Botulinum toxin is approved for the treatment of, among other, the following diseases and symptoms:
- Cervical dystonia (torticollis spasmodicus)
- Blepharospasm (abnormal contraction or twitch of the eyelid)
- Hemifacial spasm (involuntary muscle contractions on one side of the face)
- Spasticity of the arm following a stroke
- Chronic migraine
Article for download:
"Der therapeutische Einsatz von Botulinumtoxin", W. Jost in Forum Sanitas - Das informative Medizinmagazin, 4.(“The therapeutic use of botulinum toxin” W. Jost in Forum Sanitas - The informative medical journal, 4 Edition 2013 (pdf, 2 MB)
Botulinum Toxin Treatment for Outpatients
By authorisation of Chief Physician Prof Dr med. W. Jost, botulinum toxin treatment for outpatients is only possible with a referral issued by a neurologist; furthermore we require presentation of your insurance card. Unfortunately, a referral by a general physician or internist is currently not accepted.
Ms Tanja Fiesel is your contact person for statutory health insurance botulinum toxin outpatient care.
Appointment scheduling from Monday to Friday, 8 am to 12 am and 1 pm to 4 pm
by telephone, number: +49 (0) 7834 / 971-212.