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InterMed 2017 exhibitor 'Acibadem Hospitals' opens a clinic of new generation in Istanbul

Acibadem Altunizade is a clinic of new generation in Istanbul
InterMed 2017 exhibitor 'Acibadem Hospitals' opens a clinic of new generation in Istanbul
A new 23rd clinic of well-known international chain of hospitals Acibadem, opened its doors in March 2017 in Altunizade district in Istanbul is the most modern medical institution in Turkey due to the unique infrastructure, latest technology, stellar team of doctors and exceptional service in all medical fields. Today it is available to both local residents and international patients.
The total area of the new clinic Acibadem Altunizade is 98 thousand square metres and it is the largest medical institution not only in Istanbul but throughout Turkey. It contains 442 beds, including 134 single rooms, 18 wards of higher comfort (suit room) and 4 VIP-house rooms (king room), 74 intensive care rooms, 32 emergency rooms.
The hospital has 14 operating rooms, including unique hybrid operating rooms equipped with the latest technology. Advanced diagnostic equipment that is used there (the Latest 3 Tesla MRI scanner, CT scanner 128-Slice CT, a Robotic Angiographic System), allows to conduct research during operation that increases the efficiency of treatment and protects patients from complications and from the need for repeated surgical intervention.
This unique infrastructure enables physicians to achieve good results while carrying out highly complex operations in the areas of neurosurgery, cardiovascular surgery, orthopedics and otolaryngology. For example, it can help doctors to check whether the brain tumor was removed during surgery, making the treatment success reach one hundred percent.

Clinic Acibadem Altunizade has the most modern Oncology centre in Turkey, gathering under one roof the world's best technologies of diagnostics and treatment of cancer. Various types of malignant and benign tumors are treated there by using the latest methods in oncosurgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, iodotherapie, tomotherapy, immunotherapy, targeted therapy, cell therapy – bone marrow transplantation.
On the basis of the medical institution There are various specialised Centres of Excellence: Neurosurgery Centre, Breast Cancer Treatment Clinic,  Centre of Orthopedics and Traumatology, working together with Sports injuries Centre and Orthopedic Laboratory, Centre of Interventional Neuroradiological Surgery, Centre of Robotic surgery, Centre of Bone marrow Transplant, which works in cooperation with the Centre for stem cell,  Lymphedema Centre,  Physical Therapy Centre, Cell therapy Centre for the preservation of pregnancy, the Centre of dentistry, Centre of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Angiography Centre, Centre of treatment with Radioactive Iodine and IVF Centre.
Acibadem Altunizade clinic contains the most advanced international medical technologies that have no analogues in Turkey and are presented only in a few medical centres around the world.
The unique device of the latest generation ‘Gamma Knife ICON’ that is considered to be the ‘gold standard’ in stereotactic radiosurgery, is capable to conduct treatment of brain tumors and cerebrovascular diseases without open surgery just during one session. Patients are free from pain, scars, anesthesia, postoperative complications and long rehabilitation period. The procedure is made under the guidance of skilled team of specialists who made more than 6,000 operations using Gamma Knife.
TomoTherapy that is the first in Turkey innovative equipment to conduct tomotherapy and that became the last word in radiotherapy, can effectively remove the most difficult tumors the size of which is more than 4 cm or is at risk, without damaging healthy tissues to the body during one session.
The latest version of the famous technology Truebeam – Vitalbeam that combines all of the best technology of radiation oncology, is used for the high-impact treatment of tumors throughout the body with maximum precision.
Special attention in the clinic Acibadem Altunizade is given to precise diagnosis of diseases that influence on efficiency of further treatment. To achieve such precision there were collected the world's best diagnostic technologies, such as the most modern multifunctional tomographic system FORCE CT, which allows to obtain images of organs and tissues of the highest resolution with minimal radiation exposure, which is a great advantage for children. Another modern diagnostic device Sliding CT allows to hold computer tomography directly during surgery that increases its efficiency.
The surgical robot ‘Da Vinci’ that is used in Acibadem Altunizade is able to successfully perform complex operations in the field of oncology, gynecology, obesity and other diseases through small incisions under the guidance of a doctor. Patients are eased of the pain, scarring, blood loss, complications and long rehabilitation period after surgery and can come back home sooner.

Each Department of Acibadem Altunizade is equipped with all necessary infrastructure to ensure that patients receive complete medical care in one place without having to go to other hospital departments or medical institutions that greatly saves time and speeds up the healing process.
In the clinic ‘Acibadem Altunizade’ there are created all conditions patients and their families to feel as comfortable and safe as home. In all departments of the clinic there have been created a special waiting area with General and VIP Lounges equipped with TVs, wireless Internet, massage chairs for a comfortable pastime and rooms to inform relatives of patients. The medical facility also has a café, a shop with souvenirs, books and essentials, a bank department. Highly qualified staff is ready to help and assist visitors throughout the hospital stay.

For convenience of visitors in Acibadem Altunizade there was created a special mobile application ‘Beacon’ that helps to navigate in the medical institution, saving you from wasting time and trouble. At the entrance to the clinic, it sends to the phone welcome message and instructions on how to get to the right doctor. Due to this unique service, the doctors and staff can also track the patient's arrival to the medical facility.
To move through the clinic there are different types of transfers for patients, including automatic chair for moving, like in the airport.
In the clinic ‘Acıbadem Altunizade’ special attention is payed to little patients. For their convenience here is working a comprehensive pediatric office which is equipped by all necessary for rendering of medical services in all areas from cancer to dentistry along with the children's hospital. The children's department has a separate entrance, the emergency service with special rooms for examination and treatment rooms, a private parking space. There also games rooms for children in the clinic.

In ‘Acıbadem Altunizade’ there has been established a Centre for work with foreign patients, taking care of guests from abroad since the moment of applying until returning home. Skilled interpreters, who speak many languages, accompany patients throughout the stay, assisting in communication with doctors and resolving various issues. They can also use the mobile navigator ‘Beacon’, available in different languages. In addition, for foreign visitors there is a private terrace, relaxation area and computer rooms. Free transfer from the airport to the clinic and back is offered to visitors.