Family Medicine

Family Medicine

​​​KAUST Health is built on a Family Physician principle where the Family Physician is the central care provider, coordinating care for both wellness and illness.

Consultation and Scope:

Urgent Care

  • Treatment of urgent low acuity problems
  • Recognize and suitably direct high triage level urgent problems for further care
Health and Well Being

  • Routine physicals
  • Weight management counseling
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Sports physicals
  • Well baby checks
  • Pre-operative clearance
  

Medical Checkup

  • Driving medical
  • Scuba diving medical
  • Pre-employment assessment
  • Occupational health screening
Preventive Care

  • Breast cancer screening
  • Cardiovascular risk profiling
  • Diabetic screening and prevention
  • Osteoporosis screening by referral to DSFH
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) screening for high risk patients
  • Screening for infectious diseases
  • Cancer screening where appropriate: informed by evidence with patient concordance.
  • PAP recall system with obstetrics and gynaecology​