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Martha-Maria Hospital in Munich

Munich, Germany


Treatment of lung emphysema with endoscopic reduction of lung volume by valve implantation (program ID: 302388)


Andreas Fertl

Head Physician
Dr. med.

Andreas Fertl

Department of Internal Medicine / Pneumology

Specialized in: internal medicine, pulmonology
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The objective of the Department of Internal Medicine / Pneumology (Phthisiopulmonology) at the Martha-Maria Hospital in Munich is to provide a high-class comprehensive treatment for patients with various diseases of the respiratory tract. The treatment is provided in cooperation with the Department of Thoracic Surgery and involves the use of the latest innovative techniques. The Department is headed by Dr. med. Andreas Fertl. 

Together with the special section of private practitioners the Department of Internal Medicine / Pneumology at the Martha-Maria Hospital in Munich under the direction of Dr. med. Andreas Fertl forms the Internal Medicine Center. The Martha-Maria Hospital in Munich has the latest technology for functional diagnosis, including diagnostic surgical endoscopy with endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), removal of gallstones, stent placement, endosonography with puncture, abdominal ultrasound, color duplex sonography, long-term ECG monitoring, blood pressure measurement and clinical laboratory. 

An important treatment focus of the Martha-Maria Hospital in Munich is lung cancer, which is the most common cancer in men (in women it is the third most common cancer). According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Internal Medicine / Pneumology at the Martha-Maria Hospital ranks among the top German departments specializing in lung cancer treatment! The following treatment focuses of the Department under the direction of Dr. med. Andreas Fertl are chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, which is usually diagnosed in smokers, and pulmonary emphysema. Furthermore, the Department covers the full range of pneumology. This includes the following diseases:

Benign diseases

  • Chronic inflammatory lung diseases, e.g. asthma and COPD
  • Infectious lung diseases, such as pneumonia, tuberculosis, nontuberculous mycobacteria
  • Fibrosing lung tissue diseases, such as idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and lung lesions in case of various autoimmune diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Breathing disorders during sleep and hypoventilation syndrome

Malignant diseases

  • Lung cancer, e.g. small-cell and non-small-cell lung cancer as well as other endobronchial tumors 
  • Mediastinal tumors, such as thymoma
  • Malignant diseases of the costal pleura, e.g. pleural mesothelioma
  • Lung metastases from other tumors

The diagnostic and therapeutic spectrum of the Department of Internal Medicine / Pneumology at the Martha-Maria Hospital in Munich includes:

  • Cardiopulmonary functional diagnosis
  • Interventional bronchoscopy
  • Reduced lung volume in patients with COPD
  • Bronchial thermoplasty
  • Drainage of the pleural cavity
  • Home lung ventilation
  • Right heart catheterization

Program includes:

  • Initial presentation in the clinic
  • clinical history taking
  • review of medical records
  • physical examination
  • laboratory tests:
    • complete blood count
    • biochemical analysis of blood
    • inflammation indicators (CRP, ESR)
    • indicators blood coagulation
    • TSH-basal
  • x-ray and bronchography
  • electrocardiogram (ECG)
  • high-resolution computed tomography (HR-CT)
  • preoperative care
  • endoscopic valve implantation
  • symptomatic treatment
  • control examinations
  • the cost of essential medicines and materials
  • nursing services
  • full hospital accommodation in 2 bedded room 
  • explanation of future recommendations
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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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