Medicīnas centrs ARS

Address: Skolas iela 5, Rīga
Opening times: Mon – Fri 08:00 – 20:00,
Sat 08:00 – 15:00

Clinic"Medicīnas Centrs ARS" was founded in 1988 as the first private multi-profile medical institution in Latvia. Currently, with more than 200 doctors of various specialties, the best professionals in their field in Latvia, it is one of the largest private medical institutions in Latvia. Combining specialist knowledge and state-of-the-art premium diagnostic equipment in one place, ARS Medical Centre provides new opportunities for the early diagnosis and treatment of various diseases.

"Medicīnas Centrs ARS" introduces the latest diagnostic methods offered by the most advanced technologies in the world and the best radiologists in Latvia on a regular basis, with special emphasis placed on the most advanced current diagnostic possibilities in the world.

For example, we use 3.0T MRI, 320-slice CT, PET/CT, ultrasound, scintigraphy etc. to ensure the timely diagnosis of the most common tumours (breast, bowel and prostate) and of cardiovascular diseases.

Services offered by "Medicīnas Centrs ARS":

Consultations by specialist doctors

Diagnostics:

MRI (3.0T and 1.5T)

CT (320-slice scan)

PET/CT

scintigraphy

ultrasound

invasive ultrasound

functional exams

endoscopy etc.

Health checks/Check-ups

Surgeries at the ARS Day Hospital:

Phlebological surgery

Arthroscopic surgery

Carpal & cubital canal surgery

Gynaecological surgery

Proctological surgery

Urological surgery

Thermal ablation for thyroid nodules

Gynaecology, aesthetic gynecology

Dentistry, implants, prosthetics

Shock wave lithotripsy for treatment of kidney stones

More possibilities for breast diagnostics in a single location: breast tomosynthesis, breast ultrasound, mammary gland biopsy, magnetic resonance for mammary glands, PET/CT exams (to rule out distant mammary gland metastases)

Ultrasound for the abdominal cavity, capsule endoscopy, MRI (colonography, enterography, prostate exam, exam of the abdominal cavity and organs of the lesser pelvis), CT (for the abdominal cavity and organs of the lesser pelvis), defecography, colon transit time test etc.

Staff:

Arnolds Skirmanis

Arnolds Skirmanis

Orthopaedic traumatologist, arthroscopic surgery specialist
Specialising in: acute traumatology; orthopaedic surgery; arthroscopic surgery; endoscopic surgery of the shoulder joint; endoscopic surgery of the knee joint; reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament; reconstruction of the posterior cruciate ligament; reconstruction of the knee joint, lateral collateral ligament; surgical treatment of the hallux valgus, hallux rigidus deformities; surgical treatment of fractures of various localisations, osteotomy of the radius, tibia. After graduation from from the Riga Stradins University in 2005 he continued his training at the Hospital of Traumatology and Orthopaedics under the guidance of the leading Latvian specialists in the speciality of orthopaedic traumatologist until 2010. He has improved his knowledge in traumatology and orthopaedics in clinics in Lithuania, Turkey, England and Slovenia. He has been working as a orthopaedic traumatologist at the Cesis Clinic performing atrtroscopic surgeries of the shoulder, knee and foot since 2010. Dr A. Skirmanis is a leading specialist in arthroscopic surgeries in the Vidzeme Region of Latvia, performing ca. 350-400 surgeries a year and specialising in the medical treatment of knee joint problems.
Ainārs Rudzītis

Ainārs Rudzītis

Cardiologist, echocardiography specialist
Specialising in: echocardiographic diagnostics, invasive treatment of the coronary heart disease (percutaneous coronary interventions), diagnostics and invasive treatment of congenital and structural heart diseases, transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI), pulmonary arterial hypertension (diagnostics and treatment), rare diseases. Author and co-author of several scientific publications (on congenital heart diseases, pulmonary arterial hypertension, structural heart diseases, echocardiography), has prepared reports for several international scientific conferences held in Riga, Paris, London, Frankfurt, Madrid, Lund, and Tel Aviv.
Dace Matule

Dace Matule

Gynaecologist, specialist of ultrasound in gynecology and obstetrics
Specialising in: gynaecological examination, care during pregnancy, examination, treatment and prevention of diseases of the lesser pelvis, colposcopic examinations, ultrasound diagnostics of uterine development abnormalities, consultations on contraception, consultations on surgical methods of treatment in gynaecology, infertility tests and treatment, menstrual cycle disorders, menopause, hormone replacement therapy. Performs gynaecological surgeries at the Day Hospital of the ARS Medical Centre. Head of the Women's Consulting Unit at the ARS Medical Centre. President of the Latvian Association of Obsteatricians and Gynaecologists.
Daiga Baranovska

Daiga Baranovska

Gynecologist-homeopath, specialist of ultrasound, childbirth specialist
Performs gynaecological surgeries at the ARS Day Hospital. Specialising in: gynaecological examination, care during pregnancy, consultations on contraception, consultations on surgical methods of treatment in gynaecology, aesthetic gynaecology. Has worked at the Gynaecology Department of the Riga 1st Hospital where she has accumulated experience in operative gynaecology. Currently she is more focused on work in outpatient medicine. Has a special interest in reproductive medicine: hormonal therapy, treatment of infertility, contraception, homeopathy, minimally invasive surgery for gynaecological patients, and care during pregnancy.
Evija Olmane

Evija Olmane

Diagnostic radiologist
Specialising in: ultrasound (US) examinations – organs of the abdominal cavity organs, thyroid gland; computer tomography (CT) examinations for the organs of the abdominal cavity; magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), specialising in abdominal and pelvic examinations (prostate MRI, gynaecological MRI examinations). A doctor authorised to train: training residents at the P. Stradins Clinical University Hospital on a daily basis. Updating her knowledge in radiology in international courses and congresses on a regular basis.
Lāsma Četverga

Lāsma Četverga

Therapist, general practitioner
Services available for patients: GP advice, preventive patient examination, consultations prior to vaccination, diagnostics for adults with acute and chronic diseases, development of a health examination programme or a check-up following the assessment of the state of patient's health, anamnesis and complaints on an individual basis; advice on a healthy lifestyle and diet, recommendations regarding the best ways of health prevention.
Jānis Šlēziņš

Jānis Šlēziņš

Neurosurgeon
Consultations in the following areas of neurosurgery: stenotic (compression) neuropathies (carpal tunnel syndrome, cubital tunnel syndrome etc.); back pain of various types and spinal cord tumours; skull and brain tumours; hydrocephalus; head injuries and their consequences; trigeminal neuralgia and hemifacial spasm; cerebrovascular diseases (aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations); skull defects, liquorrheas.
Maija Radziņa

Maija Radziņa

Diagnostic radiologist
Specialising in: ultrasound (US) examinations – contrast US, vascular, musculoskeletal, thyroid, salivary gland, abdominal and testicular US examinations; x-ray examinations – musculoskeletal, thoracic, abdominal X-ray examinations; computer tomography (CT) examinations – vascular (angiography), thoracic, abdominal, pelvic organ examinations; MRI examinations – abdominal, pelvic organ examinations.
Inese Celmiņa

Inese Celmiņa

Urologist
Specialising in: diagnostics and treatment of incontinence of all types (stress urinary incontinence, overactive bladder) and other urinary disorders (including surgical treatment of stress urinary incontinence) for both women and men; treatment of urinary tract infections; treatment of kidney stone diseases; treatment of benign prostate hyperplasia.
Inguna Lubaua

Inguna Lubaua

Paediatric cardiologist, echocardiography specialist
Specialising in: diagnostics and treatment of congenital heart diseases in children under 18 years of age, echocardiography, foetal echocardiography. In 2006 she defended her doctoral thesis on "Echocardiographic and Haemodynamic Assessment of the Coronary Circulation in Children with Congenital Heart Diseases". Author of 23 scientific publications.
Visams Rafaels

Visams Rafaels

Orthopaedic traumatologist
Specialising in: joint endoprosthetic surgery (hip and knee joints); knee surgery (endoscopic surgery, meniscus rupture, reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligature, Chondrofiller, etc.); shoulder joint surgery (endoscopic surgery, reconstruction of ligament injuries); medical treatment of fractures and their consequences.
Jānis Eglītis

Jānis Eglītis

Surgeon–oncologist, breast physician, chemotherapist
Consultations for patients: breast diseases (acute and chronic; inflammatory; dishormonal; benign and malignant; treatment of acquired and congenital diseases), malignant and benign tumours of the skin and soft tissue, malignant and benign tumours of the digestive tract and abdominal cavity.
Marika Kalniņa

Marika Kalniņa

Diagnostic radiologist specialising in nuclear medicine
Specialisation: PET/CT (Positron Emission Tomography) exams in oncology, neurology, cardiology; radiological diagnostication of diseases of the mammary gland (mammography with tomosynthesis, ultrasound exam, magnetic resonance imaging exam, US-guided biopsy).
Sergejs Kovaļovs

Sergejs Kovaļovs

Vascular surgeon, phlebologist, vascular Doppler (US) specialist
Practising as vascular surgeon since 1984. Surgeon of the Vascular Surgery Department of the P. Stradins Clinical University Hospital. Performs laser treatment for veins and vein microsurgeries at the ARS Day Hospital.
Gaļina Baltgaile

Gaļina Baltgaile

Neurologist, US specialist of head and neck blood vessels, specialist in headache
A neurologist with large experience in the diagnostics and treatment of headache, examination of brain blood vessels with a modern informative, harmless US method – Duplex scanning and colour-coded Dopplerography.
Egils Vjaters

Egils Vjaters

Urologist
Provides consultations on various urological diseases, performs cystoscopy and urological surgeries at the ARS Day Hospital and P. Stradins Clinical University Hospital.
Sabri Abdelmasī

Sabri Abdelmasī

Gastroenterologist, endoscopy doctor
Gastroenterologist, performs colonoscopic and gastroscopic exams.
Kristīne Bernarde

Kristīne Bernarde

Internist, gastroenterologists, endoscopy doctor
Performs gastroscopic, colonoscopic and therapeutic endoscopies.