United Arab Emirates
A New Smart Device Application had been released in Dubai. UDENZ is a Dental mobile app that aim to provide dentists with a full dental eco-system and ease patinets dental appointment process.
Dubai, UAE: Locating the nearest dental clinic across the UAE has become as easy as a click of a button with the first of its nature UDENZ captive smart application.
The promising app, developed by the Amaal Combz,-FZCO a registered company under the Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority. UDENZ is the brainchild of Dr.Hisham Safadi a dentist living in UAE since 1981, and is based on his MSc thesis which shows possible techniques to boost dental services by enhancing communication between the user and dentist.
Dr Hisham Al Safadi, Amaal Combz board member, said the new app is in line with the vision of His Highness Shaikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice president and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai who has urged Arab innovators and entrepreneurs to maximize their effort to launch more innovative initiatives to empower Dubai Smart City objectives and happenies strategy. He added that “Dubai has become 6th most favorable hub for dental tourism around the world'' additionally, “The smart app is not only helpful for patients but also for dentists who constantly receive updates relating to the latest number of patients, their locations, appointments, along with other unique features such as the smile world.”
Dr Safadi, in his research submitted to the University of Salford in Manchester City, UK, referred to a significant change in the communication between dentists and their patients. Users in role of dental patients prefer their dentist communicating with them via smart apps and on social media, he underlined. “Dubai including other parts of the UAE and GCC countries are facing demand for such solutions and an app like UDENZ will only simplify the process of finding the best dentist of your choice.”
10,000 users have downloaded the new app from Apple and Google play stores since its inception in February 2016. “UDENZ has a huge database of dentists that gives users more options, particularly with dental care centres that have recognized trademarks in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Ras Al Khaimah.”
UDENZ App Concept won the first position ‘Entrepreneurs Branch’ in a competition run for by the Business College at the University of Salford, said they have lately concluded a commercial mandate with the Modern Technology Company in Oman to market the UDENZ app in the Sultanate, RAWAN Holding in Saudi Arabia and Carousmed in Lebanon.
Due to its unique concepts and features UDENZ will also be participating at Rise Entrepreneurs Conference in Hong Kong, “The latest featuring for UDENZ was at the 18th Oman International Dental Conference, Makkah 13th International Dental Conference and Step Entrepreneurs Conference in Dubai.”
Since Launching UDENZ was supported by several recognised organization such as Incubox Inc. UK, Ain Shams Dental College, Arab Society for Dental Education, American Board for Laser Dentistry and Indian Dental Reviews Magazine.