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Professional Profile

Dr. Enric Roche

Angiologist and Vascular Surgeon. Association member no. 28119
Head of the Angiology and Vascular Surgery Department of the Hospital Plato of Barcelona

Graduate of the DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE of the Provincial Hospital Clinico Central University.
Resident Locum in ANGIOLOGY and VASCULAR SURGERY
GERMANS TRIAS I PUJOL UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL of Barcelona 1993 -1997

He complemented his training in national and international centres, among which the BARNES JEWISH HOSPITAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER. St. Louis. Missouri (USA) stands out.

Specialist at the GERONA JOSEP TRUETA UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL 1998-1999 and at the GERMANS TRIAS I PUJOL UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL 1997-1999.
Since 1999, he has been in charge of the Angiology and Vascular Surgery department of the HOSPITAL PLATO of Barcelona. www.hospitalplato.com (Public Health Centre). 

Author of about thirty articles and speaker at congresses and round tables on the speciality on more than 80 occasions. PhD courses carried out at the Autonomous University of Barcelona 1995-1996
He has a Masters in Hospital Management and Health Care Services Management (2000-201) from the Central University of Barcelona and he did post-graduate courses on Quality, Process Management and EFQM Continuous Improvement Systems, and he takes an active part in his hospital’s committees.

He has been the organizer of meetings on the speciality, in particlar Tecnovasc 1999, 2001, 2003 and 2005 www.tecnovasc.com stands out as an international symposium on technological breakthroughs in vascular surgery and the workshop meeting on the Tessari sclerotherapy method in 2004.

He has been coordinator of vascular surgery care between Primary Care and Hospital Care of the Esquerra de la Eixample quarter of Barcelona (a geographic area with 600,000 inhabitants which includes the hospitals Hospital Clinic, Hospital Sagrat Cor and Hospital Plato) since 2007.

Within the speciality, he has dedicated special attention to the treatment of chronic venous disease through minimally invasive techniques and he has promoted endovenous procedures like the endolaser, radiofrequency and ultrasound-guided sclerosis with foam www.solucionvarices.com. Likewise, he has created a fast circuit for attending to lower limb ulcers in his area of reference.

In the Hospital Plato, he works along with another 5 vascular and endovascular surgeons where they carry out almost all vascular and endovascular procedures, both venous and arterial. In the Hospital Plato, over 1000 venous procedures are currently being carried out every year, plus 400 cases among arterial procedures, fistulas for haemodialysis and other treatments.