Aster acquires 60% stake in Harley Street Medical Center (HSMC) in Abu Dhabi

The acquisition marks the healthcare conglomerate’s foray into niche healthcare specialty services offering.

•    Launched in 2013, Harley Street is a renowned global healthcare entity, offering international standards of medical care in Abu Dhabi, through its niche specialty services like day care surgery, colorectal clinic, gastro clinic, sleep clinic and cosmetic as well as body contouring.

Abu Dhabi, UAE, 26th September 2016: Aster DM Healthcare has acquired 60% stake in Harley Street Medical Center (HSMC) in Abu Dhabi. Currently operating as a day-care surgery facility, the center is staffed by European trained medical practitioners specialized in Urology, Plastic Surgery, Gynecology, Gastroenterology, Ortho, Pediatrics, Internal medicine and General Surgery.

The center which is located in the Marina Business Park, Abu Dhabi, provides treatment of sleep related disorders, General Surgery and Plastic Surgery. Their mission is to offer an extensive, comprehensive and personalized healthcare services in a tranquil, discreet environment that promotes relaxation. HSMC which is applying to become a specialty hospital in the near future, also incorporates a sleep lab clinic located opposite to the existing facility and a dental center in a vicinity of existing center, giving the brand a leadership position for this niche services in the Abu Dhabi market.

Dr. Hady Jerdak M.D, Chief Executive Officer from HSMC, said “Harley Street Medical Centre is a unique medical facility. Established in Abu Dhabi in 2013, it offers high end medical services in a serene and luxurious environment. With our fourth anniversary in sight, what better way to grow other than teaming up with a group that shares our vision and values. Aster DM Healthcare, headed by Dr. Azad Moopen, share our passion to serve people and to change societies. This partnership will mutually consolidate our goals and beliefs to provide an ethical and sophisticated medical service.”

“This is an exciting acquisition for us”, commented Dr. Azad Moopen, Aster DM Healthcare Chairman & Managing Director. “Aster DM Healthcare has a diverse and sector-leading portfolio. This partnership not only expands our niche service offering, but gives us an additional platform to deliver sophisticated healthcare services with a partner who shares our philosophy of delivering unparalleled excellence. “

Dubai Gazette