Hospital Universitario de Traumatología y Rehabilitacion is part of the biggest hospital in Barcelona, which today is a top level hospital with 1290 beds situated in the north west of Barcelona, 15 min. from the airport.
The Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation consists of three separate units trauma and orthopaedics, Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy, a regional unit for SCI, plastic and reconstructive surgery including a burn centre with integrated emergency and intensive care facilities.
Spine surgery is performed in two units:
Trauma and orthopaedics: n= 250; main focus: degenerative, deformities (both pediatrics and adults), trauma, tumors surgery
Neurosurgery: 100; main focus: disc surgery, spinal decompression