waiting times

Hospital Particular Alvor


Medical Emergency

Hospital Particular Gambelas


Medical Emergency

Madeira Medical Center


Medical Emergency

Ana Rita Herculano

Dr.ª Ana Rita Herculano


HPA Units


  • Healthcares:

    GNR · Future Healthcare · Allianz · Advance Care · SAMS Quadros · CGD · PT ACS · ADSE · Medicare · PSP · Médis - CTT · RNA Medical · Multicare · Médis


  • Healthcares:

    Future Healthcare · Allianz · Advance Care · SAMS Quadros · CGD · PT ACS · ADSE · Medicare · Médis · RNA Medical · Multicare · Médis - CTT


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August 2018

Academic qualifications

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 experience

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 or educational experience

Author and coauthor 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 areas of activity within the HPA

Consultations and Exams

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