If the option followed by the parents has been adoption, it is important that they are aware of the existence of the International Adoption Consultation at the La Paz-Carlos III University Hospital.
The International Adoption Health Consultation of the Pediatric Service has been operating since 1997 and was created in response to the growing need to offer specialized pediatric care to children from adoptions in other countries.
In this way, the examinations carried out on children in this consultation are aimed at determining the state of health of the minor with special attention to the specific pathology of the country of origin of the child, including emerging diseases, an area in which they are specialists. Pediatricians in this Unit. To carry out the study of the health status of the child, it is necessary to carry out a face-to-face consultation at the Hospital.
In the following link you can access the most relevant information on this consultation.