If physical examination, mammography or other imaging study shows a suspicious change in one of your breasts, the next step may be a biopsy.
During a breast biopsy, a sample of breast tissue is taken. A pathologist (a doctor who is a specialist in the diagnosis of disease) then examines this tissue under the microscope to determine whether it contains any cancerous cells. [Continue Reading]
“Currently, almost all shoulder conditions can be treated using shoulder arthroscopy, it has truly revolutionised treatment, reducing the recovery period enormously.”
The shoulder is a complex joint which provides us with extensive movement of the arm, enabling normal day-to-day function as well as the ability to work and enjoy taking part in sport, the arts and much more. As a result, any abnormality has significant repercussions on our daily livesa. [Continue Reading]
Photodynamic therapy is a therapeutic procedure which combines the application of a cream (a photosensitising agent) with the posterior exposition to light from a special lamp for a specific period of time for the treatment of various skin diseases. [Continue Reading]
3D mammography, also known as Tomosynthesis, is better at detecting masses in dense breasts than traditional 2D mammography.
Having dense breasts makes detection of cancer on mammography more difficult. Dense tissue appears white on the image, which can obscure cancerous tumours. [Continue Reading]
With more than thirty years of professional experience, both in the public and private healthcare system, Dr. Salvador Álvarez Martín joins the HC Marbella team as a specialist in Family and Community Medicine. [Continue Reading]
Do you want to reduce those expression lines, some caused by over-use of new technological devices, for example, frown lines, crow’s feet, or wrinkles in the neck? We concentrate on the latter in the most innovative treatment, exclusive to Marbella.
La Esclerosis Múltiple (EM) es una enfermedad crónica que daña la mielina del sistema nervioso central. Afecta muy especialmente a pacientes jóvenes a partir de los 20 años.
La epilepsia es un trastorno neurológico crónico que afecta a personas de todas las edades.
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