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Spinal muscular atrophy diagnosis (program ID: 302457)

Charite University Hospital Berlin

location_on Berlin, Germany
9/10 from 95 Votes
Specialized hospital
Matthias Endres

Head Physician
Prof. Dr. med.

Matthias Endres

Specialized in: neurology

The Department of Neurology at the University Hospital Charite provides treatment of the full range of neurological disorders. Located at the Charité Campuses Mitte, Vichow-Klinikum and Benjamin Franklin, the department is headed by Prof. Dr. med. Matthias Endres.

The department specializes in the treatment of stroke, hemorrhages, blood clots, meningoencephalitis and autoimmune diseases of the central nervous system. In addition, the department offers ultrasound  diagnosis and ultrasound therapy.

The department has 160 beds, 20 of which belong to the Stroke Units and 14 belong to the Intensive Care Units.The activities of the whole highly dedicated team of neurologists and neuroscientists of the department focus on the studying and treatment of diseases of the nervous system.

The Department of Neurology has the most advanced technology and equipment:

  • Routine monitoring and advanced intensive care monitoring
  • Neurophysiological monitoring
  • State-of-the-art CT & MRI
  • Bone marrow transplant
  • Physiotherapy
  • Сerebral microdialysis

According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Neurology at the University Hospital Charite ranks among the top German departments specializing in the treatment of multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease!

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Program includes:

  • Initial presentation in the clinic
  • clinical history taking
  • review of medical records
  • neurological examination:
    • reflexes
    • muscle strength
    • muscle tone
    • senses of touch and sight
    • coordination
    • balance
  • physical examination
  • laboratory tests:
    • complete blood count
    • general urine analysis
    • biochemical blood test (creatine kinase)
    • inflammation markers (CRP, ESR)
    • blood coagulation analysis (aPTT, PT, INR)
    • hormone test (TSH, parathormone)
    • vitamin test (B12, D)
    • genetic testing (SMN1, SMN2)
  • electroencephalography (EEG)
  • cerebrovascular doppler ultrasound
  • electromyography (EMG)
  • CT/ MRI of head and neck (if indicated clinically,
    additional cost is 650/1200€)
  • muscle biopsy with histological study
    (if indicated clinically, additional cost is 2500€)
  • nursing services
  • treatment by head doctor and all leading experts
  • explanation of individual treatment plan
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