Alicante, a reference in health tourism

Alicante, located in the center of a bay facing the Mediterranean Sea, under the shade of the Santa Barbara Castle, is the capital of the Costa Blanca. “Alicantinos” are very welcoming people. The coastline of Alicante has 15 km open to the Mediterranean Sea and the climate of the city is enviable with about 320 days of sun per year and an average temperature of 18ºC.

Alicante has climate with very temperate autumns, with temperatures ranging between 21 and 27 Celsius degrees.

The coastal area of Alicante offers the international airport of El Altet and a high-speed railway line with Madrid (AVE). In Alicante, more than 120 different nationalities live together making it a multicultural city.

Oftálica eye clinic is the national and international reference center for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of ocular diseases, especially Strabismus, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Glaucoma located in Alicante. Its director, Dr. Enrique Chipont, has more than 30 years of experience.

It is the ophthalmological medical center for the whole family, integrated by an international renowned medical team that maintains a commitment to update new treatments and equipped with the most advanced technology. Its specialists are part of the international prestigious ophthalmic societies.

Since its opening in 2005, it has been consolidated as an ophthalmological multidisciplinary center of high quality care, becoming also the private ophthalmological clinic with better technology at the Valencian Community.

Oftálica treats with maximum effectiveness all types of visual pathologies and apply the latest techniques in surgery.

Oftálica is characterized by its excellent personal, differentiated treatment and without waiting.

Oftálica offers sanitary services with the main national and international medical insurance companies (link aseguradoras). It is our professionals (International Admission) who oversee the management of the procedures necessary for the admission of the patient in the center.

In addition, our international admission team offers you a wide range of accommodation in the city to make your stay more pleasant and with special prices for Oftálica patients. Please, ask our reception staff.

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