Medical Tourism in Italy

Italy is one of the most beautiful and popular destinations in the world with amazing history, culture, architecture, customs, food…you name it. Italy has also become a popular medical tourism destination with the discovery of CCSVI or Chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency a “liberation treatment” by the Italian researcher Paulo Zamboni in 2008. Since then tens of thousands of people suffering with Multiple Sclerosis have traveled in order to receive treatment. Gateway Health works with a medical team in Naples that has a full staff devoted to CCSVI research including Interventional radiologists, neurologists and psychologists with CCSVI specific equipment. The treatment protocols include an angioplasty of both Azygos and Jugular Veins only after a diagnosis made by Echo-Colour-Doppler and use the “Zamboni Method” The head of the clinic has also trained directly with Paulo Zamboni, completing an additional one year of study on CCSVI in a comprehensive one year course, taught by Paulo Zamboni. The Interventional radiologists who head the clinic also conducts his own CCSVI or Chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency study, on patients that under go the treatment. For those clients looking for a exceptional team to perform CCSVI and recover in one of the most beautiful destinations in the world, this is it.