Message from the President
IPO-Porto is organized around a core purpose: offer the best healthcare, based on the highest standards of technical competence.
In the Institute we provide a group of professionals who, at all levels, stands next to the patient to support and provide him/her with everything he/she needs, equitably according to our resources.
This space contains useful and important information for the user. Here one can see information about the pathology clinics, clinical and support services and access information about consultation dates and tips for healthy life habits.
We rely on the cooperation of every patient and employee so that we can carry out our mission: provide health and wellbeing.
Laranja Pontes, MD
The oncological patient is the centre around which all assistance activity shall be built, so the human and technical means shall be organized to provide customized, homogeneous and wide healthcare services.
Keeping this focus on the patient, IPO-Porto organizes in multidisciplinary units by pathology, called Pathology Clinics, which are the basis of all assistance structure.
“Instituto Português de Oncologia do Porto Francisco Gentil, E.P.E.” is a corporate public entity. It is governed by a Management Board, named by the Government shareholders, which answers for the technical, human and financial good operation of the Institution. It is a legal person of public law, of corporate nature, with financial, secretarial and property independence.
Constitution of the Management Board
José Maria Laranja Pontes, MD
Rosa Begonha, MD
Maria Isabel Dias Sequeira, RGN
Francisco Nuno Rocha Gonçalves
Ilídio José Nunes de Oliveira Cadilhe