Medical License Attestation for UAE Practice

Medical LICENSE Attestation for UAE Practice
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The UAE’s healthcare sector welcomes qualified medical professionals worldwide. However, to practice medicine here in UAE, you will need to attest your medical License Certificate and Medical Degree to be recognized in the UAE and meet the UAE healthcare requirements.

What is Medical Documents Attestation?

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Medical Certificate attestation is the official verification process that validates the authenticity and legitimacy of your medical qualifications for use within the UAE. Attested medical documents assure the UAE Ministry of Health (MoH) and other healthcare authorities that your medical training and certifications meet the required standards of the UAE healthcare system, enabling you to pursue your healthcare aspirations in the UAE.

To practice medicine in the UAE, healthcare professionals must have the medical certificates attested. Medical License certificates / Medical Degree Attestation for UAE process:

Step #1 . Home Country Authentication: Obtain authentication of your medical license and supporting documents from your home country

Step #2. UAE Embassy/Consulate Attestation: Get your documents attested by the UAE Embassy or Consulate located in your home country.

Step #3. Ministry of Foreign Affairs Attestation (UAE): Upon arrival in the UAE, have your documents further attested by the UAE’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA).

Step #4. Licensing Authority Submission: Submit the attested documents to the appropriate healthcare licensing authority in the UAE (e.g., Dubai Health Authority, Health Authority of Abu Dhabi) to obtain your medical license.

Documents required for medical license attestation in the UAE:

  • Original Medical Degree
  • Transcript. Certified copy of your medical degree transcript
  • Medical License from Home Country
  • Good Standing Certificate
  • Passport Copy
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Doctors: Physicians might need to provide additional documents like certificates of specialization or completion of residency programs.
  • Nurses: Nurses may require attested copies of their nursing licenses and any relevant certifications, such as those for critical care or specific specialties.
  • Pharmacists: Pharmacists should prepare attested copies of their pharmacy degree, internship certificates, and any specialization certifications.

Dataflow Report: You will need a dataflow report, which verifies your medical qualifications via a credentialing service. Explore options approved by the relevant health authority.

What are the required examinations and certification to practice in UAE ?

Medical Professions Examinations and Certifications in UAE:

Some medical professions might require passing additional examinations or obtaining specific certifications in the UAE.

Depending on your specialization, you might need to take the UAE Medical Licensing Exam Like DHA (Dubai Health Authority), DOH( Department of Health), DHCC(Dubai Healthcare City), and the MOH(Ministry of Health).  

Nurses may need to pass the MOH Proficiency Exam for the specific nursing field they intend to practice in UAE

Pharmacists require passing a pharmacy licensing exam conducted by the MOHAP is required for Pharmacists to practice in the UAE.

Attestation process and additional requirements for each country

  • Medical Council of India (MCI) Registration Certificate: A copy of your valid MCI registration certificate is mandatory.
  • Internship Completion Certificate: Submit a certified copy of your internship completion certificate.
  • Attestation Process:
    • Get your documents authenticated by the Medical Council of India (MCI).
    • Have the documents attested by the UAE embassy or consulate in India
    • MOFA attestation in the UAE.
    • Licensing Authority Submission
  • General Medical Council (GMC) Verification Certificate: Obtain a verification certificate from the General Medical Council (GMC) confirming your registration status.
  • Attestation Process:
    • Have your documents attested by a notary public in the UK.
    • Next, proceed with embassy attestation at the UAE embassy or consulate in the UK
    • MOFA attestation in the UAE.
    • Licensing Authority Submission
  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) Verification: US medical professionals might need verification from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) or the appropriate state medical board.
  • Attestation Process:
    • Have your documents notarized by a notary public in the US.
    • Next, proceed with embassy attestation at the UAE embassy or consulate in the US
    • MOFA attestation in the UAE.
    • Licensing Authority Submission
  • Medical Council of Canada (MCC) Verification: Canadian medical professionals might need verification from the Medical Council of Canada (MCC).
  • Attestation Process:
    • Have your documents notarized by a notary public in Canada.
    • Next, proceed with embassy attestation at the UAE embassy or consulate in Canada
    • MOFA attestation in the UAE.
    • Licensing Authority Submission
  • Turkish Medical Association (TTB) Good Standing Certificate: Obtain a certificate of good standing from the Turkish Medical Association (TTB).
  • Attestation Process:
    • Have your documents authenticated by the relevant authority in Turkey (Ministry of Foreign Affairs).
    • Next, proceed with embassy attestation at the UAE embassy or consulate in Turkey
    • MOFA attestation in the UAE.
    • Licensing Authority Submission

Seek Professional Guidance: Consider consulting with experienced & reputable attestation service providers specializing in medical professionals attestation. GloboPrime is known for its expertise and reputation in UAE , can guide you through the process with required attestation from your home country up to Mofa attestation in UAE.

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  • Contact GloboPrime: Send us a scan of your medical certificates.
  • Personalized Proposal: We Will Send you a detailed service proposal outlining the exact steps, timeline, and associated costs. Our team confirms its validity for UAE attestation and answers any questions.
  • Convenient & Secure Collection: We offer free and secure document pickup within Dubai at your chosen location.
  • Expert Handling & Processing: Our Expert team manages all necessary certifications, notarizations, and embassy approvals efficiently. We handle the entire Attestation Process Up to Ministry of Foreign Affairs Attestation (MOFA) attestation in Dubai.
  • Updates & Support: Stay informed throughout the process with regular updates on the status of your document attestation.
  • Secure Delivery of Your Documents: Get your fully attested documents delivered securely back to your preferred location in Dubai or Anywhere in UAE.

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    FAQs

    Processing times can vary depending on the complexity of your case, your home country, and the chosen service provider. Generally, expect a timeframe of 4-8 weeks.

    Yes, you can work in the UAE as a medical doctor if you hold a valid medical degree from the US. The key steps involve:

    • Degree & License Attestation: Verifying your qualifications with relevant US bodies (e.g., ECFMG, state medical board) and getting documents attested by the UAE Embassy in the US.
    • UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) Attestation: Final attestation step within the UAE.
    • Licensing Exams: You may need to pass UAE-specific licensing exams, depending on your specialty.
    • Dataflow Report: This helps to verify your credentials.