Academic Hospital Cologne-Holweide
- Cologne, Germany
Academic Hospital Cologne-Holweide
J. Lynch Ffarcsi
Department of Anesthesiology
The Department of Anesthesiology specializes in treatment of patients with acute and chronic pain. Specialists of the department will design a treatment regimen for each patient individually, taking into account specific features of the patient's organism.
A highly professional team is working in the Breast Center Cologne-Holweide under the supervision of Dr. Matthias Waerm. A high level of professionalism of the team, modern diagnostic and treatment technologies, personal attention and care makes the Breast Centre Holweide unique.
Claus F. Eisenberger
Department of General, Abdominal and Trauma Surgery
The Department of General, Abdominal and Trauma Surgery has 4 divisions with 120 inpatient beds. More than 4 200 surgeries are being performed here every year. With a team of over 15 doctors from different surgical specialties the Department can cover the entire range of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery with a high level of professional competence. Medical professionals of the Department provide services from complex surgeries of tumors and up to the general field of traumatology. Surgeries of the thyroid and parathyroid glands also belong to the professional area of the Department.
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics
The Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics specialiyes on benign and malignant diseases in female patients. The range of services covers all areas of conservative and surgical gynecology. If necessary, surgical procedures are performed in outpatient regime. In particular, very important are minimally invasive treatment methods.
Department of Otolaryngology
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery at the Hospital in Cologne Holweide is a modern medical service in a large district of Cologne for the surgical and conservative treatment of diseases of head and neck, especially throat, nose, sinuses and ears. The Department has a state of the art equipment for the detection and treatment of diseases, such as endoscopes, video, computer equipment for radiometry and ultrasound diagnostics. Thanks to the introduction of modern tools and new operating methods, the Otolaringology Department is able to offer a big variety of surgeries, outpatient procedures or treatment in a partial inpatient regime. In the treatment of ENT diseases both surgical and conservative approaches are being applied. This Department is the first Department in the region, offering the latest and the most modern middle ear implant ESTEEM.
A. J. Dormann
Department of Oncology and Gastroenterology
Department of Gastroenterology in Cologne offers an optimal diagnosis and treatment of the digestive system diseases (esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder, pancreas and intestines). The Department provides a complete range of general and specialized gastroenterological professional services for treatment of diseases, including diseases of the liver and biliary tract, inflammatory bowel disease, pancreas, esophagus and functional disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. Standardized, intersectoral interdisciplinary treatment of patients with colorectal cancer occurs in the certified center of treatment of intestinal diseases. Patients get treatment from a highly professional, motivated and friendly professional team with a big experience in carrying out various medical procedures, as well as treatment using modern endoscopes with innovative HD technologies.
Department of Urology
The urological specialty covers diseases and damages of kidneys, ureters, bladder, prostate, urethra and male reproductive organs. In the Department of Urology in Cologne-Holweide conservative, endoscopic and open surgical techniques are used.
Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology and Neuroradiology
Department of Radiology offers a full range of radiological and nuclear medical diagnostics and therapy. It is divided into the following specialties: diagnostic radiology, neuroradiology, nuclear medicine and division 251 for isotope therapy. With the help of the latest technologies, such as high-performance CT scanner SOMATOM Definition Flash, equipment for two-level angiography, several state of the art MRI machines (the newest scanner for the whole body MRI, 1.5 Tesla) and the system of digital image archiving and PACS (Picture Archiving and Communication System) quick, gentle and safe diagnostic methods are provided.