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Sep 14, 2017
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World Health Organisation Awards Patient Safety Friendly Hospital (PSFH) Accreditation to Aspetar

Aspetar, the orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital, has been awarded the Patient Safety Friendly Hospital (PSFH) Level 3 Accreditation. The accreditation is administered by the World Health Organisation Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean (WHO/EMRO) in partnership with Qatar’s Ministry of Public Health (MoPH).

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Aug 08, 2017
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Stoke City Attacking Midfielder Stephen Ireland back in the game thanks to Aspetar

Stoke City Midfielder, Stephen Ireland, has completed his treatment plan at Aspetar, the world’s leading specialised orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital in Qatar, and will be soon declared fit to play.

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Aug 06, 2017
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2017 FIE World Fencing Championship Silver Medallist praises Aspetar and its staff

Tunisian sabre fencer Azza Besbes has sent a public message of thanks to the staff at the world renowned orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital, Aspetar, after the renowned fencer clinched the silver medal at the 2017 FIE World Fencing Championship in Leipzig, Germany, following a hard-fought final against Ukraine’s Olga Kharlan.

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Aug 05, 2017
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Aspetar upgrades altitude acclimatisation facility to create an artificial environment equivalent to 5500m above sea level

Aspetar, the world’s leading specialised orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital, has unveiled its upgraded artificial altitude acclimatisation facility. The acclimatisation facility is now the first fully-integrated dormitory in the world, enabling teams to benefit from advanced high altitude recovery practices in a highly comfortable environment.

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Aug 02, 2017
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Qatar’s national athletics team hunts for glory at IAAF World Championships with Aspetar support

Since its establishment in 2007, Aspetar, the orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital, has been supporting Qatar’s national sports teams whenever they participate in regional or international events by providing them with world-class all-inclusive medical services. From 4-13 August, Aspetar will again be in action to support Qatar’s sporting success when the national athletics team participates in the IAAF World Championships in London. With five Qatari athletes competing in sports ranging from high jumping to running, and hammer throwing, the nation’s hopes are with these national heroes as they compete for glory on a truly global stage.

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Jul 30, 2017
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Novel researchers receive the Aspetar Excellence in Football Research Award at the annual ECSS Congress

Aspetar – the orthopaedic sports medicine hospital in Qatar – has paid tribute to the pioneering research efforts of three international researchers with the Aspetar Excellence Award at the 22nd annual European College of Sport Science (ECSS) Congress, which took place from 5-8 July in MetropolisRuhr, Germany. The first of these three awards – the Excellence in Football Research Award – aims to attract and support novel research projects of direct relevance to the game. The award aims to stimulate research on applied science with potential applications on the football pitch. As such, researchers from a range of different sport science disciplines (physiology, psychology, nutrition, performance analysis, biomechanics) were invited to apply.

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Jul 18, 2017
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Former Chelsea midfielder John Mikel praises Aspetar’s expertise

Former Chelsea star and current Tianjin TEDA midfielder, John Obi Mikel, praised the world-class treatment facilities and services at Aspetar, Qatar’s orthopedic and sports medicine hospital, while in Doha for rehabilitation after sustaining an injury that kept him out of action early this year.

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May 25, 2017
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Aspetar Experts launch 'Healthy Ramadan' campaign

Aspetar – the orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital in Qatar, has launched ‘Healthy Ramadan with Aspetar Experts' campaign for professional and recreational athletes on its social media channels. The ‘Healthy Ramadan with Aspetar Experts' initiative is being promoted on social media with the hashtag #Healthy_Ramadan

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May 23, 2017
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Aspetar provides medical support to Qatar's Triathlon star Abdulla Al Homaidi

In keeping with its pivotal role helping star athletes achieve maximum results, Aspetar – the orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital in Qatar – has provided medical support to Qatari Triathlon star, Abdulla Al Homaidi, at the Ironman Championship 2017 in Australia. Ironman Australia Championship 2017 comprised a 3800m swimming event, 180km of cycling and 42km of running.

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May 11, 2017
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Aspetar accelerates athlete recovery time with innovative injury protocol

Aspetar, the orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital, has recently introduced a locally developed protocol for the treatment and rehabilitation of hamstring injuries in athletes, drastically improving the quality of care.

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May 03, 2017
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Aspetar extends its support to athletes of the IAAF Diamond League 2017

International and local athletes competing in the upcoming IAAF Diamond League 2017, which kicks off on May 5th, will receive world-class medical care on the side-lines of the event from the experts of the event’s official medical partner, Aspetar – the orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital.

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Apr 08, 2017
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Aspetar marks ten years of innovation and excellence in sports medicine and orthopaedic surgery

Anniversary event celebrates unparalleled track record of progress and leadership. Aspetar, the orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital, celebrated ten years of innovation and excellence since opening its doors in 2007 as the first specialised hospital operating in this field in the Gulf region.

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Feb 26, 2017
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Aspetar successfully organises first Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Nursing Conference

On Sunday, Qatar’s First Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Nursing Conference drew to a close. Organised by Aspetar, the two-day conference took place from 25 to 26 February 2017 and brought together nursing healthcare professionals in the fields of sports medicine and orthopaedic surgery for a series of workshops covering key trends and developments, and hands-on training sessions delivered by experts from Aspetar.

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Jan 24, 2017
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On the sidelines of the 2017 Handball World Championship

Experts from Aspetar discuss latest in sports medicine at international medical congress in France

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Jan 18, 2017
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Qatar University signs MoU with Aspetar for medical education

Qatar University (QU) yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital (Aspetar) to establish collaboration in the field of medical education and research.

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Jan 04, 2017
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Aspetar offers comprehensive medical services at the 2017 Qatar ExxonMobil Open

As part of its on-going partnership with the Qatar Tennis Federation (QTF), Aspetar continues to provide comprehensive world-class medical services at the ATP Qatar Exxon Mobil Open. Running from the 2nd – 7th January 2017, the tournament features some of the world’s greatest tennis players, including world number one Andy Murray, defending champion and world number two Novak Djokovic, and ATP Qatar Exxon Mobil Open 2012 champion Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

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Dec 15, 2016
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Protecting Asian players’ health and potential

AFC Champions League Injury and Illness Prevention Programme launched in Kuala Lumpur.

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Nov 23, 2016
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Aspetar introduces pioneering clinical research to world physicians at IOC course in South Africa

23 November 2016 – Doha, Qatar: Aspetar, the world renowned orthopaedic sports medicine hospital in Qatar, introduced a number of pioneering clinical research studies to over 100 industry experts at the 8th edition of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Advanced Team Physician Course (ATPC) that took place in Cape Town, South Africa, from November 17th to 19th.

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Nov 16, 2016
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STARS OF ANGERS SCO VISIT ASPETAR TO RECEIVE TREATMENT

Alexandre Letellier and Billy Ketkeophomphone are the first players from the club to benefit from world-class medical facilities following signing of partnership.

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Nov 13, 2016
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Aspetar Experts Join Footballing Star Michael Owen on Stage at the Sport Performance Summit

Session on cutting-edge sports medicine is among the highlights of the two-day event that takes place in London 13 November 2016 – London: A delegation from Aspetar, the orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital, has recently traveled to London to participate in the Sport Performance Summit, a renowned industry event dedicated to shaping the future of sport.

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