IMED Hospitals’ traumatology service is an international benchmark in private health care located in Alicante and Valencia.
This unit provides the most advanced medical treatments with the latest medical technology combined with high quality human care.

Travel to Spain is allowed for medical reasons.

Traumatology in Spain

Traumatology Department at IMED International Hospitals in Spain provides you the most advanced trauma service corresponding to the main joints of the hip, knee, shoulder, foot, ankle, hand and wrist. We bring together the most complete team of experienced and knowledgeable specialists per unit, highly skilled in the latest techniques in both replacement procedures and new prostheses, as well as in lesser known surgeries that require hyper-specialization. All our centres are equipped with magnetic resonance, multi-slice CT, conventional radiology and ultrasound scanners, for a top-quality diagnosis in Traumatology.

  • We help our UK and Irish patients to get a refund from NHS & HSE

  • Travel and accommodation expenses included
  • Immediate access without waiting list
  • Internationally renowned doctors
  • Online medical assistance 24/7

Free additional services

You will have a free first consultation with one of our  renowned Doctors.

A translator will be available for your doctor’s appointments whenever necessary.

We will be by your side to explain what the next step is at every moment.


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Diseases, treatments and techniques

Hip Replacement

Knee Replacement

Shoulder Surgery

Foot Surgery

Ankle Surgery

Elbow Surgery

Femur Surgery

Hand Surgery

Wrist Surgery

Dr. Eduardo Sánchez Alepuz

  • Valencia, Spain

Dr. Eduardo Sánchez Alepuz currently combines his new position as President of the Spanish Arthroscopy Society (AEA) with Head of the Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology Service and head of the Locomotive Unit at the IMED Valencia hospital.

He is renowned for his work in arthroscopic surgery and upper limb surgery, especially in shoulder and elbow surgery. In addition, since 1999 he has been Head of Service at the Trauma Institute of Unión de Mutuas in Valencia.

We will be with you
throughout the entire process

You have your medical consultation at IMED Hospitals with a health manager.

We define the most appropriate treatment plan
for you.

You choose the doctor and the clinic and we plan your trip and stay in Spain.

Once you go back home, we track your recovery online in your country.

Relevant information

IMED Hospitals is the leading hospital group on the Spanish Mediterranean coast

Nº 1

Cheaper than the UK or Germany

– 30%

Orthopedic doctors


Let IMED Hospitals be by your side
every step of the way

The best medical
network in Spain

We have the most prestigious doctors and the most advanced clinics on the Spanish Mediterranean Coast.

Personalized treatments
adapted to you

We don’t limit ourselves to one medical option. We select the most suitable clinic and doctors to offer unique treatment plans, tailored to each person.

Priority access
without waiting

Thanks to our agreements with the best clinics, you will benefit from preferential conditions and priority access, without waiting list.


One of our Health Managers will be responsible for your case and will accompany you throughout the entire treatment process, talking to you in your language.

Did you know that travelling abroad for medical treatment is allowed?