- ISO certification: 9001
- Hospital has liabillity insurance
Number of doctors900
Number of beds440
DIAGNOSTIC & THERAPEUTIC CENTER OF ATHENS (DTCA) HYGEIA SA was the first private hospital to operate in Greece and is one of the largest private hospital units in the country. It is also the first and only hospital in Greece to have been accredited by Joint Commission International (JCI), the leading accreditation worldwide for Quality and Safety Standards in Healthcare Services. Operating for the last 40 years, it has been offering ground-breaking and superior quality services to its patients, putting safety first. HYGEIA is an innovator in its field and strives to continuously upgrade its services both in terms of infrastructure and organization. Setting as its main priority to fully address the growing demands of its patients and to keep up with the advancement of medical science, it truly justifies its leading position in the area of healthcare and has shaped an environment rife with credibility, innovation and respect for people and the gift of life.
Our primary focus is twofold:
– high quality healthcare to our patients and their families
– commitment to patient safety
We shape our mission, values and quality policy towards overall continuous improvement, while at the same time achieving our strategic priorities on corporate excellence.
CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE
✓ Heart Center
The HYGEIA Group’s Heart Center is the first fully organized and dedicated private Heart Center in Greece. It offers comprehensive treatment for all heart conditions, from fetus to adult. The Heart Center is equipped with the latest technology in cardiology, interventional cardiology, cardiac surgery and imaging; state-of-theart equipment; the only Hybrid Operating Room in Greece; and fully qualified scientific and nursing staff.
✓ Multidisciplinary Hybrid Operating Room The first one of its kind in Greece and one of the most contemporary in Europe for performing complicated surgical procedures under maximum safety, speed and reliability conditions.
✓ Robotic Surgery
State-of-the-art technology for extremely accurate and effective procedures.
Molecular imaging in oncology, neurology and cardiology. The first PET/CT Department to operate in Greece.
✓ Gamma Knife Brain Radiosurgery
The only center in Europe to offer a complete range of new equipment for performing radiosurgery on the entire body.
✓ Neurosurgery and Interventional
Neuroradiology Specializing in the treatment of CNS vascular malformations and embolisms.
✓ Transcatheter Heart Valves
The first Transcatheter Heart Valve Department in Greece and one of the first worldwide.
✓ Radiation Oncology Centre
Centre of Excellence for Stereotactic Radiotherapy/ Radiosurgery according to the International Radiosurgery Association.
✓ Cardiac Magnetic Resonance
Pioneers in cardiac imaging.
✓ Clinical Laboratories
Lab tests using state-of-the-art equipment and a special IT system.
✓ Endoscopic Paranasal and Skull
Base Surgery Specialized and comprehensive treatment for the entire range of conditions affecting the nose, the paranasal sinuses
Our departments and medical specialties
Head of department: Allergy-immunology
Allergy is a reaction to a substance by the immune system. Immunology is about infections of the immune system. Immunotherapy are treatments that use the body’s own immune system to fight diseases. Doctors who specialize in this area are called allergist and immunologists doctors.
Head of department: Anesthesiology
Anesthesia, diagnosis and treatment of chronic pain, sleep disorders and hospice and palliative care. Doctors who specialize in this area are called anesthesiologists.
Bariatric and weight loss surgery
Head of department: Bariatric and weight loss surgery
Treatments of obesity, which relates to health problems of overweight persons. Doctors who specialize in this area are called obesity doctors or bariatric surgery doctors.
Colon and rectal surgery
Cosmetic and plastic surgery
Head of department: Dental
Also called stomatology, covering teeth and mouth health. Staff working with dentistry are usually dentists, dental hygienists and dental technicians.
Ear Nose and Throat
Head of department: Gastroenterology
Disorders of the digestive system including the pancreas and liver. Doctors who specialize in this area are called gastroenterologists.
Medical check up
Medical genetics and genomics
Oral and maxillofacial surgery
Physical medicine and rehabilitation
Head of department: Urology
Treatment of the male and female urinary-tract system and the male reproductive organs. Doctors who specialize in this area are called urologists.