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Sana Hospital Duisburg

Duisburg, Germany


Diagnosis and conservative treatment of scleroderma (program ID: 131439)


Hans Joachim Bergerhausen

Head Physician
Dr. med.

Hans Joachim Bergerhausen

Department of Rheumatology

Specialized in: rheumatolgy
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https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Bergerhausen+HJ

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The Department of Rheumatology is integrated in the medical care of the Sana Hospital Duisburg and thus provides a comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of rheumatic diseases, which can affect not only joints, but also internal organs. The Department is headed by Dr. med. Hans Joachim Bergerhausen.

The Department of Rheumatology at the Sana Hospital Duisburg is especially focused on the treatment of such diseases as rheumatoid arthritis, Behcet's disease and scleroderma. To provide local treatment of the inflamed joints, the Department offers cortisone injections or chemical obliteration of the synovial membrane. In cooperation with the Department of Nuclear Medicine at the Sana Hospital Duisburg, there is provided radiosynoviorthese of all inflamed joints. The range of services of the Department under the direction of  Dr. med. Hans Joachim Bergerhausen is completed by physical therapy methods, occupational therapy, pain therapy, as well as psychological and social support services.

The range of medical services in the field rheumatology at the Sana Hospital Duisburg includes both diagnosis and treatment of the following diseases:

  • Pulmonary heart disease and diseases of pulmonary circulation
  • (Congenital) rheumatic diseases 
  • Arthropaties 
  • Autoimmune diseases 
  • Spinal and back deformities 
  • Endocrine disorders of nutrition and metabolism 
  • Diseases of the arteries, arterioles and capillaries
  • Muscle diseases 
  • Diseases of the synovial joint membrane and tendons 
  • Diseases of the veins, lymphatic vessels and nodes 
  • Kidney diseases 
  • Osteopathies and chondropathies 
  • Rheumatic diseases 
  • Spondylopathies 
  • Systemic connective tissue diseases 
  • Urticaria and erythema

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
    • TSH-basal, fT3, fT4
    • immune status
    • inflammation indicators (CRP, ESR)
    • indicators blood coagulation
  • differential diagnosis of other skin diseases
  • the small tissue sample (biopsy) of affected skin
    for examination in the laboratory for abnormalities
  • pulmonary function tests on indications
  • nursing services
  • consultation of related specialists
  • treatment via head doctor and all leading experts
  • explanation of individual treatment plan
    ​(medicines is not included)
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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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