Affidea continues its expansion in Spain with the acquisition of Institut Joan Autrán

With the integration of this renowned dental clinic, Affidea Spain completes its service portfolio in Barcelona.


Madrid, February 07, 2024-. Affidea, Europe's largest provider of integrated healthcare including advanced diagnostic services, outpatient and centers of excellence, has announced the acquisition of Institut Joan Autrán, a renowned dental clinic, with which Affidea Spain completes its portfolio of services in Barcelona.

Institut Joan Autrán is a respected and renowned center in the dental sector in Spain, dedicated exclusively to Advanced Dental Aesthetics, where all its professionals are selected university professors trained under the guidelines of Dr. Joan Autrán, owner and director of the clinic. 

The reliability of the treatments performed is guaranteed by top quality materials and state-of-the-art digital technology, in addition to the constant training of the medical team. Located in the center of Barcelona, it has an area of 140 m2, a portfolio of more than 40,000 national and foreign patients, more than 3,000 visits per year and a professional experience of more than 30 years. Among the treatments performed, dental aesthetics (veneers, crowns, inlays), implantology (Implantcrown), periodontics (crown lengthening, bone grafting) and orthodontics (Invisalign, extractions, brackets) stand out. Autrán employs 17 people (doctors in dental esthetics and dentists, hygienists, nurses and receptionists).

Theo Kravvas, Country Manager of Affidea Spain, states that "we are delighted to announce a new milestone in the growth trajectory of Affidea Spain with the incorporation of Institut Joan Autrán, a reference center in dental aesthetics located in Barcelona. This is an important step towards our goal of becoming the leading provider of outpatient services in Spain and to continue to add new adjacent services to our portfolio that can be expanded to our current and future network of centers in Spain. With this acquisition, we are proud to welcome highly reputable medical professionals such as Dr. Joan Autrán, who will lead the expansion of the new line of services in the rest of Affidea's network in Spain."

For his part, Dr. Joan Autrán points out that "it is a real honor to be part of a reference company in its sector such as Affidea. Going hand in hand with a group with so much growth potential is one of the main reasons why we decided to join this project full of enthusiasm and future. Institut Autran has always sought excellence in the field of dental aesthetics and we needed to find a company that could guarantee this level of quality in all our centers.
Undoubtedly, joining Affidea gives us a solid support to maintain our level of excellence as an exclusive dental aesthetics clinic. We are excited about the opportunities this project offers us for joint growth. Together we will continue to excel in the industry and provide premium service to all our patients."

With this acquisition, Affidea now has 44 centers in Spain, serving a total of more than 1,000,000 patients each year, achieving to expand its geographical presence throughout the national territory, with a reinforced capacity in outpatient services that will allow Affidea to be one of the preferred health care providers for companies and private health insurers. At national level, Affidea will have more than 1,460 professionals providing services in its centers.

At European level, Affidea's network has 356 centers, working with more than 13,000 professionals and serving thirteen million patients each year.

RSM has carried out the financial due diligence and acted as Affidea's legal and tax advisor, while Vasalto has carried out the labor due diligence.

Rhombus Global Consulting & Leiva Asociados acted as advisors to Institut Joan Autran.

About Affidea Spain:

Affidea Spain ( is a leading medical provider of diagnostic imaging, nuclear medicine and outpatient medical specialties, with 44 centers nationwide. Affidea España performs more than 900,000 diagnostic imaging examinations each year, offering a medical service of excellence at the forefront of patient care. The company works with more than 1,100 professionals. Affidea Spain is recognized for its focus on patient safety, having all its centers accredited for excellence in nuclear medicine by the European Union of Medical Specialties (UEMS) and the European Board of Nuclear Medicine (EBNM), as well as all centers with CT accredited by the European Society of Radiology in Europe, on the EuroSafe Imaging Wall of Stars.

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About Affidea Group

Affidea Group ( is Europe's largest provider of advanced diagnostic imaging, outpatient and cancer treatment services. Founded in 1991, the company operates 356 medical centers in 15 countries and provides advanced diagnostic, outpatient and cancer treatment services to more than 12 million patients a year. Thanks to its high standards in patient safety, Affidea is the most awarded provider of medical imaging services in Europe. More than half of the centers awarded 5 stars in the Eurosafe Wall of Stars, accredited by the European Society of Radiology in Europe, are Affidea centers. In June 2023, Affidea was awarded the Diagnostic Provider of the Year Award at the HealthInvestor Awards.