Advanced technology in the Department of Imaging

The Hospital has been going through a deep process of digital transformation, acquiring the last technology in comparison to world reference centers in all its diagnostic areas. The year began with a new milestone in the commitment to quality and medical excellence in the Imaging...

Phototherapy: state-of-the-art technology for therapeutics in skin diseases

The Department of Dermatology has incorporated narrow-band UVB ultraviolet radiation phototherapy equipment for the treatment of inflammatory dermatological diseases. Phototherapy has an anti-inflammatory and antiproliferative action, acting at the molecular level, thus slowing down the cell...

Cochlear Implant Program

The British Hospital was pioneer in carrying out the first cochlear implant in the country, in an adult, in the year 1994, and in a child, in 1999, and it was also pioneer in the detection of neonatal hearing loss or deafness, for many years before it was required by the law to be done. It was...

Heart Surgery and Hemodynamics

For several years, the Hospital has been working to provide Cardiac Surgery and Hemodynamics services in order to be perfectionated as a General Practitioner Center. Recently, the “Fondo Nacional de Recursos and the MSP” have informed the Hospital that it will have the possibility to...

Physiotherapy: New and modern area

On the 14thof march, the Physiotherapy service of our Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine Department, moved to the second floor of II Batlle Polyclinic. The new area has 9 doctor's offices and 2 gyms which are opened from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., from Mondays to Fridays. One of the gyms is for...

Imaging: New Diagnostic Studies

Betting on innovation in technology, the Department of Diagnostic Imaging has incorporated new studies to provide the best service to our members. In the last month, the service has incorporated a last generation medical equipment of BONE DENSITOMETRY, HOLOGIC MODEL HORIZON A BRAND. It has a TBS...

World leading technology for laser surgery

The British Hospital incorporated True-Blue Laser, which allows bloodless coagulation, vaporization and surgery. The British Hospital incorporated cutting-edge technology for laser surgery and trained professionals abroad from Otolaryngology Department to optimize its use and enhance the...

Microscope for Neurosurgery

Our Surgical Block has incorporated a new high-resolution microscope for neurosurgical operations. Thus, the specialty and the neurosurgery team have the most modern equipment in the country for interventions of this...