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Best hospitals for lung cancer treatment

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32 reviews
4.3
The overall rating of clinics specialized in Lung cancer, based on Bookimed patients experience.

On this page you can see top lung cancer hospitals. These are one of the best clinics specialized in oncology treatment, lung cancer surgery. They have high patient survival rates, level of medical care and all necessary equipment, like cutting-edge radiotherapy apparatus (CyberKnife, Novalis).

Among medical stuff there are world's best oncologists who have a lot of experience in lung cancer, like:

  • Ph.D. Axel Stang - one of the best oncologists in Germany, Head of the Oncology Department at Asklepios (Germany).
  • Prof. Ofer Merimsky - Israeli leading specialist in the treatment of lung cancer, Head of the National Center for Sarcomas at Sourasky MC (Israel).

Thoracic surgeons who specialize in general chest surgery, like:

  • Prof. Altan Kir - the USA and Belgium-trained expert in robotic thoracic surgery with over 15 years of experience. At Anadolu MC (Turkey).
  • Prof. Walter Klepetko is a world-known thoracic surgeon (laser surgery of metastases) from Austria, President of European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS).

Leave a request and our doctors-coordinators will help you find the best care possible for your situation. Whether it is at a major cancer center or personalized care at private hospital.

Oncology Department of CELT clinic

Russian Federation, Moscow

clinic of Memorial Healthcare Group

Turkey, Istanbul
2.0
1 review
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Prices for diagnostics

starting 1000$

Prices for treatment

starting 3000$
G
Bahrain
Jun 14, 2017
2
«I didn't like it»
The patient was treated of impotence

There are no comments for this review.

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Oncology Department of Kangbuk Samsung Hospital

Republic of Korea, Seoul
Prices

Prices for diagnostics

starting 1400$
Brain MRI with contrast
starting 1100$

Prices for treatment

starting 2000$
starting 3500$

Cost of lung cancer treatment

Average cost of lung cancer treatment abroad depends on a country patient chooses to undegro treatment to, on the type of cancer and duration of treatment, and whether a patient is treated in a state clinic or private hospital.

Lung cancer treatment usually requires more than one procedure. The cost depends on cancer treatment medicines and surgeon's fee.

Depending on its type, lung cancer surgery can cost from $15,000 in Turkey to $37,000 in Israel. Chemotherapy, which can take as much as $1,000 a course depending on the drug used. For aggressive forms of cancer with metastasis price of radiation therapy can go up to $50,000.

Immunotherapy is the most high-priced treatment. For instance, Nivolumab (Opdivo) costs $1,070 a dose, Pembrolizumab (Keytruda) $2,000 a dose, Erlotinib (Tarceva) - $2,800.

Patients with lung cancer are typically hospitalized for 7 days. Hospital stay billed separately, therefore one needs to take into account its cost too. That can vary from €148 a day in Germany to €680 in Austria.

It is important to know, that lung cancer treatment cost significantly differs in each individual case. To get the full treatment plan and its cost send a request and our doctor-coordinator will contact you.


Treatment for lung cancer

There are 3 typical approaches to the treatment of cancer: surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy in different combinations.

Advanced treatments for lung cancer:

  • VATS - video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery, which takes place in the early stages of lung cancer, is proven to reduce mortality compared with open lobectomy (NCCN);
  • In addition to standard methods of radiation therapy (CT-planned 3D-CRT), several certified clinics apply advanced methods - 4D-CT and/or PET/CT simulation, IMRT/VMAT, IGRT, motion management, proton therapy.
Getting to know lung cancer staging and treatment

This video explains staging of lung cancer and methods of treatment that applied according to each stage.

  • Stages 1-4 of lung cancer are visualized according to tumor expansion, metastases;
  • Methods of treatment are proposed in accordance with NCCN guidelines;
  • Surgery, radiation therapy and chemotherapy are applied in different combinations.

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Oncology department of Okan University Hospital

Turkey, Istanbul
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Okan University Hospital is one of the best hospitals in Turkey which consists of fully equipped general clinic, Okan University and research center. Medical complex occupies a territory of 50,000 square meters with 41 departments, 250 beds, 47 intensive care units, 10 operating theaters, 50...

Bahadir Uskul

Radiotherapy
starting 10000$
Chemotherapy
800 - 5000$
Radiotherapy
5500 - 10000$

Prices for diagnostics

starting 650$
Consultation of an oncologist
150 - 250$
Brain MRI with contrast
starting 500$
Consultation of thoracic surgeon
100 - 150$

Prices for treatment

starting 10000$
800 - 5000$
5500 - 10000$

Oncology Department of Gleneagles Global Health City (Global Hospital)

India, Chennai
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Oncology Department of Soon Chun Hyang University Hospital

Republic of Korea, Seoul
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Prices for diagnostics

1055 - 1319$

clinic of Medicana Hospitals Group

Turkey, Istanbul
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Medicana is a modern health-care organization which follows world’s standards of treatment. Its physicians employ innovative techniques, explore the new ones and implement them into practical activity after a number of serious researches. Medicana Hospitals conduct more than 30,000 ang...

İbrahim Tek

clinic of The Krakow University Hospital

Poland, Krakоw

Oncology Department of Döbling Private Hospital

Austria, Vienna
4.5
2 reviews
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Doebling Private Hospital was listed among 10 Best Hospitals in the world (FORBES)

Feb 21, 2017

My wife was having a baby here!! We had a separate comfortable room and beds. Doctors cared really good!!! Thank you!!! ...

M
Feb 21, 2017
5
«Very good»

My wife was having a baby here!! We had a separate comfortable room and beds. Doctors cared really good!!! Thank you!!!

J
Jun 29, 2015
4
«Good»

Dear Sirs, I have the interested to work in your institution. I m doctor of general medicine, I have a high grade point average during the six-year study 9 .09. . I would have said to any form of compromise with regard to the fact that I do not speak German, but they speak English. I am grateful in advance for your reply Jadranka

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clinic of Medical Center - University of Freiburg (Uniklinik Freiburg)

Germany, Freiburg
5.0
1 review
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German teaching institution consists of 14 specialized departments, 5 institutions, 5 centers. Doctors of the Center provide procedures not accessible in other centers as implantation of artificial heart Jarvik 2000, thermoablation of liver metastasis, radionuclide therapy. According to the ...

United Kingdom
Jun 16, 2017

I was very impressed with the thoroughness of the treatment which I received in Germany. The fact that it did not lead to the treatment which I was hoping for was wholly related to the nature of my di...

Prices for treatment

18000 - 26000€
2500 - 3000€
R
United Kingdom
Jun 16, 2017
5
«Very good»
The patient was treated of prostate cancer

I was very impressed with the thoroughness of the treatment which I received in Germany. The fact that it did not lead to the treatment which I was hoping for was wholly related to the nature of my disease. As it was I gained some valuable insights into a fresh development in my disease which has been helpful back in the UK.

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