General Surgery and Internal Medicine are the basic specialties of hospital care.
General Surgery is very comprehensive, and it is used in diagnosing and treating numerous diseases.
The progressive scientific and technologic development in recent years has increased the complexity of this specialty, and motivated general surgeons to further differentiate in more specific fields, striving to excel in each of the latter.
Areas of intervention
In Hospital da Ordem Terceira do Chiado you will find experienced surgeons in the main surgical areas, of which we highlight:
- Gastric esophageal pathology
- Surgical treatment of gastro esophageal reflux
- Pathology of the gallbladder and bile duct
- Endocrinal (thyroid) surgery
- Breast surgery (senology)
- Varicose veins and vein diseases (vein clinic)
- Colonic-rectal surgery (colon and rectum cancer)
- Proctology (diseases of the rectum and anus)
- Treatment of diabetic foot and chronic lower limb ulcers.
• Video surgery applied to the aforementioned domains