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Vithas Hospital San Jose
País Vasco, Spain
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Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
Varicose vein stripping
Percutaneous transcatheter treatment
Complete physical exam
Vithas Hospital San Jose was founded in 1947 and is located on Calle Beato Tomas de Zumarraga, No. 10, in the center of the city. It has always enjoyed great prestige in Vitoria-Gasteiz and is the leading private healthcare center in Alava. It offers cutting-edge medical care and the most advanced technology that allows it to provide an accurate diagnosis. The hospital provides the most appropriate treatment to improve the well-being and health of its patients. Vithas Hospital San Jose continues to improve its environment, and their professionals always keep themselves up-to-date. They are convinced that these steps are necessary to offer the best services to the patients. Among the services provided by the hospital, their emergency area stands out 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. It also has the majority of medical-surgical specialties in outpatient offices and advanced diagnostic units. TOP MEDICAL SPECIALTIES OFFERED BY THE VITHAS HOSPITAL SAN JOSE · Asthma · Breast surgery · High-risk pregnancies · Depression · Growth hormone therapy · Spinal tumor · Physical therapy · ASTHMA Asthma is a disorder of the respiratory pathway, in which the airways become narrow and swell and may produce extra mucus. It is a chronic health condition characterized by difficult breathing, coughing, tightness in the chest, and wheezing (where a whistling sound can be heard). Asthma can happen as a sudden attack that lasts for a few minutes or hours. It can be a chronic condition that can last for many days. Asthma can also occur due to an allergy (to dust, pollen, smoke, and pet dander). The General Medicine Department at Vithas Hospital San Jose carries out the diagnosis and treatment of various pathologies. It provides the first level of medical care. Vithas Hospital San Jose provides efficient treatment of diseases with a maximum rate of recovery and their professionals provide personalized attention to every patient. · BREAST SURGERY Breast surgery is performed on the breast. It has various types, including breast reduction surgery, augmentation mammoplasty, mastectomy, lumpectomy, breast-conserving surgery, breast lift surgery, surgery for breast abscess or biopsy. Vithas Hospital San Jose has high-level specialized units in Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery. Their team of doctors has proven experience in this field. Breast reconstruction with subcutaneous cell tissue transplants is carried out with the most advanced techniques and technology. Their plastic surgery service collaborates with other units to offer functional and effective services. It provides a global treatment to patients to improve health and body image. · HIGH-RISK PREGNANCIES Women’s life has well-defined developmental stages, and health management through all these stages is necessary for their well-being. In a high-risk pregnancy, there are potential complications that could affect the mother, baby, or both. High blood pressure, obesity, diabetes, epilepsy, thyroid disease, and infections can increase pregnancy risks. The Obstetrics Specialty at Vithas Hospital San Jose is integrated into maternal care. They show particular interest in the moments before pregnancy, pregnancy control, and recommendations on habits and diet, prenatal diagnosis, delivery, and postpartum. They have the most advanced technology for diagnosis through obstetric ultrasound in three and four dimensions. It allows the visualization of the fetus and is indicated at any time during the development of labor. · DEPRESSION Depression is a mood disorder. It is defined as feelings of sadness, loss, or anger that interfere with a person’s daily activities. It is considered a severe medical condition that worsens if not treated properly. Causes of depression range from biological to circumstantial. Risk factors for depression include low self-esteem, a history of mental illness, certain medications, and stressful events. Vithas Hospital San Jose deals with preventing, evaluating, diagnosing and treating mental disorders. The team of specialists at this hospital conducts psychiatric interviews and psycho-diagnostic tests to assess the patient’s situation. They rehabilitate people and ensure their autonomy and adaptation to their social environment. · GROWTH HORMONE THERAPY Growth hormone therapy involves using growth hormone as a prescription medication. Growth hormone is produced by the master gland (pituitary gland) of the body. It stimulates growth and cell reproduction. Children with growth hormone deficiency look younger than other children of their age. It causes low self-esteem in them. Vithas Hospital San Jose treats all pathologies related to hormonal disorders that affect a child. Hormonal disorders frequently compromise growth and development in children. Their endocrinologists collaborate with other medical specialties and provide personalized care and treatment to every child. They have clinical experience in the follow-up of these pathologies. · SPINAL TUMOR Spinal tumor is an abnormal growth in the spinal cord or spinal canal. Spinal tumors cause pain, neurological problems, and sometimes paralysis. It can be life-threatening and causes permanent disability. Treatment of spinal tumors includes surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, or other medications. Vithas Hospital San Jose provides specialized health services in the field of oncology. It offers comprehensive, integrated, and quality personalized attention to their patients. The specialists in this hospital also provide the emotional, social, and psychological support that the patient and their family members need. They use advanced technology, and their healthcare process is entirely computerized, so the patient’s safety is guaranteed. · PHYSICAL THERAPY Physical therapy deals with illnesses or injuries that limit the person’s ability to perform functional activities in daily life. Physical therapy includes prescription of specific exercises, manual therapy, and other interventions. Physical therapy maintains and restores the maximum movement and functional ability of the person. Vithas Hospital San Jose pays special attention to the prevention and treatment of sports injuries. Their unit incorporates the latest technology in physiotherapy. Their physiotherapy plan consists of individual treatment for every patient at the center. The specialists continuously monitor the patient and ensure complete recovery of the patient. Vithas Hospital San Jose is committed to excellent healthcare. They are making a permanent investment in better infrastructures and technological and professional endowments. The hospital’s team is a pivotal piece to achieve this medical excellence. Their medical staff, including doctors, nurses, or laboratory technicians, ensure that the comprehensive care of the hospital is at the service of the patient.