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Clínica Particular AlgarveShopping

00h00m

Medical Emergency

Clínica Particular de Vilamoura

00h00m

Medical Emergency

Hospital Particular Alvor

00h25m

Medical Emergency

00h00m

Paediatrics

Hospital Particular Gambelas

00h19m

Medical Emergency

00h17m

Paediatrics

Centro Médico Internacional VRSA

00h00m

Medical Emergency

Hospital São Camilo Portimão

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Medical Emergency

Hemodinamic Unit


The Hemodynamic Department of the Hospital Particular do Algarve is part of U.I.C (Unidade Cardiovascular do Algarve), which was inaugurated in 2001, the first Hemodynamic Unit south of Setubal.

Diagnostic examinations are carried out in this department.  Therapeutic and  invasive  procedures are also performed with the introduction of catheters and stents in the vascular system, under local anesthesia.

The team that carries out these procedures is made up of the most experienced specialists in diagnostic and endovascular treatment (introduction of Catheters) in the country.


Invasive Diagnostic Exams 

  • Cardiac Catheterization;
  • Chronograph and Ventriculography (diagnosis of coronary disease);
  • Peripheral Angiography  (carotid arteries, aorta, limbs, brain and kidneys);
  • Electrophysiological Studies necessary in  the diagnosis of cardiac arrhythmias.

Invasive Therapeutic Exams

  • Angioplasty with stents;
  • Carotid Angioplasty with stents and distal protection filters;
  • Peripheral   Angioplasty (lower limbs);
  • Renal Angioplasty;
  • Placing of Filters in the  vena cava;
  • Arrhythmia ablation;
  • Placement of Pacemakers;
  • Placement  of Cardiac Defibrillators.

SERVICE AVAILABLE IN THE FOLLOWING HEALTH UNIT