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Individual Health Services

Individual health services are services for which a liability of the statutory health insurance (SHI) is not granted because they do not fall within the scope of the statutory health insurance or are performed at the patient´s request. There are services that can be useful in individual cases and can only be provided on a private account.

The focus of prevention according to our experience and current scientific findings is on:

Clinical screening tests for
• Prevention of stroke
• Prevention of heart attack
• Prevention of colorectal cancer

Laboratory Test Listing

• “Interval check-up”: additional annual health examination
• General check-up”: comprehensive outpatient preventive examination

Instrument-based screening tests
• “Sono check-up”: sonographic check-up of the abdominal organs
• “Stroke Prevention”: Doppler sonography of the cerebral arteries in the absence of suspicious medical history or clinical abnormalities
• Pulmonary function testing (spirometry) for early detection of respiratory diseases
• Examination for early detection of prostate cancer by measuring PSA

Diagnostic laboratory services on request
• Blood group determination
• HIV testing upon request outside of risk groups
• “Laboratory check-up”: Analysis of ESR, blood morphology, liver and kidney values, and possibly other laboratory parameters
• Reason-related laboratory-part test on patients’ wishes (eg, liver function, kidney function, blood lipids, sex hormones)
• Thyroid screening: TSH test in women age > 45 years with no clinical abnormalities or a suspicious history
• Tests to exclude from metal allergies (eg amalgam) without the presence of a suspicious history or clinical evidence

Alternative therapies
• Acupuncture

Recreation, travel, sport, profession
• Travel medicine, including vaccination advice
• Sports medicine consultations
• Sports medicine preventive examination
• Aptitude tests (eg, travel, fitness to fly, diving)

Medical services
• Medical examinations and certificates outside the physicians’ duties at the request of the patient (eg, certificate of cancellation of travel or for attending
kindergarten)

Medical services to improve the well being
• Diet counseling without the presence of a disease – group treatment for obesity
• Technical advice on complementary medicine in the context of prevention and lifestyle (eg ace, melatonin, DHEA, L-carnitine, trace minerals, Echinacea)
• Administration of vitamins and other supplements on patient’s request

Other optional services
• Smoking cessation
• Injection of a drug which is non-prescribable at the expense of the SHI on patient’s request (eg,cartilage-protecting substances)

Novel diagnostic and therapeutic procedures including
• Oxygen Therapy according to Prof. Ardenne
• Extracorporeal focused and radial shock wave therapy
• Lasertherapy

Here are some examples of our services:

Extended check-up as an additional service
in context of the statutory health screening laboratory: uric acid, creatinine, triglycerides, HDL / LDL cholesterol, gamma-GT, blood morphology (GOÄ numbers 3583, 3585, 3565, 3563, 3592, 3550 per 1.056-fold)
16 €

Check-up beyond
the statutory health screening. consultation, blood collection, laboratory: glucose, uric acid, creatinine, triglycerides, cholesterol, HDL / LDL-Chol, gamma-GT, blood morphology (GOÄ numbers 1 2.15-fold, 250 1.8 times; 3560, 3583, 3585, 3565, 3562, 3563, 3592, 3550)
>34 €

Preoperative laboratory testing
((In preparation for cosmetic surgery) glucose, GGT, potassium, creatinine, blood morphology, Quick / INR, blood collection (digits 3560, 3592, 3557, 3585, 3550, 3606 per 1.043-fold, 250 1.8-fold)
20 €

Electrocardiogram (ECG)
not medically necessary, on patient´s request (Section 651-1.7x)
25 €

Exercise ECG
not medically necessary, on patient´s request (Section 651-1.7x)
45 €

Sonography
on request(ultrasound examination) of the liver, pancreas, kidneys, gallbladder (GOÄ numbers 410, 420 per 1.015-fold)
26 €

Acupuncture
Schedule (269a-digit Session 1; 269 each additional session per 2.23-fold)
45,50 € (1.) any further 30 €

Diving aptitude examination
including lung function test schedule (1 + 7-digit per 2.3-fold, 605-fold 1.76)
57 €

Travel advice
(GOA-point 3 2.29-fold)
20 €

Travel Vaccinations
(GOA-digit 375, 1 per 2.15-fold) plus. Vaccine costs
10 €

Autohemotherapy
(GOA-digit 284, 1 per 2.22-fold)
22 €

Infusion
intravenous schedule (Section 271-2.29-fold) plus costs for medication
16 €

Injection
intramuscular schedule (Art. 252-2.15-fold) plus costs for medication
5 €

Short certificate
(paragraph 70 2.15-fold)
10 €

Detailed certificate
25 €

Detailed written expert opinion
Schedule (paragraph 85-2.3-fold) per beginning hour of work
67 €

Prostate screening test
20 €