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.
Dermatology is the medical specialty that diagnoses and surgically treats the largest human organ - the skin.
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.
Neurology is the medical specialty that studies diseases of the Nervous System (brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscle).
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.
Cancer occurs when a normal cell loses its normal control mechanisms and acquires uncontrolled growth. A multitude of genetic and environmental factors increase the risk of developing cancer.
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.
Paediatrics is the medical specialty dedicated to the care of children and adolescents, in all aspects of preventive and curative medicine.
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.
The object of Plastic Surgery is the reconstruction of a part of the human body, for medical or cosmetic reasons. Plastic Surgery includes Cosmetic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery.
Plastic Reconstructive Surgery is used to repair or rebuild an area of skin and the underlying tissue that has been damaged or destroyed by an accident, illness, congenital anomaly or has been modified due to ageing.
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.
Clinical Psychology includes prevention, promotion and treatment on an individual, in the search for a better understanding of an individual’s thoughts, feeling and behaviour.
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.