The German healthcare system is considered one of the best in Europe and worldwide. German hospitals are the primary destinations for medical tourism among patients from Eastern Europe (Romania, Russia, Bulgaria), Great Britain, the United States, and the Persian Gulf.
Patients choose German medical centers due to:
- advanced techniques, development of innovative drugs (Ribociclib, Pertuzumab, Nivolumab, and Trastuzumab)
- therapies (molecular, targeted, focal, immuno- and intraoperative radiation therapy)
- experience of internationally recognized doctors
- high cure rates
Bookimed cooperates with the best centers for cancer treatment in Germany. There is a Top list of them:
Comprehensive Cancer Center Freiburg (CCCF)
The CCCF is the Top cancer clinic in Germany and one of the best in Europe. It is certified by the European Cancer Society, and German Cancer Society and is a recognized Center of Excellence by the German Cancer Aid Organization. The hospital is one of the best in Germany and has achieved a high cure rate in treatment:
- 83% for brain tumors
- 85% for lung cancer
- up to 95% for breast cancer.
The center accepts patients with leukemia, breast, colorectal, prostate, cervical, pancreatic stomach cancer, etc.
Specialists apply both traditional methods and experimental ones: antibody-based tumor therapies, molecular therapy, and kinase inhibitors.
Oncology Departments of Asklepios Medical Group
Asklepios Medical Group consists of 100 hospitals. The cancer is treated in the largest ones – Asklepios Alton and Asklepios Barmbek. The group belongs to Top-10 world clinics according to the Medical Tourism Quality Organization and is certified by the German Cancer Society.
The cure rate of oncological diseases is:
- over 90% for breast cancer
- up to 98% for testicular cancer.
Asklepios is one of the most innovative and modern international medical networks where over 1,000,000 patients undergo treatment.
Charite Comprehensive Cancer Center (CCCC)
The CCCC consists of 7 specialized departments providing necessary medical help in its field. The center accepts approx. 190,000 patients annually. It was the first specialized oncology center in Germany certified by the German Cancer Society.
The CCCC provides treatment for patients with leukemia, lymphomas, pancreatic, colorectal, breast, cervical, brain, and another type of cancer. Specialists of the center apply an individual approach for each patient, and if necessary, provide psychological assistance.
Oncology, Hematology and Immunology Center of Uniklinik in Düsseldorf
The center specializes in the treatment of blood, immune and oncological diseases. Oncologists at the center focus on the treatment of malignant pathologies of blood, bone marrow, and lymph nodes. Specialists have conducted over 1,500 bone marrow transplants. This hospital is recognized as the Center of Excellence by the MDS Foundation (the Myelodysplastic Syndromes Foundation).
The doctors of the hospital are on Focus magazine’s Top list which confirms their high professionalism and qualification.
The main feature of this cancer center is that its doctors prefer to apply heat therapy and radioimmunotherapy instead of chemo. It allows it to influence malignant cells and kill them without damaging healthy tissues.
Oncology and Gastroenterology Department of Solingen Municipal Hospital
Oncology Department in Solingen is among Top-10 best cancer hospitals and centers in Germany according to Focus magazine. It is also accredited by the German Cancer Society. Specialists of the department apply innovative technologies to conduct organ-preservation operations.
Treatment in this Department is recommended for patients with cancer of the gastrointestinal tract, as the most specialized unit in this field.
Medicine in Germany shows great treatment success in all fields including oncology. German specialists develop treatment tactics for cancer individually for each patient and conduct minimally-traumatic surgery to avoid complications. The cure rate for the treatment of some oncological diseases (prostate cancer, testicular cancer, breast cancer, cervical cancer, bowel cancer) is up to 95%.
All the German hospitals undergo quality surveillance under government supervision and their prices are controlled at the state level, so foreign patients do not overpay for treatment. It includes accreditations and certifications from the Telemedicine for the Mobile Society, the German Institute for Standardization, and the Cooperation for Quality and Transparency in Healthcare. That is why each patient may be sure of the high quality of medical services.