Dr. Shafik Sachedina is a popular face of the British philanthropic community with deeply-rooted thoughts to uplift the struggling sections. As a dental surgeon with a few decades of expertise in providing excellent service to his patients, he took every opportunity he got to serve the society.
The finest example of his service mind is none other than Sussex Healthcare – a nursing home network for senior living based in Sussex but branched out to all the major cities of the United Kingdom. As the Joint Chairman of the senior living network, Sachedina ensured that its homes are providing unique and engaging days of life for its inhabitants.
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The leadership of Dr. Sachedina helped the residents of the houses getting attention and specialized treatment on a wide range of complex medical conditions such as dementia, Alzheimer’s, other neurological conditions, and more. It has highly trained staff to provide 24/7 assistance and support using modern treatment options and state-of-the-art technologies. The elder people are able to access reflexology, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, and other treatment options based on their needs and medical conditions. Dr. Sachedina also ensured that the homes are providing excellent palliative care options to the individuals who are struggling with chronic diseases. The houses and its staff follow a Gold Standard Framework while handling the care and pain of those patients.
Dr. Sachedina ensured that Sussex Healthcare provides a comprehensive life for the senior living. It offers a broad range of recreational options for the inhabitants to engage themselves. They can dance, craft, draw, start learning something new, doing some creative work, and more. According to behance.net, Sussex Healthcare actually encourages the people to pursue their mind and actively involve in things where they are interested. It knows that both physical and mental health and well-being are equally important for the happy life of the elders. The houses also offer nutritious and delicious meals to keep every resident active and energetic.
The works of Dr. Sachedina and his team helped the 1985 founded network to expand to 20 homes. Interestingly, it accommodates nearly 600 people and offers personal care to them. Dr. Sachedina is also involved in the coordination of activities of different Ismaili institutions in more than 16 major areas. He also leads and monitors the Development Network programs of the renowned Aga Khan and supported various Ismaili communities living in Central Asia. Dr. Sachedina was born in Tanzania and moved to the United Kingdom to complete his dental graduation from Guy’s Hospital Medical School.
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