Sagrat Cor University Hospital

Sagrat Cor University Hospital is the largest privately owned general hospital in Barcelona. Its goal is to prioritise patients' quality of life through qualified professionals, state-of-the-art medical technology, avant-garde techniques and personalised care.

Today, the hospital has a team of 1,100 staff members who carry out approximately 25,000 operations and treat more than 400,000 patients a year.

Given the quality of its medical team and the hospital's aim of improving healthcare through learning, teaching and research, Sagrat Cor University Hospital is a teaching unit for the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Barcelona and is certified by the Spanish Ministry of Health to train specialist doctors (MIR), pharmacists (FIR) and nurses (EIR). Every year, Sagrat Cor University Hospital helps to train more than 800 health workers.

Multilingual personalised care
Agreements with leading international insurers
Calle Viladomat 28808029Barcelona
Quality and Excellence
UNE 179003 - Risk management for patient safety
UNE 179006 - Infection control in hospitals
ISO 9001 - Quality system certification
ISO 14001 - Environmental system certification
Acreditación de la unidad del dolor por la Sociedad Española del Dolor (SED)

Outstanding fields

Outstanding fields
  • CirugiaGeenralMetabolica_negroCirugiaGeenralMetabolica_negro
    General / Metabolic Surgery
    General / Metabolic Surgery
    Our specialists are experienced in performing high-complexity procedures, adapting the technique to the patient and the type of disease that they present.
    • Cirugia-Oral-y-MaxilofacialCirugia-Oral-y-Maxilofacial
      Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      The Bara-Gaseni Institute specialises in dental and maxillofacial treatment and has more than 25 years of experience in the field. We specialise in preventing, studying, diagnosing, treating and rehabilitating pathologies of the mouth, face and cranial-facial region, as well as cervical organs and structures connected to the same. We offer patients conscientious care in a welcoming environment, while offering the highest quality standards and including the latest developments in the fields of dentistry and maxillofacial surgery.
      • DermatologiaDermatologia
        Our Dermatology Department carries out 3,398 operations each year and has 14 medical professionals with sub-specialities in different treatment areas. We're a leading centre in preventing and treating skin cancer, as well as experts in dermatological surgery, Mohs micrographic surgery, and photodynamic therapy. Our most renowned units are the skin oncology unit, skin ultrasounds, phototherapy, and aesthetic dermatology, which uses laser or pulsed light treatments.
        • Área Salud de la MujerÁrea Salud de la Mujer
          Área Salud de la MujerÁrea Salud de la Mujer
          Área Salud de la MujerÁrea Salud de la Mujer
          We focus on women’s health by taking a multidisciplinary approach to provide highly specialised care and a personalised response to any gynaecological condition.
          • Neurología_negroNeurología_negro
            Neuroscience Department
            Neuroscience Department
            Our teams focus on studying, diagnosing and treating central and peripheral nervous system diseases. We are at the cutting-edge of safe and effective minimally invasive treatments, which guarantee fewer risks and repercussions and allow for shorter hospital stays.
            • Urología_negroUrología_negro
              Our specialists are experienced in performing complex procedures, adapting the technique to the patient and the type of disease that they present.
              • NeumologiaNeumologia
                Our pneumology specialists offer a comprehensive service to prevent, diagnose and treat respiratory diseases. We work with professionals in other medical specialities, such as thoracic surgeons, oncologists, intensivists and internists with a multidisciplinary vision, whose goal is to achieve the best individual treatment for patients.
                • Traumatología_negroTraumatología_negro
                  Locomotive System Department
                  Locomotive System Department
                  Our specialised teams are at the cutting-edge of the most innovative diagnostic, orthopaedic and surgical techniques, providing each patient with the best possible treatment option.

                  Other specialities at the hospital

                  Other specialities at the hospital
                  • Dermatologia
                    Allergy Clinic
                  • Aparato-Digestivo
                    Digestive System
                  • Cardiología_negro_2
                  • Cardiología_negro
                    Cardiac Surgery
                  • CirugiaGeenralMetabolica_negro
                    General and Digestive System Surgery
                  • Cirugia-Oral-y-Maxilofacial
                    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
                  • Traumatología_negro
                    Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery
                  • Toracica_negro_2
                    Thoracic Surgery
                  • Dermatologia
                  • Endocrinologia-y-Nutricion
                  • Medicina-Interna
                    Internal Medicine
                  • Nefrologia_2
                  • CirugiaGeenralMetabolica_negro
                  • Neurología_negro
                  • Obstetricia-y-Ginecologia_2
                    Obstetrics and Gynaecology
                  • Oftalmología_negro_2
                  • Oncología_negro
                  • Otorrinolaringologia
                  • Reumatologia_2
                  • Urgencias
                    Emergency Care
                  • Urología_negro

                  Services and facilities

                  Services and facilities

                  Sagrat Cor University Hospital has a prestigious team of professionals who offer patients personalised care, state-of-the-art technology, and modern, comfortable facilities designed to ensure optimal well-being of the patient and their relatives, as well as a valuable research and teaching aspect.

                  Hospital Universitari Sagrat Cor - ServiciosHospital Universitari Sagrat Cor - Servicios

                  9 major surgery operating theatres

                  4 major outpatient surgery operating theatres

                  5 minor outpatient surgery operating theatres

                  1 lithotripsy operating theatre

                  2 Pain Unit operating theatres

                  1 Ophthalmology operating theatre

                  1 endoscopy operating theatre

                  4 beds, 6 armchairs and 2 stations in Oncology Day Hospital

                  5 armchairs in Allergology Day Hospital

                  3 armchairs in Endocrinology Day Hospital


                  1 CAT scanner

                  1 MRI scanner

                  1 MRI scanner (1.5 Tesla) with AI technology (Philips MR5300) (1st in Spain and 2nd in the world, 2022)

                  1 conventional room

                  1 A&E conventional room

                  4 ultrasound rooms

                  1 mammography room

                  1 remote control

                  Outpatient appointments - Hours: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

                  106 doctor's offices

                  15 consultation rooms for specific tests and treatments

                  11 treatment rooms (and others)

                  23 waiting rooms

                  7 examination rooms

                  24-hour A&E service

                  12 emergency stations

                  1 double resuscitation station

                  7 quick visit clinic rooms

                  2 triage rooms

                  1 armchair room for short treatments

                  2 large waiting rooms for adult and paediatric patients and another for waiting family members


                  Dermatology laser room

                  Ophthalmology laser room

                  Audiometry rooms

                  Endoscopy rooms

                  Doppler rooms

                  Doppler ultrasound rooms

                  Technical rooms

                  Rehabilitation rooms

                  Haemodynamics rooms

                  Interventional radiology rooms

                  Conventional radiology rooms

                  Mammography rooms

                  Ultrasound rooms

                  CAT scanner

                  MRI scanner

                  Gamma cameras

                  Guided-charge brachytherapy unit (prostate)

                  3D laparoscopy


                  10 individual treatment stations

                  1 group therapy room

                  1 gym

                  3 doctor's offices

                  2 speech therapy offices


                  Parking available at the hospital


                  Religious services

                  Médicos de cada Centro Sagrat Cor University Hospital

                  Please note that we can only provide assistance if you are an international patient (non-Spanish national) who:

                  1. Holds an international insurance.

                  2. Is a private patient, hence without insurance.

                  For international patients with national insurances, you shall book your appointment at:


                  Please note that we can only provide assistance if you are an international patient (non-Spanish national) who:

                  1. Holds an international insurance.

                  2. Is a private patient, hence without insurance.

                  For international patients with national insurances, you shall book your appointment at: