Surgical area

Developed by: Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Gregorio Marañón


It is a Research Support Service prepared adequately and equipped with the necessary equipment and instruments to carry out the most usual surgical activity. Tables are special for animals and one of them is radiolucent to perform techniques with X-rays.
Equipment is also available for more specific procedures such as laparoscopic surgery and extracorporeal circulation. There is a microsurgery laboratory, which has four tables and four microscopes. In it both training courses in microsurgery are performed, as well as experiences that require only small animal.
The  Experimental Operating Room of the Gregorio Marañón Health Institute, is the Surgical Area of ​​the Unit for Experimental Medicine and Surgery (UMCE).

Contact details

Contact person: Dr. Juan F. Del Cañizo López, Responsible for the Surgical Area