Academic Hospital Harlaching
- Munich, Germany
Academic Hospital Harlaching
Department of Cardiology and Internal Intensive Medicine
The Department of Cardiology and Internal Intensive Medicine offers the entire diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the heart and vessels close to the heart. The medical focus includes the diagnosis and treatment of the following diseases as well as procedures: cardiac catheterization and stenting, acute myocardial infarction, valvular heart disease, minimally invasive aortic valve implantation and imaging of the heart.
F. Joachim Meyer
Department of Pulmonology, Gastroenterology, Internal Intensive Medicine and Respiratory Medicine
Patients with lung, gastrointestinal tract, liver, biliary tract and pancrea diseases can be treated in the Department of Pulmonology, Gastroenterology, Internal Intensive Medicine and Respiratory Medicine. A 24-hour readiness of endoscopy ensures that patients with bleeding or angiostenosis can be helped around the clock. One focus of Pulmonology is the kardi-pulmonary performance diagnostics with the help of spirometry.
Department of Nephrology, High Pressure and Rheumatic Diseases
The Department of Nephrology, High Pressure and Rheumatic Diseases is one of the largest and oldest specialized departments in the field of nephrology in Germany. The experienced team will explain the medical situation to patients, comfort and reassure them and fulfill the diagnosis completely, in order to give patients an individual and effective therapy.
Department of Neurology and Neurological Intensive Care
The Department of Neurology and Neurological Intensive Care in Harlaching treats patients with brain, spinal cord, nerve and muscle diseases. The most common diseases of this field include stroke, inflammation of the brain and meninges (such as multiple sclerosis, meningitis and encephalitis), impaired consciousness, movement disorders such as Parkinson's disease, dizziness, nerve root inflammation and other disorders of the peripheral nerves.
Department of General and Abdominal Surgery
The Department of General and Abdominal Surgery treats patients with inflammatory diseases, benign or malignant tumors of abdominal cavity and abdominal wall. Usually, hernia and gallbladder surgeries are performed with the high number of cases almost exclusively with minimally invasive technique. The department has also been awarded by the German Hernia Society with the seal "Quality Assured Hernia Surgery".
Department of Orthopedics, Traumatology and Reconstructive Surgery
The Department for Orthopedics, Traumatology and Reconstructive Surgery help patients who suffer from injuries and chronic diseases, especially those of musculoskeletal system. The department is specialized in spinal surgery. An interdisciplinary team of orthopedic surgeons and neurosurgeons can treat fractures as well as wear and tear on the spine.
Department of Urology
The Department of Urology provides patients with open surgical treatment of kidney, bladder and testicular tumors or prostate cancer. One focus is the organ-preserving renal tumor surgery. Congenital malformations of the urinary tract can be surgically corrected and urinary stress incontinence can also be treated with the help of incontinence surgery. Another focus of the department is plastic-reconstructive operations on kidneys, ureters, bladder and external genitalia.
Department of Pediatrics
The Department of Pediatrics treats children of all ages - from newborns to teenagers and offers following treatment focus: pediatric primary care, neonatology, pediatric intensive care, infectious diseases, pediatric cardiology, pediatric neurology and developmental neurology, diabetes mellitus, endocrinology, nephrology, allergy and pediatric hematology and oncology.
Department of Gynecology, Mammology and Obstetrics
The Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics in Harlaching cares for women with gynecological diseases and during pregnancy and birth. The department sticks to a gentle, safe, family-oriented obstetrics without unnecessary technology. All methods of pain management, biophysical monitoring and operational delivery are offered during childbirth upon request. The focus of the gynecology is the treatment of gynecological cancers.
Department of Hematology, Oncology and Palliative Medicine
The Department of Hematology, Oncology and Palliative Medicine in Harlaching treats primarily patients with cancer or blood diseases. In the process of therapy, the department takes both physical and psycho-social aspects of patients into account. The department is part of the Tumor Center Munich South, which was founded together with the Neuperlach Clinic and its Department of Hematology and Oncology.