Gynecology and Obstetrics

Gynecology and Obstetrics

Where children want to be born

A first look at the world, a half-smile or crying in attentive hands. Hundreds of memories from over a century are imprinted on the walls of Hospital Dr. Galvez. Although 60,000 babies have been delivered throughout its history, each birth is unique for the professionals at the centre.

The Neonatal Unit at Hospital Dr. Galvez combines history, experience ‚ was the first hospital in Malaga to have an incubator- and the affection of over twenty experts who work each day to offer personalised and loving care.

Trust and Security. Two key words for parents choosing Hospital Dr. Galvez as the place of birth for their child. After founding the first Neonatal Unit in Malaga and after more than a century of experience in the healthcare sector, the Malaga hospital has become consolidated as the national reference in Maternity.

Around twenty professionals work in the Neonatal Unit each day, looking after healthy newborns as well as those with some kind of pathology. Hospital Dr. Galvez has a team made up of four neonatologists, specialists in the care of babies up to 40 days of life, along with a team of expert professionals in Pediatrics and the care of ten nurses. After the birth and the initial examinations by the specialists, parents receive their babies in the rooms and welcome them into the world.

The Neonatal Unit at Hospital Dr. Galvez is equipped to deal with all types of cases thanks to the Neonatal ICU, where special cases are treated. There is a leading team in Neonatology, this specialised unit registers other common cases, such as the baby’s weight control, delivery of twins or assisted breathing support. Years of experience must be added to the latest techniques and the use of the most up-to-date technology.

At Hospital Dr. Galvez, we have all of the necessary resources to care for a woman’s health from adolescence, the time before and after pregnancy as well as the pregnancy itself, the arrival of a baby and the end of the reproductive life. In an atmosphere of absolute professionalism, we offer the best preventive care and treatments for the diverse problems associated with this speciality.

Among the Gynaecological and Obstetrics services at Hospital Dr. Galvez, we can highlight:

  • Gynaecological check-ups
  • Breast pathology
  • Cervix pathology
  • Gynaecological oncology
  • Monitoring of pregnancy and birth
  • Early detection of foetal malformations (amniocentesis, 3D and 4D ecographs, etc.)
  • Treatment of menopause
  • Abdominal and vaginal surgery (hysterectomies, myomectomies, cystectomies)
  • Assisted Reproduction
  • Endoscopic Surgery (gynaecological laparoscopy, hysteroscopy)

Monitoring of pregnancy and birth

The most advanced technical resources, comfortable facilities and a multi-disciplinary medical team specialised in the monitoring and control of pregnancy are the services that Hospital Dr. Galvez offers mothers and newborns so as to enjoy such a special moment in life in absolute comfort and trust.

The hallmark of our hospital is the friendly and personal attention tailor-made for each patient. Therefore, specialists of the gynaecology and obstetrics, anaesthesia, birth and paediatrics services work together to ensure that the birth is an unforgettable and happy moment surrounded by all of the necessary safety measures.

To offer absolute comfort, the hospital also has bright, comfortable individual rooms with a bed for the patient companion.

If necessary, Hospital Dr. Galvez has a Neonatological Intensive Care Unit.