Medical Activities

Medical Activities

The Orthopedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Trauma Care Division performs 6 700 procedures each year in all areas of orthopedic reconstructive surgery and trauma in adults.  
There are more than 120 beds spread throughout 6 care units, which makes it one of the largest specialized institutions in Western Europe.

Medical activities

The activities of the Division for Therapeutic Education for Chronic Diseases are primarily aimed at those with diabetes or obesity, with the purpose of preventing the medical and psychosocial complications of these conditions.
 

The ultimate purpose of the Division's medical activities is to teach patients how to manage their chronic diseases in the long term, in order to improve quality of life, autonomy and treatment compliance.