Academic Hospital Nuremberg
Department of General, Abdominal and Thoracic Surgery (302910)
Specialized in: general surgery, abdominal surgery, thoracic surgery
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of General, Abdominal and Thoracic Surgery at the Academic Hospital Nuremberg ranks among the top German departments specializing in colon and lung cancer treatment!
The Department of General, Abdominal and Thoracic Surgery at the Academic Hospital Nuremberg under the direction of Prof. Dr. Hubert Stein offers a wide range of treatments in the field of general, abdominal and thoracic surgery.
To optimize interdisciplinary cooperation, there was founded the Colon Cancer Center, which provides both comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of the disease, including preoperative and postoperative care. The center is certified in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001:2008.
Another priority area of the department is bariatric surgery, with which patients can successfully get rid of excess weight. In the field of bariatric surgery, the department offers not only state-of-the-art medical equipment, but also, first and foremost, extensive experience and special knowledge regarding the needs of the patients suffering from obesity. In case of complications or concomitant diseases, the team of doctors provides all the necessary treatment in cooperation with the specialists from related disciplines.
The range of medical services of the department:
- Endocrine surgery
- Liver, biliary tract and pancreatic surgery
- Lung surgery
- Gastrointestinal surgery
- Minimally invasive endoscopic surgery
- Minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery
- Surgery for chest injuries
- Esophageal surgery
- Special consultations
- Thoracoscopic interventions
- Tumour surgery
- Nuremberg, Germany