is proud to announce its partnership with Makassed Philanthropic Islamic
Association of Beirut.
Makassed provides affordable healthcare at a multitude of Primary Healthcare
Centers (PHCs) spread across Lebanon, with four located in Beirut. By equipping
the PHCs with trakMD’s full digital solution, it is rendered more accessible,
efficient, and patient-engaging. Patients are empowered, with their healthcare
experience encompassing the immediate, preventive, and educational care.
would help patients find doctors and book appointments online at the patients’
convenience in any of the Makassed PHCs. Patients can read reviews, check availability,
and book their appointments with the click of a button. Whether it’s a
cardiologist, ophthalmologist, psychologist, or any of the specialties
available at Makassed PHCs, patients are equipped with many tools to place them
at the center of their healthcare experience. Once an online appointment is
booked, the patient receives an automated appointment reminder. After which, the
practitioner can share checkout notes with the patient that can include
treatment plans, medication instructions, and general information.
Al Makassed offers patients w great variety of services and specialists to book online with: Gynecologist, Dentist, Endocrinologist, Pediatrician, Dermatologist, Psychiatrist, Plastic surgeon, Obstetrician, ENT, Orthopedic surgeon, Allergist, and many more.
Detect Cancer…Early Enough!
Each one of us should be well informed about the signs & symptoms of Cancer, as earlier detection could lead to earlier treatment and better chances of recovery. According to Cancer Research UK (www.cancerresearchuk.org), the following are general signs and symptoms of cancer:
Shortness of breath, if it becomes often.
Unexplained vaginal bleeding
Very heavy night sweats
Hoarseness or croaky voice
Mouth or tongue ulcer that won’t heal
A change in bowel habit, such as constipation, looser stool, or defecating more often.
Sore that won’t heal
Unusual breast changes
Blood in your stool
Blood in your urine
Problems with urinating
Unexplained weight loss
New mole or changes to a mole
Coughing up blood
Unexplained pain or ache
Unusual lump or swelling anywhere.
It can sometimes be difficult to find & book an appointment with the right doctor at the right time. However, if you notice something abnormal with you or a persistent change to your body, immediately inform your doctors and don’t wait.
In Lebanon, finding and booking a doctor has become much easier with trakMD App. trakMD App allows patients to find & book doctors with a click of button 24/7; read every doctor’s profile and patients’ reviews, receive appointment reminders; manage their own and their family’s health record, and directly connect with their doctors online with the option of sharing photos, lab & imaging results, and more.