Vithas Xanit Internacional is specialised in medical tourism, and offers the best treatments and surgical procedures for foreign patients within the private healthcare sector

At Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital you will find the best standards in private healthcare which exceed the expectations of our overseas patients.  We take into consideration all of their motivations and requirements.  These usually vary from one patient to another, and depend mainly on their home country, their culture and the type of medical treatment requested.

Our website for Medical Tourism focuses on the surgical and medical specialist treatments which are most frequently sought after by our   foreign patients: Cosmetic Surgery, Ophthalmological Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Spinal Surgery, Gynaecology, Medical Check-ups and Oncology.

Private patients and international companies

Timetable in Central European Time

Monday-Friday 09:00 – 17:00h

Opening Hours

We care for our patients every day of the week.

Monday-Sunday 07:00 – 23:00h
Emergencies Available 24/7

The best private healthcare

Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital is located in Benalmadena (Malaga, Spain). We offer our patients the best private healthcare. There are various reasons and motivations why people choose to come to Vithas Xanit for their treatment or surgery:

No waiting lists

Avoid frustrating and endless waiting lists. At Vithas Xanit you can be evaluated, and receive treatment or surgery in the shortest time possible

Best quality and technology

Our facilities are equipped with state-of-the-art technology and our professionals are amongst the best in their respective professional fields. This ensures that our patients have the best possible outcome following their surgical procedures and treatments.

Affordable prices for the best private medical treatments

The quality/price ratio of our treatments is very competitive, thus making the best private healthcare economical and affordable for most patients. Please feel free to contact us to receive more information about the price of your treatment or surgery at our International hospital.

Wide array of specialist treatments and surgeries

At Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital we offer an extensive portfolio of medical treatments and surgeries for most medical specialities, using the latest advancements in minimally invasive techniques.

Recuperate and relax on the Costa del Sol

Why not have your medical treatment carried out in a relaxing part of Spain. Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital is located in Benalmadena, a typical Andalusian coastal town located between Malaga and Marbella. You can enjoy the miles of sandy beaches all year round thanks to the Mediterranean climate.

There are also a lot of things to see in the area and activities which you can partake in: entertainment, museums, restaurants, golf…

An international hospital for international patients

Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital is a globally recognised and accredited private hospital offering all surgical and medical specialities. Patients can count on an excellent healthcare service, along with doctors and surgeons who are recognised on a national and international scale. As a result, we are able to offer patients the very best diagnostic techniques and therapies.

Vithas Xanit International Hospital

We care for more than 600.000 patients every year, 40% of whom are foreigners originating from around 90 different countries.

Our “International Services” Department is an essential link between foreign patients and our medical and administrative staff.

This multilingual, multidisciplinary and multicultural department has staff speaking a total of 15 languages, and is available 24 hours a day, providing personalised care to our overseas patients. Our aim is to make them feel at home, and to always take into consideration a person’s values, religious beliefs and cultural background.

By providing the best possible medical and personal care to all patients, Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital has attained the highest quality standards in line with the International Medical Tourism and “Treatment Abroad” industry.

Medical and surgical specialities

At Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital we offer an extensive portfolio of private healthcare treatments and surgeries within a variety of medical specialities. Below are a selection of procedures most frequently requested by our foreign patients:

Private health care: Orthopedic Surgery Traumatology

Private healthcare: Orthopaedic Surgery – Traumatology

The most frequently requested orthopaedic surgeries within the field of medical tourism are hip replacements and knee replacements. At Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital these procedures are performed using arthroscopy and Minimally Invasive Techniques (MIS).

Private health care: Cosmetic Surgery

Private healthcare: Cosmetic Surgery

At Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital, the Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery Unit helps patients to feel good about themselves.
The latest medical technology along with our doctors and surgeons’ perfectionism are key factors which ensure that patients are satisfied with the outcome of their cosmetic surgery or treatment. Liposuction, breast enlargements, rhinoplasty and tummy tucks are amongst the most sought after treatments.

Private health care: Medical Check-Ups

Private healthcare: Medical Check-Ups

A regular medical check-up is now considered as the safest and most efficient way to manage our own health.
The medical check-ups available at Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital ensure that you will be in the hands of experts using the most advanced technology and that you shall receive exclusive treatment specially designed to fully assess your health.

Medical services

Our healthcare professionals are dedicated to providing the best possible care. Patients undergo a complete series of radiological and imaging tests at Vithas Xanit International hospital.

Private healthcare: medical check-upsMedical Check-ups
We offer our patients the most complete and comprehensive medical check-ups which are tailored to their individual needs.

Emergency Care24/7 Emergency Care
We are available for you every day of the year.

Private healthcare: medical staffMedical Staff
Vithas Xanit Internacional GP’s and specialists are amongst the best in their respective fields of expertise.

Private healthcare: medical advisorsMedical Advisors
Need advice concerning a health issue? Feel free to visit our hospital and speak to one of our specialists.

Private healthcare: new facilitiesNew Facilities
Our hospital is equipped with state-of-the-art technologies and facilities.

Private healthcare: patient carePatient Care
Our helpful staff look after each patient, and offer personalised care.

Our Professionals

We have highly skilled doctors, who are accredited and certified by the most famous international medical research universities. Our professionals have extensive experience in the most complicated procedures.


Dr Juan Carlos Gavilan Carrasco

Head of Hepatology and Internal Medicine at Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital



Head of General Surgery and Digestive Surgery at Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital



Head of The Ophthalmology Department at Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital


Dr. Antonio NARVAEZ

Head of Orthopaedic Surgery, Traumatology and Sports Medicine at Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital

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    What our patients say...

    Here is a brief account of some of our patients’ experiences at Vithas Xanit Internacional hospital.

    “I would like to express my deepest gratitude and eternal debt to the Vithas Xanit Internacional professionals for the care that I received during my hospitalisation. They were more than professional and have demonstrated complete dedication. I would like to particularly thank the welfare staff for their wonderful treatment. Thank you for your constant patience and care. It certainly helps to make the situation easier, more bearable, and improve the quality of life for patients and their families.”


    “Thank you for the kindness and good humour that you have shown as well as the wonderful food. It certainly helps to make a sick person feel better and have a speedy recovery.”


    “I really appreciate and thank all the staff at Vithas Xanit Internacional. They certainly helped to make my stay in the hospital more relaxing, and less painful than usual, in spite of my illness. I feel that I have just come out of a charming small hotel rather than a large hospital.”


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