International Medical Network Medicana is one of the largest networks of medical institutions in the region. Medicana hospitals group occupy leading positions among the most high-tech medical centers in Turkey. Quality and safety of services in institutions of Medicana complies with the latest international health standards and the level of centers are compared with the top world leaders in medicine.
First clinic was founded in 1995, today the Medicana network consist of 9 modern medical centers (two of which are highly advanced Dental centers), specialized institutions and research departments. The leading clinics of the group are situated in Istanbul, Ankara, Konya and Samsun.
Medicana in figures:
- 1338 patient beds for inpatient treatment;
- more than 550 highly qualified physicians, 200 of whom are professors;
- hospital personnel over 3500 people;
- 41 000 surgical interventions on the heart;
- more than 20 000 orthopedic interventions;
- over 500 successful kidney transplants;
- over 200 liver transplants;
- over 1 000 000 patients per year.
The Medicana clinics are accredited by the JCI (Joint Commission International) which approves the network's compliance with the "gold standards" of global medicine. After obtaining accreditation, the Quality Management Department was established on the basis of medical centers which strictly controls the conformity of the technological base, as well as the qualification of personnel to the JCI standards.
Within the city of Istanbul there are three large clinics of this network: Medicana International Istanbul, Medicana Bahçelievler, Medicana Çamlıca.
Features of the Clinic
Medicana International Hospital in Istanbul
It is a multidisciplinary hospitals of the network. The medical center occupies 30.000 sq.m. area and is divided into two main blocks - polyclinical and clinical. The clinic is recognized by the WHO (World Health Organization) and UNICEF as a Baby Friendly Hospital (BFH) - a child-friendly clinic.
The medical center posses the latest technology and has everything necessary to provide diagnostic and treatment services to large number of patients. For in-patient treatment there are 109 rooms of standard class, 5 VIP rooms and 1 CIP.
On the basis of the medical center, complex neurosurgical, oncological, cardiosurgical interventions are performed on daily basis using the latest international medical protocols. The clinic also diagnoses and treats various diseases in orthopedics and traumatology, general surgery, gynecology, plastic surgery, reconstructive surgery, spinal surgery, ophthalmology, reproductive medicine, vascular surgery, urology and gastroenterology.
The experts of the center annually take trainings in leading medical institutions of Europe and North America, which is confirmed by number of professional certificates. The level of the clinic and practicing specialists is confirmed by the availability of the JCI international accreditation certificate.
Medicana International Hospital Istanbul is located just 20 km from the International Airport Ataturk, which allows foreign patients to avoid long journeys through the city and quickly reach the clinic.
Treatment in Medicana Bahçelievler Hospital in Istanbul
It is the second most popular hospital of the Medicana network in the city, founded in 2003. The hospital is designed for 89 inpatient beds, there are 6 operating units, 2 maternity rooms, emergency care, general intensive care units, as well as specialized intensive care units for patients with cardiovascular pathology, neonatal intensive care unit, an advanced dialysis department and an endoscopic laboratory.
Being multidisciplinary, the hospital receive patients with the pathology of different organs and systems. The sphere of individual interests of the center includes: kidney transplantation, hemodialysis, IVF, pregnancy and childbirth, cardiovascular surgery, cardiology, endoscopy, laser therapy for varicose veins, clinical oncology.
In 2012, the Spine Surgery Center was opened on the basis of the clinic, which is one of the advanced specialized institutions in Istanbul.
Organ transplantation in Turkey in Medicana Çamlıca Hospital
It is founded in 1999, is one of the leading hospitals of the Medicana network in the field of cardiovascular surgery, pediatric cardiosurgery, cardiology, oncology, rheumatology, reproductive medicine and joint surgery. In addition, the clinic has a large dialysis department, a rehabilitation department and a sleep lab. The hospital is designed for 150 inpatient beds.
Considering the specialization of the hospital, up to 8,000 diagnostic angiographies, 1500 bypass operations and more than 210 dialysis are performed annually. The clinic has achieved outstanding success in conducting artificial insemination IVF.
Advantages of treatment in Turkey in Medicana Hospitals
Clinics of the Medicana group meet all the recognized world standards for the provision of medical services, from diagnosis to complicated surgical procedures. In the arsenal of the clinic there is not only the latest equipment but also the decades of experience of medical specialists.
Due to the availability of a 64-slice tomograph in Medicana hospitals, the diagnosis of cardiovascular pathology has an undoubted advantage as it takes only 4 seconds, after which the specialist receives a high-quality three-dimensional image which makes it possible to make the diagnosis as accurate as possible.
Being a leader in the area of cardiovascular surgery , a method of angiography through the vessels of the wrist was developed and applied. Unlike access through the thigh, this technique significantly reduces the incidence of complications in the field of angiography catheter introduction.
Centers for artificial insemination in clinics Medicana have made significant progress in the conduct and effectiveness of in vitro fertilization(IVF) . The fertilization procedure is carried out completely in accordance with the generally accepted world standards, from hormonal stimulation to the transfer of embryos in the uterus. Great attention is paid to reproduction and diagnosis of male infertility as well.
Organ transplantation center of the Medicana clinic network are officially certified by the Ministry of Health of Turkey. From January 2015 to June 2015, the clinic specialists performed 209 kidney transplants with a 90% success rate. High statistical indicators of organ survival after transplantation are achieved not only due to the modern approach, but also more than 20 years of experience of leading specialists in transplantology at Medicana Hospitals.