District Hospital Gummersbach Oberberg
- Gummersbach, Germany
District Hospital Gummersbach Oberberg
Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery with Bowel Cancer Center
The Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery at the Klinikum Oberberg has 75 beds, including an Intermediate Care Station. Here are performed about 2,200 operations a year. The range of services of the Department covers all kinds of surgery, including abdominal surgery, endocrine surgery, vascular and thoracic surgery.
Department of Internal Medicine I (Diabetology, Gastroenterology, Infectious Diseases, Cardiology, Nephrology and Dialysis, Pneumology)
The Department of Internal Medicine I at the Klinikum Oberberg in Gummersbach provides treatment to patients with all diseases from the field of internal medicine apart from drug treatment of malignancies (cancer) and blood disorders. The main focuses include gastroenterology (diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, liver and pancreas), nephrology (kidney diseases) and conservative cardiology (heart diseases).
Department of Ophthalmology
The Department of Ophthalmology at the Klinikum Oberberg offers its services since 1994. The range of surgical services includes not only cataract surgery, but also surgical treatment of glaucoma, strabismus, corneal, refractive surgery as well as corneal transplantation. Furthermore, there are performed cosmetic surgical interventions and operations of the lacrimal pathways.
Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
The Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine provides treatment of all pediatric somatic diseases varying from premature infants and up to adolescents. The Department specializes in neonatology and epileptology. A team consists of 3 senior doctors, 8 assistants and a competent medical staff.
Department of Neurology
The Department of Neurology at the Klinikum Oberberg provides diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves and muscles. The Department has 3 standard wards, a certified Stroke Unit with 10 beds and 4 beds in the multidisciplinary intensive care unit.
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics with Breast Center
The Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at the Klinikum Oberberg provides both conservative and surgical complex treatment for women. The treatment of malignancies involves not only surgery, but also radiation and chemotherapy, hormone therapy and antibody therapy. The Department offers all gynecological operations, including surgery to correct proplapses and urinary incontinence, sparing techniques for the removal of uterus, etc.
Department of Radiation Therapy and Nuclear Medicine
The Department of Radiation Therapy at the Klinikum Oberberg is a key element of the interdisciplinary treatment of patients with cancer. A team of experienced physicians, medical technical assistants and motivated nursing staff ensures the best medical care on both outpatient and inpatient basis. In addition to cancer management, treatment is focused on inflammatory degenerative joint diseases.
Holger Harald Migdal
Department of Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery with Head and Neck Cancer Center
The Department of Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery offers the latest medical care involving all diagnostic and surgical capabilities of this field. The Department of supra-regional importance annually provides about 3,000 operations on both outpatient and inpatient basis.
Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Reconstructive Surgery, Hand and Foot Surgery
The Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Reconstructive Surgery, Hand and Foot Surgery at the Klinikum Oberberg in Gummersbach is a regional trauma center of the German Trauma Society within the framework of medical care provision for the victims of accidents in Oberberg region. Here is provided both surgical and conservative treatment of all injuries, including spine and pelvis injuries as well as numerous multiple injuries.
Department of Internal Medicine II (Hematology and Medical Oncology)
The Department of Internal Medicine II at the Klinikum Oberberg in Gummersbach focuses on diagnosis and treatment of oncological and hematological diseases. Colorectal and lung cancers are the most common oncological diseases, which are treated here, and it is clear because of their high incidence among oncological diseases.