Best oncology clinics in Germany
Cancer is a shocking diagnosis for both the patient and his family but does not mean getting a sentence thanks to modern achievements. However, it is indisputable that the patient and his environment receive enormous stress. And at the same time, many critical decisions need to be made.
Naturally, every patient wants to get the best treatment in their particular case. Choosing an oncology centre or hospital may be the most critical decision to be made at this point. In addition, the specifics and aggressiveness of the cancer are such that it is necessary to make a decision and start the necessary treatment as soon as possible. The choice of clinics, communication with doctors, and the presence of a language barrier do not contribute to the speed of the decision.
We understand the uniqueness of each patient. The vast experience of the AiroMedical medical team allows each patient to choose a wide range of treatments individually. The patient is our priority.
Oncology treatment in Germany
AiroMedical specialists have been working closely with German clinics and doctors for many years. During this time, of course, we already have our priorities and preferences. We can explain the reasons for our recommendations for treating oncology in Germany.
From diagnosis to treatment and psychological support, hospitals in Germany offer comprehensive care to cancer patients and their families. Many specialized cancer centres have state-of-the-art equipment and the latest medical technologies. In addition, clinics provide the latest treatments, many of which are available only in a few countries.
Even standard German hospitals have high-tech equipment for visualization and diagnostics, which can be vital for the early detection of tumours. The diagnosis is usually made using high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and 3D computed tomography (CT).
Germany has long been known for its innovation and engineering. The successes of this country in the field of mechanical engineering and production cover a variety of industries, from sustainable energy to molecular biotechnology. All the latest technological developments are immediately introduced into health care, which makes German medicine one of the most advanced in the world.
10 best Oncology Clinics in Germany
University Hospital Charite Berlin
One of the largest university clinics in Europe provides treatment and diagnosis at the highest world level. The clinic annually offers treatment services for more than 800,000 patients worldwide. World-renowned doctors worked and continue to work, including 11 Nobel laureates.
The uniqueness of oncological treatment is the presence of all therapeutic techniques and devices, such as CyberKnife and the robotic radiosurgical system da Vinci.
For treating patients with hemoblastosis, there are methods of antibody therapy, radio and immunotherapy or autologous stem cell transplantation, cell immunotherapy, and regional chemotherapy. In addition, gene therapy, respiratory remodelling, and lung transplantation are used for treating lung cancer.
University Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich
A great clinic in Germany and Europe annually provides medical services to more than 500,000 patients worldwide.
The Integrated Cancer Center (ICC), established in partnership with University Hospital rehts der Isar Munich, is one of the centres of excellence in the field of oncology and offers a full range of radiotherapeutic services, including various specialized methods and procedures. In addition, the department is equipped with a linear accelerator, brachytherapy unit, and ultrasound-guided treatment.
University Hospital rehts der Isar of the Technical University (TUM) Munich
The clinic has ideal conditions for providing the best standards of university medical care. With 33 departments, 23 interdisciplinary centres and 1.161 beds, the hospital offers a full range of treatments. In addition, diseases and new therapeutic opportunities are being studied at numerous scientific institutes.
The individual department of nuclear medicine is a world-famous centre of all diagnostic and therapeutic procedures of nuclear medicine. The PET centre has a modern PET/CT and PET/MP scanner that serves all indications in oncology. In addition, the department offers treatment of various thyroid diseases, radionuclide therapy for neuroendocrine tumours, and prostate cancer (177Lu-PSMA, 225Ac-PSMA, 223Radi), and liver metastases (SIRT).
University Hospital Heidelberg (UKHD)
Europe's largest and most modern medical centre has more than 50 specialized departments. The clinic offers medical care according to the highest international standards in all areas of specialization, emphasizing the treatment of cancer and other diseases requiring comprehensive treatment.
The clinic includes a leading oncological centre of excellence, where specialists in different fields of medicine work under one roof to choose the optimal course of treatment for each cancer patient. In research and patient care, the clinic develops and rapidly implements new therapeutic approaches.
University Hospital Frankfurt am Main of Goethe-University
The clinic has a perfect combination of therapeutic, rehabilitation and research direction. All departments of the clinic are equipped with the latest generation of equipment. As a result, each ward has the most comfortable conditions for patients to stay in.
Also, the clinic has one of the best technical equipment in the world. The centre is equipped with a spiral tomography, gamma knife, Da Vinci robot system, positron emission tomography and other medical equipment of the latest generation. In addition, the clinic has highly specialized oncology departments: pediatric oncology, neurosurgical oncology, and radiooncology.
University Hospital Saarland Homburg (UKS)
The multidisciplinary medical centre offers accurate diagnosis and comprehensive treatment of the full range of the most common diseases, as well as rare and highly severe pathologies.
The Oncology Department is focused on diagnosing and treating malignant diseases and has many years of successful experience in bone marrow transplantation and effective chemotherapy.
Helios Hospital Berlin-Buch
The clinic is provided with the highest level of services. The high qualification of doctors of different specializations allows the clinic team to have an interdisciplinary approach and find optimal solutions in the most challenging situations. The clinic has more than a century of history, which began with an oncology dispensary. And today, the main achievements of the clinic are still related to oncology. The level of recovery is always higher than in the country. Here, the latest methods of leukaemia treatment are used, and more than 200 successful bone marrow transplant operations are performed annually.
Helios Hospital Krefeld
The multidisciplinary clinic's main directions are visceral surgery and oncology. Oncologists offer comprehensive treatment to patients with critical conditions.
The hospital is famous for its minimally invasive operations in oncology. Almost 97% of procedures performed in the oncology department are performed using minimally invasive operations. For example, in 2021, the mortality rate in the oncology department was 0%. This is due to the technological progress and experience of the clinic's oncologists.
Nordwest Hospital Frankfurt am Main
It is a modern multidisciplinary medical centre with excellent quality of services. The hospital presents the following medical areas: oncology, haematology, radiation oncology, gynaecology, urology, neurology, general and abdominal surgery, thoracic surgery, vascular surgery and others.
The centre is proud of its medical base and modern equipment: linear accelerators for radiation therapy, with the help of which highly effective and, at the same time, very gentle radiation therapy for the treatment of cancer is carried out.
University Hospital Marburg (UKGM)
A university clinic offers excellent infrastructure, the latest diagnostic equipment, a research centre and modern treatment procedures.
The Department of Hematology, Oncology and Immunology offers accurate diagnosis and effective treatment of malignant and benign blood diseases and solid tumours. Exceptional success in the clinic has been achieved in treating various types of leukaemia. In addition, there are incredible successes in the work of the clinic's doctors in bone marrow transplantation.
The information provided is not a complete list of cancer treatment options but is given by us as an overview of some specific cancer treatment clinics. Not all options are suitable for everyone, as each case is individual. Ultimately, only AiroMedical specialists can give recommendations for treatment based on a comprehensive analysis of the patient's diagnosis, condition and medical history.