Paediatric specialists at our clinics provide a wide range of treatment and care, treating challenging and complex cases. The treatment process is organised so that the patient receives effective, safe and quality care. This is made possible by adhering to global best practice and achievements in the realms of medical science and research, adopting and implementing it in daily practice.
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The functional diagnostic service can perform various examinations and diagnose heart, urological gland, central nervous system, epilepsy and other disorders. The following services are available:
and other services upon individual request.
The diagnostic radiology service performs a wide range of radiological examinations:
Radiological examinations are conducted in accordance with the quality guarantee programme, making sure that examinations are justified and are performed with the lowest possible doses of radiation. New methods are continually being introduced and new technologies are being upgraded to significantly shorten the examination time and improve precision.
More detailed information about diagnostics is available here: https://healthtravellatvia.lv/en/diagnostics
MEDICAL GENETICS AND PRENATAL DIAGNOSTICS
A physician specialising in prenatal diagnostics and expert in detailed foetal examination (evaluating specific indicators that may indicate foetal health). The specialist is competent in evaluating the results of ultrasonography, biochemical, minimally-invasive and non-invasive examinations of the foetus in accordance with the timing of the pregnancy and existing changes.
Children are provided with a full range of examinations and eclectic treatment. During the consultation, the otorhinolaryngologist will diagnose and treat nasal, throat, sinus and ear illnesses, as well as prescribe additional examinations if necessary. LOR illnesses are often related to other illnesses, therefore patients can also be consulted by otoneurologists, allergologists, audiologists, children’s neurologists, children’s infectologists, as well as hearing aid acousticians. Various medical manipulations and surgical treatment are available:
More detailed information about otorhinolaryngology is available here: https://healthtravellatvia.lv/en/otorhinolaryngology
Children are provided with full eye and vision health diagnostics, as well as outpatient or surgical treatment of diagnosed illnesses. Care is available for children of all ages, from infancy onwards. An experienced ophthalmologist can also evaluate the sharpness of vision of a child who cannot talk yet, examining how the child sets its view and follows bright lights and small toys. Children often do not complain about problems with their sight because they have nothing to compare them to. Young children may also not notice that one eye cannot see well, because the other eye can compensate for its bad eyesight. The following procedures are available for children:
More detailed information about sight correction is available here: https://healthtravellatvia.lv/en/vision
Orthopaedic services entail diagnosis and treatment of movement and support injuries and diseases. Specialization includes treatment for back and joint problems, injury treatment, and sports medicine. Consultation from an orthopaedist may be required for a child suffering from congenital limb deformities, skeletal injuries, gait disturbances, limping or the consequences of fractures.
More information about orthopaedics is available here: https://healthtravellatvia.lv/en/orthopedic
Gastroenterologists provide advice, make diagnoses and conduct treatment of various diseases of the digestive organs. Unique technologies and diagnostic equipment make it possible to significantly shorten the examination time and improve accuracy. This plays an important role in the early detection and treatment of digestive tract diseases and neoplasms. Minimally-invasive techniques are available that are suitable for the treatment of a child. The age and emotional maturity of the child will determine whether the examination can be conducted under local or general anaesthesia. The following examinations are available:
More detailed information about gastroenterology is available here: https://healthtravellatvia.lv/en/gastroenterology
NEUROLOGY AND NEUROSURGERY
Latvian clinics offer investigation of acute and chronic nervous diseases, conservative and surgical treatment, rehabilitation and preventive treatment for children of all ages from infancy onwards. Modern nervous system examination methods are available including radiological and ultrasound diagnostics, magnetic resonance and electroencephalography, etc. examinations. New treatments are continually being introduced in accordance with industry-wide tendencies. The specialist provides each patient with an individual approach - children and their parents are provided with comprehensive information about the nature of the illness, the expected diagnosis and scope of the treatment process and recovery prospects.
CARDIOLOGY AND CARDIOSURGERY
At the Children’s Cardiology and Cardiosurgery Clinic, advice and medical assistance are available to patients with irregular heartbeats and various congenital and other cardiovascular diseases. A wide range of diagnostic options are available to children of all ages including new born infants.
More information about cardiology is available here: https://healthtravellatvia.lv/en/cardiology
Latvian rehabilitation centres offer rehabilitation programmes for various illnesses. These are customised to meet the individual requirements of each patient. Many of them involve treatment of 2-4 hours a day for 5-7 days a week. During the rehabilitation course, the child's clinical condition and functional problems are assessed and documented. Preventive measures are taken to avoid complications, an individual rehabilitation plan is drawn up, and both the patient and his or her parents receive education and information regarding social integration. In addition, health aids are adapted, recommendations are made and the patient is included in the dynamic observation register. The patient also has access to the latest generation of robot technologies, which ease the recovery process and accelerate the patient's recovery and the regaining of mobility.
More information about cardiology is available here: https://healthtravellatvia.lv/en/rehabilitation
|Ultrasonography||from EUR 21.50|
|X-rays||from EUR 10|
|Scintigraphy||from EUR 46|
|Computed tomography||from EUR 80|
|Magnetic resonance||from EUR 117|
|Echocardiography||from EUR 40|
|Electroencephalography||from EUR 33|
|Miction cystometry||from EUR 130|
|Uroflowmetry||from EUR 15|
|Vaccination||from EUR 26|
|Polysomnography||from EUR 265|
|Otorhinolaryngology||from EUR 455|
|General surgery||from EUR 552|
|Neurosurgery||from EUR 1417|
|Cardiosurgery||from EUR 6769|
Individual treatment steps for each patient will vary, and a detailed treatment process will be determined by each patient’s needs, state of health and ascertained problems. In choosing to undergo treatment in Latvia, the patient’s family can primarily reckon with the establishment of a close relationship electronically followed by a visit to Latvia lasting several days. All the transcripts and opinions received to date in relation to the specific illness should be sent to the clinic. The more information that the doctor has access to, the easier it will be to for the doctor to form a diagnosis and choose the most appropriate treatment strategy.
It is important to take into account that medical treatment in Latvia can differ from the practice in the patient’s native country. Regardless of the amount of medical documentation submitted, initially it may be necessary to perform primary diagnostic procedures and consultations at our hospital to be completely sure that a quality and precise treatment has been prepared for the relevant situation.
General treatment process steps are as follows:
The duration of the visit to Latvia will depend on the medical treatment determined for the patient.