EP1 - Choosing a Health Professional in Spain

Feb 07, 12:00 AM

Based on her article for the Euro Weekly News called 5 Tips for Choosing a Health Professional" and also based on Dr Jyri Lepisto's article "10 Tips for choosing a surgeon", Estelle takes a broad look at how to find the right health professional for you in the South of Spain.

Estelle Mitchell from the Bodyworks Clinic talking with Emmie about how to choose a health professional - for any health problem you might have, here in Spain!
Based on her article for the Euro Weekly News called 5 Tips for Choosing a Health Professional and also based on Dr Jyri Lepisto's article "10 Tips for choosing a surgeon", Estelle takes a broad look at how to find the right health professional for you in the South of Spain.

Important links -
Check that your Physiotherapist / Osteopath / Chiropractor is registered with the Colegio de Fisioterapeutas de Andalucia - https://www.colfisio.org/
ALL Doctors must also be registered with the Colegio de Medicos - https://www.cgcom.es/colegios
Podiatrists also have a colegio - https://www.colegiopodologosandalucia.org/inicio/index.php
Side note - Lawyers and architects also have Colegios. This is basically a professional body which gives you the consumer protection from bad practice.

There's also more information about the process of working as a physiotherapist in Spain in this article