Top quality medical services. Preventive, diagnostic & wellness. International academic collaborations.
Athens Medical Group (AMG) was founded in 1984 by Dr. G. Apostolopoulos with a vision to stop the outflow of Greek patients to established medical destinations in Western Europe and the USA. Today, AMG is a top-level European Medical Group, listed on the Athens Stock Exchange since 1991, while Asklepios Kliniken GmbH, one of the largest Healthcare groups in Europe, which operates more than 140 medical units, is a strategic partner and major shareholder.
AMG runs 8 ultramodern hospitals with a capacity of 1,200 patient beds and collaborates with more than 2,800 highly qualified physicians of all specialties, with international careers in Europe and in the USA. It employs more than 3,000 full time employees and it cooperates with the most eminent Universities and Organizations of the world. It also owns and operates four diagnostic centers in Romania and a modern IVF facility and Day Clinic through its 100% subsidiary “Medsana”, and is in the process of founding a fifth Imaging Center.
In the greater Athens metropolitan area 7 hospital units are located: Athens Medical Center, Paediatric Center of Athens and GAIA Obstetrics-Gynaecology in Maroussi, Psychiko Clinic, Paleo Faliro Clinic, Dafne Clinic, and Peristeri Clinic. The European Interbalkan Medical Center (EIMC) is located in the Northern part of Greece, in Thessaloniki.
During 2019, FIVI, the new, most advanced Assisted Reproduction Unit in Greece, was established within the premises of European Interbalkan Medical Center, in Thessaloniki, a total investment of more than € 1.5m. FIVI is equipped with the most up-to-date laboratories in Europe, designed to meet ISO CLASS 7 air quality, using electronic sample monitoring through the system “RI Witness”. At the same time, FIVI ensures that all respective embryonic culture parameters are met, securing the highest quality standards. It is also certified by Swiss Approval with EN 15224 standard.
Certifications & International Collaborations
AMG’s hospitals are certified according to ISO 9001: 2015 for all their services. Furthermore, Athens Medical Center and European Interbalkan Medical Center are certified according to the ISO 22000: 2005 standards for the Food Safety Management System and ISO 14001: 2015 for the Environmental Management System. Athens Medical Group enjoys a reputation beyond Greece’s borders. Ιt has an academic collaboration with MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA, and the Fetal Medicine Foundation (FMF), UK. It also collaborates with IRCAD/EITS of the Medical School of Strasbourg and with the Robotic and Laparoscopic Center of the SaintAugustin Clinique in France.
Furthermore, a number of AMG’s medical units are European and Global Centers of Excellence, in Robotic Surgery, Oncology, Orthopedics, Gynecology, Sports Medicine, Hand Trauma, etc.
Medical Tourism and International Presence
Medical Tourism is a strategic priority for Athens Medical Group. It treats more than 8,500 international inpatients and 27,000 outpatients per year. Its International Patient Center is the most organized and efficient of its kind. It is fully staffed with multi-lingual personnel for the support of the International Patient, operating under international standards of service (TEMOS “Excellence in Medical Tourism” αnd “Quality in International Patient Care”, Global Healthcare Accreditation (GHA)) and offering personalised VIP support to patients and family, 24/7, with no extra charge.
Medical Expertise and State-of-the-art Medical Equipment
AMG’s cutting edge procedures include: Robotic Surgery, Heart Surgery, Interventional Cardiology, Oncology, Neurosurgery, Interventional Neuroradiology, General Surgery, Women’s Health, Orthopaedics, Microsurgery, Plastic Surgery and IVF.
Finally, its Oncology Center is a leader in: Medical & Hematological Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Breast Center, Radiation Oncology, Radiodiagnosis, Interventional Radiology – Oncology, Nuclear Medicine, Pathology.
Athens Medical Group heavily invests in state-of-the-art equipment, such as:
- 4 Robotic Surgery Systems, including the Da Vinci® Xi HD, version 2019, and Focal One® HIFU (High-Focused Ultrasound) Robotic Surgery system
- Hybrid operating theater, Discovery IGS 740, GE
- 1 Signa® Architect 3.0T MRI, GE
- 2 ROSA® Knee System, ZIMMER BIOMET
- PET/CT Positron Emission Tomography (Siemens)
- Elekta (3D RT Conformal, IMRT, VMAT, IGRT)
- Linear Accelerator Systems (Siemens)
- Brachytherapy Systems 3D
- MRI Systems up to 3 Tesla
- CT Systems up to 128 slices
- Digital Angiographers
- Coronary Angiographers
- Gamma Cameras
- Next generation Endoscopic Labs
- Next generation UltraSound systems
- Digital Mammography Systems
- 3D Echocardiography Ultrasound Systems
- 4D Pregnancy Ultrasound Systems etc.
Corporate Social Responsibility
As a top Group for the provision of Healthcare services in Greece, Athens Medical Group constantly executes a multi-dimensional Corporate Social Responsibility Program, which includes, among other things, international contribution, supporting those in need, especially at times of humanitarian crises, provision of telemedicine services to a network of remote areas in Greece, health-related benefits to schools and socially sensitive groups, medical adoption programs, including remote villages and islands, donations, provision of complete medical services to top sport clubs and organizations.