Due to the growing number of allergic reactions which affect a growing number of people nowadays, the Hospital Particular do Algarve has the Specialty of Allergology.
The first unit in the Algarve and indeed in the southern region of the country to have Interventional Cardiology was the Hospital Particular do Algarve in Alvor. Cardiovascular diseases remain the leading cause of death or disability in Portugal.
Gastrenterology comes from the Greek gastro (stomach) + entero (intestines) and is a (non-surgical) medical specialty that involves the study, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive system.
This Medical Specialty deals with the study, diagnosis and treatment of diseases susceptible to surgical procedures.
Nephrology is a medical specialty devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the urinary tract primarily related to the kidneys. The doctor who specializes in diseases of the urinary system is called a nephrologist.
A neuropsicologia cognitiva estuda o modo como alterações ao nível do cérebro (traumáticas ou de desenvolvimento) poderão modificar o comportamento e as capacidades cognitivas.
This area of medicine studies mainly the central nervous system. Meuroradiology covers diagnostic studies and therapeutic intervention in multiple imaging techniques applied to the skull, neck and spine.
Midwifery deals with maternal and fetal health, from conception to delivery, ensuring the welfare of the mother and fetus
Ophthalmology is the specialty that deals with all diseases related to the eyes and surrounding area. Ophthalmology uses various means of treatment , medical, pharmaceutical and surgical techniques.
Orthopedics is a surgical specialty that studies and treats pathology of the musculoskeletal system, bones, muscles and joints, from where the spinal column and the head is excluded.
At the Hospital Particular do Algarve the Chronic Pain Clinic consists of a team of anesthesiologists with specific expertise in this area.
A cardiologia pediátrica, é a especialidade médica que lida com as doenças congénitas e as doenças cardíacas adquiridas em idade pediátrica, desde a conceção até à idade adulta.
Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (Physiatry) is the medical specialty responsible for the evaluation and organization of the Rehabilitation Program of individuals with disabling conditions and co -morbidities in all age groups.
Podiatry is the medical science that studies the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of problems to do with the feet and their repercussions to the human body.
Proctology is an area of Gastroenterology dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of benign and malignant diseases of the anal canal and of the perianal region.
The Hospital Particular do Algarve is equipped with up to date equipment and the latest technology in Radiology equipment with a fully qualified and experienced technical team, operating in a hospital environment.
Consulta para deixar de fumar onde é realizada uma avaliação do fumador e efectuado um tratamento personalizado.
Prevention, assessment, treatment and scientific study of human communication and related disorders. In this context human communication encompasses all processes associated with comprehension, oral and written language.