Possibilities for diagnostic and treatment procedures regarding lyme disease, co-infections and rare diseases (Bad Driburg)

Vital-Klinik Dreizehnlinden is one of Germany’s most traditional rehabilitation centres, opened first in the beginning of the 20th in the last century. It combines great experience with modern medicine – in a lightful, friendly and modern surroundings.
The rehabilitation hospital offers service in several branches:

  • Neurology                               
  • Orthopedics
  • Cardiology                               
  • Oncology
  • General (Internal) Medicine.

The clinic is situated rather in the middle of Germany, next to the city of Paderborn, nearly half the way between Kassel and Dortmund with flight connections to Paderborn, Kassel and Dortmund (each 45 to 70 minutes from the clinic). You also can reach us via Hannover Airport (approx. 2 hrs. afar) or Frankfurt (about 2.5 to 3 hrs by car or train). The next motorway is the A44, 20 km from Bad Driburg. The railway station is opposite the entrance of the clinic.
Vital-Klinik Dreizehnlinden has about 180 beds, the majority in single rooms. As we are focusing on rehabilitation we offer neurological, orthopedic / traumatologic and cardiologic rehabilitation. The patients are in different conditions, from those ones lying in bed permanently up to quite "fit" ones who are trained in the clinic to return to their usual work again.

The physicians in the hospital are specialized in :

  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Traumatology
  • Cardiology
  • Physical Medicine
  • Traffic Medicine
  • Environmental Medicine

Our international patients will benefit from a broad range of language skills of the staff and from extra service - also religious specialties regarding food mostly will be cared for.
At the time being we can offer patient’s contact using these languages by members of our staff:

  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Bulgarian
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Turkish
  • Croatian

Of course, the hospital has several physicians (including a doctor in the house 24/7), a nursing staff 24h/7days, and several kinds of therapists offering therapeutic procedures like:

  • physiotherapy
  • occupational  therapy
  • (neuro-)psychology, focussing both on neurocognitive deficits and on psychological  and behavioral problems
  • speech therapy,
  • physical therapy
  • electrotherapy
  • laser treatment
  • light treatment,
  • lymphatic vessel treatment
  • massages
  • heat therapy      etc.