Prof. Dr. Javier Gallego

Prof. Dr. Javier Gallego

Unit Coordinator of Thoracic Surgery — Hospital Lusíadas Lisboa

Hospital Lusíadas Lisboa:
Hospital Lusíadas Porto:


Portuguese, English, Spanish e Catalan

Areas of Interest

Minimally Invasive Surgery: Cardiac, Thoracic, mitral valve repair and pectus excavatum (Nuss) Surgeries; Aortic valve surgery by mini-sternotomy; Coronary Surgery without ECC; Video-assisted single-port lobectomies (Singel Port VATS) for lung cancer treatment; Hyperhidrosis Surgery: Bilateral upper thoracic sympathectomy


Thoracic Surgery Consultation, Hyperhidrosis Consultation

Breve CV

Degree in Medicine from the Faculty of Medicine of Lleida in 2001, UdL, Spain.
Specialist in Cardiothoracic Surgery since 2008, Complementary Residency at Hospital Santa Maria de Lisboa.
Hospital Assistant of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Hospital Santa Maria and Hospital Lusíadas Lisboa.
​FECTS, Fellow of the European Cardiothoracic Society, obtained the European Board in Cardiothoracic Surgery in September 2008.
Master's degree in Surgery for Congenital Heart Diseases, Miguel Hernández University (Alicante, Spain).
Doctoral Course in “Surgical and Application Anatomy” directed by the Department/Institute of Histology and Anatomy of the Faculty of Medicine , Miguel Hernández University (Alicante, Spain) (2004-2006) obtaining the “Diploma of Advanced Studies” (DEA) .
Equivalence of the professional category of “Hospital Assistant in Cardiothoracic Surgery” to “Specialist Physician in Cardiovascular Surgery” and “Specialist Physician in Thoracic Surgery” by the Ministry of Health of Spain.

schedules and agreements

  • Hospital Lusíadas Lisboa
  • Hospital Lusíadas Porto
  • Hospital Lusíadas Lisboa
  • Hospital Lusíadas Porto
  • SAMS Quadros
  • ADSE
  • AdvanceCare
  • Allianz
  • CGD - Cartão de Crédito
  • Ecco-Salva
  • Future Healthcare
  • Grupo RAR
  • Jerónimo Martins
  • Lusíadas 4US
  • Medicare
  • Médis
  • Médis CTT
  • Multicare
  • Multicare - ACS
  • RNA Medical
  • Sãvida
  • SFJ - Sindicato dos Funcionários Judiciais
  • Staples
  • Universidade do Porto
  • KeepWells
  • Colaboradores Lusíadas (Seguro Saúde Médis)
  • Lusíadas Plan
  • SAMS Norte
  • Medical Port
  • ADSE, IASFA, SAD PSP, SAD GNR - Tabela especial sem convenção