Services

1. Post-natal Advice and Care

  • First day at home
  • Frequent problems during the first weeks after delivery
  • Diet and prevention: what is essential?
  • Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (Cot Death)

2. Routine Medical Care for the Young Child

  • Routine check-ups (U2 to U9 and U10 to J2), i.e. all regular early examinations
  • Children’s development (“milestones”, needs and requirements, mother-child interaction)
  • Irregularities/deviations from the norm in a child’s development

3. Treatment of Illnesses in Children and Adolescents

  • General pediatric medicine
  • Basic psychosomatic care
  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Allergology
  • Diseases of the lungs, diagnosis and specific therapies (including pulmonary function test)
  • Competent diagnosis and treatment of children of all geographic and ethnic backgrounds, with particular regard to specific localized diseases
  • Application of infusions to treat diarrhoea and vomiting
  • Naturopathy and Homoeopathy

4. The Child and His/Her Family

  • The Child in his or her family, interaction between parents and child
  • “Growing pains”; “difficult” children
  • Treatment and care of seriously ill and /or chronically ill children at home

5. Vaccinations

  • General and specific vaccinations (e.g. in cases of chronic infections)

6. Accidents and Surgery in Infancy – Care of Concussion Patients

  • Minor surgery (removal of irregular skin pigmentation and warts; correction of scars; removal of boils and abscesses; hand and foot surgery etc.)
  • Treatment of accidents at school and sports
  • Primary care of fractures and sprains in our surgery

7. IGEL: Specially agreed services not covered by German public health insurance

  • Examinations before travelling abroad
  • Medical advice before travelling abroad
  • Vaccinations before travelling abroad
  • Extra preventive examinations and tests
  • Medical certificates (eg for inability to work or attend school)
  • Certificates of fitness for athletic competitions
  • house-calls