FAQ Medical Second Opinion

Remote Medical Second Opinion from Germany

Our FAQ medical second opinion should answer most of questions you may have

Who is Surgical Experts?

Surgical Experts is a patient care service company based in Munich, Germany with offices across Germany and Switzerland. The company was founded in 2005 by Martin Engelmann. He held several positions as a sales manager in the medical high sophisticated equipment. Due to his experiences and working with doctors Surgical Experts has a tremendous huge network of the best-leading doctors in Germany and Switzerland. Read why we are better!

When should I consider a Medical Second Opinion?

If you do not feel safe through a medical diagnosis that you received from your doctor, you can use us to clarify the best possible treatment.

What medical conditions covered by the MSO services?

Surgical Experts has provided more than 5000 real experts' medical second opinions for a wide variety of medical conditions. However, we have a standard list that covers the following medical specialties: Orthopedics, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Cardiology, Urology, Gynecology, General Surgery, Oncology, Dermatology, Ophthalmology, Diabetology, Hematology, Hepatology, Heart surgery, and Pediatrics. Other medical conditions and specialties on request.

How does it work?

1.) You need to provide all available medical reports of your medical condition in English. If you have x-ray and CT/MRI scans available you need to send them as well.

2.) If you have x-ray and CT/MRI scans available you need to provide them too.

3.) Once all the requested files are complete you make the payment in advance. (Advanced payment is required as our work starts as soon we are processing your request to the doctors)

4.) As soon the payment of the second opinion fee was received we will process your files to the doctors

Who are the Doctors/Physicians?

All second opinions are provided by specialist doctors or by teams of acclaimed specialists. All are from top teaching and research hospitals or specialist clinics in Germany and Switzerland. The specialist doctor or the team of specialists is selected based on your particular medical needs. For example, a patient who is diagnosed with cancer may get a report that includes the collaborative efforts of a multi-disciplinary team, which includes an oncologist, pathologist, radiologist, and specialist surgeon. This approach is unique to Surgical Experts services.

What are the benefits of a second opinion from us?

By accessing a medical second opinion through Surgical Experts service options, your diagnosis will be confirmed or modified. This can empower you with the information needed to reassure you that you’re taking the right decision. Thus the correct diagnosis of a serious illness can be a complex process, due to the fact that the diagnosis might need a multi-disciplinary approach.  Therefore, the doctors/physicians from our network, that review your case may have access to research that other physicians may not be familiar with.

This fact could modify your given diagnosis or existing treatment plan. But it can also assure you the recommended treatment plans are based on the latest medical information and research results available.

How much does it costs?

- A Regular Remote Real Expert Medical Second Opinion from Germany starts at 799,00 Euro - Complex cases which require a multi-disciplinary approach starting at 1.399,00 Euro - The express service fee, if applicable, cost a 30% extra charge fee " If you come for medical treatment in Germany or Switzerland part of the second opinion service fee will be reduced from your treatment cost."

How long does it take to get the expert medical second opinion?

Every patient has a different medical condition. It depends on the complexity of your medical condition and the seriousness of your sickness. Surgical Experts committed to a prompt response time but in general, it takes between 4 to 8 working days (weekends not included). If you need a very fast response you book our express service for an additional service charge fee of 30% plus here: