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).
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546 patients have already received the treatment plan
Bumrungrad International Hospital is multidisciplinary hospital, that is the largest private hospital in South-East Asia, located in Bangkok Thailand. According to the management of medical institutions, literally "bumrungrad" is translated as "taking care of people."
429 patients have already received the treatment plan
Elisha Hospital in Israel (Haifa) is one of the best private multidisciplinary hospitals in Israel, which provides services in all medical fields at the highest level, both Israeli citizens and foreigners.Elisha Medical Center is located in a central area in the city of Haifa, located on the Mediterranean coast, was founded in 1935, and throughout its long history of existence enjoyed an impeccable reputation among patients.
181 patients have already received the treatment plan
The Nuremberg Hospital is one of the largest municipal hospitals in Western Europe, which meets all international standards. The hospital was founded in 1897. Over a century of existence of the hospital turned into a unique multidisciplinary medical and research center, which is the most modern equipment and experienced staff. The clinic is offering you first-class diagnostic and therapeutic medicine.
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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65 patients have already received the treatment plan
The Leopoldina Hospital is an academic institution The University Hospital of Würzburg - it is the largest hospital in the resort area, located in a cozy picturesque location between the river Main and the Rhön mountains.
38 patients have already received the treatment plan
Shaare Zedek Medical Center is number one hospital in Jerusalem. It was established more than a hundred years ago but is continuously evolving and expanding even now. The statistics says that the hospital takes over 250,000 patients annually. Everyone who refers to Shaare Zedek Medical Center will be surely treated by highly-qualified specialists and within comfortable and warm atmosphere. This Clinic works in numerous directions and has the most popular Maternity Department in the country.
110 patients have already received the treatment plan
Bumin Hospital Seoul specialized in the joints and spine, founded in 2011 is part of a Group of Bumin Hospitals . The Hospital meets international standards, confidence reached its medical service, accurate diagnosis, latest equipments, environmentally friendly places for recreation and professional medical staff strives to create a healthy world with the best service.
1087 patients have already received the treatment plan
Gachon University Gil Medical Center is a multidisciplinary hospital, providing medical services of the international level and is a leading hospital not only Korea, but also in Asia. Gil Hospital is located in the heart of Incheon at 1 hour drive from Incheon International Airport.
43 patients have already received the treatment plan
The Ramat Aviv Medical Center is one of the largest and leading private medical centers of Israel, specializing in the field of medical diagnostics, multidisciplinary surgery, cosmetology.The hospitaluses all theinnovative technologiesin the field ofsurgery,cosmetology andradioisotope research.
25 patients have already received the treatment plan
Ewha Womans University Medical Center (EUMC) is the first and best hospitals for women in Korea, which is located in the western part of Seoul is 45 km from Incheon International Airport and 10 km from Gimpo Airport.
The hospital was good , and I liked the how you feel like there is always support when you need specially when you are travelling to aplace where you know no one .
Diana was always in reach when I needed something during the prep phase , and Olena was very supportive during the stay .
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