Dr André Varandas Borges | Specialist Doctor:

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Dr. André Varandas Borges is part of our clinical team in the area of ​​Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation or Physiatry.

Although it is still unknown to a large part of the population, the speciality of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation or Physiatry may be a valid option for your problem! We have a wide range of minimally invasive techniques at our disposal that can help you!

Physiatry, also known as Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (MFR), is a medical speciality that focuses on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the musculoskeletal and neuromuscular system, which result in functional limitations.

This medical speciality plays a crucial role in promoting rehabilitation and improving the quality of life of patients with disabling conditions.

In addition to specialising in sports medicine, physiatrists also work to prevent, diagnose and treat injuries and medical conditions related to physical activity and sport.

Physiatrists use various diagnostic methods to assess and understand patients' musculoskeletal and neuromuscular conditions.

This area uses a variety of therapeutic techniques and modalities to help patients regain functionality, adapt to limitations and optimise their general well-being.

We highlight some of the treatments that our physiatrist carries out:

  • Barbotage or calcification washing;
  • Thermal or pulsed radiofrequency;
  • Viscosupplementation;
  • Orthobiological treatment with platelet-rich plasma;
  • Intra-articular infiltration;
  • Perineural infiltration;
  • Bursal infiltration.









Consult here some of pathologies and treatments that Dr. André Varandas Borges treats.