Medical services for Oberammergau patients

Access to Medical care and Administrative Support:

Emergencies: Call 112 or attend nearest hospital or doctor without delay.

If you are admitted to hospital please call the 24/7 Hospital Hotline on 0800 5889936 for support and to notify them of your admission.

The population attached to SHAPE School Oberammergau receive their health care through the SSAFA and Guy’s and St Thomas’ Limited Liability Partnership (LLP). The LLP has primary care staff in SHAPE, Ramstein and Brunssum. It has secondary care (admin) staff in SHAPE, Ramstein and Bielefeld.

Patients in Oberammergau may use the local GP:

Dr Christian Beck

Othmar-Weis-Straße 5

82487 Oberammergau

Reception: 08822 4244.

He is a German qualified GP who speaks excellent English and has been seeing international patients for many years.  His practice website http://www.hausarzt-ammertal.de/ has full details.

Admin Support

Calll Medical Centre SHAPE 0032 6544 5824.

If you need to see a GP or to attend hospital, call SHAPE for advice. We will direct you to the most appropriate provider and arrange payment.

Nearest Hospital:

Klinikum Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Auenstraße 6

82467 Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Reception: 08821 77-0

Fax: 08821 77-10 79.


Bills: It is important that you inform the medical admin staff in SHAPE every time you visit a GP or hospital. We will try to ensure bills are sent to us rather than the patient.  If you do get a bill, tell us immediately and send us a copy. Do not pay it.  If you receive reminders for unpaid bills, tell us immediately. You can email the bill to ramstein@shcac.de

Pharmacy: You may use any pharmacy/apotheke. You will need to pay for the medication and then reclaim the costs. If you have any questions, please contact the Practice Manager in SHAPE in the first instance. They will assist you in finding the right health care at the right time. Download our patient consent form.

Email: LLPHealthcare-SHAPE-0Gpmailbox.@mod.gov.uk