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Dr.ª Ana Rita Herculano


HPA Units


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Portuguese, English


August 2018

Academic Training

Graduated at the Faculty of Medicine in Lisbon (2006);

Graduated at the Military Academy in Military Sciences (2006);

Internship Central Hospital in Lisbon (2007 - 2008);

Complementary Internship in Gastroenterology at  Hospital de Egas Moniz in Lisbon (2008 - 2014);

Specialist in Gastroenterology (2014).

Professional Activity

Out-Patient Consultations in Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, and Proctology;

Therapeutic endoscopy: polypectomies / mucosectomies, elastic lactation of esophageal varices,  placement of Percutaneous Gastrostomy and placement of Intra Gastric Balloons; emergency endoscopy; videoconvasive enteroscopy.

Scientific / Pedagogical Activity

Author and co-author of several scientific publications, national and international indexed (Pubmed);

Distinguished with 4 awards in the area of Gastroenterology, highlighting the best work published in the Portuguese Journal  of Gastroenterology in 2013;

Participated in several international/national clinical research projects (prospective) in the area of Hepatology and Inflammatory Bowel Disease;

Participated in lectures in postgraduate courses/projects, contributing to the accomplishment and publishing of articles on National Guidelines.

Main Practice Areas at HPA

Consultations and Exams

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