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International patients

Our Hospital has had an international vocation for almost 80 years. We study your case, offer you a personalized plan and welcome you from anywhere in the world.

International ophthalmology services

More than 150.000 patients coming from more than 90 countries around the world are treated every year by our awarded medical team. All the ophthalmic subspecialties are covered in our hospital whether if medical or surgical treatment is required.

90 countries Patients from all over the world

150.000 Consultations per year

International patient department

Our Hospital has a department exclusively for international patient care, providing personalised support, answering questions and facilitating bureaucratic procedures and medical paperwork. In addition, we anticipate your needs and make available all the services you require for your stay:

  • Multilingual staff: English, French, Italian, Arabic, Indú, Kurdî, Tagalog, Spanish and Catalan.

Request a consultation

If you would like to be treated at our Hospital and you reside outside UAE, then please contact us using any of the following methods:

  1. To request an appointment, please fill out this form.
  2. For any other questions or to ask for advice concerning your paperwork, please contact the international patient care department by telephone or email: +971 4 5739999 or

As soon as we receive your question or consultation request, our department will start to work with the medical team to study your case, answer your questions and provide you with a bespoke plan to optimise your stay. In addition, our team plays a very important role in facilitating bureaucratic procedures. It goes without saying that we always provide treatment in line with your culture, with maximum flexibility and confidentiality.


We provide you with a selection of nearby accommodation options, both short- and long-stay.

Al Jaddaf Rotana Suite Hotel: Al Jaddaf - Dubai. 

Contact: Mayur Mehta -

Arabian Park Dubai: Al Jadaf Street - Dubai.

Contact: Mayur Mehta -

Occidental Al Jaddaf Hotel: Oud Metha Street - Al Jaddaf - Dubai


Where we are

See our location and how to get to our Hospital.

Why should you choose Barraquer Ophthalmology Hospital?

Preguntas frecuentes

  • Barraquer is leading medical institution for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases. It is thanks to a medical team of recognised professional prestige that we provide comprehensive eyecare to patients from all over the world.

  • Barraquer Eye Hospital is located at Dubai Healthcare City- Phase 2, in Al Jaddaf. The Hospital has an easy commute from airport, downtown, hotels and other facilities

  • Yes, the Barraquer Eye Hospital provides comprehensive eyecare covering the diagnosis and treatment of all eye conditions in in its 11 subspecialties: cataracts, retina and vitreous, glaucoma, cornea and eye surface, refractive surgery, strabismus, oculoplasty, paediatric ophthalmology, neuro-ophthalmology and ocular oncology. See here for all the conditions we treat.

  • The Hospital sees to patients of all ages—including paediatric patients—from all around the world and in all ophthalmic specialist areas, providing comprehensive, personalised treatment with that real human touch.

  • You can request an appointment by completing a form and we will be in touch with you.

  • If you would like to have answers to queries related with the documents needed as international patient or any other medical question, please contact us at

  • Yes, the Barraquer Centre has a team of interpreters for all languages. If you require this service, please indicate so at the time of requesting your appointment and the international patient care department will assign one to you. In this case, you will have exclusive use of the interpreter during your whole stay. They will accompany you even if you have to have surgery in the operating theatre.

  • Barraquer Ophthalmology Centre provides accommodation for patients who have to be admitted, which is why the stay depends on the duration and management required by each case. However, we always provide our international patients with the best recommendations to optimise their stay, so that both you and your relatives enjoy the most comfortable option.

  • Your relatives can accompany you for your whole stay. 

  • Yes, our center is located in Dubai Healthcare City- Phase 2. There are nearby hotels and apartments.

  • Yes, Barraquer Ophthalmology Centre offers a private chauffeur-driven transport service for every patient who requests it, for pick-up at the airport or to get around during your stay. If you wish to avail of this service, please indicate so when you make your appointment or send us an email to

  • Yes, all patients of Barraquer Ophthalmology Centre receive a medical report of their case and they can request it any language whatsoever.

  • Yes, Barraquer Ophthalmology Centre meets the dietary requirements of all its patients, whether they are for medical reasons, intolerances, religion or other preferences.

How can we help you?

If you would like to clarify any queries relating to your paperwork or have a medical question, please contact us.