Institut Guttmann

Neurorehabilitation hospital

+34 93 497 77 00

Legal notice

Legal notice

Institut Guttmann is a trademark registered at the Oficina Española de Patentes y Marcas (Spanish Patent and Trademark Office). Total or partial reproduction of this website is prohibited without citing the source or without the consent of the Institut Guttmann, which reserves the right to make, without prior notice, any changes it deems appropriate to either the information contained in this website or its presentation.

Data protection

The Institut Guttmann is the owner of the database generated with the personal data provided by the users on the website

The user authorizes the automated management of the provided personal data for the provision of services agreed. The file will be located at the Institut Guttmann, Cami de Can Ruti, s / n 08916 Badalona, ​​under the supervision and control of the Institut Guttmann.

The information contained in the aforementioned database is used for both the correct identification of users and for statistical studies of users to design improvements in the services provided, perform basic administrative tasks and to communicate events, offers and news to registered users by email.

Personal information collected by registered users is stored in the database owned by Institut Guttmann which provides the technical, organizational and security measures to ensure the confidentiality and integrity of information in accordance with the Ley Orgánica 15/1999 del 13 de diciembre, de Protección de Datos de Carácter Personal, and other applicable law.

Users will in all cases be responsible for the truthfulness of the data, saving itself the Institut Guttmann the right to exclude of the registered services any user who has provided false data, notwithstanding other legal action.

Any user can at any time exercise the right to access, rectify and, where necessary, remove the provided personal data by written communication addressed to the Institut Guttmann: Cami de Can Ruti, s / n 08916 Badalona, ​​reference "data processing".

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Purpose and mission of the website

The information provided in has been envisaged to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/visitor to this website and his/her doctor.

Editorial Board

Medical staff:

  • Dr Joan Vidal Samsó 
    Degree in Medicine and Surgery (University of Barcelona, 1982)
    Specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (1996)
    Doctor of Medicine and Surgery (University of Barcelona, 2007)
    Licence number 18901 (Barcelona)
  • Dr Montserrat Bernabeu Guitart 
    Degree in Medicine and Surgery (University of Barcelona, 1988)
    Specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (1992)
    Licence number 26034 (Barcelona)
  • Dr Josep M. Tormos Muñoz 
    Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (Universitat de Valencia, 1995)
    Doctor of Medicine y Cirugía (Universitat de Valencia, 1999)
    Licence number 40128 (Barcelona)

Non-medical personnel (personnel not involved in medical information):

  • Elizabeth González Martín 
    Degree in Communication Sciences (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 1995)
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