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Hospital Neuwerk “Maria von den Aposteln”

Moenchengladbach, Germany


Treatment of chronic spinal pain with implantation of neurostimulator (program ID: 302149)


Andrej Bitter

Head Physician
Dr. med.

Andrej Bitter

Department of Spinal Surgery

Specialized in: spinal surgery
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The Department of Spine Surgery at the Hospital Neuwerk “Maria von den Aposteln” was founded in 2012. The Department is headed by a distinguished neurosurgeon Dr. med. Andrej Bitter. Through a close cooperation with the Department of Orthopedics, Trauma Surgery and other Departments of the Hospital, there are made prompt decisions that provide an optimal patient care.

As surgery is not always necessary for many symptoms, the Department of Spine Surgery focuses on conservative treatment of back pains. A key to success in treatment also lies in an effective combination of drugs, heat treatment and targeted mobility processes.

The Department of Spine Surgery under the direction of Dr. med. Andrej Bitter provides treatment of the following diseases:

  • Protrusions and herniated disks
  • Inflammatory alternations
  • Osteoporosis
  • Tumors
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Wear and tear of different parts of the spinal column
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Vertebral fractures
  • Scoliosis

The Department of Spine Surgery has state-of-the-art equipment and tools enabling a thorough medical care with the implementation of minimally invasive methods for patient’s speed recovery.

Program includes:

  • Initial presentation in the clinic
  • clinical history taking
  • review of medical records
  • physical examination
  • laboratory tests:
    • complete blood count
    • general urine analysis
    • biochemical analysis of blood
    • inflammation indicators (CRP, ESR)
    • indicators blood coagulation
  • neurological examination
  • functionality x-ray 
  • CT/MRI scan
  • neuropsychological tests (on indications):
    • ENMG (electroneuromyography)
    • SEPs (somatosensory evoked potentials)
  • preoperative care
  • implantation of neurostimulator
  • postoperative MRI control
  • symptomatic treatment
  • control examinations
  • the cost of essential medicines and materials
  • nursing services
  • full hospital accommodation in 2 bedded room 
  • developing of further guidance
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The program includes:

  • Translation of medical documents up to 4 pages
  • Interpreter up to 3 hours
  • Translation of medical documents up to 8 pages
  • Interpreter up to 5 hours
  • Translation of medical documents up to 10 pages
  • Interpreter up to 8 hours
  • Insurance of unforeseen expenses in case of complications in course of treatment and within 48 months after treatment (сoverage amount is 200,000.00 €)
  • Free consultations with the attending physician for the period of 3 months after treatment completion
  • Translation of medical documents up to 10 pages
  • Interpreter up to 10 hours
  • Insurance of unforeseen expenses in case of complications in course of treatment and within 48 months after treatment (сoverage amount is 200,000.00 €)
  • Free consultations with the attending physician for the period of 3 months after treatment completion
  • Translation of medical documents up to 10 pages
  • Interpreter up to 15 hours
  • Transfer from the airport to the clinic and back to the airport
  • Insurance of unforeseen expenses in case of complications in course of treatment and within 48 months after treatment (сoverage amount is 200,000.00 €)
  • Free consultations with the attending physician for the period of 3 months after treatment completion
  • Translation of medical documents up to 10 pages
  • Interpreter up to 25 hours
  • Transfer from the airport to the clinic and back to the airport
  • Insurance of unforeseen expenses in case of complications in course of treatment and within 48 months after treatment (сoverage amount is 200,000.00 €)
  • Free consultations with the attending physician for the period of 3 months after treatment completion
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