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  • Orthopedic Surgery

    Don’t suffer any longer. Trust the expert team at Almater Hospital to treat
    your orthopedic condition.

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    Our team of cosmetic surgeons can make your dream a reality!

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  • Fertility Services

    Is a child in your future?
    Almater Hospital offers a wide
    variety of fertility treatments.

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    Effective, permanent weight loss is attainable and affordable
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    Our geriatric physicians are trained in meeting the varied healthcare
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Neonatal Medicine

Neonatal Medicine refers to the care of newborn infants due to premature birth, low birth weight, birth defects, heart trouble, lung problems, or other life-threatening conditions. At Almater Hospital, this care is available in our state-of-the-art unit.

Our medical team has the experience and expertise to care for infants born as early as 22 weeks gestation or weighing as little as 12 ounces or less.

Our expertise includes care of:

  • Critically ill newborns
  • Premature infants
  • Low birth weight infants
  • Complex surgical conditions
  • Perinatal asphyxia
  • Sepsis and septic shock
  • Newborns with congenital malformations
  • Respiratory failure in newborns
  • Congenital diaphramatic hernia

We offer:

  • Arterial Access
  • Catheterization
  • Placement of a Thoracostomy Tube
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Blood Transfusion
  • Gastric Intubation
  • Heel Prick (Capillary Blood Sample)
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Paracentesis (Abdominal)
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Venous Access

Specialists:

Photo of Dr. Marina Lopez
Dr. Marina Lopez Specialty: Neonatal Care
Photo of Dr. Ana Luisa Sotelo
Dr. Ana Luisa Sotelo Specialty: Neonatal Care
Photo of Dr. Eduardo Villafuerte Leon
Dr. Eduardo Villafuerte Leon Specialty: Neonatal Care
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