Health check-up for smokers

Smokers run a clearly increased risk of stroke and heart attack. Further complications are the so-called smoker’s leg as well as lung diseases, such as bronchitis or also lung carcinoma.

  • ECG

  • Exercise ECG

  • Measurement of blood vessel elasticity on the basis of pulse wave velocity

  • Echocardiography

  • Colour Doppler sonography of the carotid artery

  • Colour Doppler sonography of the leg arteries

  • Peripheral measurement of arterial blood pressure

  • Pulmonary function diagnostics

  • Oxygen measurement

  • Laboratory diagnostics

  • If required: x-ray examination of the thorax *

  • If required: histological early detection of lung cancer *

  • If required: CT of the thorax *

  • If required: consultation on smoking cessation programmes and smoking acupuncture

The examinations marked by * are carried out externally.

  • General blood test: complete blood count, including blood smear differentiation

  • All blood lipids: total cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, triglycerides

  • Liver values: SGOT, SGPT, Gamma GT, alkaline phosphatase, bilirubin

  • Kidney values: creatinine

  • Gout values: uric acid

  • Inflammatory values: CRP, leukocytes, ESR

  • Electrolytes and mineral substances: potassium, iron, calcium, sodium

  • Diabetes: blood sugar

  • Immune system: electrophoresis

  • Risk of arteriosclerosis: highly sensitive CRP

  • Risk of thrombosis: Dimer

  • Stress level measurement (free radicals, oxidative stress): d-ROM test

  • Biological antioxidant potential: BAP

The costs of the check-up for smokers without optional services are 740,16 €.

We need about 2 hours for this check-up for smokers.

If you have decided on a health check-up, please register about two weeks before your desired date.

You can register by post, phone or e-mail.

Our staff will be pleased to assist you further. By request, you can also take non-binding advice from our doctors in advance.