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  1. 9 December, 2015

    Dr. Antonio Alcaraz performs the first full renal transplant through the vagina

    Trasplante renal

    A few days ago the 50th anniversary of the first renal transplantation in Spain, carried out in the Hospital Clínic de Barcelona was celebrated. Recently, Dr. Antonio Alcaraz , head of the Urology Department of the Hospital Clínic and specialist of Urology barnaclínic+, and his team carried out for the first time in the world, a full kidney transplant full through the vagina. Leer más…

  2. 19 August, 2015

    The team of Dr. Antonio Alcaraz combines robotic and NOTES surgery to perform a kidney transplant

    trasplante de riñón

    This last July, a team led by Dr. Antonio Alcaraz , head of the Department of Urology at the Hospital Clínic de Barcelona and specialist of Urology barnaclínic+, has performed two kidney removals through the vagina of the donors, leaving them with no scars, thanks to a technique called transvaginal nephrectomy . Then, they implanted them in recipients using robotic surgery, using the state-of-the-art, Da Vinci Xi robot. Leer más…