Städtisches Klinikum Harlaching

Munich, Germany

Treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) with Greenlight Laser (program ID: 276008)

Oliver Reich

Prof. Dr. med.

Oliver Reich

Department of Urology

Specialized in: urology

Curriculum vitae keyboard_arrow_down

Zur Person

Geboren am 30.01.1968 in München


seit 2010  Chefarzt der Klinik für Urologie am Klinikum Harlaching

01/2007 - 2010 Stellvertretender Klinikdirektor und Leitender Oberarzt der Urologischen Klinik und Poliklinik der Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

02/2003 - 12/2006 Oberarzt der Urologischen Klinik der LMU München

12/2001 Facharzt für Urologie

12/1994 - 12/1995 Praktisches Jahr in St. Gallen, Zürich, San Francisco und München

04/1996 - 07/1997 Assistenzarzt an der Urologischen Klinik des Kantonspital St. Gallen, Schweiz (Prof. Dr. D. Ackermann)

08/1997 - 07/1998 Assistenzarzt an der Chirurgischen Klinik des Kantonspital St. Gallen, Schweiz (Prof. Dr. J. Lange)

08/1998 - 08/1999 Wissenschaftlicher Angestellter an der Urologischen Klinik der Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (Prof. Dr. J. Thüroff)

08/1999 - 01/2003 Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter der Urologischen Klinik der LMU München (Prof. Dr. Dr. hc. mult. A Hofstetter)


10/2004 Experimentelle und klinische Untersuchungen zur Reduzierung des Blutverlustes bei der transurethralen Therapie der benignen Prostatahyperplasie


Studium und Promotion

05/1989 - 11/1995 Studium der Humanmedizin an der LMU München

08/1993 - 11/1993 Research Associate in Harare, Zimbabwe. Prof. Dr. B. Reichart, Klinik für Herzchirurgie, LMU München

10/1998 In-vitro-Untersuchungen zur Elektro-Vaporisation der Prostata


Schule und Wehrdienst

07/1986 - 10/1987 Zivildienst OP-Bereich Klinik Dr. Decker, München

05/1987 Allgemeine Hochschulreife am Theodolinden-Gymnasium München

08/1984 - 07/1985 High School Colorado, USA (US High School Diploma)


Weitere Positionen und weiterführende Qualifikationen

06/2008 - heute Vorstandsmitglied und Schatzmeister der Bayerischen Urologenvereinigung e.V. 

01/2008 - 06/2010 Gründer und Leiter des interdisziplinären Prostatazentrum der LMU München

01/2009 Zusatzbezeichnung "Medikamentöse Tumortherapie"

12/2008 Zusatzbezeichnung "Andrologie" (Bayerische Landesärztekammer)

09/2005 - heute Mitglied und Schriftführer des Arbeitskreis "BPH" der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Urologie

01/2003 - heute Mitglied "Fachkommission Urologie" der Bayerischen Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Qualitätssicherung in der stationären Versorgung


Wissenschaftliche Vorträge

Ca. 200 wissenschaftliche Vorträge und Moderationen auf nationalen und internationalen Fortbildungsveranstaltungen und Kongressen.  

Listenplätze, Auszeichnungen, Preise

Platzierung auf Berufungslisten (W3-Lehrstuhl für Urologie)
Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen (in tertio loco) 2008 

Eigene Preise und Auszeichnungen

2004 Posterpreis European Association of Urology (EAU), Wien"Drug-targeting with liposomal encapsulated Paclitaxel in patients with hormone refractory prostate cancer" 

2005 Wolfgang-Mauermayer-Preis der DGU"High Power (80W) Potassium-Titanyl-Phosphate (KTP) Laser Vaporization Of The Prostate In 66 High Risk Patients" 

2007 European Association of Urology – American Association of Urology Scholar; Zweijährlich verliehene Auszeichnung an 3 europäische Urologen unter 40 Jahren 

2008 Bestes Video in „European Urology“ 2008 

2009 Gewinner EAU European Urology Challenge 2009  

Preise und Auszeichnungen der Arbeitsgruppe

2009 Wolfgang-Hepp-Preis der DGU"CEACAM1 - a novel urinary marker for bladder cancer detection"

Publications keyboard_arrow_down

About the department keyboard_arrow_down

The Department of Urology provides patients with open surgical treatment of kidney, bladder and testicular tumors or prostate cancer. One focus is the organ-preserving renal tumor surgery. Congenital malformations of the urinary tract can be surgically corrected and urinary stress incontinence can also be treated with the help of incontinence surgery. Another focus of the department is plastic-reconstructive operations on kidneys, ureters, bladder and external genitalia.

Program includes:

  • Initial presentation in the clinic
  • clinical history taking
  • review of medical records
  • physical examination
  • urological examination
  • laboratory tests:
    • complete blood count
    • general urine analysis
    • biochemical analysis of blood
    • inflammation indicators (CRP, ESR)
    • indicators blood coagulation
    • tumor marker, PSA
  • ultrasound pelvic rectal/ abdominal
  • preoperative care
  • Greenlight Laser treatment of the benign prostatic hyperplasia
  • symptomatic treatment
  • control examinations
  • the cost of essential medicines and materials
  • nursing services
  • full hospital accommodation in 2 bedded room 
  • explanation of future recommendations
Type of program :
Duration of program:

{"only_for_children":"0","is_ambulant":"0","clinic_icon":"57ac5c6de736a.jpg","city":"Munich","clinic_site":"http:\/\/\/","department_recommend":"0","program_full_story":"<ul>\n\t<li>Initial presentation in the clinic<\/li>\n\t<li>clinical history taking<\/li>\n\t<li>review of medical records<\/li>\n\t<li>physical examination<\/li>\n\t<li>urological examination<\/li>\n\t<li>laboratory tests:\n\t<ul>\n\t\t<li>complete blood count<\/li>\n\t\t<li>general urine analysis<\/li>\n\t\t<li>biochemical analysis of blood<\/li>\n\t\t<li>inflammation indicators (CRP, ESR)<\/li>\n\t\t<li>indicators blood coagulation<\/li>\n\t\t<li>tumor marker, PSA<\/li>\n\t<\/ul>\n\t<\/li>\n\t<li>ultrasound pelvic rectal\/ abdominal<\/li>\n\t<li>preoperative care<\/li>\n\t<li>Greenlight Laser treatment&nbsp;of the benign prostatic hyperplasia<\/li>\n\t<li>symptomatic treatment<\/li>\n\t<li>control examinations<\/li>\n\t<li>the cost of essential medicines and materials<\/li>\n\t<li>nursing services<\/li>\n\t<li>full hospital accommodation in 2 bedded room&nbsp;<\/li>\n\t<li>explanation of future recommendations<\/li>\n<\/ul>\n","country":"Germany","clinic_name":"St\u00e4dtisches Klinikum Harlaching","department_id":"921","type":"treatment","duration":"10","direction":"Urology","min_duration":0,"clinic_id":"79","title":"Treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) with Greenlight Laser","price":{"val":"7111.00","type":"val"},"extra_service_clinic":[{"id":"need_to_use_head_doctor","title":"Treatment by head Physician <i class=\"material-icons info-icon-2\" title=\"The basic program cost includes treatment by department physicians without an option of choosing the expert. This service ensures the services of all leading experts, including the adjacent departments, namely radiology, laboratory, anesthesia and consulting physicians\" data-toggle=\"tooltip\">info_outline<\/i>","type":"val","val":"2053.53","req":0},{"id":"1_person_room","title":" Single room (whole period) <i class=\"material-icons info-icon-2\" title=\"The basic price includes accommodation in a 2-bed room with another patient and three meals daily. Booking this service, the patient will stay in the room alone.\" data-toggle=\"tooltip\">info_outline<\/i>","parent":"duration","type":"count_val","val":"92.00"},{"id":"attendant_place","title":"Accommodation for the accompanying person <i class=\"material-icons info-icon-2\" title=\"Accompanying person will be accommodated in the same ward as the patient. The cost includes three meals daily. This service is subject to booking of a 1-bed room\" data-toggle=\"tooltip\">info_outline<\/i>","parent":"duration","type":"count_val","val":"104.00"}],"extra_service":[],"translation_hours":"0","translation_price":"40","translation_doc_price":"40","transfer_price":"3.00","transfer_price_vip":"5.00","roads":[{"id":"2","distance":"36","airport_title":"Munich"},{"id":"19","distance":"176","airport_title":"Stuttgart"}]}

You may also book

Booking Health services:




About hospital

The Harlaching Clinic is an emergency medicine medical institution, offering the service at the highest level. The clinic is the academic clinical hospital of the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich. There are comfortable double rooms with shower and toilet, TV, telephone and radio. The clinic has a dining room with a varied menu, vending machines with soft drinks, coffee shop, and mini-market. Patients can spend their leisure time in the library, where they are offered with books, DVDs, magazines, newspapers, music CDs and audio books. An access to the Internet is also available in the library.

Accommodation in hospital

Patients rooms

The kid rooms have everything needed for a comfortable stay. The kid bathroom includes both a toilet and a shower. All rooms offer functional beds with orthopaedic mattresses ensuring unsurpassed support for overall body during sleep. There are bedside stands with pull-out tables, lockers and safe boxes in each room. It is also possible to access the Internet from a PC, smartphone or tablet so that kids always keep in touch with their parents and other family members. There is also a TV in each room.
You can opt for a single or a double room. An accompanying person may stay with the kid in the room. A double room is shared with another patient.
The enhanced comfort rooms are equipped with a safety box, a fridge and upholstered furniture.

Meals and Menus

The patient and the accompanying person are offered a daily choice of three menus. If you are on a specific diet for any reason, you will be offered an individual menu. Please inform the medical staff about your dietary preferences prior to the treatment.

Further details

Standard rooms include:






Christian priests are available for the patients at any time. Representatives of other religions may be requested at any time.

Accompanying person

Your companion may stay with you in your room or at a hotel of your choice during the fixed program.


You may stay at the hotel during the outpatient program. Our employees will support you for selecting the best option.