SEK and its services

UNICARD – help-line: +36 1 461 1591

Free medical call-center services are available every workday between 7am -7pm. You can phone us if you want to talk to a medical doctor and you need medical advice. Our English speaking staff will answer all health related questions. We can help you to find a doctor or organize care if needed. We provide access to Semmelweis University's services. Callers are requested to tell their name and Unicard Number.

General Practitioner (GP) of Semmelweis University

Please call Unicard helpline (+36 1 461 1591), for appointment to our GP: Dr. Judit Palkó German/English speaking internal specialist
Office: 1093 Budapest, Közraktár utca 24. (Háziorvosi Rendelő / UNICard / UNIMed board from the street)

Service fees:

  • consultation and examination (12.000 HUF/visit)
  • making a prescription without examination (3.000 HUF)
  • medical certificate – physically and mentally (10.000 HUF) + ultrasound or X-ray if it needed
  • Consultation and examination (12.000 HUF/visit)
  • Hepatitis B vaccine: in three parts (zero, first and sixth month)
    • making a prescription is free
    • vaccine Hepatitis B (3.200 HUF / piece)
    • administration of vaccine (3.000 HUF / occasion)
  • examination for driving license (7.200 HUF)

Fees are to be paid cash even if you are covered by any health insurance. The invoice will be issued to the name you require. If you ask for reimbursement at our insurance company it is important that the name on the invoice is the same as defined by your health insurance policy!

You are required to bring the following documents with you to the consultation/examination:

  • ID or passport
  • Personal identification number (if relevant)
  • E-Card (European Health Insurance Card), if you have one
  • Health Insurance Policy or card

A new chance for a good cure – by calling the world-famous Semmelweis medical expertise for assistance

Answering to the ever-changing domestic and international environment, Semmelweis University has launched its new paid-for health care services for Hungarian and foreign patients alike. These new services might be attractive for those who seek the highest level of health care and the shortest possible time of treatment together.

These paid-for health care services are coordinated and provided by SEK, Semmelweis HealthCare Services Ltd. (Semmelweis Egészségügyi Szolgáltató és Tanácsadó Kft. in Hungarian), a university-owned company.

A reliable mixture of traditional and new treatment methods at affordable prices. Utilizing the vast network of the clinical departments of the university, SEK offers its patients health care that is based on combination of state-of-the-art medical technology with the vast expertise of a highly professional team of doctors and nurses. Furthermore, an array of machines and equipment accompanies the very latest medical research findings to offer treatment methods that are even more effective than traditional approaches. By providing reliable, scientifically-based services and where necessary by offering cutting-edge clinical treatment, SEK aims at serving the best interests of patients at an affordable price.

Specialist fields covered by the services of SEK:

  • paediatrics
  • psychiatrics
  • dermatology
  • internal medicine, cardiology
  • gastroenterology
  • ophthalmology
  • dentistry
  • gynaecology
  • pathology (histology within 24 hrs)
  • non-invasive extracorporeal magnetic innervations for urinary incontinence
  • surgery in orthopaedics and urology
  • diagnostics
  • screening

We do believe that the reputation of our Founder, the Semmelweis University, the state-of-the-art medical technology together with the expertise of a highly professional team of doctors and nurses guarantee the highest level services for our patients for there utmost satisfaction.

For further information, full range of services and prices please visit:

Application for treatments: +36-1-327-0452

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