Milan, Italy

Ospedale San Raffaele Turro

Ospedale San Raffaele Turro clinic of the Gruppo San Donato holding has been recognized as one of the best clinics in 2023 in Italy. Urology, psychiatric diseases and infectious diseases are treated here particularly effectively.

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About San Raffaele Turro

Ospedale San Raffaele Turro is one of the best hospitals in Italy according to the American magazine Newsweek and marketing research agency Statista.

San Raffaele Turro is one of the structural units of the San Raffaele network. The hospital consists of 7 buildings and is the scientific center of the University of Vita-Salute San Raffaele.

Through the use of the latest technologies in diagnostics and innovative treatment methods, the San Raffaele Turro Clinic offers patients advanced solutions and an individual approach.

Advantages of San Raffaele Turro
Specialization of the Hospital
Leading Specialists

Advantages of San Raffaele Turro

Ospedale San Raffaele Turro is a research and development center with treatment, research and teaching practices in the medical fields of urology, psychiatry and infectious diseases. It is considered one of the best centers where various diseases are studied and treated, and innovative methods of treatment are being developed.
  • Interdisciplinary Approach
    At San Raffaele Turro Hospital, different doctors use their experience and skills to provide quality medical care to the patient.
  • Advanced Therapies in Psychiatry and Neurology
    San Raffaele Turro's best doctors provide patients with an individual approach in treatment and during the rehabilitation period.
  • Diagnostics, Treatment, and Research of Infectious Diseases
    Physicians and researchers at the San Raffaele Turro Hospital are collaborating to develop innovative diagnostic and therapeutic strategies, in particular for infections caused by HIV and hepatitis. The institution is also a reference point for tropical medicine, travel and migration.
  • High Tech
    San Raffaele Turro uses advanced technologies, from surgical robotic units to modern diagnostic and radiation therapy devices. This allows diagnosing diseases at the earliest stages and choose an individual treatment.

Specialization of the Hospital

San Raffaele Turro Hospital consists of highly specialized departments which provide treatment and conduct research in accordance with the highest international standards. The hospital is equipped with the latest generation of medical equipment, which allows for high-precision diagnostics and treatment at the highest level.

Department of Infectious Diseases

The Department of Infectious Diseases of the San Raffaele Turro Hospital specializes in diagnostics, prevention and treatment such diseases as:

  • HIV infection;
  • primary and secondary immunodeficiency;
  • hepatitis;
  • infections of the central nervous system;
  • cardiovascular infections;
  • mycobacterial infections/tuberculosis;
  • bone and soft tissue infections;
  • fungal infections;
  • parasitosis;
  • tropical diseases.
In addition, the following services are available to patients in the department:

  • vaccination service for patients of high-risk groups;
  • services of endoscopy of the gastrointestinal tract;
  • liver elastography service (Fibroscan);
  • counseling service for HIV-positive people (psychologist services);
  • odontostomatology, implantology services.

In the Department of Infectious Diseases, special attention is paid to the search for therapeutic strategies and innovative methods for the diagnostics and treatment of:

  • HIV infections;
  • viral hepatitis, bacterial and parasitic infections;
  • endocarditis/vascular infections;
  • infections in immunocompromised patients.
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Sleep Disorders Department

The department of the San Raffaele Turro Clinic deals with sleep problems, pathologies that change the structure of sleep and have symptoms that are often underestimated by the patient. It is one of the reference centers of the Italian Association of Sleep Medicine (AIMS) and one of the European centers recognized by the European Sleep Research Society.

The center is staffed by multidisciplinary teams of neurologists, psychologists and technicians, both on an outpatient and inpatient basis. The most modern equipment, including portable equipment, is installed here, which allows you to control sleep disorders right at the patient's home, as well as in the laboratory.
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Center for Eating Disorders

The Center for Eating Disorders (CDA) of the San Raffaele Turro deals with the treatment of pathologies associated with eating behavior, such as:
  • anorexia nervosa;
  • bulimia;
  • excess weight;
  • compulsive overeating.
The center uses an interdisciplinary approach where various specialists (psychiatrists, therapists, psychologists, nutritionists, rehabilitation specialists, nurses) collaborate in a complex to create an individual program adapted to the specific needs of the patient.

The main methods of treating pathologies are:
  • individual and group cognitive-behavioral therapy;
  • relaxation techniques and respiratory therapy;
  • cognitive rehabilitation;
  • psychomotor rehabilitation;
  • nutrition advice;
  • live psychoeducation in the field of nutrition in the didactic kitchen of the hospital ("Culinary School in San Raffaele");
  • artistic professional activity.

The path of patients with eating disorders:
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Center for Mood Disorders

It is the center for diagnostics and treatment of mood disorders at the San Raffaele Turro Hospital. It treats a wide range of patients with complex clinical pictures or those who are resistant to more traditional treatments.

Innovative somatic and chronobiological treatments, which are still not widely used in other countries, makes this center unique in Italy.

In particular, over the past few years, research conducted at the hospital has invented new therapeutic methods.
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Department of General Psychiatry

The department has extensive experience in the field of clinical psychiatry. Patients from all over the country who have a complex clinical picture and resistance to traditional pharmacological methods are treated here.

For each patient, an individual hospitalization plan is drawn up for diagnostics, structuring of pharmacological therapeutic programs and the possible completion of rehabilitation.

In addition to this, the department interacts with other clinic facilities such as the outpatient clinic and CAM (Comprehensive Ambulatory Macroactivity) to continue treatment after discharge.

A team of psychiatrists, nurses, psychologists and psychiatric rehabilitation specialists performs individual rehabilitation programs based on the individual psychopathological, functional and cognitive characteristics of the patient.

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Operative Urology Department of Ospedale San Raffaele Turro emerged as a center of development and clinical use of new technologies for the treatment of pathologies of the genitourinary system.

High qualification of doctors and surgeons of the Department of Urology is confirmed by numerous international records on the use of laparoscopic methods in urological interventions such as radical prostatectomy and bladder reconstruction.

All operating theaters are equipped with state-of-the-art 3D digital technology to support procedures of this complexity.

To meet the ever-increasing demand for minimally invasive surgical solutions, the latest generation of the Da Vinci robotic system is used.

Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy

The activity of the department of the San Raffaele Turro Clinic is aimed at the diagnostics and psychotherapeutic treatment of mental disorders in adults and adolescents. In recent decades, the most common disorders that are diagnosed in adults and adolescents are:
  • identity disorders;
  • social reactions (such as narcissism);
  • behavior in the area of pathological impulsivity/aggression (such as antisocial).
Alcohol and drug addiction is also treated in a specialized department.
All activities of the center are based on standardized and worldwide recognized diagnostic protocols.

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TURRO Diagnostic Radiology

In the Department of Diagnostic Radiology at the San Raffaele Turro Hospital, radiological examinations can be performed both in the hospital and on an outpatient basis. The hospital performs:
  • urological diagnostics;
  • treatment by ablation of neoplasms of the kidneys;
  • diagnostics of infectious diseases associated with HIV;
  • diagnostics of thyroid pathologies;
  • diagnostics of female pelvic organs (gynecological diagnostics);
  • ultrasound examination of the musculoskeletal system.
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Leading Specialists

Highly qualified doctors provide patients with a comprehensive diagnostics and treatment of various diseases. For each patient, an individual treatment plan is drawn up based on the results of the examination. Your stay in the clinic will be as comfortable as possible, thanks to a carefully thought-out infrastructure.
Dr. med. Gianpiero Cardone

Specialization: radiology

Languages: English, Italian

Prof. Luigi Ferini Strambi

Specialization: neurology, sleep medicine

Languages: English, Italian, French

Prof. Cristina Anna Colombo

Specialization: psychiatry, mood disorders

Languages: English, Italian

Prof. Roberto Cavallaro

Specialization: psychiatry, psychotic disorders

Languages: Italian, English

Prof. Cesare Maffei

Specialization: clinical psychology and psychotherapy

Languages: English, French, Italian, Spanish

Prof. Antonella Castagna

Specialization: infectious diseases

Languages: English, French, Italian

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