Hirslanden Hospital Aarau

Aarau, Switzerland

Breast Center

Christian Alder

Dr. med.

Christian Alder

Specialized in: gynecology, obstetrics

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1984 – 1988   Oberarzt Frauenklinik, Kantonsspital Aarau, Prof. W. Stoll

1981 – 1984   Gynäkologie und Geburtshilfe, Universitätsfrauenklinik Basel, Prof. O. Käser

1980 – 1981   Chirurgie Kantonsspital Bruderholz, Prof. P. Weibel

1978 – 1980   Gynäkologie und Geburtshilfe, Kantonsspital Bruderholz, Prof. H. Häfeli

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The Breast Center offers its patients with different services, a personal and professional support throughout the diagnostic, treatment and follow-up course.

Annual inspection, check-up
Treatment of breast cancer:
• Minimally invasive diagnostics and interventions
• Diagnostic and therapeutic tumor conferences
• Breast cancer surgery with breast-conserving procedures
• Sentinel lymph node surgery
• Quick-sectional studies
• Tissue Gentle radiotherapy
• Outpatient and inpatient medical treatment (Medical Oncology)
• Follow-Nutritional countseling
• Psychological care

Treatment of benign breast disease
• Operation of benign mammary gland tumors
• Correction of congenital breast deformities

Plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery
• Corrective surgery after breast surgery
• Breast reconstruction with autologous tissue, implants, or a combination
• Breast augmentations, breast reductions and breast tightening
• Corrections in breast deformities and asymmetries

• Lymphatic Drainage
• Scar treatment
• Directed body workout

• Psychological support for patients and relatives


About hospital

Hirslanden Klinik Aarau is the largest private hospital in the canton of Aargau in Switzerland and is a first class acute care hospital offering a comprehensive list of personalised medical services.

Hirslanden Klinik Aarau is a modern hospital with cutting edge technology, state of the art infrastructure and over 150 affiliated doctors and in-house physicians offering a wide range of field leading specialised medicine and surgical fields. The clinic has an experienced and friendly staff of 800 employees who are dedicated to the satisfaction and recovery of its patients.

The modern infrastructure allows specialists of all disciplines to work together in a cohesive interdisciplinary approach allowing this acute hospital to offer the best premium care solutions that are customised to the patient’s individual needs.

Area of Specialisation
Hirslanden Klinik Aarau offers a wide range of first class medical services including prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation. Guests also have access to its medical institutes and centres of excellence focusing on orthopaedics and traumatology, internal medicine, cardiology and cardiac surgery, gynaecology, obstetrics as well as visceral and general surgery. The hospital has a 24 hour emergency and intensive care units with palliative care beds to aid in your recovery.
Here you can find a list with the whole range of treatment.
Facts & Figures
The hospital was founded in 1988 and belongs to the Hirslanden Private Hospital Group which is constantly developing and expanding. The hospital has 145 beds, the experience and expertise of 150 affiliated doctors and in-house physicians with 800 friendly employees to cater to your private medical care.

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.