the ´One Stop Clinic´ concept is adapted, offering care and treatment from the best medical and surgical specialists, in a comfortable 5-star facility.
Recognized for having the best specialists in all clinical and surgical areas, the “Centro Cirúrgico de Coimbra” also is an international reference in Ophthalmology for its innovative surgical solutions and differentiated approaches.
For the first time ever, a child with retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) was here treated with a new successful approach. Also a new unique surgical technique was developed to treat congenital optic pit (a depression of the optic nerve of the eye).
Ophthalmic surgeries were here recorded in 3D, a new technique, never used before. And with the effort of ophthalmic specialist, an online Atlas of Ophthalmology was created, illustrating hundreds of different clinical cases, with more than 12 thousand images.