BEIRUT: 8 April, 2019: The leading LAU Medical Center- Rizk Hospital inaugurated its new otolaryngology and head and neck surgery floor, achieving hence another milestone in its mission to provide the best specialized medical service, while remaining the pioneer in ensuring the most advanced technologies in this field.
The inauguration was led by LAU President Dr. Joseph Jabra, and CEO Mr. Sami Rizk, and CMO Dr. Georges Ghanem, in the presence of the Dean of the Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chaghoury School of Medicine at the Lebanese American University Dr. Michel Mawad, and the head of the ENT and head and neck surgery department Dr. Alain Sabri, and Doctor Rami Saade, the residency director who stated: “We are very proud to inaugurate this fully equipped new department, which is the result of many teams’ joint effort since 2016”. The presence also featured members of the LAU board of trustees and steering committee, in addition to many CEO’s of affiliated hospitals and medical companies related to ENT, with numerous nurses and staff members and members of the media.
And in light of the wide media coverage, the inauguration was held in the department taking place in Floor 6 Bloc C, during which the ribbon was cut and Dr. Sabri spoke briefly: “The new ENT floor provides nose and throat surgeries, in addition to cancer related surgeries, reconstruction and hearing-aid surgeries.” It is a clinic especially designed to form a comprehensive department, offering multi-disciplinary services under one roof with a highly specialized new team.
The ceremony ended with a discussion with the media representatives, whereby LAU doctors responded to questions, while re-assuring LAU Medical Center Rizk Hospital’s values of constant development and medical technologies to provide their patients with the best medical services.