August Medical and cereneo open a center for neurological rehabilitation in Dubai, the first of its kind in the Middle East


  • August Medical cereneo brings latest scientific findings and research based therapy concepts to the UAE
  • The clinic is the first in the UAE applying a new, patient-centered treatment concept based on the expertise of renowned medical research institutes in Switzerland and designed to maximize patient motivation and results

Dubai, 10th October 2017: The August Medical cereneo Center for Neurological Rehabilitation was officially inaugurated today at Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC) under the patronage and attendance of H.E. Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development.





Through the strategic partnership of August Medical, local experts in various medical fields and cereneo, one of the global leaders in neurorehabilitation, people recovering from strokes, brain injuries or other neurological illnesses will have access to the highest standards of rehabilitative care available in the UAE.

August Medical cereneo is the first outpatient clinic in the UAE to make use of the latest robotics technology training tools such as the Vector Gait System by Bioness and the Allegro Medical Leg Press by Dynamic Devices.

The inaugural event encompassed a ribbon cutting ceremony by H.E. Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan and a presentation by Professor Dr. Med. Andreas R. Luft, Medical Director at August Medical cereneo, Professor at Zurich University and Head of the Stroke Centre at the University Hospital of Zurich. Also present at the opening were His Excellency Dr. Abdulrahim Jaffar Al Zarouni, Medical Advisor to the Ministry of Health – Minister level, Mr. Suhail Jaffar Al Zarouni, CEO and Founder of both August Medical and SOZA Capital Consultants, Dr. Zain Kenderian, CMO August Medical, Mr. Michael Horacek, CEO and Founder of cereneo group, HE Dr. Salem Al Darmaki, Advisor to the Minister of Health and Prevention, Dr. Amer AlZarooni, CEO DHCC, Dr. Amer Sharif, CEO DHCC Education Sector, Vice Chancellor of MBRU, Dr. Ramadan Al Blooshi, CEO DHCC Regulation, Dr. Abdulkareem Sultan Al Olama, CEO Al Jalila Foundation, and Dr. Alawi Al Sheikh Ali, Dean school of medicine Mohammed bin Rashid University, among others.

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August Medical cereneo is strategically located in Dubai Healthcare City, a healthcare landmark renowned for the quality of care it provides to the individuals and corporations who entrust it with their healthcare needs.

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