Alfried Krupp Hospital in Essen-Ruettenscheid

Essen, Germany

Department of Radiooncology and Radiation Therapy

Andreas Koziorowski

Dr. med.

Andreas Koziorowski

Specialized in: Radiotherapy

The Department of Radiotherapy and Radio-oncology at the Alfried Krupp Hospital in Essen, headed by Dr. med. Andreas Koziorowski, offers treatment options for patients with malignant and benign tumors as well as specific degenerative diseases. The first step is extensive counselling regarding various radiotherapy options, their advantages and risks. Modern techniques of radiotherapy (such as IMRT, stereotactic) are considered.

After putting together an individual radiation plan, the highly qualified staff of the Department of Radiotherapy and Radio-oncology at the Alfried Krupp Hospital in Essen, headed by Dr. med. Andreas Koziorowski, accompanies the patient during the radiotherapy, which is usually performed in an outpatient setting. When the patient receives combined radiochemotherapy or is seriously ill, the therapy is performed on an inpatient basis. After the completion of the therapy, the individual appointments for check-ups and aftercare examinations will be made.

The Department of Radiotherapy and Radio-oncology at the Alfried Krupp Hospital in Essen, headed by Dr. med. Andreas Koziorowski, offers the following range of services:

  • Curative and palliative radiotherapy, radiochemotherapy
  • Radiation of malignant solid tumors and systemic diseases (mammary, prostate and bronchial carcinoma, lymphoma, etc.)
  • Radiation of non-malignant diseases (joint pain, excessive tissue formation, inflammations, etc.)
  • Stereotactically guided radiotherapy (malignant and benign tumors in the area of the head and neck)
  • Orthovolt therapy of skin tumors and in other processes
  • Interdisciplinary supportive therapy of tumor diseases (nutrition, tumor pain, psycho-oncology)
  • Interdisciplinary palliative care of tumor patients (bone, brain and soft tissue metastases)

About hospital

With 900 beds and approximately 2,050 employees in two branches, the Alfried Krupp Hospital is one of the larger hospital institutions in Essen. As one of the leading providers of acute care in North Rhine-Westphalia, the Alfried Krupp Hospital with its wide range of services and high-quality medical care is an important institution beyond the borders of the region. As an academic educational institution of the University of Duisburg-Essen, it consists of 18 medical clinics as well as 14 certified centers.

The Alfried Krupp Krankenhaus in Essen-Rüttenscheid is known by its highest professionalism and complex thinking and dealing across different disciplines.

Accommodation in hospital

Patients rooms

The kid rooms have everything needed for a comfortable stay. The kid bathroom includes both a toilet and a shower. All rooms offer functional beds with orthopaedic mattresses ensuring unsurpassed support for overall body during sleep. There are bedside stands with pull-out tables, lockers and safe boxes in each room. It is also possible to access the Internet from a PC, smartphone or tablet so that kids always keep in touch with their parents and other family members. There is also a TV in each room.
You can opt for a single or a double room. An accompanying person may stay with the kid in the room. A double room is shared with another patient.
The enhanced comfort rooms are equipped with a safety box, a fridge and upholstered furniture.

Meals and Menus

The patient and the accompanying person are offered a daily choice of three menus. If you are on a specific diet for any reason, you will be offered an individual menu. Please inform the medical staff about your dietary preferences prior to the treatment.

Further details

Standard rooms include:






Christian priests are available for the patients at any time. Representatives of other religions may be requested at any time.

Accompanying person

Your companion may stay with you in your room or at a hotel of your choice during the fixed program.


You may stay at the hotel during the outpatient program. Our employees will support you for selecting the best option.