The city of Dénia will host the next days, 8 and November 9, the X Mediterranean Symposium of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, the 31ª scientific meeting of the Society of the Valencian Community of Angiology, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery –SCVACVE-.
The meeting, organized by the Department of Health of Dénia, will be held in Baleària Port and will have the presence of vascular surgeons throughout the Valencian Community. The inauguration will be carried out by Juan Cardona, Health Care Director of the Department of Health of Dénia; Encarna Llinares, Territorial Director of the Department of Health in Alicante; Valentín Fernández, President of the Spanish Society of Angiology and Vascular Surgery; Francisco J. Gómez, President of the Society of the Valencian Community of Angiology, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery and Isabel Moya, President of the Official College of Physicians of Alicante.
The latest techniques and procedures of the specialty will be shared at the meeting. The inaugural conference will be given by Alison Halliday, professor of Vascular Surgery at the University of Oxford, who will talk about the current state of carotid trials.
Angiology and Vascular Surgery
It is the medical-surgical specialty that aims to prevent, diagnose, treat and monitor diseases of the arterial, venous and lymphatic vessels.
In Dénia Hospital, both endovascular treatment of aortic pathology and lower limb ischemia, as well as conventional carotid surgery, vascular access, revascularization of the lower limb and chronic venous insufficiency (varicose veins) are offered.