Dr. Shabeer Nellikode started Universal Hospital in Abu Dhabi, UAE, after completing his scholarship from the UK. Although an eminent Visionary, Philanthropist, and Entrepreneur, he likes to be recognized first as a Physician (with specialization in Neurology) and always greets his patients like his friends. As the Managing Director of Universal Hospital, he is credited with evolving the health care facility within a record span, into a multi-specialty hub of Wellness beyond the capital. Several entities have recognized his philanthropic contributions, such as the Abu Dhabi Municipality, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center, Abu Dhabi Police GHQ, Kelna UAE, Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, MediBiz, etc.
Humble and enthusiastic in his approach, Dr. Nellikode has encouraged several positive changes towards the management of the Hospital, including making health checkups easily accessible to the entire community. He is a firm believer of teamwork, and maintains an open-door candor with everyone to build a strong and equitable foundation for mutual respect. When not meeting his patients, dignitaries, or conceptualizing world-class medical establishments, he is a connoisseur of fine arts and loves to spend time with his family.