukemia and lymphoma 
  • Neurological Diseases – Strokes (ischemic and hemorrhagic), Peripheral neuropathy, Migraines and other types of headaches, Dementia (including Alzheimer’s disease) 
  • Rheumatologic Diseases – Rheumatoid arthritis, Gout and pseudogout, Lupus, Fibromyalgia 

Know your Doctor

You are unique and so should your healthcare plan be personalized to your wellbeing. Our board-certified doctors are highly experienced and qualified to guide you on your healthcare journey, from consultation and diagnosis to treatment and recovery.  

Get to know your Kuwait Hospital doctor and his/her specialization, credentials, and successful track-record for positive health outcomes.