Abu Ali Sina hospital opens.
Abu Ali Sina Hospital Opens: A new modern heart and kidney clinic
named after the 10th Century Persian philosopher and physician Abu Ali
Ibn Sina has been opened in the capital of Tajikistan. The Abu Ali Ibn
Sina Institute of Medicine in Dushanbe, which cost of total of $14
million dollars, is equipped with the most up-to-date medical
technologies and will give an opportunity to people suffering from heart
and kidney diseases to get treatment without having to travel abroad.
The clinic, which was opened using private Iranian investments, is led
by Dr. Ali Salamat, who has worked in European clinics for many years.
Leading Iranian doctors and specialists, who make up the majority of the
hospital's staff, have come to treat patients and train local Tajik
specialists in modern methods of work. Ambassador Dr. Ali Asghar
She'rdust of Iran said that Iran also intends to build four
additional hospitals in Tajikistan, two of which would be funded by the
state and the rest by private Iranian investments. He said fees in the
Abu Ali Ibn Sina hospital would be 25 percent lower than in Iran or
other European states.