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Federal Republic of Germany/Bundesrepublik Deutschland
Area: 357 thous. sq. km
Major cities: Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Köln, Frankfurt am Main
Climate: mostly temperate; the further from the coast the harsher the winters; freezing cold is rare, however
Languages spoken: German
Religion: Catholics, Lutherans
Local time: GMT +01
Calling code: +49
Credit cards: VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Diners Club
Visa: not required for EU, US, Israeli, and Japanese nationals for a stay up to 90 days; required for CIS citizens. For more details please visit http://www.learn4good.com/travel/de_visa.htm
Transport: air transport, rail transport, motor transport, water transport
International airports (cities): Berlin, Munich, Frankfurt am Main
German health system takes pride in its unassailable reputation, and medical services offered by German medical centres comply with the highest world standards. Vast practical experience of German doctors, responsibility, efficiency and attention of medical personnel, leading-edge equipment — these are the reasons making Germany one of the most popular destination of medical tourism for people from all over Europe, the USA, as well as the CIS countries and South East Asia.
Germany provides a wide range of medical services in multiple fields. The leading medical fields are diagnostics, cardio surgery, neurosurgery, oncology, gynaecology, orthopaedics, and rehabilitation.
One of the most vanguard medical fields in Germany is cardiology and cardio surgery. Germany is renowned for successful heart surgeries. Curiously, those surgical interventions considered one-of-a-kind in many countries around the world are standard and performed regularly in German clinics. Most frequently German doctors are visited by foreign patients with ischemic heart disease, heart rhythm disorders, heart defects, atherosclerosis, and endocarditis.
Success rates in oncologic disease treatment in Germany are among the highest in the world. Oncology clinics are facilitated with high end equipment. Here they apply various methods of surgical and conservative cancer treatment of the uterus, prostate, intestines, stomach, brain, mammary (milk) gland, as well as multidisciplinary treatment of craniofacial diseases and micro surgical treatment of vascular processes and bain tumours.
It is necessary to note the widely acclaimed and evident achievements of German neurosurgeons successfully working in all the areas of this field. Some of the most demanded are surgical and non-surgical treatment of brain and spinal nerve tumours, treatment of infectious diseases of the nervous system, after-effects of traumas of the central and peripheral nervous systems, degenerative spinal disc disease, and spinal disk hernia.
Cutting-edge diagnostic equipment, medicament and technical facilities of the clinics enable successful treatment of severe orthopaedic and rheumatologic diseases (arthritis, arthrosis, osteoporosis, spinal diseases, sports traumas, infantile cerebral paralysis (ICP), defects of extremities development, and many more).
In addition, for many years already specialised rehabilitation centres operate in Germany, helping patients to return to their regular active lifestyle even after the most severe traumas and surgical interventions.
Recommended time for treatment: March-May, September-December.
Foreign patients come to Germany to undergo high-quality checkup and treatment, as well as recovery programmes to get effective relief from skin problems, diseases of blood circulatory system, musculoskeletal apparatus, cardio-vascular, respiratory and digestive system. Comparatively mild climate, stress-free setting, abundance of mineral waters and natural springs has a positive effect on patients’ health, increase vital tonus and improve the immune system.
Baden-Baden, the most famous resort in Germany, is said to be the best destination to undergo diagnostics and treatment of heart disease (cardiopathy), blood circulatory system, musculoskeletal apparatus, as well as recovery programmes. This elite resort has for many centuries been considered the relaxation place of nobles and wealthy people from Western Europe. It is a very cosy spot, where elderly couples stroll leisurely, an orchestra plays, peaceful and quiet atmosphere prevails. Procedures with the use of Sodium-Chloride and fluorinated thermal waters of this resort produce a healthful effect on the whole body, and are especially beneficial in cases of inflammatory rheumatic diseases, arthritis and arthrosis, and heart dysfunctions.
Bad Reichenhall is best suited for patients with diseases of respiratory organs. Major procedures include inhalations and rinsing with the use of mineral salts and ether extracts of mountain pine, mud treatment, silt applications and drinking water courses.
Bad Kissingen resort is well known to patients with diseases of stomach, intestinal tract, gall bladder and bile duct, pancreatic gland. Use of waters from the mineral and carbon dioxide springs of sodium chloride help maintain good state of patients at various stages of diabetes. Treatment and recovery course traditionally includes also mud baths and concentrated salt water procedures.
Bad Homburg is mainly visited by patients with skin diseases. Neurodermite, psoriasis and dermatitis are treated here with the help of therapeutic mud and mineral waters. Quite successful are rehabilitation courses after complicated surgeries.
At all the above resorts you will be offered to undergo a rejuvenation course, stress therapy, fasting therapy (nestitherapy), and improvement of immune system. They all strive to offer first-class standards of service quality.
3*- from €70;
4*- from €85;
5*- from €110.
Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte (Black Forest cake with whipped cream and cherries), Wurst und Sauerkraut (fried sausages with sauerkraut), Weisswurst (Bavarian white sausages), Rippchen (smoked pork ribs).
Brandenburg Gate in Berlin (the triumphal arch located in the city centre is the embodiment of classicism and symbol of the capital), Heidelberg Castle (Schloss Heidelberg is placed in the city of Heidelberg; once a fortress, it was redesigned to become a castle in 1544), Munich Residence (this former royal palace of the Bavarian monarchs today features numerous royal collections of paintings), Neuschwanstein (erected in 1869-1891 among the alpine peaks 1008m above sea level by order of Ludwig II, this remarkable construction has become the Walt Disney logo).
Wallraf-Richartz-Museum (the oldest museum in Köln the history of which traces its roots back to the 19th century and Gothic collection of local artists; today the museum offers to its visitors collections from 1300 to 1900), Museum Island (exhibition complex with world art masterpieces from Ancient Times to today), Oberammergau Passion Play (ancient tradition which started in 1633 and takes place on yearly basis from May to September), Martin-Gropius-Bau (one of the most fabulous exhibition centres in Germany).