Hyperbaric Medicine

Hyperbaric Medicine

How it works

The hyperbaric oxygen therapy is based on increasing the availability of oxygen in the blood plasma by breathing pure oxygen inside a hyperbaric chamber

Physiological effects

The hyperoxia – produced by the hyperbaric chamber treatment – generates a great variety of beneficial physiological effects for the organism

Typical Session

A hyperbaric oxygen session lasts approximately 60 minutes. The patient enters the chamber with comfortable clothing, without footwear See more


The hyperbaric oxygen has been known for more than 200 years, but it was not until the recent decades that the applications and benefits were disseminated. In 1837, the French surgeon Charles Pravaz built See more