Cancer:
Cancer (Oncology) treatment in Germany

Oncologic disease is always a grave psychological shock for an affected person and its family. However, in many cases, this problem can be overcome thanks to the work of experienced professional oncologists who use modern treatment methods in their work. Germany is one of the leading countries for health tourism. The annual cost of development and functioning of the German healthcare system reach EUR 300 billion. Hospitals in Germany are leaders in terms of healthcare around the world; that is why thousands of patients from all over the world flock here hoping for a cure.

Latest Surgical Treatment Techniques in Germany

Surgical removal of a tumor is the mainstay of cancer treatment. German clinics use modern technologies of surgical treatment, greatly increasing the efficiency and durability of the result while reducing the risk of complications.

  • Endoscopic surgeries are carried out in Germany using state-of-the-art equipment, which allows achieving high precision of surgeon’s actions.
  • Neuronavigation is an innovative technique used during brain surgery.
  • Robotic operating systems.
  • Radiofrequency ablation, i.e. thermal destruction of the tumor focus.
  • Transplantation and prosthetics are offered after removal of an organ affected by malignancy.

The accuracy of manipulation during surgery is ensured by intraoperative CT scanners and other diagnostic equipment.

Modern Radiotherapy Techniques

Radiotherapy is a traditional ​​cancer treatment method. Development of medical technologies expanded the possibility of radiotherapy reducing its side effects.

  • Gamma knife is a unique method of radiosurgery, comparable to a surgery by effectiveness.
  • Brachytherapy is an option of local radiotherapy.
  • Proton therapy allows a targeted tumor radiation.
  • Modulated intense radiotherapy.
  • SIRT-therapy uses radioactive substances on a spherical medium. It improves the accuracy of therapeutic impact with minimal interference in healthy tissue functions.

Innovative Drug Therapy

 

Drug treatment in German clinics is usually used as an auxiliary method, and in cases where the surgery is contraindicated for some reason. The treatment of cancer pathology employs:

  • induction chemotherapy;
  • bimodal radiochemotherapy;
  • hyperthermic chemoperfusion;
  • chemoembolization;
  • immunotherapy;
  • targeted anticancer drugs;
  • antiangiogenic therapy.

Treatment in German cancer clinics is based on the principles of individual approach, comprehensiveness, minimal invasiveness, optimum efficiency and the fastest possible recovery. High qualification of professionals, use of modern technologies and attention to every patient allow the German doctors to reach positive results even in the most difficult cases.

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Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich

8.9/10 from 40 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

The Department of Dermatology and Allergology has a dedicated team, which currently consists of 50 physicians as well as 300 nurses and medical technical assistants. Every year, it performs more than 90. 000 outpatient surgeries, and more than a half of these patients are new patients.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Munich

RWTH University Hospital Aachen

8.7/10 from 41 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

The clinical priorities of the Department of Dermatology and Allergology are allergic skin diseases such as eczema, urticaria (utricarial rash) and allergic drug reactions, occupational dermatology, wound healing, bullous skin diseases, psoriasis and as well as skin tumors, including melanomas, carc...


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Aachen

Price 16668.00

University Hospital Cologne

8.3/10 from 82 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

The Department and Polyclinic of Dermatology and Venereology of the University Hospital Cologne in Germany represents the field of Dermatovenereology in research, teaching and patient care. These comprise diseases of skin, including the visible mucous membranes and the so-called skin appendages (e.g. hair or nails).


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Cologne

Price 17894.00

University Hospital Dusseldorf

9.5/10 from 71 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

The Department of Dermatology at the University Hospital Dusseldorf offers treatment of all dermatological diseases.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Duesseldorf

Price 21281.00

University Hospital Halle (Saale)

9.5/10 from 78 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

The Department of Dermatology and Venereology at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) is a university hospital with the cutting-edge equipment and a team of experienced and motivated employees. The range of clinical services of the Department covers all skin and sexually transmitted diseases.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Halle

Price 18089.00

UKGM Gießen

9.5/10 from 35 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

The department of dermatology, venereology and allergology treats patients with skin diseases and allergy symptoms.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Giessen

Price 16811.00

University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf

9.2/10 from 92 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

The Department of Dermatology and Venereology at the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf deals with the treatment of the entire range of dermatological and venereal diseases.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Hamburg

Price 25893.00

University Hospital Tubingen

9.2/10 from 55 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

The Department of Dermatology at the University Hospital Tubingen specializes in the research and treatment of skin diseases. The primary objective is to provide patients having various skin diseases with the best diagnosis and treatment in accordance with the latest medical standards.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Tuebingen

Price 18109.00

Charite University Hospital Berlin

9/10 from 95 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

The Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology at the University Hospital Charite Berlin treats patients with dermatological diseases and allergies. The department is located at the Charite Mitte Campus and is staffed by highly qualified specialists, who test and treat all skin diseases.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Berlin

Price 25842.00

University Hospital Heidelberg

9/10 from 57 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

The Department of Dermatology at the Heidelberg University Hospital is a national recognized Center for Oncological Dermatology. It is the first Department of Dermatology in Germany, which was awarded an official high-quality mark of the certified Skin Cancer Center.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Heidelberg

PAN Klinik

9/10 from 14 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

The Department of Dermatology at the PAN Clinic on Neumarkt offers the entire spectrum of modern treatment methods in the field of dermatology, allergology, venerology, medical dermatocosmetology as well as dermatologic laser therapy.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Cologne

Price 16553.00

University Hospital Erlangen

9/10 from 51 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

Dermatological Clinic at Erlangen University Clinic is an internationally recognized center of high competence for diagnostics and treatment of skin diseases. With advanced world level of knowledge, every year it treats more than 3,000 inpatients (46 night and 10 day inpatient beds), and almost 30,000 outpatients.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Erlangen

Price 21375.00

University Hospital Jena

8.9/10 from 69 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

The Department of Dermatology at the University Hospital Jena combines dermatologically correct and maximum care with research and teaching tasks.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Jena

Price 21168.00

Städtisches Klinikum Thalkirchner Straße

8.9/10 from 1 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

In the Department of Dermatology, Allergology and Environmental Medicine, patients can receive complete medical services in related areas. The department also treats patients with severe skin diseases stationary. One of the focus of the department is the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Munich

Price 16519.00

University Hospital Munster (UKM)

8.8/10 from 78 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

Diagnosis, inpatient and outpatient treatment of congenital and acquired diseases of the skin of varying complexity.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Muenster

Price 21289.00

University Hospital Ulm

8.7/10 from 83 Votes

Treatment of melanoma with vaccination of dendritic cells and chemotherapy (1 course)

The University Clinic of Dermatology and Allergology at Ulm University Clinic has 35 hospital and 14 outpatient beds.


Duration 6 days
Type of Treatment: Outpatient
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Ulm

Price 18097.00