Dr. Jyothish George
Dr. Jyothish George currently serves as the Director of Prime Home Care Services and chairs the group’s Cold Chain Management Committee and the Ethics Committee. He is also a member of the Prime Healthcare Group Management’s Core Committee and the Interview Panel for Doctors.
After earning his MBBS degree from India's Bangalore University, Dr. George went on to secure a Diploma in Dermatology (Distinction) from the University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK; in addition to a master’s degree in Dermatology ( Merit) from the University of Wales. He also underwent training in Cryotherapy from the Oxford Radcliffe Hospital in the UK and Photo and Photochemotherapy from the Royal Gwent Hospital. He successfully completed a six-month online course in Dermoscopy from Cardiff University. Besides, he underwent lab training in Molecular Biology, Immunocytochemistry, polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy at the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, UK.
Upon moving to the UAE in 2002, Dr. George underwent training at Rashid Hospital’s Dermatology Department under the Dubai Health Authority. He served as Specialist Dermatologist with the Prime Healthcare Group before serving as the Medical Director of Prime Hospital’s Jumeira branch for 10 years. He had been a member of the Clinical Audit Panel until 2015.
Dr. George has a series of professional achievements and recognition to his credit, which include DDS Merit from the University of Wales; the Steifel Prize for the top scorer in Diploma Examination from the University of Wales; the Merit for Outstanding Performance and the Best Thesis on Molecular Biology and Genetics from the University of Wales.
In addition to presenting a paper at the Skin Therapy Forum of the British Society of Investigative Dermatology in Edinburgh, his works have been published in the British Journal of Dermatology. He completed his Scientific research in collaboration with St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London. Evaluated as a Specialist - Dermatology by the UAE Ministry of Health, Dr. George is also a licensed specialist in Dermatology with a special interest in skin cancers by Dubai Health Authority.