In recent years, the field of orthopedics in Spain has achieved significant results and gained a sound reputation around the world due to scientific developments in the materials used to manufacture prostheses. For example, new prostheses for the hip and knee joints provide better and more stable joint fixity, thereby significantly reducing the recovery period and improving the quality of life for patients. Six weeks after surgery, such patients can return to their normal lives.
Orthopedic surgeons in Spain also have gained the trust and respect of their European colleagues.
The most common orthopedic procedures are the replacement of vertebrae (at a cost of 8,000 to 12,000 euros), hip replacements (from 12,500 euros), knee surgery with the installation of a prosthesis (from 6,000 to 8,000 euros), arthroscopy of the shoulder and joints (from 2,000 to 4,000 euros), and treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome (from 1,000 to 2,000 euros). The cost of the initial consultation is about 115 euros and further consultations cost about 80 euros.
Orthopedic clinics in Spain
Vithas Xanit International Hospital
This team of qualified doctors specializing in orthopedic surgery, traumatology, and sports medicine uses the latest technological achievements for the treatment of musculoskeletal system diseases. The clinic specializes in regenerative medicine, minimally-invasive surgery, arthroscopy, and the implantation of prostheses. The recovery in the postoperative period is relatively short, but in any case, an intensive rehabilitation program is required within several weeks of operation.
- Address: Av. de los Argonautas, s/n, Benalmádena, Malaga.
- Phone: +34 952 367 190.
- E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Web: www.vithas.es
Trauma Lenox Corachan is a well-known representative of orthopedics in Barcelona. Both the traumatological and orthopedic units at the clinic are staffed by a team of orthopedic surgeons specializing in the treatment of the musculoskeletal system. The clinic specializes in minimally-invasive surgeries, percutaneous surgery, arthroscopic surgery, prosthetics, and reconstructive surgery. The clinic accepts patients from 8 am to 8 pm from Monday to Friday. Also, there is a 24- hour department for emergency surgical care.
- Address: C/ Buïgas, 19, Barcelona.
- Phone: +34 932 545 800.
- E-mail: email@example.com
- Web: www.corachan.com
COS – Hospital General
Patient care is provided by qualified personnel who offer an individual approach for each patient at this clinic. For over 30 years, the clinic has been a leader in technical orthopedics, providing care for patients both in the hospital and at home. Also, the clinic has its own workshops in Spain where orthopedic implants are produced and where its offices for patient care are located.
- Address: C/Padre Esteban Pernet, 21, Valencia.
- Phone: +34 963 132 290.
- E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Web: www.centroortopedicosanitario.es
Institut Català de Traumatologia i Medicina de l’Esport (ICATME)
The ICATME center was founded by international specialists in the fields of traumatology and orthopedic surgery more than 25 years ago. The Institute develops and successfully applies techniques for the elongation and correction of limbs from congenital pathologies and provides prostheses and treatments for stretch marks, osteoarthritis, diseases of the spine, hands, feet, and so forth. The department of orthopedics and traumatology works on all types of diseases, including congenital, infectious, degenerative (osteoarthritis), inflammatory (arthritis), tumors, etc.
- Address: C/ Sabino de Arana, 5-19, Barcelona.
- Phone: +34 932 054 362.
- E-mail: email@example.com
- Web: www.icatme.com
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