Our answers to your frequently asked questions

Yes, of course. If you are publicly insured, you can make an appointment during our  public medical consultation hours. If there are no available appointments for public consultation, any patient – regardless of their insurance status – is welcome to schedule an appointment in our DERMATOLOGIE DES WESTENS private consultation. To make use of this service, you will receive a transparent written invoice for medical services according to the current fee scale for medical practitioners in Germany (GOÄ). This treatment will not be reimbursed by your statutory health insurer. Costs for treatment in private consultation for publicly insured patients, must be paid out of pocket by the patient.

You can visit DERMATOLOGIE DES WESTENS by appointment only. You can reach our reception under the telephone number: 030 – 40 20 30 978 and can schedule an appointment with one of our specialists. Our reception staff will be happy to help you with any questions you may have.

DERMATOLOGIE DES WESTENS is opened for consultation on: Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 am to 1 pm and 3 pm to 6 pm. On Wednesdays and Fridays we are open from 9 am to 2 pm. You may also request a special appointment at your convenience. These will be made at the discretion of our specialists.

Consultation is by appointment only. Please call to schedule an appointment: 030 40 20 30 978.

An appointment with our medical cosmeticians can only be scheduled following an indication by one of our in-house dermatology specialists, for example following a diagnosis for acne, rosacea or perioral dermatitis.

Follow-up appointments can be scheduled directly with the medical cosmetician by calling: 030 40 20 30 978.

Patients who come to DERMATOLOGIE DES WESTENS to undergo desensitisation treatments are welcome to visit our practice without an appointment. Please arrive 30 minutes before consultation hours are scheduled to end.

DERMATOLOGIE DES WESTENS does not have an emergency number. Please contact a clinic with a dermatology department in case of emergency. In Berlin these include:

Charité University Dermatology Clinic (Tel: 030 450-50) and

Vivantes Clinic Spandau (Tel: 030 130 30-0).

Public Insurance Medical Emergency On-Call Service, Tel: 030 131 553

Private Medical Emergency Service Aabacus-ZAK®,Tel: 0800 – 7 112 112 (toll-free number)

DERMATOLOGIE DES WESTENS is located centrally in Berlin’s City West, directly on the  Kurfürstendamm and can be easily reached by public transportation. Various subway and bus lines stop at nearby Olivaer Platz or Adenauerplatz. From here it is just a few minutes’ walk to the practice.

Parking is available for a fee at the Leibnizkolonnaden Garage (Parkhaus Leibnizkolonnaden), in the Leibnizstraße 49, 10629 Berlin. Opening hours: Mon – Sat 6 am to 8 pm (1st hour € 1.50; every additional hour € 2.00).

There is also public parking on the median of the Kurfürstendamm, for which tickets can be purchased from the parking metres.

Costs for medical consultations and examinations will be charged according to individual services provided.

An appointment of maximum duration of 15 minutes costs € 50.00-€ 80.00. Resulting examinations or therapies will be charged in addition to the consultation fee. You will receive a detailed invoice according to the current fee scale for medical practitioners in Germany (GOÄ) for all services rendered.