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Hospital Vithas Xanit Internacional. Costa del Sol - Málaga

Hospital Vithas Xanit Internacional

Avda. de los Argonautas s/n, Benalmádena, 29630
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Vithas Xanit International Hospital is the leading private hospital on the Costa del Sol.
It is located in Benalmdena, approximately 15 minutes drive from Malaga Airport and 20 minutes from Marbella.
The hospital has highly qualified professionals who are renowned both nationally and internationally for their expertise. They offer the most up-to-date diagnostic treatments and therapies.

An International Hospital

Vithas Xanit is an internationally recognised hospital, with staffs speaking 15 languages.
On the basis of specific protocols, the "International Patients Services" Department works in coordination with the different areas of the hospital. It is responsible for managing information requests and speeding up procedures. It provides a personalized service to our international patients.

Quality, safety, comfort and satisfaction

Quality, safety, comfort and satisfaction are the principles that Vithas Xanit International Hospitals philosophy is based upon.
The hospital has a work force made up of over 650 trained professionals including 250 highly skilled physicians, all of them ensuring safety in a coordinated manner.
Their excellence is based on a quality care program, protocolised work and standards.
The hospital incorporates processes which rely on different committees (health care ethics, oncological, infections, pharmacy, blood transfusions, mortality and improvement of the health care practice…). Committees bring together all professionals involved in the diagnosis and treatment of a disease. They periodically meet to discuss new cases, and optimize patients" treatment.
Vithas Xanit International Hospital is JCI (Joint Commission International) accredited. The Joint Commission is the oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in healthcare.In Spain 23 organizations are currently JCI accredited, of which only 8 are hospitals.

Medical specialities
Vithas Xanit International Hospital offers comprehensive care in a variety of fields, including but not limited to :

  • orthopedic surgery,
  • spinal surgery,
  • neurology
  • neurosurgery,
  • cardiac surgery,
  • vascular surgery,
  • digestive surgery
  • urology
  • oncology
  • pediatric surgery,
  • reconstructive surgery,
  • cosmetic surgery and antiaging,
  • bariatric surgery,
  • fertility treatments,
  • gynecology,
  • ophthalmology,
  • dentistry and cosmetic dentistry,
  • medical checks

Two major features

  • The Vithas Xanit International Hospital Cancer Institute (IOX).

This department has all the features related to the treatment and diagnosis of cancer. Its success stands as a role model of one of the best cancer hospitals internationally. It has five functional units: Unit of Breast and Gynecologic Tumors, Digestive Tumors, Urological Tumors and Lymphomas, Lung and head and neck tumors and a Unit of Genetic Counseling and Screening , which gives the possibility to patients to be tested for the hereditary predisposition of developing colon cancer and breast cancer.

  • Area of Heart Studies

This department provides personal assistance, responding to any cardiovascular disease and always with the best professionals prepared for every situation in specific cardiology units and using the latest technology in offering patients the relevant techniques as catheterisation , ablation in atrial fibrillation or methods for the treatment of arrhythmias. In cardiac surgery, the hospital stands out for its repair techniques of mitral and aortic valve, among others. This unit has the addition of Dr. Hans Joachin-Schfers, one of the most internationally recognized leaders in Cardiac Surgery.

Medical Center Data

  • The hospital has 122 Rooms distributed over 3 floors, 11 of which are Suites. All our rooms are individual, and have a spare bed so that another person.
  • 7 Theatres, equipped with the latest technology in medical equipment.
  • Intensive Care Unit :12 ICU beds with centralized monitoring .
  • 45 Out-patients Consultation rooms offering all surgical and medical specialties.
  • A Laboratory and Diagnostic Imaging Centre
tel. (+34) 951 01 02 42


Parking and transport

  • Own parking
  • Can be reached by public transport

Payment methods

  • Visa accepted
  • Bank transfers


  • Adapted for people with disabilities
  • Member of Costa del Sol Tourist Board
  • Near the airport

How to get here

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  • Plaza de la Marina,4
  • 29015 Málaga
  • Tel: +34952126272
  • Fax: +34952225207

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