Sports medicine


Service description

We are specialists in sports medicine. This service is led by Dr. Jorge Candel, a renowned doctor of prestige in the field, both nationally and internationally.

Affidea Clínica Tecma is positioned as a reference in the Valencian Community in sports medicine assistance, as we attend elite teams of various disciplines in the region, such as athletics, cycling, soccer, tennis, among others.

Sports medicine offers a wide range of interventions for the population. Therefore, we provide the following services:

Sports Medical Checkups

Basal: basic electrocardiography, spirometry, automatic digital anthropometry through TANITA equipment.

Effort Test:

  • Basic Ergometry: stress electrocardiogram on Tapestry, Cycloergometer, spirometry and automatic digital anthropometry through a TANITA equipment.

  • Basic ergometry with determination of metabolic thresholds: stress electrocardiogram on Tapestry, SRM Cycloergometer, spirometry, automatic digital anthropometry through TANITA equipment and determination of aerobic and anaerobic thresholds.

  • Ergospirometry: stress electrocardiogram on Tapestry, SRM Cycloergometer, spirometry, anthropometry and determination of maximum oxygen consumption through aerobic and anaerobic threshold analysis providing data on heart rate, running speed or power (in watts)

  • Ergospirometry + Biomechanical study: Exercise electrocardiogram on the treadmill and determination of maximum oxygen consumption by aerobic and anaerobic threshold analysis providing data on heart rate, running speed or power (in watts) in addition to biomechanical analysis of running technique and footprint (pressure analysis) with video analysis of angles and contact times (in treadmill mode).

  • Blood and urine analysis for the determination of element deficiencies (iron, magnesium, vitamins, etc.) and training status (prevention of overtraining). Determination of parameters related to biological passport regulations.

  • Personalized nutritional studies for each patient according to their needs.

Strength and power test:

  • Jumping test on strength platform for determination of neurological, muscular and tendon strength.

Isokinetic strength test with isokinetic apparatus ISOMED 2000:

  • Upper limb.

  • Lower limb.

  • Abdominal and lumbar balance.

Free pulley for sports gesture:

  • Isometric strength test.

  • Anaerobic power test on SRM cycloergometer (Wingate test).

Sports medicine consultation:

  • Sports traumatology.

  • Sports nutrition.

  • Ergogenic aids.

Sports cardiology:

  • Exercise ECG.

  • Echocardiography.

Biomechanical studies

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