- The main objective of this new €1 million investment facility is to bring the services of Vithas Xanit International Hospital closer to Gibraltarian patients
- The clinic is located in the very heart of Gibraltar, in the residential area of Midtown and offers a great number of medical specialities
Vithas, through its Vithas Xanit International Hospital, will be opening a clinic offering medical specialities next Monday (16th May) set up in the heart of Gibraltar, more specifically in the residential area of Midtown, after making an investment of €1 million. The purpose of this clinic is to bring the services offered at Vithas Xanit International Hospital closer to the Gibraltarians. Vithas Xanit International Hospital is a facility accredited by the Joint Commission International which has extensive experience in catering for patients from Gibraltar since 2006.
Vithas Xanit Gibraltar clinic is spread out over two floors and has five multi-purpose consulting rooms, as well as a nursing consultation, a blood-sampling room with a laboratory area and a radiology room using the most-advanced direct digital radiography technology. Patients shall have access to a great number of specialities, including general practitioners, ophthalmology, cardiology, cardiovascular clinic services, pneumology, traumatology, urology, neurosurgery, paediatrics...
On the occasion of the launch of the clinic, Mr. Jose Antonio Rodenas, Managing Director of the Vithas Xanit International Hospital, has stated that "we are very happy to open this clinic, which will bring Vithas professionals closer to the Gibraltarian population", he explained.
In addition, Ms. Mercedes Mengibar, Regional Managing Director of Andalucia for Vithas, pointed out that "Vithas Xanit Gibraltar clinic will stand out for offering the same high-quality service offered in Vithas hospitals, providing the best patient experience".
Among the heads of service who will lead each medical speciality, we have Dr Benjamin Lopez (Neurosurgery), Dr Juan Arocena (Urology), Dr Angel Cilveti (Ophthalmology), Dr Antonio Narvaez (Traumatology), Dr Pedro Aranda (Vascular Surgery), Dr Gomez Doblas (Cardiology) and Dr Gustavo De Luiz (Pneumology), just to name a few. All these professionals have extensive experience and they also lead the services of their respective specialities at Vithas Xanit International Hospital or Vithas Malaga.
The project has been carried out by Art Designs Ltd, while Lopez Landa Interiors has been in charge of the construction. Its design pays special attention to patient comfort, making the most of natural lighting and using cutting-edge design and technology.
Vithas Group is made up of 19 hospitals and 31 medical and assistance facilities distributed throughout 13 Spanish provinces. There are 11,300 professionals who make up Vithas and who have successfully made it one of the leaders in Spanish healthcare. In addition, the Group integrates the following institutions: Fundacion Vithas, Vithas Red Diagnosticathe buying centre PlazaSalud24; and it also has a share in Red Asistencial Juaneda, the first hospital group in the Balearic Islands.
The corporate strategy of Vithas, belonging to the Goodgrower group, is based on accredited healthcare quality, patient experience, research and innovation, and a social and environmental undertaking.