Dr. Ravi Arora
Specialist Internal Medicine
NMC Specialty Hospital, Abu Dhabi
Dr. Ravi Arora completed his MBBS from the prestigious PGIMS-Rohtak in India (1993) with a gold medal to his credit. He went to pursue MD (Internal Medicine) from Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore in 1997 and was the topper in the University.
Subsequently, Dr. Arora became a member of the Royal College of Physicians, London (MRCP-UK). He has done Post-Graduate Diploma in Diabetes from Leicester University (UK) and was a distinction candidate. Thereafter, he has been on the lecturing faculty of the Leicester University UK - BMJ Diabetes Diploma course as a tutor. He is also a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE).
Dr. Ravi Arora has also accomplished Post-Graduate Diploma in Endocrinology from the UK with distinction and has been invited to be a tutor on the course.
Dr. Arora has received the prestigious Speciality Certificate in Endocrinology & Diabetes from the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom, the Association of British Clinical Diabetologists and the Society for Endocrinology.
Prior to joining NMC Healthcare (in 2004), Dr. Arora has worked in Ministry of Health, Oman where he was the recipient of the ‘Best Doctor’ award. He is an active ACLS provider & Instructor (European Resuscitation Council & American Heart Association) for the past 10 years besides being a prolific lecturer in local and regional CME programmes.
Dr. Arora’s areas of interest are diabetes (with a focus on gestational diabetes), thyroid disorders (especially in pregnancy), parathyroid disorders, polycystic ovarian syndrome, osteoporosis, pituitary and adrenal disorders. He also has a special interest in the management of hypertension and thrombophilic disorders (deep vein thrombosis & pulmonary embolism).
He has revolutionized the concept of doctor-patient interaction for diabetic patients by providing customised education on diabetes and 24x7 personal email support (since 2012) to his diabetic clients for titration of medications and insulin doses with commendable outcomes.
Dr. Arora has established the Vascular Lab in NMC’s Diabetic Clinic as part of value added services for NMC’s Diabetes-Endocrine Department. Dr. Arora heads the Emergency Department in NMC Specialty Hospital, Abu Dhabi.
He can speak English, Arabic, Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi.
Tel: +971 2 633 2255