University Hospital Rechts der Isar of the Munich Technical University
- Munich, Germany
University Hospital Rechts der Isar of the Munich Technical University
Department of Traumatology
The doctors from the Department of Traumatology of the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar deal with the treatment of bone fractures, soft tissue wounds and joint diseases in accordance with the current recommendations of the German Society of Trauma Surgery. The Department of Traumatology is headed by Prof. Dr. Peter Biberthaler. Particular attention has been given to patients that need treatment for the severest traumas as well as for polytrauma treatment.
Department of Surgery
The Department of Surgery at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar provides a wide range of treatment of diseases requiring surgical intervention. The main focus of the department, in collaboration with other health services, is to diagnose and treat benign and malignant cancers, and to provide preoperative therapy of tumors and their early detection. The Department of Surgery also specializes in kidney, pancreas and liver transplantation.
Department of Dermatology and Allergology
The Department of Dermatology and Allergology is a part of the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar. The Department treats all skin and allergy diseases. The spectrum of services of the Department comprises of all diagnostic and therapeutic treatment options related to dermatology and allergology such as allergies, dermatologic oncologies, operative dermatology, soft x-ray therapy, photodermatology etc.
Department of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Mammology
The Department of Gynecology at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar consists of the Department of Gynecology and a Medical Centre for Mothers and Children with a Department of Antenatal Care and Obstetrics as well as an integrated newborn intensive care unit. The diagnostic and therapeutic focus of the Department of Gynecology at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar is on lung cancer, cancer of female organs, gynecological endocrinology and plastic reconstructive surgery of the breast.
Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
The Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar has served patients from all over the world with acute and chronic vascular diseases for over 30 years. Special clinical focus is on carotid artery constrictions and enlargements, occlusion of the pelvic and leg arteries, insertion of AV-shunts for dialysis patients as well as surgical treatment of varicose veins.
Department of Otolaryngology
The Department of Otolaryngology at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar offers a wide range of services with tests for hearing, balance, respiratory tract, smelling, tasting as well as voical tests. This experienced team of doctors from the department, are experts in treating all diseases of the middle and inner ear, nose and benign and malignant tumor diseases from soft tissues in the neck, as well as in the field of plastic and reconstructive surgery of the ENT region.
Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pulmonology
A team of experts from the Department of Internal Medicine at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar treats patients with cardiovascular diseases. The Department offers innovative therapy procedures such as cardiac valve replacement through the groin, renal denervation for the treatment of hypertension difficult to control and left atrial appendage closure.
Roland M. Schmid
Department of Gastroenterology and Endocrinology
The Department of Internal Medicine II – Gastroenterology at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar offers the full range of modern methods of endoscopic and sonographic examinations and performs all relevant gastroenterological and endocrine function examinations. In addition to the general gastroenterology, the department focuses particularly on hepatology, endocrinology, diabetology, infectiology and internistic intensive care.
Department of Hematology and Oncology
The Department of Internal Medicine III at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar focuses on the area of hematology and internistic oncology. Every year an experienced and dedicated team of doctors provides treatment to more than 7.000 patients from both Germany and abroad. All hematological tumor diseases, non-malignant disorders of hematopoiesis, coagulation disorders as well as patients with solid tumors are treated here.
Department of Pediatrics
The Department of Pediatrics is a joint institution of Städtisches Klinikum München GmbH and the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar. The department, with its excellent-educated and experienced team of doctors and highly qualified nurses, is committed around the clock, to the health care of its young patients.
Klaus Dietrich Wolff
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery provides a complete range of treatment in the field of oro-maxillofacial surgery, including the esthetic surgeries. The department places great emphasis on cleft lip and palate, head and neck tumors as well as on the reconstructive facial surgery. All options of treatment in every all areas meet to the best scientific standards.
Department of Nephrology
The department of Nephrology was established in 2002. Here, a team of chief physicians, assistant doctors and researchers under the direction of Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h.c. Uwe Heemann offers treatment to patients focusing on: kidney diseases, diabetic, transplantation, autoimmune diseases / rheumatic diseases, hypertension (blood high pressure), electrolyte disorders, adrenal gland disorders, parathyroid gland disorders, disorders of the hypothalamus and the pituitary gland.
Department of Neurosurgery
The Department of Neurosurgery at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar is a part of the newly established “Neuro-Kopf-Zentrum” since March 2007. The department offers a comprehensive neurosurgical spectrum of health services which focuses on the vascular neurosurgery, skull base surgery, pituitary surgery, neuro-oncology and spinal column surgery.
Department of Neurology
The Department of Neurology at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar provides a state-of-the-art patient care in all areas of neurology. In a friendly atmosphere, the department of Neurology combines superior medical expertise with the highest standard of technical equipment.
Chris Patrick Lohmann
Department of Ophthalmology
The Department of Ophthalmology at the Klinikum rechts der Isar has a long-time experience in the treatment of eye diseases. Amongst the strengths of this Department of Ophthalmology are individual solutions for each problem and customized therapies. The diagnostic and therapeutic focus of is on the tear duct diseases, corneal transplants, cataract, surgical treatment of vision problems and glaucoma.
Rüdiger von Eisenhart-Rothe
Department of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
The Department of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar has long-time experience in the treatment of all bone diseases, joints, muscles, ligaments and tendons, i.e. of the entire musculoskeletal apparatus. Patients are offered the whole spectrum of modern orthopedics services, ranging from physiotherapy, through to surgery, as well as rehabilitation.
Department of Obstetrics and Perinatal Medicine
An experienced team of physicians at the Department of Obstetrics and Perinatal Medicine accompanies pregnant women, before, during and after giving birth. A committed team of experienced obstetricians and neonatologists are ready to help women around the clock. Physicians from other specialties, if necessary, may be also involved in the treatment. In case of any risk, mother and child are therefore provided with the most effective and comprehensive care.
Department of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery
Due to long-standing experience and a specially trained expert team the Department of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery is nationally and internationally recognized as a leader in plastic and hand surgery. The Department offers the full spectrum of modern Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand surgery. In addition, the specialists of this department experts and experienced in specific areas. Thanks to the modern methodology, many operations can be carried out on an outpatient basis without general anaesthesia. Therefore, the pattients are spared unnecessary stays in hospital.
Jürgen E. Gschwend
Department of Urology
A team of 20 physicians at the Department of Urology at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar provides state-of-the-art medical and surgical patient care in all areas of adult and pediatric urology. These include diseases of the following organs: kidney, urine bladder, ureter and urethra as well as prostate, testicles, epididymis, spermatic duct and penis. The department offers patients comprehensive diagnosis, consultation and therapy using the latest scientific findings and methods.
Department of Nuclear Medicine
Maintaining close cooperation with other disciplines, the Department of Nuclear Medicine at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar provides a wide range of advanced diagnosis and therapy by means of radioactive sunstances. A special attenention is paid to diagnosis and treatment of benign and malignant thyroid diseases.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Radiation Therapy
The team of experts in the Department of Radiation Oncology and Radiation Therapy at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar provides treatment to over 1,500 patients every year. The department is headed by Prof. Dr. med. Stephanie Combs. The modern radiation therapy serves for the treatment of people with cancers initially. About 45-50% of all oncologic patients can be cured today. About 50-60% of these cured patients undertook radiation therapy.