Prevention & precautions - Further information
In the search for specialists in prevention, screening and diagnostics you will find medical experts for prevention, screening and diagnostics. You would like to have a medical check-up carried out, have health problems or are an endurance athlete and require an expert for a medical examination? Or do you plan to consult a specialist in prevention, screening and diagnostics for a second medical opinion? Here you will find selected prevention, screening and diagnostics specialists.
Specialist for prevention, screening and diagnostics
To evaluate the overall health status functional examinations of the heart, lungs and arteries at rest and under stress as well as an examination of the abdominal organs and the thyroid are carried out and blood values are analysed. The most frequent tests for the prevention and early recognition of individual risk factors for cancer, cardiovascular disease and metabolic disease include imaging diagnostics with ultrasound, x-ray, mammography, computer tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance tomography (MRT), cardiac and artery diagnostics, stress diagnostics and 3D diagnostics for spine and joints.
Experts for prevention, screening and diagnostics possess knowledge of diagnostic procedures as well as about disease-related pre- and post-diagnostic treatment. To become a specialist in prevention, screening and diagnostics a physician must complete five years of postgraduate training.
Therapeutic range of services for prevention, screening and diagnostics
The therapeutic range of services concerning prevention, screening and diagnostics comprises for the most part the prevention of internal medical diseases such as cardiorespiratory disease, tumour disease, metabolic disease, imaging diagnostics (ultrasound, x-rays, mammography, computer tomography), MRT, cardiac and artery diagnostics, cancer prevention (diagnostics of the prostate, breast cancer prevention), fertility diagnostics, thyroid dignity diagnostics, rheumatologic-immunologic diagnostics and therapy, bone density measurement, 3D diagnostics of the spine and joints, interventional endoscopy, stress diagnostics, individual exercise and nutritional advice, pain management/microtherapy, radiofrequency ablation therapy for chronic back pain and intradiscal electrotherapy (IDET).