How do I make an appointment at Shifa international Hospitals Limited, Pakistan?
You can get in touch with our International Patients’ Assistance Team through the phone
UAE: 00971 56 403 2005; 00971 50 748 5775
PAK: 0092 345 5570910
Information that is required for my consultation and/or treatment at SIH
Your medical history/report(s) relating to an ongoing treatment or current health status
Copies/ reports of your relevant MRI/CT scan/X rays, laboratory tests and previous surgeries or hospitalization (if any)
Is SIHL included in my Insurance Network?
SIHL is listed with several health insurance companies in UAE, facilitating direct billing (cashless) treatment cover. You can check with our International patients’ coordinators for further details on Insurance partners and direct billing coverage.
Can i get second opinion and cost estimates as a cash patient prior to deciding for treatment at SIHL
Through our international patient’s desk, you can coordinate with the consultant at no service charge for a second opinion. You can also request for cost estimates accordingly. We also provide patient registration and direct payment facilities in UAE.
Which specialties are available at SIHL?
You can refer to our website shifa.com.pk for details of available services and specialties. Our International office will assist on providing further details as per your requirement.
Does the International Office also assist in travel arrangements – visa, concierge, assistance at hospital, airport transfers?
We provide concierge services and assistance at Shifa International Hospital.
Details for boarding and lodging services available in Islamabad are provided on patient’s request. SIHL doesn’t directly deal for these services.
Foreign nationals can contact Pakistan Embassy/consulate in their country of residence for details on visa requirements. SIHL can assist in providing a letter detailing treatment necessity, for visa purposes only.
Is my debit/credit card accepted at SIHL
At SIHL, you can pay via cash (PKR & USD); credit or debit card (Visa and Master); wire or bank transfers (prior to availing services/treatment at SIHL).
Is teleconsultation available at SIHL?
Teleconsultation service is available. You can coordinate through our International Office for appointment and payments.
Do you have an interpreter?
We provide assistance for Arabic, Russian, Chinese, Dari/Persian and all local languages spoken in Pakistan
How many leaves should i apply from work?
It will depend on your treatment plan. Accordingly, you can apply for leave from work, tentatively.