Which clinics in Germany are most suitable for the treatment of prostate cancer? Some excellent specialist clinics are listed here.
In Germany, prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men. The number of patients is increasing continuously. Symptoms like frequent urination or blood in the urine mostly only occur at an advanced stage of the tumor. Some of the risk factors for prostate cancer are age, family history and hormones.
There are different treatment methods for prostate cancer which depend on the progression of the disease, for example surgery, radiotherapy or a combination of radiation therapy and hormone therapy. All clinics listed below offer therapies with high treatment quality. The doctors have great experience with prostate cancer due to the high number of patients. The necessary equipment for the treatment is also available.
Excellent Clinics for Prostate Cancer in Germany
|Hospital||City||Treatment cases (2018)||International Office|
|St. Antonius Hospital Gronau||Gronau||1579||No|
|University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden||Dresden||1087||Yes|
|Charité - University Medicine Berlin||Berlin||1004||Yes|
|Munich University Hospital||Munich||856||Yes|
|Rechts der Isar Clinic of the Technical University Munich||Munich||779||Yes|
|University Hospital Leipzig||Leipzig||623||No|
|University Hospital Cologne||Cologne||607||Yes|
|University Hospital Münster||Münster||577||Yes|
|University Hospital Freiburg||Freiburg||559||Yes|
|University Hospital Frankfurt||Frankfurt||519||Yes|
|University Hospital Mannheim||Mannheim||505||Yes|
|University Medicine Göttingen||Göttingen||485||No|
|Protestant Clinic Essen-Mitte||Essen||473||Yes|
|University Medicine of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz||Mainz||440||Yes|
|University Hospital Tübingen||Tübingen||426||Yes|
|SRH Forst Clinic Gera||Gera||417||No|
|University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, Kiel location||Kiel||415||Yes|
|Nürnberg Nord Clinic||Nürnberg||399||Yes|
|SLK Clinic Heilbronn - Klinikum am Gesundbrunnen||Heilbronn||384||No|
|Medical School Hannover||Hannover||375||Yes|
|Vivantes Auguste-Viktoria Clinic||Berlin||350||No|
|University Hospital Ulm||Ulm||349||Yes|
|University Hospital Würzburg||Würzburg||346||Yes|
|University Hospital Halle (Saale)||Halle (Saale)||333||Yes|
|St. Georg Clinic||Leipzig||315||No|
|University Hospital Erlangen||Erlangen||310||Yes|
|Clinic of the City of Ludwigshafen am Rhein||Ludwigshafen||308||No|
|Stuttgart Clinic - Katharinenhospital and Olgahospital||Stuttgart||301||Yes|
|University Hospital Bonn||Bonn||290||Yes|
|Dortmund Nord Clinic||Dortmund||285||Yes|
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This is how the clinic list was created
- Many patients! At the clinics presented above, the doctors have great experience with prostate cancer (ICD C61) because only hospitals that treat prostate cancer on an above-average basis have been taken into consideration. Hospitals are obliged to inform about their medical treatment in quality reports and to provide this information to the Federal Joint Committee.
- High Level of Patient Safety! All of the clinics attach above-average value to patient safety. At least 45 out of 55 measures have been taken in order to guarantee optimal hygiene before, during and after surgery.
- Excellent Equipment! All clinics have the equipment that is necessary for the treatment at their disposal which guarantees a successful therapy. At least 14 out of 17 criteria are fulfilled in the equipment of the hospital.
- Certifications! When a clinic receives a certificate, this means that there are doctors who specialized in the treatment of prostate cancer and that the necessary equipment for treatment is available. All of the clinics in the list have been certified as Prostate Cancer Centers by the German Cancer Society.
This is just a small selection of German clinics. Of course, many other hospitals also offer a high quality of treatment.