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LUX MED Puławska Hospital was founded in 2010 is one of 87 hospitals that comprise the LUX MED Group. The group has repeatedly received the ""Star Quality Service and Superbrands Created in Poland"" awards. The hospital is a new multispeciality facility and is equipped with 11 centers of excellence in urology, neurosurgery, pediatrics, and dermatology among others. It is also closely associated with the Polish National Health Fund (NFZ).
Patients have access to a variety of services including WiFi, cable television, and safety deposit boxes. Nanny services and overnight accommodation are provided for patients with small children, and parents can accompany children undergoing surgery to the operating room to reduce anxiety.
LUX MED Hospital is located in a southern district of Warsaw, and is 7 km from the Warsaw Chopin Airport. It is easily accessible by public transport with several bus stops and a tram stop nearby.
The city of Warsaw is the capital of Poland. It features diverse architecture, reflecting the city's complicated history. Visitors can experience Gothic churches, Neoclassical palaces, Baroque homes, Soviet-era blocks and modern skyscrapers. The city was almost completely destroyed during WWII and rebuilt to look exactly as it did before the war.
The Royal Castle in Warsaw is the former residence of the Polish monarchs. It was completed in 1619 and it is now a museum. The Maria Skłodowska-Curie Museum is the birthplace of the famous Marie Curie and is the only biographical museum in the world dedicated to her. Fryderyk Chopin Museum is also located in Warsaw and chronicles one of the most famous composers in the world.
67 procedures across 14 specialties
A cholecystectomy is a surgical procedure that is performed to remove the gallbladder. The gallbladder is an organ located below the liver, which serves the function of collecting and storing bile, which is the fluid produced by the liver, before breaking it down and releasing it into the small intestine.
Some patients will have dissolvable stitches, whereas others return after 7 days to have them removed. Patients who have open surgery will need a longer recovery time.
A colonoscopy is an examination of the large intestine, the colon and rectum, using a small camera.
Patients should arrive at least 2 days before the colonoscopy, as the bowel needs to be cleared the day before the procedure. Patients who have interventional treatment during the colonoscopy, e.g. removal of a polyp, may need slightly longer to recover.
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An appendectomy is a surgical procedure performed to remove the appendix. The appendix is located where the small and large intestine meet and its function is not known. The appendix is usually removed as an emergency procedure when the patient has appendicitis, which is the inflammation of the appendix.
Hernia repair is a surgical procedure performed to repair a hernia, which occurs when tissues or organs protrude through the wall in which they are contained. There are different types of hernias that can occur and these include inguinal hernia, hiatal hernia, and umbilical hernia.
After abdominal surgery, patients should get approval from their surgeon before flying. Traveling too soon after abdominal surgery could result in tearing the sutures. Patients may also find it uncomfortable to carry luggage or sit for long periods.
Inguinal Hernia Surgery
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Gastric ballon treatment involves inserting a deflated ballon into the stomach and then inflating it, in order to help lose weight. The balloon serves the purpose of limiting food intake by taking up space in the stomach and thus creating a sense of fullness after eating small amounts of food.
Patients may experience some pain, nausea or discomfort in the first days after insertion, therefore may need to rest before traveling.
Gastric band surgery is a weight-loss surgery which uses an inflatable silicone band to create a small gastric pouch in the stomach, slowing down food consumption and limiting food intake. The surgery is performed to help patients with weight-loss after non-surgical methods such as change of diet and regular exercise, have failed to produce results.
The doctor should ensure that the patients condition is stable enough to travel.
Gastric sleeve surgery, which may also be referred to as sleeve gastrectomy, is a type of weight-loss surgery in which a large part of the stomach is removed. As a result, the remaining stomach is only around 25% of the size, meaning patients must eat smaller portions, and must modify their diet.
After gastric sleeve surgery, the patient will need to be cleared by the surgeon before flying.
Myringoplasty, also referred to as tympanoplasty, is a surgical procedure to repair a perforated eardrum (the tympanic membrane) usually caused by infection or trauma.
The surgeon should ensure that eardrum has healed before the patient can fly, as changes in air pressure will affect the eardrum.
This procedure treats a Bartholin's cyst through incision and drainage. A Bartholin's cyst is a small fluid filled sac just inside the vagina. The cyst forms on the Bartholin's gland which is a gland that produces fluid that lubriates the vagina, when the glands become blocked. The cyst ranges in size and generally varies between the size of a pea, to the size of marble. If the Bartholin's cyst becomes infected, it is usually referred to as a Bartholin's abscess and generally requires drainage.
It is usually safe to fly afterwards, but depending on the type of procedure, there may be a follow up visit required - e.g. to remove a drainage catheter.
Endometriosis treatment aims to alleviate symptoms of endometriosis through pain medication, hormone therapy, or surgery. Endometriosis is a condition in which the tissue that lines the uterus to develop outside of the uterus. In endometriosis patients, the tissue is often found on the ovaries, in the bowel, or around the pelvis. However, it is not exclusive to these areas of the body, in rare cases, it can be found elsewhere in the body.
The time needed will depend on the type of treatment.
Bunion surgery is a surgical procedure performed to re-align a deformed joint which has formed in the foot. A bunion is a deformity of the big toe which causes the bone and tissue located around the joint to become misaligned and to stick out.
Carpal tunnel surgery, which may also be referred to as carpal tunnel release, is a procedure performed to relieve pain and symptoms caused by carpal tunnel syndrome. Carpal tunnel syndrome is a condition which causes numbness and tingling in the hands or arms. The condition occurs when the nerve in the hand becomes compressed.
Patients may require a follow-up appointment to get stitches removed. If patients need to fly sooner, this should be discussed with the surgeon.
Abdominoplasty, also referred to as a "tummy tuck", is a surgical procedure performed to remove excess fat and skin that has lost its elasticity and to create a firmer and more defined abdomen. The procedure is most commonly performed on women who have excess skin from previous pregnancies, or on patients who have lost a lot of weight and want excess skin removed.
Many surgeons recommend waiting around 2 weeks before flying, and taking precautions against the risk of deep vein thrombosis (DVT). Patients will need approval from the surgeon before travelling.
An arm lift, also referred to as a brachioplasty, is a surgical procedure to firm and reshape the upper arms. The surgeon may use liposuction to remove excess fat and skin and reposition the remaining skin to tighten it.
The patient might have to stay until the sutures can be removed, and should ask the surgeon. It should be possible to fly home within 7 to 10 days.
Breast augmentation is a surgical procedure to change the size and shape of the breasts. While many patients opt to have breast implants inserted to increase breast size, breast augmentation more commonly refers to the enlargement of the breasts using fat transfer.
Circumcision is a surgical procedure to remove the foreskin which covers the glans penis (the tip of the penis). The procedure can be done by cutting around the foreskin with a scalpel, under either a local or general anesthetic. In young patients, there is also the option to use a compression ring, which is applied and causes the foreskin to fall off after several weeks.
Although patients can usually fly straight away, it may be uncomfortable sitting for a long flight.
Kidney stones are deposits of salts and minerals, such as calcium, which form inside the kidney. They are quite common, often more in men than women, and there are many factors that can increase the risk of developing kidney stones.
The time needed will depend on the type of treatment.
Anesthesia is administered to patients to numb a specific area or to make a patient unconscious while performing a procedure. The main types of anesthesia are local, regional, and general anesthetic. They are sometimes given in combination with one another, as well as in combination with oral or intravenous (IV) sedation.
Patients can travel immediately after local anesthetic. After a general anesthetic, patients can travel as soon as the effects have worn off and their condition is stable.
Spinal discs are connected to the vertebrae in the spine, separating each of the vertebrae and acting as a cushion to absorb shock and protect the vertebrae and nerves. The discs have a soft interior filled with a gel-like fluid, which is covered with a harder exterior. A herniated disc, also known as a slipped disc, occurs when the disc's exterior becomes damaged which enables the soft interior to push its way out of the disc. This applies pressure on the nerves and spinal cord, which can cause pain in the back, neck, legs, arms, or buttocks.
The hospital is fully-equipped with the latest technology to perform all diagnoses and surgeries. Arthroscopy is a minimally invasive procedure to examine joints and is regularly performed at the hospital. A high resolution camera sends images to the physician in real-time with minimum discomfort to the patient.
The hospital recently introduced a new method to treat sleep and breathing disorders, including snoring, in their laryngological workshop. The special Pillar technique places small inserts in the soft palate to prevent the vibrations which can effect sleep and cause snoring.
All departments are equipped with modern technology for fast and accurate diagnoses. Gastroscopies, mammograms, smear tests, colonoscopies, and urinalysis are all performed using state-of-the-art equipment
Almost 5000 physicians are employed across the LUX MED Group Medical Centres and they treat patients in over 40 medical specialities. Doctors regularly attend conferences and training to improve their knowledge and skills.
LUX MED’s medical operations are supervised by a Scientific Council. The Council is comprised of renowned practitioners and professors across several disciplines. It oversees and advises on new and existing procedures and standards. It works closely with a Boston-based organisation called Best Doctors, giving it access to some of the world’s most qualified doctors.
Verified Review This review was provided by a patient that booked using the MEDIGO platform. It was submitted through our internal review system and is 100% genuine
The reception staff were helpful and polite.
The consultation by Dr. Lukasz Ulatowski for otoplasty was professional. The doctor was very honest in discussing the risks, the benefits, and the risk of recurrence.
In my specific case, he advised me not to operate the soft tissue of the lobe. For this reason he reimbursed the deposit we had paid in advance.
Very, very correct.
Il personale della reception si è dimostrato disponibile e cortese.
La visita effettuata dal dottor Lukasz Ulatowski per otoplastica è stata professionale.
Il professore ha rimarcato bene il rischio beneficio dell'operazione e molto onestamente anche il rischio di recidiva.
Nel nostro caso specifico ci ha consigliato di non operare i tessuti molli del lobo e per questo motivo ci ha fatto rimborsare interamente la percella della visita che avevamo pagato anticipatamente.
Molto, molto corretto
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