General Medicine

We offer individual and personal care and base our services on comprehensive procedures of general medicine. Our medical equipment is always state-of-the-art.

General Medicine

We will help you stay healthy and get well. Our experienced team of doctors is up to date in all aspects of general medicine.

Did you know

a healthy lifestyle can prevent many diseases

The most common chronic diseases were analyzed in a study recently.

The study came to the conclusion that with age, many people will suffer from one or rather more chronic disease (e.g. high blood pressure, diabetes and obesity).

But there are also some good news: with a healthy diet and lifestyle many of these diseases can be prevented and holistic medicine can reduce the impact on the quality of life for those affected.

Social Media + Medicine

Twitter for prediction of flu outbreaks

Scientists in Germany have used Twitter to understand flu outbreaks better. Here, all tweets were studied in Germany for the occurrence of flu. The scientists hope to gain better insights into the development and progression of flu outbreaks.

Naturopathy

An adult experiences an average 2-5 colds a year, and even though they aren’t considered dangerous they still are among the most common diseases in general. Most colds are virus-induced acute infections of the upper respiratory tract.

Naturopathy

Nobody has cured more people than nature! We’ll show you how you too can benefit from its healing power

What is

classic naturopathy

Naturopathy pursues a holistic approach. The treatments can vary from herbal medicine to elements of nutrition therapy, exercise therapy, hydrotherapy and homeopathy.

Areas of application for

classic naturopathy

We offer the full range of traditional naturopathy, including the following methods:

immune system cures, autohemotherapy, detoxification, pain therapy with procaine, homeosiniatry, colon therapies  and food supplements / orthomolecular medicine.

Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a treatment technique that has evolved as part of traditional Chinese medicine. We offer body and ear acupuncture at our practice.

Acupuncture

Originating in ancient China, acupuncture is highly valued

What is

acupuncture

The stimulation of acupuncture points is the oldest and most widely used method of healing in the world. In ancient China disorders were treated effectively and without side effects with this method.

Areas of application for

acupuncture

Acupuncture can be used in a variety of diseases – not only against pain. It can be used to treat headaches / migraine, neurological diseases, allergies and asthma, depression and anxiety disorders, and gastric / intestinal problems.

Individual Health Services

More and more patients want individual examinations and treatments that go beyond using the standard range of the health insurance. However, the statutory health insurance companies only cover the treatment of diseases and basic preventive measures.

Individual Health Services

choosing individual services tailored to our patients needs

What are

Individual Health Services

Individual Health Services (IHS) are additional medical services that patients can choose and that have to be paid by themselves as they are not covered by statutory health insurance.

These services that often involve a wider range of services (e.g. preventive check-ups) and can add significant benefits  to patient’s  health and well-being.

We are happy to answer any questions you might have.

Areas of application for

Individual Health Services

In our practice, we offer many useful services that are not covered by the statutory health insurance, such as:

naturopathic treatment methods, special screenings, individual health checks, special laboratory services, travel clinics and vaccinations, medical certificates, smoking cessation, sports medicine and homeopathy.

These treatments or tests are justified and, unfortunately, are not in the service catalog of the legal health insurance.

Thyroid gland

The thyroid gland is located below the larynx and produces vital hormones. These hormones control the metabolism of the organism and affect many body functions: energy consumption, the regulation of body heat, the activity of nerves, muscles, heart, circulation, stomach and intestines, the mental well-being and sexuality.

Thyroid

A small organ with great effect!

Who is affected by

hyperthyroidism / hypothyroidism

Approximately 50% of all Germans have thyroid problems. The reasons are changes of the thyroid tissue, thyroid function, or both.

Women are generally more likely to be affected than men. This has to do with the significant hormonal changes in a woman’s life: pregnancy and menopause, as well as the use of hormones in contraceptives and hormone replacement therapy expose the female body to ever-changing hormonal influences.

What symptoms are there for

Hyperthyroidism / Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism e.g.:

  • depressive mood and lethargy
  • increase in weight

Hyperthyroidism e.g.:

  • nervousness and aggression
  • fatigue or exhaustion

Men’s medical care

Do men need a special kind of medicine? The general medical experience shows that men  often prefer to discuss sensitive issues with another man. In addition to our comprehensive general consultations, we therefore offer specifically tailored men’s medical care. Dr. Braunger will be happy to listen and support you.

Men’s medical care

Your issues are safe with us. We have years of experience in this area and provide strict confidentiality.

Why is there a gynecologist but no

men’s specialist?

A good question! This is why we have decided to offer

Men’s Consultation

Sensitive issues and problems related to male health and well-being can be treated in a safe and discrete environment.

What are common topics at a

men’s consultation?

At our practice we treat the various issues that can affect men, such as:

  • erectile dysfunction
  • sexual problems & relationship issues
  • loss of sexual desire and potency
  • difficulties of the prostate
  • anti-aging
  • hair loss and baldness

homeopathy

Homeopathy is a natural healing method that is based on years of experience and can be used  to treat various diseases. Its founder Samuel Hahnemann discovered the similarity principle: Any substance that is capable of causing certain symptoms in a healthy person can also be used to cure similar symptoms in a patient. Homeopathic remedies do not act as direct active substances in our bodily systems, but are thought to activate the self-healing and regenerative powers throughout the body.

homeopathy

When used properly homeopathy is a side-effect free treatment.

What is

homeopathy

The name “homeopathy” originates from Greek and transaltes as “similar suffering”. It is a holistic treatment methods because it takes into account the whole state of body, mind and soul.

Homeopathy was founded in 1796 by the German physician Samuel Hahnemann and continuously developed over the past 200 years. It is based on the principle of activating your self-healing and regenerative powers.

Properly applied, it is a side-effect free treatment.

Even in higher potencies no side effects are known so far. Therefore, homeopathy is even suitable for the treatment of pregnant women, infants and children.

areas of application for

homeopathy

Homeopathy can be applied in the following cases:

  • increasing the immune defense and the general well-being
  • treating exhaustion
  • chronic pain, including migraine, head, back and joint pain
  • burn-out and stress-related syndromes
  • allergies such as hayfever and dust allergy
  • gastrointestinal disorders such as irritable bowel syndrome, digestive problems
  • skin diseases such as eczema

metabolic program novabalance

Eat and live more healthily with novabalance. Our individual and holistic nutrition program is tailored to you personally.

Metabolic program novabalance

Healthy nutrition is one of the most important factors for our health!

What is

novabalance

novabalance is an individual and holistic nutrition program that is tailored to you personally.

You might think: “Not another weight loss program. Why should it be any different? Why should it work for me this time? “

That’s what we have asked ourselves when we examined why traditional dieting is often unsuccessful.

Firstly, novabalance is not a diet , but a holistic nutrition program. We avoid the classic problem of the yo-yo effect. The program is based on a reduction of carbohydrates and on a selection of foods that are matched to your metabolism. In addition, your metabolic type and your blood type are determined, about 40 parameters in your blood tests are included in this analysis.

Who can profit from

novabalance

Successful weight loss and health improvements depend on how well you apply the program to everyday life.

We can assure you that novabalance provides the information and support you need to reach your goals and the previous success of our participants is a strong vote of confidence:

“I have lost 14kg excess weight in two and a half months. My blood pressure is lower and I finally have no more heartburn. “

“With novabalance I have reduced a total of 55kg weight – my starting weight was 131kg.”

” 14 kilos in 6 weeks – the feeling of pressure on my shoulders is gone and I feel strengthened and  upright.”

prevention

Preventive medicine secures your health and well-being much more effectively than treatments when one is already sick.  Prevention is always better than having to cure. Our comprehensive medical diagnostics can help you avoid risks,  increase your health and its safety and if necessary, take the appropriate preventive measures.

Prevention

With proper care many diseases can be prevented!

I live a healthy lifestyle, do I also need

prevention?

Most people see the regular inspection of their car as necessary, who would want to have a (preventable) accident when driving on the highway at 200 km/h?

You might want to keep this in mind if you’re wondering whether preventive checkups are useful.

Prevention is a measure that most men neglect. Have you ever wondered why men (on average) live five years  less than women?

We encourage our patients to  strongly consider prevention.

Which measures do you recommend for

prevention?

We offer a whole range of “preventive packages” for our patients:

  • basic and extended checks
  • business checks
  • care for international patients, travelers and expats

Vitamin D measurement

According to the German Nutrition Society (DGE) about 60 percent of the population in Germany are insufficiently supplied with vitamin D when following international criteria.

Vitamin D measurement

Nearly 90% of people in our region suffer from low levels of vitamin D!

What causes

vitamin D deficiency?

Vitamin D deficiency is one of the most common vitamin deficiencies and can have several causes. In contrast to most other vitamins we canno rely on our food to provide vitamin D. It is produced in the human body using the sun.

As many people don’t receive enough sun light the lack of sun is a major cause for this deficiency.

How do I recognize the symptoms of

vitamin D deficiency?

The symptoms of vitamin D deficiency include:

  • immunodeficiency
  • inefficiency
  • fatigue
  • osteoporosis
  • autoimmune diseases