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The difficult Search for the Suitable Clinic

Here is why patients from abroad should best contact the Case Manager of a clinic and not a Health Agency.

How do I find the right patient mediator?

Hundreds of patient mediators offer their help to foreign patients, however there are many black sheeps as well. Get tips on choosing the right one.

First consultation with the doctor

„How can I help you?“ - is a question often asked by doctors at the beginning of a consultation. It is important that you formulate your symptoms in an understandable way.

A cup of coffee with…philosophy professor Martin Ajei

Many patients with prostate cancer in Germany undergo surgery with the Da Vinci robot every year. Martin Ajei has come from Ghana to do this.

The German Healthcare System

Depending on the disease, in Germany you either visit a general practitioner in his practice, a specialist, a hospital or a rehabilitation facility.

Important Information for Foreign Patients in Germany

As a research assistant at the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, Jens Juszczak has been dealing with medical tourism for many years. In this interview, he gives foreign patients some important tips.
Fashion Germany

Breuninger: Luxury shopping in Germany for the whole family

The fashion and lifestyle company Breuninger does not only offer a huge product range to guests from abroad, but also exclusive services.

Pregnancy and Giving Birth in Germany

How to expectant mothers experience their pregnancy in Germany? How are they supported during birth and what happens afterwards? Here is a brief overview.

Treatment costs in the U.S.A. and in Germany

The German doctor Dr. Peter Niemann was pretty astonished when he found out how much a minor medical intervention costs in the USA. A pleural puncture can cost up to 2,000 dollars there.

A Day in the Life of an Emergency Doctor in Germany

Every year, one million visitors come to Cologne to celebrate Carnival there. But are there also a lot of emergencies? This is how Dr. Tommaso Coin experienced the day.