Alessandro Sionis

Xavier Borràs
Xavier Borràs
Medical Director

He is a cardiologist who started his medical career in 1981 in the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau. He became a Doctor in Medicine in 1991 and he has been an Associate Lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine since 1986. In addition, he holds Diplomas in Bioengineering and Information Technology Management, awarded by the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. He also has Master’s Degrees in Research Methodology in Health Sciences and Health Service Administration (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona). In 2019, he was awarded the Prize for Professional Excellence of the Official Medical Association of Barcelona.

In the field of cardiology, he has developed his medical career in the areas of haemodynamics and Doppler echocardiography, becoming a pioneer in the non-invasive study of valvular heart disease and subsequently introducing the transesophageal echocardiogram in Spain. In 2000, he began working in management, initially in the field of medical information and clinical application of new technologies in the health field. He is a leading name in the implementation of electronic prescriptions and is a member of the Foundational Committee of the Shared Clinical History in Catalonia.

Working as a coordinator of Outpatient Healthcare, he is responsible for integrating processes between primary healthcare and the hospital. Since 2018, he has been the Medical Director of the Hospital  (Medical Association membership number: 15489)