10 Best Summer Foods

By |2018-10-20T17:34:43+00:007 August, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Summer is the perfect time to switch to flip-flops, but did you know it's also the right time to change your diet? Being outdoors more often—and sweating—ups your risk for health problems such as dehydration, skin sensitivities, and vitamin and mineral deficiencies. The simple (and delicious) solution? Eat local, in-season fruits. Their nutrients are at their peak in the summer! We picked 10 best foods to help your body look and feel its best during the hottest time [...]

Prognathism: what is it and how to recognize it?

By |2018-10-20T17:38:19+00:004 August, 2018|Categories: Blog|

What is Prognathism? Prognathism refers to a protruding jaw. It is also called an extended chin or Habsburg jaw. The condition is usually a sign of an underlying condition. Talk to your doctor if you suspect your jaw is protruding. Recognizing Prognathism You have mandibular prognathism if your bottom jaw extends further out than it should. Maxillary prognathism occurs when your upper jaw protrudes. In bimaxillary prognathism, both jaws stick out further than the rest of your face. [...]

Food Intolerence Test – A200

By |2018-10-20T17:59:07+00:003 August, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Living with a food intolerance or allergy can be a huge hassle. So it’s surprising how many people think they have sensitivities to certain foods — and alter their lives accordingly — when they really never did a single test to be sure of their convictions. Some very real and potentially life-threatening food allergies appear to be on the rise. For example, a 2010 report comparing surveys of U.S. found a steady increase in allergies to peanuts and [...]

Guide to health insurance system in Spain

By |2018-10-20T17:37:16+00:0025 April, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Spain has both public and private healthcare systems. All workers in Spain (no matter if they are Spaniards, foreign employees, self-employed foreigners) usually have to contribute to Spanish National Health System (SNS – Seguridad Social), This system gives them and their families access to the free basic healthcare. All residents in Spain have access to the free public health system, but private insurance is advisable if you’d like more extensive coverage, quicker medical treatment, freely chose a specialist, home [...]

neoBona, the non-invasive prenatal test.

By |2018-10-20T17:50:39+00:0019 April, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Safely detects possible chromosomal abnormalities The future arrival of a new member to your family is always exciting. Already in the firsts weeks, you start asking yourself a thousand questions about your new state and your future baby. Non-invasive prenatal test is a simple blood test that detects possible abnormalities in the future baby, without any risk associated with amniotic fluid punctures. The test can be carried out from the 10th-week of pregnancy onwards, and you'll get your results [...]

How to detect an allergy

By |2018-10-20T18:05:20+00:0015 March, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Prick tests detect if you have any allergies When springtime comes it is very common to notice symptoms such as; mucus, itchy nose, throat or eyes, sneezing, and inflammation, among many others, which indicates we are allergic to some environmental substance. If you have these or other symptoms like hives, rash, breathing difficulty or any other unusual, even if you have lived with it for many years and you don’t think it is something strange, it would be [...]

Acupuncture Workshop

By |2018-05-21T08:05:28+00:009 January, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Hello TPMC Family! This month’s as part of our workshop series we will be talking about Acupuncture. On January 25th you are welcome to join us from 11:00h - 13:00h on our FREE Workshop here at Turó Park Medical Center. Our guest will be the Acupuncturist and Physiotherapist Cyril Alonso and he will answer questions and talk about uses, benefits and treatment risks. What Is Acupuncture? Acupuncture is a technique in which practitioners stimulate specific points on the body—most often [...]

We are looking for a Nurse!

By |2018-05-21T08:06:17+00:0029 November, 2017|Categories: Blog|

We are looking for a Nurse! The Turó Park Medical Center is located in Barcelona’s Zona Alta district and offers an international team of top doctors in Barcelona. We offer a range of specialist medical care including general medicine, pediatrics, dermatology, speech therapy, travel vaccinations, ENT consultancy, orthodontics, cardiology, gynecology, blood tests, dentistry and cosmetic surgery. General Position Description: We are looking for a qualified registered nurse to do Medical Analyses, Vaccinations and to assist our Doctors with whatever [...]

Nutrition Services

By |2018-10-20T17:40:28+00:0018 November, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Stress, digestive problems, circulatory, fatigue, overweight, sleep disturbance, moods ... The nutritional deficiencies or excesses are reflected in the skin, body and face.  Nutrition, together with plastic surgery and cosmetics, an necessary aspect to achieve harmony and beauty. Concepts such as dermo-nutrition (care of the skin through food) or nutrition (basic substances and with specific properties that we obtain from food) are absolutely current and relevant when it comes to maintaining and / or restoring beauty as an [...]

Orthodontics Workshop

By |2018-10-20T17:39:27+00:0014 November, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Hello there! We want to meet our community and get everyone involved, so we decided to host workshops regularly at Turó Park Medical Center. On November 24th you are welcome to join us on our Orthodontics Workshop where Doctor Madeleine Smit  will answer Orthodontic questions for parents and adults and talk about the most modern orthodontics techniques that are out there! All free of charge, drinks and snack provided. Invite your family and friends! Please RSVP by Wednesday [...]