Centres of Excellence

Facts & Figures

  • Bahrain Specialist Hospital is the market leader with respect to the complexity of care being delivered across multiple specialties in the private sector for more than 18 years. |
  • First European Hypertension Excellence center in the Gulf for managing hypertension |
  • First hospital in Bahrain to achieve the Joint Commission International accreditation in 2011 and since then accredited four times thus setting the benchmark for healthcare standards in Bahrain |
  • First center of excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology in Bahrain. We have received international recognition for the same by the Surgical Review Corporation and American Laparoscopy Association (AAGL). |
  • First and only Private Cath Lab facility in Bahrain |

We thrive on building a healthy community for all individuals.

Bahrain Specialist Hospital (BSH) is a cutting-edge medical provider and te first private hospital in Bahrain to earn the Joint Commission International Accreditation (JCI) starting in 2011. With over 15 years of healthcare experience in the region, we are proud to be a part of Bahrain's legacy and look forward to progressing with it.

On the occasion of the 20th Anniversary of the Bahrain Specialist Hospital’s founding,

A delegation from Bahrain Specialist Hospital, led by Dr. Kasim Ardati - Managing Director of Bahrain Specialist Hospital, visited the Chairman of the Supreme Council of Health - His Excellency Lieutenant General Doctor Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, Dr. Jalila bint Al Sayed Jawad Hassan - Minister of Health and Dr. Maryam Al-Jalahma - CEO of the National Health Regulator Authority, on the occasion of the 20th Anniversary of the Bahrain Specialist Hospital’s founding, and gifted them a copy of a commemorative memoir that featured various stages of the establishment since its inception and the accompanying developments.

During the meeting, Lieutenant-General Doctor Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, Chairman of the Supreme Council of Health, praised the role of Bahrain Specialist Hospital in providing health services to the community, pointing to the government's keenness to support all qualitative and advanced projects and programs in the healthcare sector, which benefit the country and the citizen.

He stressed the importance of private hospitals and their role in developing health services in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Dr. Jalila Al-Sayed - Minister of Health, emphasized the distinguished efforts made by the private sector as a major and effective partner in development of healthcare services in the country, praising the important and remarkable role in supporting the health sector in the Kingdom of Bahrain. She emphasized the importance of strengthening the partnership between the public and private sectors to provide the best healthcare services.

The CEO of the National Health Regulatory Authority - Dr. Maryam Al-Jalahma, congratulated the Managing Director of Bahrain Specialist Hospital, and the accompanying delegation on the hospital’s celebration of the 20th anniversary of its establishment, wishing them further progress and success.

Dr. Kasim Ardati, Managing Director of Bahrain Specialist Hospital, praised the continuous support that the health sector in the Kingdom of Bahrain enjoys from the government, as it is reflected in the development of the sector and providing it with the best outcomes.

BSH Apollo Heart Center

The aim of this center is to prevent and treat cardiac diseases with better clinical outcomes for improved quality of life in patients having complex heart problems.

The advanced infrastructure at the BSH Apollo Heart Center consisting of a third generation Cath Lab, Cardiac Critical Care Units, Intensive Care Unit, Operating Room for Endovascular Therapy and Cardio Thoracic Surgery including a Cardiac Rehabilitation Center will support the complex nature of the cardiac care provided.

This will be supported by our experienced cardiologists and post-operative care teams to offer the best cardiac care in the country. The BSH Apollo Heart Center is launched by Bahrain Specialist Hospital with the operations management of the Apollo Hospitals Group. The center will provide treatment for all aspects of adult cardiology ranging from interventions to cardiac surgery.

A team of doctors, nurses, technicians and paramedics has been deployed from the Apollo Heart Institute to serve the Bahrain population.

The center is setup with the support and patronage of His Excellency Lieutenant General Doctor Sheikh Mohamed Bin Abdullah Al-Khalifa, Chairman of the Supreme Council of Health and Dr. Mariam Adhbi Al- Jalahma, Chief Executive Officer, National Health Regulatory Authority.

Accreditations & Awards