Clinical services

From the  clinical point of view, all our hospitals have the following basic services to offer to our patient coming for medical treatment abroad.

  • Hospitalization
  • Intensive Care
  • Diagnostic Imaging Department
  • Accident and Emergency Department
  • Laboratory and Blood Bank
  • Surgical Area (Operating rooms)

Medical specialties

The clinical departments of our hospitals include the following specialties:

  • Alergology
  • Anesthesiology
  • Cardiology Unit
    • Clinical Cardiology
    • Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Unit
    • Hemodynamics ( Interventional Cardiology)
    • Cardiac Surgery
  • Chest Medicine
  • Dermatology
  • Endocrinology
  • ENT
  • Gastroenterology with Endoscopy Unit.
  • General Surgery
    • Coloproctology Unit
    • Obesity surgical Unit
  • Gynecology and Obstetrics
    • Fertility Unit
    • Breast Pathology Unit
  • Intensive Care
  • Internal Medicine
  • Maxilo-facial Surgery
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology and Neurophysiology
  • Neurosurgery
    • Back Pain Unit
  • Odontology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatrics
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Preventive Medicine – Health Check Unit
  • Rheumatology
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Traumatology and Orthopaedics
    • Arthroscopy Unit
  • Urology
  • Vascular Surgery

Clinical activity


Both hospitals, IMED Levante and IMED Elche are acute general hospitals performing high complexity activity. We deal with either acute episodes or scheduled procedures. We also collaborate  with our national health service in programs to reduce the surgical waiting  and we treat patients coming through the cross border healthcare legislation.


To describe briefly the type of clinical and surgical activity,  a list of the type of procedures and number is included:

Type of procedure Number of procedures
Endoscopy ( Gastroenterology) 3.398
Cardiac electrofisiology 116
Cardiac Surgery ( 2011  waiting list for local HA) 234
General Surgery 2.782
Plastic Surgery 2.275
Vascular Surgery 247
Dermatology 433
Ginecology 1.881
Neurosurgery 549
ENT 557
Traumatology and orthopaedic surgery 3.621
Urology 868