Nova Malo Clinic in Faro Take advantage of the Airport to reinforce medical tourism

Malo Clinic opened a new clinic in Faro, in the city center, along the main avenue of the Algarve capital […]

MALO_CLINIC_Faro_300dpi_06Malo Clinic opened a new clinic in Faro, in the city centre, along the main avenue of the Algarve capital and close to the Forum Algarve.

The Group emphasizes the clinic's proximity to the Airport of Faro, which reinforces its «growing commitment to medical tourism, a business area that, in 2015, received clients from 35 nationalities and registered a growth of 36% in the number of clients, compared to 2014».

With 500 square meters and capacity for twelve dental offices, the new clinic, more in line with the brand's distinctive image, offers all dental treatments, with the support of Malo Clinic Portimão for the most complex cases in the area of ​​surgery that require surgical blocks, namely using the recognized surgical protocol Malo Clinic Protocol | All-on-4®, which allows the rehabilitation of totally edentulous people through the placement of a fixed prosthesis, in a single day, a protocol developed by Paulo Malo and his team.

The project foresees the hiring of ten employees by 2017 and a turnover of 500 thousand euros in 2016 and 700 thousand euros next year.

In the start-up phase, the Group invested around 250 thousand euros in adapting the unit and in medical equipment.


The opening of Malo Clinic Faro it fits, according to the Group, in its «expansion plan» and in its strategy, which «involves expanding the network of regional clinics in the vicinity, approaching customers and allowing the provision of quality Dental Medicine services to the entire population, as well as facilitating the diagnosis and referral of more complex situations that require surgical blocks to larger clinics in the area of ​​influence».

For Paulo Malo, president of Malo Clinic, «the new space reinforces the Group's presence in the south of the country, where it has operated since 2010, the clinic in Portimão and, due to the proximity to the airport and the influx of thousands of tourists during throughout the year, it will act as an engine for medical tourism, which is a strong bet of Malo Clinic. With this opening, we want to offer excellent services to the local population and, at the same time, attract non-resident customers, who already represent a considerable percentage of our activity».