Family Medicine Centre
The Family Medicine Centre at Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi is proud to offer the highest quality preventative, promotive, rehabilitative and curative care to our patients.
Our family doctors are often the first medical professionals that patients meet at AKUH,N. Family doctors identify and prescribe treatments for a comprehensive range of medical issues experienced by our diverse community of patients. Our team emphasises a holistic approach to health care by striving to address the combination of physical, psychological and social aspects that may affect the patient, her family and her community.
The Family Medicine Centre at AKUH,N provides:
- A comforting environment. Our services are provided in a modern, patient-friendly setting. We value your time, and advise you to book appointments in advance to reduce your waiting time.
Continuous care. You can book appointments with your preferred family doctor, which not only ensures your comfort but also allows you to develop an ongoing relationship with your doctor. Seeing the same doctor allows you to receive high quality care, personalised by knowledge of your medical history.
- Preventative care. Our team strives to ensure that our patients are as knowledgeable about their health as possible. We are here to answer any questions you may have related to your health or your illness. We also provide a variety of preventative medical services, including medical check-ups and screenings for cholesterol, diabetes and cancer.
- A team-based approach. Our highly trained team of doctors and nurses work together to provide you with the very best care. The Family Medicine Centre also works with other departments at AKUH,N and will refer you to specialists, as needed.
Our family doctors are here not only to care for you when you are sick, but also to give you the support and guidance you need to ensure that you remain healthy. Forming a strong relationship with your family doctor is an important step in maintaining optimal health for you and your loved ones.