European Interbalkan Medical CenterHospital
- SpecializationGeneral Hospital
- Location Thessaloniki – Greece
The European Interbalkan Medical Center (EIMC) is the largest, state-of-the-art, comprehensive private hospital in Southeastern Europe located in the northern part of the city of Thessaloniki. EIMC is a member of Athens Medical Group, the premier Healthcare Service provider in Greece.
With indoor facilities of unique aesthetics and ergonomics, deployed over an area of 50,000 m2, the European Interbalkan Medical Center has a 383-bed capacity, offering a wide range of ward rooms (three-bed, two-bed, one-bed, luxury, suites); further complimented by 18 fully equipped operating rooms and an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of 21 beds.
The European Interbalkan Medical Center offers a full range of healthcare services. In addition to the General Hospital, the EIMC offers a Pediatric Clinic, a Maternity – Gynecological Clinic and ‘FIVI – Fertility & IVF Center’, the new, state-of-the-art, largest IVF unit in SE Europe. A Rehabilitation Center also operates within the hospital.
Associates include top physicians of all specializations, selected according to their scientific qualifications, professionalism and exactitude. Many have received training in the US, Germany and the UK, regularly participating in international medical conventions. Our specialists are active in the advancement of medicine and their respective fields, showcasing innovations in interventional cardiology, congenital heart disease, and brain embolization – to name a few of them.
The European Interbalkan Medical Center has been rated amongst the “Best hospitals worldwide 2014 & 2015” and “Preferred Partner Hospital 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021” lists by the Diplomatic Council (DC), granted United Nations; the TEMOS “Quality in International Patient Care” international certification for services for international patients within the hospital; the even more prestigious TEMOS “Excellence in Medical Tourism” for its exceptional services to medical tourists and their complete care cycle.
Its International Patient’s Department is the most organized and efficient department of its kind in Greece, ensuring international patients are not only provided top-quality medical treatment, but also receive the exceptional experience they deserve. The European Interbalkan Medical Center is TUV Hellas certified according to the International ISO 9001:2015 and the ISO 22000:2005.
In 2018, the European Interbalkan Medical Center was awarded a three-year “Global Healthcare Accreditation for Medical Travel Services” term by the prestigious Global Healthcare Accreditation (GHA) Program.
Furthermore, the European Interbalkan Medical Center has been cited as “the most modern and comprehensive medical center in Europe,” by the Imperial College of Science, Technology & Medicine (London, UK).
The European Interbalkan Medical Center is situated in close proximity with Thessaloniki International Airport “Macedonia” – the country’s second largest airport, and the main thoroughfare to Halkidiki – one of Greece’s most popular tourist destination. Athens Medical Group, in cooperation with the country’s largest tour operator, regularly helps patients combine medical treatments with bespoke trips to fit any preference, providing a truly memorable experience.
The Orthopedic Department is on duty and operates 24 hours a day, providing a high level of medical-nursing services in state-of-the-art spaces, as well as the possibility of free choice of the treating physician between a team of experienced scientists and specialized Orthopedic Surgeons.
The Oncology Center of the Interbalkan Medical Center is the only private unit providing comprehensive health services to the oncology patient, in Northern Greece. Provides prevention, diagnosis and treatment services with state-of-the-art technology, similar to large oncology centers abroad. It has all the specialized oncology teams, and staffed by distinguished scientists of all medical specialties, experienced and well-trained nursing staff.
Composite Hernia and Abdominal wall Surgery center
The Center for the treatment of complex hernias and reconstruction of abdominal walls is the only one in Greece and one of the very few Centers, internationally, that successfully applies the most modern surgical techniques for holistic treatment of patients with complex and other large, difficult abdominal hernias.
Surgical Oncology of Liver, Pangreas, Bile
The Interbalkan Medical Center is a pioneer in the treatment of difficult-to-treat cancers, such as malignant neoplasms of the liver and pancreas and bile ducts.
The Multiple Sclerosis Center (Multiple Sclerosis) of the Interbalkan Medical Center, is the only specialized Center in the private sector in Northern Greece, for the diagnosis and treatment of multiple sclerosis and related demyelinating diseases. It is addressed to a wide range of patients, for all forms of the disease from all over Greece and abroad.
The Department of Robotic Surgery features the renowned robot, Da Vinci Xi HD, Edition 2019, the only robotic surgery system approved by the American Food and Drug Administration. Robotic surgery is used by specialized physicians throughout the range of surgeries
It is the only Obstetrics Department that operates within the security of a large, modern General Hospital. We encourage Rooming In, we support exclusive breastfeeding. All births are attended by experienced, specialized neonatologists, who continue to monitor the newborns in the Maternity Hospital. The Obstetrics Department has a state-of-the-art Neonatal Intensive Care Unit with the ability and experience to deal with even the most complex cases, with minimal infections and zero mortality.
At the Interbalkan Medical Center, systematic embolizations are performed for diseases of the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord), with the largest number of patients in Northern Greece. Leading neurosurgeons with training abroad in embolization and with great experience, perform the most difficult or specialized surgeries under the modern digital angiograph.
The Pediatric Center of the Inter-Balkan Medical Center is the only one in the private health sector in Northern Greece, which provides comprehensive and excellent services of diagnosis, treatment and hospitalization of newborns, infants, children and adolescents. It has scientific staff of all pediatric specialties and subspecialties, specialized nursing staff in child care, state-of-the-art facilities and state-of-the-art medical equipment.
Physical Medicine – Rehabilitation
The versatile Center for Sports Medicine - Physical Medicine - Rehabilitation is the only specialized Center in Northern Greece and operates within the largest private hospital, the Interbalkan Medical Center. It is a collaborating Center of the World Federation of Sports Medicine (FIMS-CCSM) and the completeness of its medical specialties, offers safety and excellent results in diagnostic and therapeutic result.
The MRI department is one of the best equipped departments in Europe with state-of-the-art MRI scanners. The highly experienced medical staff of the MRI department guarantees the best medical care, while the specially trained technological and nursing staff ensures the high quality of the examinations, the safety and the comfort of the patients.
At the Interbalkan Medical Center in Thessaloniki, there is a specialized, modern and complete Breast Center, for the holistic treatment of breast diseases. The Breast Center covers a wide range of medical services from prevention to treatment and rehabilitation, with the aim and goal of healing, following the strict standards and guidelines of EUSOMA (European Society of Breast Cancer Specialists).
Medical Assisted Reproduction (FIVI)
FIVI, the new unit Medically Assisted Reproduction within Medical Interbalkan Thessaloniki, the largest and most modern hospital in SE Europe, which offers great security, covering the full range of health services. The state-of-the-art FIVI facilities include one of the most modern laboratories in Europe
The Interventional Radiology, benefiting from the rapid developments in technology, ensures accurate imaging, the safest approach and complete treatment. The digital angiography, which is the basic application of interventional radiology, remains the most reliable method of imaging of vessels, while offering the possibility of therapeutic intervention in lesions that may emerge.
The Gynecology Department is structured in such a way as to cover the entire diagnostic and therapeutic range for women's health, and operates within the security of a large, state-of-the-art General Hospital, the Interbalkan Medical Center.
The CT department is one of the best equipped departments in Europe with state-of-the-art multislice CT scanners. The highly experienced medical staff of the CT department guarantees the best medical care, while the specially trained technological and nursing staff ensures the high quality of the examinations, the safety and the comfort of the patients.
At the Urology Department, leading urologists - surgeons undertake the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of diseases of the urinary system. The equipment of the Department is the most modern, while innovative nationwide treatments are applied (robotic surgery, Rezum technique for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, tumor biopsy with Fusion technology, etc.), with results equal to other major European urological centers.