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Hospital Particular Alvor


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Hospital Particular da Madeira


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Madeira Medical Center


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Dr.ª Joana Macedo


HPA Units


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Healthcares:

    Future Healthcare · SAMS Quadros · Advance Care · Generali · Convenção RAM/IASaúde · RNA Medical · SAMS/SIB · CGD · Allianz


Português, Inglês e Espanhol


June 2013


Since 2012 - Specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Hospital Central do Funchal

2011 - Postgraduate Degree in Pain Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto

2011 - Internship of 3 months in Neurological Rehabilitation - Institut Guttmann - Hospital de Neurorehabilitation, Barcelona

2009 - Post-Graduation in Acupuncture by ICBAS of the University of Porto and Portuguese Medical Society of Acupuncture

2000-2006 - Degree in Medicine by the Institute of Biomedical Sciences Abel Salazar, University of Porto.

Professional Activity

Since October 2016 - Management of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at MMC

Since 2012 - Hospital Assistant of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Hospital Central do Funchal

2008-2012 - Internship of Specific Training / Specialty in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, where I had the opportunity to work in several Hospitals: Central Hospital of Funchal, Centro Hospitalar do Porto - General Hospital of Santo António, Hospital de São João in Porto and Institut Guttmann in Barcelona

2007-2008 - Medical Internship - Funchal Central Hospital

Scientific/Pedagogical Activity

Member of the Global Scientific and Advisory Board of the World Association for Health and Wellness Tourism (AMTSBE).

Presentation of several scientific papers as author and co-author in national and international scientific meetings.

Author of scientific papers published in scientific journals.

Participant in several Courses, Workshops, Congresses and national and international Scientific Meetings, namely in the areas of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Main practice areas in HPA Group

Outpatient Consultations

Performance of Complementary Diagnostic Means: Urodynamic Studies

HPA Articles

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation – HPM






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