The 300 bed, state-of-the-art International Medical Center (IMC) is a multidisciplinary hospital that is committed to delivering a service like no other. One that would captivate it's visitors and staff, engulfing them in it's new approach to medicine and building a new culture that will take patience to grow but will soon be transmitted to future generations as the Islamic standards in healthcare. To ensure our commitment to accuracy, IMC works hand in hand with the highly acclaimed Joint Commission International (JCI) to uphold superior international standards. IMC is a multi-specialty hospital that features six Centers of Excellence that houses sub-specialties that are delivered by US and Canadian Board Certified Physicians in addition to many other specialties. The centers are Children's Health, Women's Health, Pain and Headache Management, Diabetes, Musculoskeletal, and Plastic Surgery and Dermatology.
Only three years since its inauguration under the esteemed patronage of the custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz and the Crown Prince Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz, the International Medical Center (IMC) stands today as a live example of a project that contributes and adds value to the community. Since the conception of the idea in 1993, IMC had a crystal vision of where it desires to position itself in this competitive market, it took 10 years of exhaustive planning, with more than 300 world class experts in the different fields to get IMC to the construction phase which took less than 2 years, becoming a model to be adopted for any launching project. Today, IMC has leading local, regional and international alliances such as the Saudi Ministry of Health, SAGIA, King Abdul Aziz University, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), ARAMCO, the Cleveland Clinic, Boston University, University of California San Diego, Hirslanden Group, all aligned with one vision to transform IMC into the leader of integrated healthcare management in the Middle East. IMC plans to include in 2015 a medical college, a long-term facility, a hospitality complex, satellite clinics, serving the community needs in education and healthcare.
pDr. Walid A. Fitahi Founder & CEO, International Medical Center - Jeddah – KSA. Dr. Walid Fitaihi is the Founder, Chairman of the Board of Directors and the Chief Executive Officer of the International Medical Center (IMC) based in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Dr. Fitaihi received his B.S. in Systems Engineering and his medical degree (M.D.) from The George Washington University, U.S.A. He also received a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree in Health Policy and Management frorm the Harvard School of Public Health, U.S.A. He was also an Instructor of Medicine at the Harvard Medical School. Dr. Fitaihi is an American Board Certified physician, specializing in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, and is dedicated to patient education regarding these specialties.