Specialized CLINICS


VIGO (Appoinment line 986 41 23 41)

GERIATRICS PRACTICE

It is managed by the Doctor Miguel Gallego
  • Cognitive impairment diagnostic test
  • Mild cognitive impairment versus early-stage dementia
  • Dementia diagnosis
  • Dementia differential diagnosis: Alzheimer’s Disease, Vascular Dementia, Frontotemporal Dementia, Dementia with Lewy Bodies, and other types of dementia.
  • Other diseases coming from cognitive impairment: postoperative anoxic encephalopathy, brain traumas, post traumatic syndromes, syndrome of depression, Parkinson’s Disease and other neurological processes
  • Treatment and control of psychological and behavioural symptoms related to dementia: agitation, psychotic symptoms, sleep disorders, disruptive behaviour…
  • Psycho-affective disorders: anxiety, depression, mania…
  • Attention and follow-up of cases
  • Integral geriatric evaluation
  • Information and support for carers: publications, guides, support associations, clinical and legal advice (incapacitation)

PSYCHIATRY PRACTICE

It is managed by the Doctor Javier Vicente Alba This doctor has a diploma in Geriatrics and he is an expert in Psychogeriatrics  In ATENDO’s psychiatry surgery, we approach the psychiatric pathology in adults over 65. We aim at improving both our patients and their carers’ quality of life.
  • Affective disorders: Depressive episodes, Mania, Bipolar disorder
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Adjustment disorders: complicated grief
  • Psychotic disorders: Psychotic symptoms, Chronicle Delirium, Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective Disorder.
  • Personality disorders
  • Disorders resulting from the use of substances
  • Behavioural disorders in patients suffering from neurodegenerative processes or other medical diseases: Parkinson’s disease, Dementia, Mild Cognitive Impairment…
  • Advising on both the process of total/partial Incapability (conservatorship) and when applying for a situation of dependency.
  • Carers’ assistance: Support and listening. We also carry out prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the Carer Stress Syndrome.
The approach can be done in either the surgery itself or in the patient’s house/residence (they can always be accompanied by relatives and/or carers).

NEUROPSYCHOLOGY AND PSYCHOLOGY PRACTICE

It is managed by Francisco Montoto Psychiatrist   
  • Specialist in gerontological and neuropsychological assistance
  • Advising and overcoming problems related to grief, dealing with Dementia (Alzheimer’s, frontal, etc.) and other neurodegenerative diseases
  • Neuropsychological rehabilitation.
  • Family and individual psychological therapeutic intervention

PHYSIOTHERAPY PRACTICE

Indicado para aquellas personas: It is run by Ana Belén Rivas Physiotherapist – She is an expert in pelvic floor and Neurological Physiotherapy 
  • Treatment for pelvic floor at all ages. She is specialised in treating effort incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse and sexual dysfunctions
  • Rehabilitation treatment after a Stroke, Craneoencephalic Trauma, Anoxic Brain Injury, etc.
  • Rehabilitation treatment for people suffering from Parkinson’s Disease and other similar neuromuscular diseases
  • Intervention in the treatment of general physiotherapy

SANTIAGO (Appoinment line 981 93 77 10)

GERIATRICS PRACTICE

It is run by the Doctor Miguel GallegoHe has a diploma in Geriatrics and he is an expert in Psychogeriatrics 
  • Cognitive impairment diagnostic test
  • Mild cognitive impairment versus early-stage dementia
  • Disfonías- alteraciones en la voz, afasia, disfasia, disfemia, dislexia, etc.
  • Dementia diagnosis.
  • Dementia differential diagnosis: Alzheimer ’s disease, Vascular Dementia, Frontotemporal Dementia, Dementia with Lewy Bodies, and other types of dementia.
  • Other diseases coming from cognitive impairment: postoperative anoxic encephalopathy, brain traumas, post traumatic syndromes, syndrome of depression, Parkinson’s Disease and other neurological processes.
  • Treatment and control of psychological and behavioural symptoms related to dementia: agitation, psychotic symptoms, sleep disorders, disruptive behaviour…
  • Psycho-affective disorders: anxiety, depression, mania…
  • Attention and follow-up of cases
  • Integral geriatric evaluation
  • Information and support for carers: publications, guides, support associations, clinical and legal advice (incapacitation).

PSYCHRIATRY PRACTICE

It is run by the Doctor  Javier Vicente Alba  -  Psychiatrist In ATENDO’s psychiatry surgery, we approach the psychiatric pathology in adults over 65. We aim at improving both our patients and their carers’ quality of life.
  • Affective disorders: Depressive episodes, Mania, Bipolar disorder
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Adjustment disorders: complicated grief
  • Dementia diagnosis.
  • Psychotic disorders: Psychotic symptoms, Chronicle Delirium, Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Personality disorders
  • Disorders coming from the use of substances
  • Behavioural disorders in patients suffering from neurodegenerative processes or other medical diseases: Parkinson’s disease, Dementia, Mild Cognitive Impairment…
  • Advising on both the process of total/partial Incapability (conservatorship) and when applying for a situation of dependency.
  • Carers’ assistance: Support and listening. We also carry out prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the Carer Stress Syndrome.
The approach can be done in either the surgery itself or in the patient’s house/residence (they can always be accompanied by relatives and/or carers).

PSYCHOLOGY PRACTICE

It is run by the Doctor Nieves Rey  - Psychologist – She is specialised in Neuropsychology. She is also an expert in both Cognitive and Speech Therapy when dealing with Brain Damage
  • Psychological or neuropsychological evaluation
  • Cognitive stimulation, behavioural rehabilitation
  • Psychological therapy
  • Therapeutic counselling for carers
  • Advising…

GERIATRICS PRACTICE

It is run by the Doctor Miguel GallegoHe has a diploma in Geriatrics and he is an expert in Psychogeriatrics 
  • Cognitive impairment diagnostic test
  • Mild cognitive impairment versus early-stage dementia
  • Disfonías- alteraciones en la voz, afasia, disfasia, disfemia, dislexia, etc.
  • Dementia diagnosis.
  • Dementia differential diagnosis: Alzheimer ’s disease, Vascular Dementia, Frontotemporal Dementia, Dementia with Lewy Bodies, and other types of dementia.
  • Other diseases coming from cognitive impairment: postoperative anoxic encephalopathy, brain traumas, post traumatic syndromes, syndrome of depression, Parkinson’s Disease and other neurological processes.
  • Treatment and control of psychological and behavioural symptoms related to dementia: agitation, psychotic symptoms, sleep disorders, disruptive behaviour…
  • Psycho-affective disorders: anxiety, depression, mania…
  • Attention and follow-up of cases
  • Integral geriatric evaluation
  • Information and support for carers: publications, guides, support associations, clinical and legal advice (incapacitation).

Clínica geriátrica

“These professionals support and contribution to our services improves a lot both the quality of our assistance and our users and their family’s quality of life.”