- Nürnberg, Germany
Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery
The Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery at The Klinikum Nuremberg offers a wide range of treatment and therapy options in the area of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery. In order to optimize the interdisciplinary cooperation at the clinic, The Klinikum Nuremberg has established the Colon Cancer Center. The Center covers all aspects of the diseases – from diseases screening and prevention to diagnosis, therapy and aftercare.
Department of Oncology and Hematology
The Department of Oncology and Haematology at the Klinikum Nuremberg is a certified member of the Interdisciplinary Oncological Center (IOZ) of the Klinikum Nuremberg. In addition, the Department also specializes in bone marrow transplantation, hemostaseology, palliative medicine, infectiology / tropical disease, rheumatology and clinical immunology. Moreover, the Department is actively involved in clinical studies.
Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Endocrinology and Diabetology
Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Endocrinology and Diabetology at the Klinikum Nuremberg primarily treats patients with all diseases of the digestive organs, endocrine diseases and metabolic disorders, particularly diabetes mellitus. The department has an extensive experience in diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy.
Erwin S. Schultz
Department of Dermatology
The Department of Dermatology at the Klinikum Nuremberg is a university hospital of the Paracelsus Medical University. The range of diagnostic and therapeutic services at the dermatology department covers the entire spectrum of modern diagnosis and treatment options of skin, hair, nails and skin-near mucous membranes diseases.
Department of Otolaryngology
The Department of Otolaryngology at the Klinikum Nuremberg is a university department of the Paracelsus Medical University. The range of diagnostic and therapeutic services at the department covers the entire spectrum of modern diagnosis and treatment options of diseases of throat, nose and ears.
Department of Ophthalmology
The diagnostic and therapeutic options of the Department of Ophthalmology at the Klinikum Nuremberg cover the entire spectrum of ophthalmology. It is an academic department of the Paraselsus Medical University. The Department offersall diagnostic and therapeutic treatment options for the diseases of eye, its appendages and orbit, all forms of laser therapy in case of retinal diseases (diabetes, macular hole etc.), fluorescein angiography.
Department of Urology
The Department of Urology at the Klinikum Nuremberg offers the entire diagnostic and therapeutic spectrum of urology. The Prostate Center of the Department of Urology was certified by the LGA InterCert according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2008, as well as by the Umbrella Association of Prostate Centers in Germany (DVPZ). The Department also has the Center for Continence and Pelvic Floor Disorders.
Department of Vascular Surgery
The Department of Vascular Surgery at the Klinikum Nuremberg has been successfully treating the patients with vascular diseases for almost 30 years. The Department is the European leader in the endovascular repair of aortic aneurysms (large aortic aneurysm) by means of the special advanced prostheses. In addition to the full range of vascular surgery, the Department deals with the other priority area - surgical treatment of carotid arteries for the stroke prevention. This area has an international reputation.
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Mammology
The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Mammology at the Klinikum Nuremberg provides the diagnostic and therapeutic options, covering the entire spectrum of gynecology. In addition to the numerous non-operative treatment methods, the Department offers the latest surgical techniques, especially, microinvasive implantations for the treatment of urinary incontinence as well as the correction of pelvic organ prolapse.
Department of Neurosurgery
The Department of Neurosurgery at the Klinikum Nuremberg deals with the surgical treatment of diseases of the central nervous system and the related organs. The department provides counseling on the full range of complex neurosurgical treatment.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Radiotherapy
The diagnostic and therapeutic options of the Department of Radiation Oncology and Radiotherapy Center at the Klinikum Nuremberg cover the entire spectrum of radiation oncology. Focal points of the Department are radiation therapy for benign and malignant diseases as well as radiation therapy in combination with chemotherapy and “afterloading” technique and hyperthermia, postoperative radiation exposure performed in cooperation with the therapists and medical specialists.
Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery
The Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery at the Klinikum Nuremberg offers the entire spectrum of medical services ranging from reconstructive surgery up to hand surgery, aesthetic surgery and burn surgery. Thanks to the cutting edge microsurgical techniques, the treatment of consequences of accidents, cancer surgery and developmental defects is possible. However, a particular attention is paid to the sparing treatment of tissues.
Hermann Josef Bail
Department of Traumatology, Orthopedic Surgery and Foot Surgery
The Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at the Klinikum Nuremberg Süd covers the entire spectrum of Sports Orthopaedics and Sports Traumatology. As a regional centre for the treatment of joint diseases, the Department offers a comprehensive and customized treatment concept from diagnosis to an early rehabilitation.
Department of Cardiac Surgery
The Department of Cardiac Surgery at the Klinikum Nuremberg offers all modern services in adult cardiac surgery, including novel methods, such as minimally invasive surgery or reconstruction of the heart valves. The Department is recommended in the current ranking of the FOCUS magazine (2017).
Department of Pneumology, Allergology and Somnology
The Department of Pneumology at the Klinikum Nuremberg deals with the diseases of lungs and respiratory tracts. The Department offers all current pneumological diagnostic and therapeutic methods for treatment of respiratory diseases, lung parenchyma diseases, pulmonary circulation disorders, respiratory failure and allergological diseases.
Department of Cardiology
The Department of Cardiology at the Klinikum Nuremberg covers the entire spectrum of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the field of cardiovascular medicine in accordance with current best-evidence based standards. The Department offers all state-of-the-art cardiological diagnostic and therapeutic methods of treatment of heart valve diseases, myocardial diseases, circulatory disorders of the heart and cardiac arrhythmias.
Department of Nephrology and Hypertensiology
The Department of Nephrology and Hypertensiology at the Klinikum Nuremberg offers extensive diagnosis and comprehensive treatment for patients with nephrological diseases and hypertension. A particular emphasis is put on the kidney transplantation operations, which are performed within the framework of the Transplant Center Erlangen-Nuremberg.
Department of Neurology
The Department of Neurology at the Klinikum Nuremberg deals with diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the brain, spinal cord, vegetative and peripheral nerves. Particular attention is put on the inflammatory and infectious diseases, strokes, brain tumors, degenerative diseases in the brain and the central nervous system, movement disorders (e.g. Parkinson’s disease or dystonia). In addition, the Department also specializes in treatment of seizure disorders and neurological intensive medicine.
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Klinikum Nuremberg offers the whole range of services for the diagnosis and treatment of the diseases of oral cavity, jaw as well as plastic surgery. The Department annually treats about 1,400 inpatients, as well as performs 500 outpatient operations.
Department of Pediatric Surgery and Urology
The Department of Pediatric Surgery at Klinikum Nuremberg provides high-quality healthcare to children. Children receive the best medicine, low-impact operating procedures, pain management adapted to meet their individual needs, and an inclusive environment and atmosphere where each child feels welcome, recognized and respected.
Department of Nuclear Medicine
The Department of Nuclear Medicine at the Klinikum Nuremberg provides the whole spectrum of services in the fields of radiology and nuclear medicine to both inpatients and outpatients. The medical staff of the Department specializes in diagnosis and treatment of children and adolescents with cancers, diagnosis of traumas, accidents as well as diseases of the musculoskeletal system, brain and trunk.
Department of Children and Youth Medicine
The Department of Children and Youth Medicine provides consultation services and care to both relatives and their children on all medical and non-medical issues. Moreover, the Department pays special attention to the corresponding age-related needs of children in the atmosphere, where they feel comfortable and confident. Primarily, the Department realizes the ultimate demand for treatment and care in the Center for Parents and Children. If necessary, physicians from the partner departments are involved in the treatment.