Prince Sultan Cardiac Center

The Prince Sultan Cardiac Center is a 174-bed advanced cardiac hospital, which provides high-quality, comprehensive cardiovascular healthcare services to armed forces personnel (including army, air force and navy) and their dependents. The hospital, which is located next to the 1200 bed Riyadh Armed Forces Hospital, is centrally located in Riyadh, the capital city of Saudi Arabia.

The hospital provides comprehensive services to both adult and paediatric patients, including:

  • Medical and Surgical Cardiac ICU
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiac OR (4 ORs + 1 hybrid OR)
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Cardiac Cath
  • Electrophysiology
  • Recovery
  • Outpatient Clinics (e.g., heart transplant clinic, heart failure clinic, primary care, etc.)

The hospital provides all high-acuity tertiary-care cardiac services for both adult and paediatric patients, including congenital heart diseases; cardiac catheterization lab; and heart transplants.

The centre is recognized internationally and employs staff from around the world.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

The capital city, population about 5 million and expanding into the surrounding desert at a rapid pace. Has extravagantly fanciful buildings, malls, and towers.

The social life for Westerners is enriched by events at the foreign embassies in the city. After people acclimatize to the heat, they play sports: golf, tennis, hockey, soccer, sand-board.

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia, population of approximately 33 million (2017 est. 63% Saudis, 37% expatriates), with mountains and the Red Sea on the west coast, the Arabian Gulf on the east coast, and the Empty Quarter in the middle.

Mecca and Medina, the two most holy cities in Islam, are located north of Jeddah. The country's majority religion is Sunni Islam. Common recreational activities pursued by Westerners: desert camping, swimming and diving in the Red Sea, running, tennis, hiking in the mountains. more