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Local specialist centres

Vall d’Hebron University Hospital has three specialist outpatient surgery centres in Barcelona that cover a range of necessities: outpatient surgery; tropical medicine and community health; clinically complex patients.

Pere Virgili Major Outpatient Surgery and Rehabilitation Centre

This centre specialises in outpatient surgery, as an alternative to conventional hospitalisation, which is more convenient for patients. The facilities, the minimally invasive surgical technology and the organisation of the centre are all designed to enable treatment where the patient can go home the same day.
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Center for International Health and Transmitted Vall d'Hebron-Drassanes

Three highly specialised units dedicated to preventing and treating tuberculosis, sexually transmitted infections, and tropical medicine and international health. We offer care and vaccinations for international travellers. We offer rapid, confidential tests to people who have had unsafe or risky sex
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Complex Care Support Centre (ESIC) – Casernes

The Complex Care Support Team, launched in February 2017 as part of the Casernes - Vall d’Hebron Hospital Primary Care Service, is an early intervention, personal and proactive outpatient service for those with complex chronic care needs at risk of aggravation within the AIS Nord Barcelona districts.
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Specialist support for primary care centres

The City of Barcelona is divided into four Comprehensive Healthcare Areas (AIS): Nord, Esquerra, Dreta and Litoral. Each AIS effectively coordinates the health service entities and professionals in their area. In accordance with this system, Vall d'Hebron University Hospital is responsible for the Barcelona Nord community area, which includes 5 districts (Sarrià-Sant Gervasi, Gràcia, Horta-Guinardó, Nou Barris and Sant Andreu) with a population of more than 430,000 people.


Clinical staff at Vall d'Hebron University Hospital visit patients at primary care centres (CAP) located in their catchment area. These healthcare professionals cover 12 different specialties: cardiology, surgery, dermatology, digestology, endocrinology, neurology, ophthalmology, ENT, pneumology, rheumatology, urology and traumatology..
  • Specialist care: Vall d’Hebron University Hospital: General Hospital, Traumatology, Rehabilitation and Burns Hospital, Maternity and Children's Hospital and Sant Rafael Hospital.
  • Social-healthcare: intermediate healthcare: Centre Isabel Roig, CIS Cotxeres, Mare de Déu de la Mercè, Pere Virgili, Centre Sant Jordi.
  • Accidents and emergencies: 112 SEM
  • Care by telephone: 061 CatSalut Respon (to find out which is your nearest centre, call 061 CatSalut Respon).