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Urological Clinic Munich-Planegg

Urological Clinic Munich-Planegg

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Munich, Germany

User ScoreTotal ReviewsRatingPrice RangeMedia FilesCertificatesFounded InBedsPatientsDepartmentsOwnershipClinical trialsAge GroupClinic TypeType of CareSizeOnline Consultations
95%1639.8/10$$$$332197075118005 medical unitsPrivate hospitalConduct clinical trialsAdultsSpecializedInpatient, OutpatientSmallYes


Size & Capacity

Small, 75 beds

Clinic type


Type of care

Inpatient, Outpatient

Age group


4.0 on Google

The data collected based on 163 patient reviews on Google


Features & Facts

The first certified prostate cancer center in Munich
The clinic was certified by URO-Cert in 2009 and focused on helping men address issues related to the prostate with a specialization in treating prostate adenoma and cancer.
Two decades in transgender operations
The clinic performs over 200 surgeries in the direction of woman-man and about 100 interventions, male to female.
Latest diagnostic tools in one place
Among the diagnostic capabilities are ultra-high-speed HRCT, fusion biopsy, 3D prostate ultrasound, and the PCA3 molecular test, a photodynamic method for detecting bladder and kidney tumors.
Thousands of surgeries
Every year, more than 2.500 surgical interventions are performed in the hospital's operating rooms, including 470 on the prostate, and the total percentage of complications in the postoperative period does not exceed 1%.
New powerful treatment options
Since March 2023, the clinic has offered prostate gland enucleation with a holmium laser (HoLEP). It's also a place for robotic urology, reconstructive operations, brachytherapy, and penile surgeries.

About the clinic

Urological Clinic Munich-Planegg is located in the municipality of Planegg of Munich, in the heart of the Würm river valley. It is approximately 20 minutes from downtown and far from the railway station. The clinic was established in 1970 by Dr. med. Rudolf Castringius, together with his wife. Over the years, it developed into a specialist center for the full range of modern urological activities, recognized within and beyond the region as a facility for treating malignant and benign prostate conditions. There are currently 6 departments at the clinic and even more sub-specializations. The facilities contain 75 beds. Over 30 physicians (urologists, gynecologists, anesthesiologists, and plastic surgeons) are employed. The highly professional team treats approximately 3,800 inpatients and 8,000 outpatients per year.   The clinic provides complete further medical training for specialists in urology. The curriculum follows the guidelines and further training rules of the Bavarian State Medical Association (BLAK). Additional credits are available as part of the specialist medical training for urologists-oncologists. The facility has also had DIN ISO 9001 certification since 2007. The processes are additionally monitored by independent DEKRA auditors every year to ensure that no weak points are overlooked.  One of the features of the clinic is Robot-assisted interventions using the da Vinci system available since 2017. In addition, a study center was founded in 2003 to offer patients the opportunity to receive newly developed drugs when unavailable on the free market. The full spectrum of treatment and diagnosis for the treatment of the urinary system is provided. The clinic includes a urology department, urogynecology (pelvic floor) center, reconstructive urogenital unit, uro-oncology center, and Andrology center, among other specialized centers. The clinic's critical services are MRI-TRUS fusion biopsy, vasectomy, transgender medicine, intimate surgery, and prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Primary focus

renal cell carcinoma
lupus erythematosus
renal cell
bladder cancer
partial nephrectomy
radical prostatectomy
invasive bladder cancer
sjgrens syndrome
testicular peritubular cells
rheumatoid arthritis
cytoreductive nephrectomy
metastatic renal
prostate cancer
5aminolevulinic acid
renal masses
lymph node dissection
lower urinary tract
sex reassignment surgery
pelvic organ prolapse
plastic surgery
soft tissue
enucleation prostate
transurethral resection
reconstructive surgery
advanced renal
renal function
urothelial carcinoma
urinary bladder
kidney cancer

Departments & Doctors

Prof. Dr. med. Michael Siebels

urology, uro-onclology, andrology and sexual medicine

Uro-gynecology, pelvic floor
Dr. med. Magdalena Witczak

gynecology and obstetrics

Gender reassignment centre
Prof. Dr. med. Laszlo Kovacs

surgery, microsurgery, plastic surgery, reconstructive surgery

Prof. Dr. med. Johannes Ullrich Schwarzer

urology, andrology and genetic counseling, urological surgery


Extra services

Visa Support
Parking Space
Pastoral Care
Intensive Care Unit


Germeringer Str., 32, 82152 Munich, Germany


What are the benefits of the DaVinci surgery at the clinic?

One of the features of the hospital is robotic prostate surgery using the  DaVinci robot. The robot copies precisely the movements performed by the urologist. With the help of this system, all operations are performed minimally invasively, with fewer incisions and scars, which allows for faster recovery.

Can I get prostate artery embolization at Urological Clinic Munich-Planegg?

In addition to the standard surgical options, various alternative experimental therapies are currently available. These include, for example, embolization of the arteries of the prostate gland. Through the catheters inserted into the artery, tiny particles close the artery of the prostate gland.

What medical services can the hospital offer?

The unique services of the Urological Clinic Munich-Planegg are combined MRI-TRUS biopsy, vasectomy, transgender medicine, intimate surgery, and the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer. The team provides a specialized service by pooling knowledge in so-called competence centers.

What is the rating of the clinic?

Urological Clinic Munich-Planegg is rated as 9.80 by AiroMedical.

What do patients say about Urological Clinic Munich-Planegg?

The clinic has 163 feedbacks at other places. The UserScore of the hospital is 95%.

What is the primary focus of the hospital?

The medical center is an expert at renal, renal cell carcinoma, carcinoma, cancer, and surgery.

What is the overall experience of the facility?

Urological Clinic Munich-Planegg has been operating since 1970. It has accumulated over 54 years of clinical background.

Where can I see the hospital's work, interior space, and exterior?

AiroMedical gallery has 8 photos & 25 videos related to Urological Clinic Munich-Planegg.

Does the clinic have certification or recognition?

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Where is the clinic located?

The address of the facility is Germeringer Str. 32 82152, Munich, Germany.

Does the hospital offer online consultations?

Yes, Urological Clinic Munich-Planegg performs virtual appointments and offers a second medical opinion service.

What age range of patients can be admitted to the clinic?

The hospital accepts only adults.

What type of stay is offered at Urological Clinic Munich-Planegg?

The clinic offers both inpatient and outpatient services, so you can be hospitalized (if indicated).

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