Frequently asked questions!
Most studies (ultrasound, MRI, etc.) that we carry are harmless. Only the CT scan, because the X-rays, not without risks. Therefore, the CT scan is only used when absolutely necessary.
The advice by the doctor are free. They focus purely on potential health risks you run. Of course you are responsible for your own lifestyle. You do not have to apologize for your weight, smoking or alcohol consumption. We do not play policeman.
The MRI scan, also called "total body scan is called nowadays very popular. Yet we will not automatically recommend an MRI to make. An MRI scan because not all visible. The scan will be (superficially) organs in your image, but not to see how organs function. There are other studies are required. We use the MRI scan preferably in a targeted, for example, certain organs to examine for abnormalities or tumors. This gives a much more detailed picture than a superficial scan of the whole body (total body scan).
No, absolutely not. You can create as expensive as you want, depending on the study package you choose. That ranges from 39 euros for a blood test to 1892 euros for the most comprehensive research package. The Dr.. Cologne Clinic has very competitive rates. If you are comparing us to other clinics, look carefully examine what exactly you get for your money. We offer, for a more extensive survey package than most other clinics.
It is possible that your health insurer in certain studies (partly) compensated. Check with your insurer. The costs are often deductible for companies and perform as operating costs.
There is no age limit for health research. We see that people today are more intensively life and demands of himself. Our lifestyle has changed in recent decades. We move less and eat unhealthy. It works hand in health risks. From this perspective, preventive medical examination is not a luxury, even if you're only 40. Be there early. Now you have the opportunity to choose your health in the right direction. A small change is often a great effect.
No. The studies are painless. At most you will feel the prick of the needle, but our experienced nurses shots very carefully and professionally.
No it is not necessary. You can without referral to the Dr Keulen Kliniek.
A CT scan takes less than an MRI scan and delivers sharp images such as the heart and lungs. An MRI scan takes longer and shows more detail of soft tissue. For detecting such a hernia or a shoulder or knee scan this deviation from ideal.