Pectus Up Surgery Kit has been used for the first time in Madrid. Dr. Ignacio Muguruza and his thoracic surgery team, along with Dr. Bardají, performed two surgeries using the Taulinoplastia technique in both patients affected by Pectus Excavatum. Interventions have been made in the Hospital Universitario Rey Juan Carlos and the Jimenez Diaz Foundation Hospital Universitario.

Dr. Ignacio Muguruza Trueba is the Head of Thoracic Surgery Department in Madrid Idcsalud Hospitals (University Hospital Fundación Jiménez Díaz); Hospital Universitario Rey Juan Carlos and Infanta Elena; and Hospital General de Villalba.

He is also a researcher in Idcsalud Hospitals and Casual Lecturer in the Autonomous University of Madrid, Faculty of Medicine. Muguruza specializes in chest deformities surgery and minimally invasive thoracoscopic surgery among others.

The University Hospital Rey Juan Carlos is an integrated public health network center located in Mostoles (Madrid). It is equipped with the latest technology, with a broad portfolio of services and prestigious professionals with a high degree of training in clinical teaching and clinical research.

The University Hospital Foundation Jimenez Diaz is a pioneer hospital with more than 75 years of history in Madrid. This center is part of the Healthcare network Quirónsalud with 42 hospitals all around Spain.

Ventura Medical Technologies confirms the continuity of its collaboration with Quirón Group (Teknon Medical Center and Hospital Universitari Sagrat Cor de Barcelona) with the addition of this center to all the hospitals that treat Pectus Excavatum with our implant Pectus Up.

Pectus Up Surgery Kit expands

Pectus Up Surgery Kit and the Taulinoplastia technique are still being expanded throughout the Spanish territory. Madrid joins Barcelona and Valladolid as the Spanish cities with interventions of pectus excavatum with the Taulinoplastia technique.

Other hospitals in Madrid, such as Hospital Universitario La Paz, will soon follow the steps of these two centers. Dr. Carlos Andrés de la Torre is an associated physician Pediatric Surgeon of this hospital, area manager of the thoracic surgery malformations in children and teenagers. De la Torre has already participated in several surgical sessions with this new method, as well as the intervention in the Jimenez Diaz Foundation Hospital Universitario.

Hospital La Paz is a public center where 43,000 operations per year have been performed, some of them with high technical complexity. It makes part of a large complex made up of four major hospitals: the General Hospital, Maternal Hospital, Children’s Hospital and the Hospital of Traumatology and Rehabilitation, offering specialized healthcare to a large number of patients from all over Spain and even from other countries.

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