Hospital da Luz Official Medical Service of Estoril Open

Serviço médico oficial Estoril Open

Hospital da Luz will ensure, for the third consecutive year, medical assistance to players and public in Millennium Estoril Open Tennis Tournament, which will take place between 29th April and 7th May, at Estoril Tennis Club.

During the nine days of competition, Hospital da Luz will have a medical centre in the ground, under the coordination of Isabel Crespo, physiatrist and specialist in sports medicine. As in previous events, the centre will offer two poles: one for athletes (with the presence of a physiatrist specialized in sports medicine, two physiotherapists and two massage therapists); and another for the general public (with a doctor and a nurse). Assistance to players will be available extra competition schedule. Whenever necessary, the support of Hospital da Luz will be initiated.

This year’s edition of Millennium Estoril Open presents as top figures the Portuguese players João Sousa (picture) and Gastão Elias, the Australian Nick Kyrgios, the Argentinian Juan Manuel del Potro and the French Richard Gasquet, as announced last Thursday, March 30, by the tournament director, João Zilhão. This is the single Portuguese event in the ATP World Tour, in which 28 players will be competing.