Hospital Gummersbach Oberberg

location_on Gummersbach, Germany
9.6/10 from 23 Votes

Department of Neurology (284608)

Franz Blaes

Prof. Dr. med.

Franz Blaes

Specialized in: neurology

The Department of Neurology at the Hospital Gummersbach Oberberg provides both diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves and muscles. 

Since 1 July 2010, the Department of Neurology has been headed by Prof. Dr. med. Franz Blaes. He leads 5 senior doctors, 12 assistants and a motivated team of medical staff and therapists. The department has 3 standard wards with 72 beds, a certified Stroke Unit with 10 beds and 4 beds in the multidisciplinary Intensive Care Unit. 

The Department of Neurology treats the following diseases: 

  • Strokes
  • Tumors of the brain and spinal cord 
  • Acute inflammations of the nervous system and meninx (e.g. meningitis)
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Epilepsies
  • Polyneuropathies and other diseases of the peripheral nervous system
  • Parkinson’s disease and other extrapyramidal motor disorders (such as blepharospasm, torsion dystonia) 
  • Acute and chronic headaches
  • Other chronic pains (such as backache, neuralgia)
  • Weakness and atrophy of muscles
  • Mental disorders related to the changes in the brain 

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