Health Advice Centre

Head of the Centre: Zora Kžocová Adamčáková, M.D., PhD.

The Health Advice Centre is intended for the whole population of Banská Bystrica and Brezno districts, especially for those people, who express their interest in health and who wish to ascertain their individual risks of the most common chronic diseases

The staff of the Centre is ready to provide you preventive examinations and advices within the area of healthy lifestyle.

The exact term of the basic examinations and consultation in the Health Advice Centre may be arranged by e-mail:
poradna.zdravia@vzbb.sk
and during the work days between 8:00 - 15:00 also in person or by the phone: 048/4367 440

Advisory service is provided on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays 7:00 - 9:30.

Because of the biochemical examination accuracy, it is essential to come to the ambulance before any food has been taken...  But  a drinking of a pure water is allowed and desirable.

The General Advice Centre for Health Promotion provides the following range of examinations:

  • basic biochemical parameters - total cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, triglycerides, glucose;
  • blood pressure measuring;
  • anthropometric examination.

Based on these examinations, the individual risk of the client is determined.
The analysis of the anamnestic data and examinations results allows to recommend optimum changes in:

  • nutrition
  • smoking habits
  • physical activity
  • stress management

If necessary, in case of a great risk detected within standard diagnostic procedures, the client is advised to visit his/her physician, who should  make further appropriate examinations.

Particular services by individual needs are provided by the following specialised advice centres: