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University Hospital Giessen UKGM

Giessen, Germany


Diagnosis and conservative treatment of esophageal cancer with 1 course of chemotherapy (program ID: 132967)


Werner Seeger

Head Physician
Prof. Dr. med.

Werner Seeger

Department of Pulmonology, Internal Intensive Care Medicine, Infectology, Gastroenterology, Nephrology

Specialized in: pulmonology, internal intensive care medicine, infectology, gastroenterology, nephrology
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The Department of Internal Medicine II at the University Hospital Giessen under the direction of Prof. Dr. med. Werner covers general internal medicine, as well as a number of specialized focuses in this field. The Department offers you a wide spectrum of the latest examination techniques and innovative treatment options in the following focuses: lung diseases and respiratory diseases (pulmonology), kidney diseases (nephrology), gastrointestinal diseases (gastroenterology), infectious diseases (infectology) and intensive care medicine.

The Unit of Pulmonology and Intensive Care Medicine is the largest German center providing university medicine in the field of lung diseases and respiratory diseases. 

Pulmonology focuses at the University Hospital Giessen include

  • Conservative and interventional pulmonology
  • Internal intensive care medicine
  • Acute and chronic respiratory failure
  • Pulmonary hypertension and cardiopulmonary interaction
  • Non-invasive and invasive ventilation options
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Sleep apnea
  • Home mechanical ventilation

The Department of Internal Medicine II in Giessen under the direction of Prof. Dr. med. Werner offers the full range of services in kidney transplant. These include competent consulting on the options, advantages and potential risks of kidney transplantation, preparatory examinations for transplantation and up-to-date information on voluntary donation ( in case of the so-called incompatible ("intolerable") blood groups and the so-called HLA-incompatible transplants as well).  

The University Hospital Giessen pays particular attention to gastroenterology. This focus primarily deals with the treatment of patients with gastrointestinal, hepatological, as well as allergological and endocrinological diseases. The Department is especially focused on the treatment of kidney diseases, cancer of the gastrointestinal tract, liver, biliary tract, pancreas and endocrine organs. In addition, within the framework of the controlled treatment protocols, the patients of the Department can receive new, innovative medicines. 

The focuses of the Department of Internal Medicine II at the University Hospital Giessen include:

  • Pulmonology and intensive care 
  • Infectology
  • Nephrology
  • Gastroenterology

Program includes:

  • Initial presentation in the clinic
  • case history collection
  • general clinical examination
  • laboratory tests:
    • complete blood count
    • general urine analysis
    • biochemical analysis of blood
    • TSH-basal, fT3, fT4
    • tumor markers
    • indicators of inflammation
    • indicators blood coagulation
  • ultrasound of the abdomen
  • CT/MRI of chest and abdominal cavity
  • gastroscopy with biopsy
  • 1 course of chemotherapy
  • nursing services
  • services of all leading experts
  • elaboration of the individual treatment plan
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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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