Other specialties include:
We offer you a preoperative anaesthesiologic examination before a diagnostic or surgical procedures to be performed in Special hospital AGRAM of other institution. Our anaesthesiologists provide short-lasting intravenous anaesthesia for diagnostic procedures as well (gastroscopy, colonoscopy).
Cytology is a medical specialty that provides a fast, reliable and almost painless diagnostic analysis of solid organ and tissue changes (puncture of the breast, thyroid gland, lymph nodes and soft tissue tumour) and changes in the uterine cervix (PAP smear) thereby considering your general medical condition and applying individual and multidisciplinary approach in daily work. We perform breast discharge analysis, nasal smear eosinophil count, blood differential test and urine analysis as well.
Dermatology is a medical specialty that integrates diagnostics and treatment of the skin, skin appendages (apocrine glands, sweat glands, sebaceous glands, mammary glands, hair and nails) and visible mucosa. The skin is the largest and most visible organ in the human body, protecting us from microorganisms, trauma, infections, environmental stressors, regulates body temperature, provides sensory function and actively takes part in the immunological response.
Numerous skin changes appear during a lifetime, rarely and discretely or very frequently in some individuals, depending on genetics, skin type and composition. Every skin change, whether pigmented or not, requires a detailed dermatologic examination and usually dermatoscopy which allows a dermatologist to distinguish between various skin changes and estimate which one should be removed and further analyzed and treated.
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Physical medicine and rehabilitation is a medical specialty that combines the preventive program, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitation of various disorders by applying physical methods. A special attention is paid to restoring lost functions and abilities (rehabilitation). Physical medicine covers the treatment of various musculoskeletal disorders, but also the treatment of diseases and conditions which have consequences on the musculoskeletal system. Such diseases include contractures and muscular atrophy after a fracture, brain injury consequences, rehabilitation of patients with cardiovascular diseases etc. Physical medicine and rehabilitation requires team approach, usually leaded by a physical medicine specialist.
Detailed medical history and completed physical examination with the diagnostic work up is the basis of our individualized patient approach in diagnosis and further treatment plan that we provide in Special Hospital AGRAM.
A patient can undergo a subspecialist examination by an abdominal surgeon, gynaecologist, otorhinolaryngologist, orthopaedic surgeon, plastic surgeon and vascular surgeon, as well as minor outpatient surgical procedures under local anaesthesia (lipoma excision, atheroma excision, fibroma excision, mole removal, etc.).
Ophthalmology is a medical specialty that is dealing with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of the eye and visual system. Eye screening is one of the best ways to protect the eyesight, as it can detect eye problems in the beginning, when they are still easy to treat before irreversible changes take place. The dioptre is only a small part of the overall problems since the eyes can be affected by various clinical conditions. We provide numerous tests (computed perimetry, ocular tonometry, retinoscopy, computed refractometry, exophthalmometry, gonioscopy, eye swab, etc.) accompained by ophthalmologists examination to detect the problems related to eyes and visual system and to prescribe further treatment and medical advices.
Otorhinolaryngology is a medical specialty involving assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases affecting the ears, nose and throat, as well as the head and neck, mouth, sinuses, and voice box (larynx). Regular otorhinolaryngologists examination includes detailed medical history combined with standard fiberoptic and otomicroscopic examination expanded, if needed, with available radiologic diagnostic methods (ultrasound, CT, MRI). We provide fast and accurate diagnostics, as well as an adequate treatment and personalized approach.
Proctology is the medical specialty that focuses on diseases of the terminal colon (rectum) and anus. Problems of the terminal colon affect ¾ of adults according to the statistics, so it is necessary to emphasise the importance of early diagnosis and adequate treatment. These methods include proctologic examination and other diagnostic and therapeutic procedures such as proctoscopy, internal haemorrhoid banding, removal or incision of external haemorrhoids etc.
Psychiatry is conventionally determined as a medical specialty investigating genesis, development and manifestation of personality disorders, which arise from a subjective individual life and its interference with an environment. The personality of human beings integrated in the social environment occupy a central place in psychiatry. Psychiatry uses knowledge of other branches of science which deal with human physical and mental health, in order to better understand problems, manifestations of personalities and mental disorders.
Psychiatric treatment can be explained as a therapy method to provide personal support to cope with daily routine, to understand ourselves and others in order to improve the quality of life.
Psychology has intensively developed as a scientific discipline analysing human behaviour and mental processes. Psychological researches focus on the assessment of various aspects of human functioning and try to answer the following question: How do people perceive surrounding objects, other people or themselves? How do children learn a language?, How do children learn to read or write? How do brain structures affect emotions?, What stimulates us to behave in a certain way?, Why are some people more aggressive and outgoing than others?, What makes men and women different? How is the role of intelligence important for school success?, How do people form and change attitudes?, How does stress affect our physical and mental health?, What causes various mental disorders?
Psychology specialists contribute to a better adjustment, more effective behaviour, better problem solving, stimulating creativity and developing human potential of each individual that needs support in some life phases.
Occupational medicine is a preventive specialty primarily providing a high quality service in health promotion, disease prevention and diagnosing occupational diseases.
In order to understand the relationship between work and health, occupational medicine assesses the correlation of employee symptoms and illness with their work, as well as the impact of health state on their work productivity. Occupational medicine promotes a healthy workplace environment. The key to diagnose an occupational disease is a professional medical history, physical examination and workplace exposure assessment.
A network of occupational medicine outpatient offices being part of the top equipped Special hospital AGRAM provides coordinated health care services and promotion of public health, helping all types of organizations to ensure the health and productivity of their employees through clinical care, prevention, disability management, research and education.
Neurology is a medical specialty that is concerned in diagnostics and treatment of neurological disorders caused by pathological processes and structural damages of the central (brain and spinal cord) and peripheral (peripheral nerves) nervous system.
Neurology primarily investigates causes of focal neurologic deficits i.e. signs of functional deficit of specific parts of the body, such as visual impairments that are not caused by an eye disorder, disorders of the facial or skeletal muscles (muscle weakness, clumsiness, sensory deficits – tingling sensation, burning, loss of individual sensory modality), acquired speech disorders, disorders of consciousness. By merging neurologic examination with other available tests as EEG, EMG, TCD and close collaboration with other medical specialities we are providing fast and accurate diagnosis and treatment plans.
Urology is a medical specialty that deals with the aetiology, pathogenesis, diagnostics and treatment of the male and female urinary system, as well as the male reproductive system. Individual approach to every patient , with no age limit, early and accurate diagnosis ensure successful treatment and prevention of common complications such as inflammation, infections or benign prostatic hyperplasia. Early detection of malignant diseases is extremely important for successful treatment.