The Hypertension unit belongs to the Department of Vascular Medicine and Hypertension in the Cardiovascular Pole, Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou. HEGP is a major university hospital opened in July 2000 with all state-of-the art facilities. In-house access to multi-disciplinary services, such as those provided by Cardiology, Nephrology, Endocrinology, Angiology, Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Neurology, Urology, Intensive Care, Surgery, Vascular Surgery, and Radiology. Other departments include Hormone and Pharmacology Laboratories and a Department of Genetics, and Continuing medical education (CME) opportunities. HEGP is a major University Hospital with several meeting rooms and a 400-seat amphitheatre. The Hypertension unit is acknowledged by the French Ministry of Health as a reference clinical centre for rare adrenal diseases, including pheochromocytomas and Conn adenomas, and for rare vascular diseases, including fibromuscular dysplasia and Takayasu arteritis. The unit treats some 4500 hypertension patients each year and does some 450 procedures.
Centre Hypertension – Paris at Georges Pompidou Hospital
Offers AVS? Yes
Offers Adrenalectomy? Yes
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