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In recent decades the community has increasingly devoted resources to providing the latest in medical care facilities. Hospitals, clinics, medical camps, ambulance services and charitable medical aid are all aims that the community is looking to be of service with.

Around the globe there are thousands of Bohra men and women in medical professions and efforts have been made to bring them under the umbrella of the Burhani Medical Idara (

BMI lists 6 prime medical establishments of the community in India and Pakistan. Of these The Saifee Hospital in Mumbai is very much the jewel, standing out both as a beautiful architectural landmark along Mumbai's 'Queen's Necklace' (Marine Drive) and as one of the largest and most sophisticated hospitals in India.

A new hospital is underway in Dahod, India


Good Health For All

Dawoodi Bohras across the globe celebrated the spirit of World Health Day by undertaking various health programmes

Faith fights diabetes

University of Leicester blog post highlights co-ordination with communities for walk on diabetes awareness.

Video: Bohras' Diabetes Charity Walk gets Leicester Moving

Leicester Bohras' charity walk for diabetes this coming Sunday promoted in this video by MP Keith Vaz and other Leicester citizens

Rajkot students rally against tobacco

Following Syedna'sTUS prescription of taking a little honey to combat tobacco addiction, MSB and madrasah students in Rajkot took to the the streets with an anti-tobacco message.

Mother Of Cerebral Palsy Patient Becomes Doctor At 35, Son Becomes A Doctor himself

After her newly born son was diagnosed with cerebral palsy, Dr Fatima Jetpurwala decided that the best way to care for him would be to become a doctor herself.

World's largest known lady arrives for landmark op at Saifee Hospital

World's largest known lady arrives for landmark op at Saifee Hospital

At 500kg 36 year old Egyptian lady Eman Ahmed Abd El-Aty is the heaviest person alive - and has been bedridden for 25 years. In a groundbreaking surgical intervention she has arrived in India to be operated on at Mumbai's Saifee Hospital.

Dr Mustafa Jiwanji appears in British TV series

UK Medic features in TV documentary series

Dr Mustafa Jiwanji appears in British TV series; "GPs Behind Closed Doors", the fascinating documentary series taking viewers into the private world of a local GP surgery now in its fourth season.

Blackpool cancer consultant scoops top award on eve of retirement

UK cancer consultant scoops top award on eve of retirement

A well respected hospital consultant who is set to retire, has won the title of Doctor of the Year in The Gazette's Best of Health Awards 2016.

A chat with the volunteers

Bohras provide medical services during Ganesh festival

PUNE: Commissioner of Pune Police Rashmi Shukla and joint police commissioner Sunil Ramanand presided over a peace committee meeting at Khadak police station in the city in view of the ongoing Ganesh festival.


Arusha Medical Camp

“Most of us cannot afford to pay the medical costs involved, so their visit here is a relief to many,”


Saifee Hospital

Standing tall in Mumbai's skyline the iconic Saifee Hospital has become a central

cancer march

cancer march

"It is health which is real wealth, and not pieces of
gold and silver".


Dawoodi Bohra free dental camp

Bhopal Dawoodi Bohra Jamaat organised a free dental camp at Haidery Jamaat Khana under the guidance of committee

Alabama docs pull off miracle, save patient from massive aneurysm

Alabama docs pull off miracle, save patient from massive aneurysm

Dr Mustafa Ahmed is originally from Nottingham, England.

yemen health

Burhani Polyclinic

Burhani Polyclinic is a charitable healthcare clinic for the residents of Haraaz, Yemen.

Saifee Ambulance in attendance

Bohra Community Serves
Pilgrims Kumbh Mela

Ujjain: With Simhastha Mahakumbh in its height of festivity, the Bohra community is