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Appointments for examinations and tests

Unified Booking Centre
Adult neurology, molecular neurology, neuro-oncology, neurosurgery, pediatric neurology, neurology of development, radiotherapy, neuroradiological and neurophysiological examinations

Appointments for examinations and tests
Cancellation of appointments

Monday to Friday: 8.30 am to 2.30pm

By telephone
+39 02 266021

In person
at the Unified Booking Centre (CUP) in Via Celoria, 11


Specialist Appointments:

  • Epilepsy
    First appointment: Tel: +39 02 2394 2239
    Subsequent check-ups: Unified Booking Centre
  • Genetic illnesses, hereditary ataxias and polyneuropathies
    First appointment and subsequent check-ups: Tel: +39 02.2394.2255
    Monday to Friday: 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm
  • Sleep disturbances
    First appointment and subsequent check-ups : Tel: +39 02.2394.2242
    Monday to Friday: 9.30 am 12.30 pm; 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm
  • Huntington’s disease
    First appointment and subsequent check-ups: Tel: +39 02.2394.2498
    Monday to Friday: 1200 am 2 pm
    Per informazioni e consigli:
    tel. 02.2394.2498 - Lunedì e giovedì: 10,00 – 14,00
  • Child neurology – disorders of motor development, language, communication and learning
    Tel: +39 02.70638276
    Monday to Friday: 1pm to 2.30 pm

Laboratory examinations

Samples for routine and specialist examinations are taken at the Centro Prelievo (Tissue and Biological Fluids Sampling Centre) via Ponzio 32, Monday to Friday 08.00 am to 10.00 am

IMPORTANT: Booking not necessary. Bring referral from your doctor/GP

For information Tel: +39 02 2394 2246

What to bring

The patient should present at counter of the ‘Centro Prelievo’ at the appointment time with the following:

For treatment under the Italian National Health Service:

  • Referral document from your GP or specialist
  • Fiscal Code
  • Health Card – Regional Health Card if resident in Region of Lombardy
  • Identity Document
  • Charges exemption certificate (if appropriate)

For private treatment:

  • Fiscal Code
  • Identity Document
  • Regional Health Card if resident in Region of Lombardy

How to Reach Us


How to pay

Central Payment Kiosks (Ufficio cassa)

by cash
by cheque
by Bancomat (debit card)
by credit card

Collection of examination reports

Medical Records Office, via Ponzio 32: Monday to Thursday from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm and from 1.30 pm to 7.00 pm - Friday from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm and from 1.30 pm to 4.00 pm


It is essential to bring the results of previous examinations (blood test results, CT, MRI and other imaging examinations, etc.) with you, if related to the illness under investigation.

It is also essential that you convey the reports of all examinations undertaken at Besta to your family physician/GP, who is the main medical professional concerned with your health.

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