Range of Services

Thanks to the high oxygen supply to the individual organs and due to the high partial pressure of the HBO therapy has the following effects:

  • significantly better oxygenation of tissue with marginally poor circulation
  • impact on poorly healing wounds by stimulating certain cells in the body and thus improving wound healing
  • promoting the growth of small blood vessels
  • bactericidal effect of oxygen
  • reduction of edema by vasoconstriction
 Areas of Application

The application recommendations are based on scientific findings and include the following medical conditions according to the guidelines of the Society for Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine (GTÜM):

  • decompression sickness
  • air and gas embolism
  • carbon monoxide poisoning
  • gas gangrene and other soft tissue infections
  • serious crush injuries with circulatory disorders
  • certain poorly healing wounds - so-called "problem wounds"
  • bone infections
  • vulnerable skin and soft tissue grafts
  • burns
  • diabetic foot syndrome
  • acute sudden deafness

  Head Physician

Dr. Holger Schöppenthau

Secretariat :
Gabriele Köhler

  +49 8841 48-2709 gabriele.koehler@bgu-murnau.de   V-Card Dr. Holger Schöppenthau