Healthcare in Spain

Spanish Healthcare consists of both private and public healthcare, with some hospitals (hospitales) and healthcare centres (centros de salud) offering both private (privado) and state healthcare services (asistencia sanitaria pública). You don’t need to have private health insurance to get medical treatment in Spain but it usually allows you to get faster treatment for non-emergency … Continue reading Healthcare in Spain

Chickenpox: Get a Shot, Avoid the Dots!

It feels like a fever. Or maybe a cold. But when you look in the mirror and see spots, you know it’s not a game of connect-the-dots. It’s chickenpox. And chickenpox sure do itch! Here’s why: After the red spots appear on your body, they fill up with a clear liquid. These liquid-filled blisters are … Continue reading Chickenpox: Get a Shot, Avoid the Dots!

Turó Park Medical Center – Architecture Project

On January 19th 2017, Turó Park Medical Center opened it’s doors. Founded by Dr. Madeleine Smit, a Dutch native relocated in Barcelona, this private medical center has a specific focus on foreign patients (expats, tourists, business travelers). Turó Park Medical Center is an architecture project from IsabelLopezVilalta+Asociados, an very well known studio from Barcelona. Isabel … Continue reading Turó Park Medical Center – Architecture Project

Women’s Health: Your Health At Every Age.

As a woman, you need some special exams and screenings. Unique issues include pregnancy, menopause, and conditions of the female organs. Women can have a healthy pregnancy by getting early and regular prenatal care. They should also get recommended breast cancer, cervical cancer, and bone density screenings. Women and men also have many of the … Continue reading Women’s Health: Your Health At Every Age.

Understanding Asthma

Asthma is a chronic disease involving the airways in the lungs. These airways, or bronchial tubes, allow air to come in and out of the lungs. If you have asthma your airways are always inflamed. They become even more swollen and the muscles around the airways can tighten when something triggers your symptoms. This makes … Continue reading Understanding Asthma

Hyaluronic Acid

Hyaluronic Acid (Hyaluronic Acid, Sodium Hyaluronate, HA) naturally occurs in the skin and plays an important role in maintaining moisture and creating fullness. This essential molecule however has a short lifecycle in skin, with 30%-50% degrading every 24 hours. With age, the skin’s ability to produce hyaluronic acid decreases. Production starts to decline in the … Continue reading Hyaluronic Acid

Insurance Policies

The TPMC team want you to focus on your health and treatment more than anything, which is why we are happy to tell you that we accept most insurance policies. So if you have health insurance, that’s great! Here at Turó Park Medical Center you can choose any doctor of any specialty and get 80-100% … Continue reading Insurance Policies

Most Common Speech Disorders

Speech-language pathology is a field of expertise practiced by a clinician known as a speech-language pathologist (SLP), also called speech and language therapist or speech therapist, who specializes in the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of Speech Disorders, cognition, voice disorders, and swallowing disorders. Speech disorders affect verbal fluency and the articulation of sounds, that is, … Continue reading Most Common Speech Disorders

Men’s Full Medical Check Up

Are You Up To Date With Your Health? We get so caught up with things in life that sometimes it seems like we just forget to take good care of ourselves. Are you drinking enough water? Are you eating properly? Exercising regularly? When was the last time you got a Full Medical Check up? Regular … Continue reading Men’s Full Medical Check Up

Book Your Appointments Online!

Did you know that at Turó Park Medical Center you can book your appointments online? It’s quick and easy. To book an appointment you can click here. Once you are on our website, choose the doctor you want to see, the day and the time of your preference. Now, fill in your information and press … Continue reading Book Your Appointments Online!