UKGM Marburg

Marburg, Germany

Department of Pulmonology

Claus Franz Vogelmeier

Prof. Dr. med.

Claus Franz Vogelmeier

Specialized in: internal medicine and pulmonology

The focus of the office - treatment of diseases of the lungs, the main of which - chronic obstructive pulmonary disease , asthma , pneumonia, bronchial and lung cancer , respiratory failure .

At the disposal of offices - local intensive care units, which use both invasive and non-invasive ventilation , including the procedure for replacing the light produced .

Also, the department has a sleep laboratory with eleven places in comfortable single rooms. Through integration with other departments ( neurology , psychiatry , etc.) , patients besides treatment of respiratory disorders available treatment for any other problems associated with sleep.

To ensure high quality endoscopic procedures in the department has the latest equipment ( high-definition video endoscopes latest generation of narrow-band imaging , X-ray apparatus, equipment for endobronchial ultrasound ) .
Experts have successfully used the latest techniques : stenting , removal of tumors mechanical and thermal methods , irradiation with small catheters in the bronchial system, all kinds of diagnostics to detect allergies, and experimental techniques.


About hospital

Marburg is situated about 100 km far from Frankfurt and is the center of Middle Hessen region with population of 78 000 people. The city is well known as a safe area with a lot of medieval buildings and interesting landmarks, such as Landgraf castle and Marburg University.

Accommodation in hospital

Patients rooms

The kid rooms have everything needed for a comfortable stay. The kid bathroom includes both a toilet and a shower. All rooms offer functional beds with orthopaedic mattresses ensuring unsurpassed support for overall body during sleep. There are bedside stands with pull-out tables, lockers and safe boxes in each room. It is also possible to access the Internet from a PC, smartphone or tablet so that kids always keep in touch with their parents and other family members. There is also a TV in each room.
You can opt for a single or a double room. An accompanying person may stay with the kid in the room. A double room is shared with another patient.
The enhanced comfort rooms are equipped with a safety box, a fridge and upholstered furniture.

Meals and Menus

The patient and the accompanying person are offered a daily choice of three menus. If you are on a specific diet for any reason, you will be offered an individual menu. Please inform the medical staff about your dietary preferences prior to the treatment.

Further details

Standard rooms include:






Christian priests are available for the patients at any time. Representatives of other religions may be requested at any time.

Accompanying person

Your companion may stay with you in your room or at a hotel of your choice during the fixed program.


You may stay at the hotel during the outpatient program. Our employees will support you for selecting the best option.