Academic Hospital Nordwest
- Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Academic Hospital Nordwest
Frankfurt am Main, Germany
About us Academic Hospital Nordwest
The Hospital Nordwest in Frankfurt am Main is a modern multidisciplinary hospital, as well as an academic hospital of the Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main. The Clinic covers ten specialized disciplines and four institutes. It offers its medical care and nursing at the highest professional level. With about 1,000 employees and 582 beds, the Clinic annually treats approximately 22,000 inpatients and about 30,000 outpatients.
The Hospital Nordwest has a unique expertise in the treatment and care of cancer patients and provides outstanding conditions of the university level for their treatment. The treatment of cancer patients, which is partially provided within the special centers, involves the participation of many departments and sections, including Radiation Oncology, General, Visceral and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Urology, Gynecology and General Medicine. The Palliative Care Center, founded in 2007, has 10 beds for critically ill patients, who receive a comprehensive medical care, nursing and psycho-oncological support here. The Cancer Research Center allows patients to participate in large national and international researches and thus gives an access to the latest opportunities of cancer therapy.
The outstanding quality of treatment at the Hospital Nordwest is proved by numerous internationally recognized certificates. The Department of Urology is certified by the German Cancer Society as the Prostate Cancer Center. The Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery is the internationally recognized Vascular Center, while the Department of Neurology – the recognized Multiple Sclerosis Center (certified by the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Germany).
All the Departments of the Hospital Nordwest offer the entire range of services in their specializations. They also have excellent state-of-the-art technical equipment and a highly motivated staff. The treatment is focused on patients with their individual needs and wishes.
The Academic Hospital Nordwest is included in the Focus magazine rating of top German hospitals 2017!
About the city
Frankfurt am Main is the fifth largest city in Germany with a population of about 730,000. Since the beginning of the Middle Ages Frankfurt am Main has been amongst the largest urban centers of Germany. Today the city is an important financial center, as well as an industrial, exhibition and service center. Since 1998, Frankfurt am Main has been recognized as the city of Europe for its role in the European unification.