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Cataract surgery (one eye) in Medicover Hospital Hungary

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About the clinic

The Medicover Hospital is a private, multidisciplinary medical center in Budapest, the capital of Hungary. It specializes in general and vascular surgery, orthopedics and otorhinolaryngology.

The European level of diagnosis and treatment in the Clinic is confirmed by ISO 9001 certificate.

Doctors employed in the Hospital have more than 30 years of practical experience in surgery.


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Treatments prices in the clinic

Last price update — 29.04.2024. Prices can be changed depending on the medical case and doctor's recommendations.
diagnostics Price
Brain MRI with contrast $369.67
Consultation with an ophthalmologist $119.6
treatment Price
Cataract surgery (one eye) $815.44

hospital accreditation of quality

International Organization for Standardization certificate for Medicover Hospital Hungary
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Medicover Hospital Hungary: more details about the clinic

Hungary, Budapest

Budapest Medicover Hospital is part of Medicover medical holding, which consists of 150 clinics in 14 countries around the world.

Medicover Budapest is located in the city center, near the Newgati Square and the main sights of the capital. The Hospital includes 12 consulting rooms, 2 operating rooms, endoscopic and diagnostic centers.


Clinic Advantages

  • Price and quality. The cost of treatment in the Clinic is lower than in hospitals in Germany, France, Spain. Doctors At Medicover apply the same international protocols of treatment, equipment, and medical products as the largest hospitals in Europe.
  • An experienced team of doctors, surgeons, and radiologists. Doctors who work at Medicover Budapest have at least 20 years of practical experience. Most of them studied abroad - in Germany, England, the Czech Republic, the United States.
  • Medical tourists service. A foreign patient receives treatment in the Hospital as a part of an all-inclusive package. The cost of the operation includes airport transfer, hospital stay, medicines, hotel/airline reservation services.


Medical Center Awards

International WhatClinic Award

Medicover Budapest was awarded a certificate from WhatClinic for high levels of patient care.


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Doctors of the Department specialize in the treatment of the abdominal cavity organs, thyroid gland, and skin. They carry out such operations as:

  • removal of the gallbladder;
  • removal of colon polyps;
  • treatment of umbilical, inguinal hernia;
  • partial or complete removal of the thyroid gland.

Techniques applied by Medicover physicians:

  • Laparoscopic surgery

The procedure is carried out through 3-4 small punctures up to 1 cm wide. A doctor performs all the manipulations using miniature instruments and a camera. Laparoscopy is applied to remove the gallbladder or treat hernia. The procedure leaves unnoticeable scars, and the recovery is rapid. A patient is able to get up from the bed the next day.

  • Endoscopic surgery

Doctors perform the procedure through natural openings without skin incisions. Specialists use thin instruments with a miniature camera and a manipulator at the end. Endoscopy is applied to remove polyps in the intestine and stomach.


Endoscopic procedure at Medicover Budapest


Patients with musculoskeletal diseases are diagnosed and treated here.

Patients can bring their MRI, CT (computer tomography) and X-ray images in the first consultation. If the results of examinations prove to be qualitative and informative for a doctor, a patient will not need any additional diagnostics.

Doctors of the Department specialize in performing of such operations as:

  • Arthroscopic knee surgery

Applying arthroscopic surgery, doctors treat meniscus ruptures, anterior cruciate ligament injury, cartilage defects, and Baker cysts.

Doctors perform knee arthroscopy through 2-3 small incisions up to 1 cm, where the optical device and instruments are inserted. The procedure takes 1-2 hours, and a patient recovers quicker than after the open surgery.


Arthroscopic knee surgery at Medicover Budapest


  • Knee replacement

Doctors perform the joint replacement in an open manner through an incision of up to 20 cm long.

The very next day after the operation, a patient begins to work upon a new joint. In 3-4 days a patient is discharged from the Clinic, and the rehabilitation begins.

  • Hand surgery

Doctors of the Department remove cysts, benign tumors, treat snapping finger and carpal tunnel syndromes. Doctors use microsurgical instruments and a microscope to restore the functions of nerves and muscles.


Surgeons of the Department remove adenoids, tonsils, nasal polyps, treat chronic and acute sinusitis.

Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)

FESS is a gentle procedure which is carried out through the nostrils without skin incisions. It takes 30-80 minutes.

The procedure is performed for patients with nose polyps, benign and malignant tumors, the sense of smell malfunctions.



A patient lives in a single room. Each room has a private bathroom, air conditioning, refrigerator, and WiFi. A patient can choose a meal from the menu.

A personal coordinator is assigned to every foreigner. The Clinic provides a free transfer from the airport to the hospital.


Premium class ward in Medicover Clinic Hungary

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Anthony lumber • Cataract surgery (one eye)
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Nov 28, 2021
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Highly recommended
Very professional could not fault anything from reception staff nurses to doctors
Budapest, Váci út 29, 1134 Hungary
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