Aspetar Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Hospital
Aspetar Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Hospital is a specialized orthopedic and sports medicine hospital, staffed by some of the world’s leading sports medicine practitioners and researchers. Aspetar has been accredited as a FIFA medical center of excellence. They are the region’s first sports medicine center to receive such an honor and join a prestigious list of 49 medical centers and clinics worldwide who have also been accredited. In 2014, Aspetar was officially recognized as an IOC Research Center for Prevention of Injury and Protection of Athlete Health.
Along with the treatments and research that occurs at Aspetar, the hospital is also focused on education. The objective of medical education and professional development at Aspetar is twofold: 1) to ensure optimal medical care delivery based on current evidence and best practice; 2) empowerment of athletes, patients and the community to enhance their wellness and achieve a vibrant and healthy society.
Aspetar is a part of the Aspire Zone Foundation, which is a sports hub in Qatar that aims to establish itself as the standard of sports excellence in all aspects of sports from education and healing to playing.
Similar to Aspire Zone Foundation’s goal, Aspetar aims to assist athletes in achieving their maximum performance and full potential. This will help them to accomplish their vision of being the global reference center in sports medicine. Along with their mission and vision, Aspetar uses its values to guide its day to day behavior. The first of their values is accountability, which they believe means they are accountable for making sure the company and its employees reach their full potential and are able to do their best for the community. They also value respect, synergy and teamwork, integrity, professionalism, and excellence.