Is medical treatment in Germany expensive?

Cut down on health – cut down on life …

I have received many questions about how expensive is medical treatment in Germany. I want to tell you that the word „free“ means „nothing“, however you need to pay for quality and in the end you will receive a cheaper cheque than you assumed.

German doctors guarantee you quality treatment based on their professionalism and precise diagnostics, the manufacturer will be secured German and not Chinese.

Take care of your health – take care of your life!

Given prices for treatment are approximate due to different cases, diseases and other factors. The cost of treatment is always different. Below figures give you a rough estimation of expenses.

Diagnostic programs

Classic Check-Up   € 1 200
Classic Extra Check-Up   € 2 100
VIP Check-Up   € 3 500
Neurological examination   € 1 200
ENT examination   € 600
Screening for skin cancer   € 200
Diagnosis of cancer + whole-body MRI   € 3 500
Whole-body scintigraphy   € 600
Thyroid scintigraphy   € 320
Chest CT scan   € 700
Renal scintigraphy   € 750
Urological examination   € 1 200 - 2 500
Gynaecological examination   € 1 100 - 1 800
CT osteoporosis   € 150

Cosmetic and plastic surgery

Breast Augmentation   € 8 500
Breast Reduction   € 9 500
Breast Lift   € 5 900
Nipples correction   € 1 900
Correction of inverted nipples   € 850
Liposuction   € 2 500
Total abdomen   € 5 900
Lower abdomen   € 3 900
Hip   € 2 500
Zone breeches   € 2 500
Tummy Tuck   € 6 500
Botox   € 280
Hyaluronic acid   € 350
Mikrolipofilling   € 1 500
Facelift   8.000
Forehead lift   € 3 500
Mini facelift (cheek)   € 3 900
Eyelid surgery   € 2 500
Upper eyelid   € 2 500
The upper and lower eyelids   4.000
Lip augmentation   € 400
Ear Surgery   € 2 900
Rhinoplasty   € 10 000
Chin correction   € 1 900
Hair transplantation   € 5/one hair
Anti-sweat   € 2 500
Genital organs   € 1 900
Gynecomastia (male)   € 2 900

Stomatology

Implant   € 2 000
Zircon ceramic crown   € 1 400

Orthopedic surgery

Knee surgery (meniscus)   € 4 400
Arthroscopic knee surgery 2 days € 6 600
Cruciate ligament replacement 5 days € 14 000
Knee replacement 8 days € 24 000
Arthroscopic revision of the shoulder 2 days € 9 900
Treatment of shoulder tendon 2 days € 9 800
Shoulder replacement 8 days € 24 200
Tibial osteotomy 4 days € 16 500
Hip replacement 8 days € 24 000

Neurosurgery, spine

Lumbar disc surgery 4 days € 13 000
Spine surgery lumbar stenosis 4 days € 16 000
Cervical spine 4 days € 14 000
Implant of intervertebral disc 4 days € 22 000

General surgery

Treatment of varicose veins   € 5 000
Vaginal hysterectomy 7 days € 11 000
Endoscopic removal of the uterus 7 days € 11 000
Endoscopic removal of fibroids 5 days € 11 000
Resection of the thyroid gland 5 days € 10 000

Adipositas

Gastric tube surgery   € 13 000
Gastric balloon implantation   € 4 000
Gamma knife   € 14 000

Rehabilitation

Economy class   € 700 / day
Business class   € 790 / day
First class   950 / day

 

The above prices serve as an approximate guidance, for those who is willing to undergo treatment in Germany. Prices can differ from hospital to hospital. Hospitals make only the calculation of inpatient treatment.