The Buda Health Center is one of the leading private institutions of Budapest offering its patients personalized comprehensive health care.


Hoyer, Mária, MD

Medical specialism

  • Alcohol and drug addiction
  • Gambling addiction, sex, companion, internet addiction

Professional experience

  • Drug Ambulance, Budapest Local Government’s Nyírő Gyula Hospital and Clinic
  • Drug Ambulance, Centre of Drug Consultation, Kék Pont
  • Department of Applied Psychology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Semmelweis University
    • Academic Docent Head of Department
  • 2016 – : Buda Health Center

Education and qualifications

  • 1975: Conductor, András Pető Faculty
  • 1983: psychology, Eötvös Loránd University
  • 1987: qualifying exam in clinical psychology
  • 2001: qualifying exam in clinical addictology
  • 2016: qualifying exam in applied mental psychology
  • Relaxational, meditational technical exam
  • Short dynamic orientation psychotherapy
  • Base of behavioural therapy
  • EMDR elementary therapeutic studies
  • Supervisional qualification

Language skills

  • English

Professional and society membership

  • Ethical College, Hungarian Medical Chamber

Scientific activity

  • A famous lecturer in scientific educational programmes, therefore she’s an important member of EDUVITAL, and due to her international contacts, she gives presentations in nearby countries ( ).
  • She made a significant contribution to the area of addictology, therefore her name can be linked to the protocols of addictological clinical treatment, the founder and starter of clinical addictological psychologist training amd the founder and starter of addictological consultant training.
  • She publishes regularly in journals and books (publications: She was especially occupied with the connection between drug use and the family’s structural and operational characteristics. She wrote her dissertation on this subject, where she highlighted the role of cravings before drug use.

Should You like to make an appointment with our collegue for private consultation, please dial the number +36-1-489-5200, where our dispatchers will answer your call between 8am and 8pm every weekday!

Patient safety protocol

We consider the safety of our patients and our professionals to be of the utmost importance, therefore, in accordance with the current regulations in force, we implement several protective measures against COVID-19 in our Institute, which you can read about in detail HERE. A negative PCR test is required for oral and other body cavity examinations or interventions if the patient had a positive PCR test in the last 3 weeks prior to the test.

The high level of interest in coronavirus testing has proportionally increased the workload of our telephone customer service. In order to improve our service, we provide a dedicated telephone line for corona virus test appointments: +36 1 999-1727
At the above telephone number - on weekdays between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. - our colleagues only book appointments for coronavirus testing.

To download the on-site pre-screening questionnaire, please click HERE!

In order to provide mandatory information to the National eHealth Infrastructure (EESZT) in accordance with legal regulations, the basic condition for starting care for all Hungarian citizens is to provide the number of the social security identification card ("TAJ kártya") and to provide credible proof of your personal data. In the case of foreign nationals who do not have a TAJ, the number of the foreign travel document will be recorded.