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Christmas and New Year festivities with tables laden with food cause people an outbreak of gout. For some people, excessive consumption of food ends in the aggravation of the disease. With others, gout symptoms appear for the first time in the post-holiday period.
The leading Ukrainian dermatologist Yevgeny Shagov (Евгений Шагов) visited the Dermatology Clinic, branch of Health Center 4, and company of the group Capital Clinic Riga from 10 to 11 December, 2016. During our conversation Dr. Shagov told us how he had found out about our clinics, what the main differences there were between Ukraine and Latvia in the field of dermatology, and told us about the most popular procedures in the world.
On Thursday 27th October, Health Center 4 (HC4) with a festive event opened its latest branch – Riga Technical University (RTU) Health Center. The new branch is located within the premises of the Kipsala Swimming Pool in the RTU campus in Kipsala. It’s a strategically chosen location convenient for the university’s students and educators.
Gynaecologists, obstetricians of Capital Clinic Riga now have the latest General Electric ultrasound system "Voluson S10" with complete hardware and software at their disposal.
Capital Clinic Riga is the first in the Baltic States which has this equipment.
In order to provide the patients with everything necessary for a comprehensive treatment process at one spot, this September the ORTO Clinic opened an orthopedic goods store.
On October 14, 2016, Infertility Treatment and Reproductive Genetics clinic iVF Riga will organize and host the Second Annual International Reproductive, Genetic & Biotechnology Conference.
School bags and sports bags and long hours spent at the school desk negatively affect children’s backs and posture. That is why it is necessary to prepare for the new school year in good time. Instead of constantly repeating, “Hold your back straight!” it is much more effective to teach your pupils a small set of exercises aimed at strengthening the shoulder and back muscles, straightening the slouching and hunched shoulders – characteristic of people having a sedentary lifestyle – and preventing postural asymmetry.
“It is never too late to have arthroplasty of a damaged joint,” says Vitolds Jurkevičs, the orthopaedic surgeon at the ORTO Clinic. “Solutions may be only technically complicated, but there are no irreparable situations.”
Ultrasound in diagnostic medicine has been used for a very long time. Almost every one has faced it: during the examination of the abdominal cavity organs, heart, blood vessels, skin, breast, gynaecological examination, and in the baby's development monitoring during pregnancy.
Health Center 4 was ranked 1st in the section Public, Social and Individual Services of Company Reputation Top 2016
On 9 June the Academic Centre of Natural Sciences of the University of Latvia hosted the official awarding ceremony of Company Reputation Top 2016 during which the companies and directors of the companies with the highest reputation were announced.