Health & Environment

Lootah Group announces its entry into the healthcare sector

UAE-based business conglomerate Lootah Group is entering UAE’s burgeoning healthcare sector with the launch of its new wellness therapy centre in Dubai in partnership with India’s leading Ayurveda and Siddha medicine group Santhigiri. 
Lootah Group has been a part of iconic infrastructure projects across the Middle East and has played a vital role in elevating UAE’s position among the world’s most industrially developed nations. 
Lootah’s debut venture, Santhigiri Holistic Health Center, is an upmarket integrated healthcare hub located in a serene and tranquil environment at Motorcity Dubai and is scheduled to officially open its doors to the public early next month. 
Keeping Ayurveda as the prime modality of treatment, other holistic specialties such as Homeopathy, Acupuncture, Osteopathy, Chiropractic, Nutrition, Yoga and Meditation would also be provided through this unique concept. 
Carrying forward the legacy of the ancient Indian traditional system of medicine, Santhigiri Group from Kerala has established 9 Wellness Centers, 30 Ayurveda and Siddha Hospitals, over 600 Out-Patient Clinics, 2 Medical Colleges and 4 Para-medical Institutes spread across all major cities in India and abroad. 
The Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certified plant of Santhigiri manufactures over 500 Ayurveda & Siddha medicines. 
The Research Center of Santhigiri is recognized by Scientific & Industrial Research Organization (SIRO) Government of India and conducts research in Product Development and Clinical Trial.
In line with World Health Organization’s strategic objectives for 2023, which states integrating Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicine (TCAM) to the healthcare delivery as their primary objective, Lootah is launching a comprehensive holistic health center offering multiple TCAM specialties under one roof.
"Ours will be a one-of-its kind holistic center in the UAE and perhaps one of the biggest in the country, offering a wide variety of alternative therapies. Our aim is to educate, nurture and support an individual’s journey towards achieving a better state of mind and soul,"  stated its Chairman Ibrahim Saeed Ahmed Lootah.
Besides, an array of holistic treatments and wellness therapies for various acute and chronic health problems, the exceptional center also features an Ayurveda café and an exclusive retail store. 
"The plan is to strengthen the network and expand to other GCC countries with one center each in every country in the next 5 years," he added.-TradeArabia News Service