University Hospital of Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
University Hospital of Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Departments
Department of Interventional Neuroradiology
The Department of Interventional Neuroradiology offers the full range of medical services at the highest level of university medicine. The patients of the medical facility can undergo imaging diagnostics and image-guided interventional treatment of diseases of the nervous system. The focus of the department's specialists is on patients with strokes, cerebral vascular stenosis, vascular malformations of the brain and spinal cord, and cerebral aneurysms. Medical care includes counseling, emergency care, inpatient and outpatient care. The department's diagnostic options include computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, and digital subtraction angiography. Imaging equipment can also be used for therapeutic manipulations on the brain and spinal cord. Experts from the Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery are often engaged in the therapeutic process, especially at the stage of treatment planning. The unique competencies of doctors and the excellent equipment of the medical facility are the keys to medical service of the highest European standard.
Department of Radiation Therapy
The Department of Radiation Therapy offers all modern services in the field of radiation therapy for cancer treatment. The medical facility uses advanced radiation therapy methods, including intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT), image-guided radiation therapy, brain and lung stereotactic radiosurgery, total body irradiation, brachytherapy, and catheter-based administration of radioactive drugs (afterloading technique). The department is one of the first medical facilities in Germany to successfully use the innovative MR-Linac technology, which makes it possible to obtain high-precision MRI scans during radiation therapy and provide the most effective cancer treatment with optimal protection of the healthy adjacent tissues. It is noteworthy that MR-Linac technology is available only in three healthcare facilities in Germany. The department's radiation therapists cooperate closely with oncologists, chemotherapists, radiologists, and other specialists from related fields, thanks to which patients receive comprehensive treatment.
Department of Adult and Pediatric Ophthalmology
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Ophthalmology offers the full range of services in this medical field. The department has gained a reputation as one of the largest and most respected European medical facilities in the area of its specialization. All modern conservative and surgical treatment methods for eye diseases are available here. A special focus is on minimally invasive treatment, gene therapy, and advanced laser technologies, which are constantly being improved. The department's specialists most often treat patients with cataracts, glaucoma, eye tumors, age-related macular degeneration, uveitis, and other pathologies. The department's doctors are competent in examining the eye and its appendages in children of all age groups, examining the eye considering a child's age, and treating detected abnormalities. The primary task of the department's doctors is to preserve their patients' vision with the help of the most sparing therapeutic methods.
Department of General, Abdominal, Transplant, Hepatopancreatobiliary, Colorectal, Endocrine, Bariatric Surgery and Hernia Surgery
The Department of General, Abdominal, Transplant, Hepatopancreatobiliary, Colorectal, Endocrine, Bariatric Surgery and Hernia Surgery provides the full range of services in the areas of its specialization and holds a leading position at the national and international levels in terms of the number of surgical interventions performed and their success. Of particular interest are operations for treating diseases of the bowel, stomach, esophagus, pancreas, liver, gallbladder, and bile ducts, and endocrine glands. The department's doctors have excellent skills in the surgical treatment of cancer, surgery for liver, kidney, pancreas, and small intestine transplants, and operations for morbid obesity. The department's operating rooms are the pride of the medical facility, since they have all the necessary technical options for performing operations with the da Vinci surgical system, image-guided interventions, and endoscopic surgical procedures, which are characterized by minimal trauma rates.
Department of Vascular Surgery
The Department of Vascular Surgery offers the full range of diagnostic services and surgical interventions for patients with diseases of the arteries, veins, and lymphatic vessels. The department's doctors have excellent skills and deep knowledge in the field of vascular surgery, ranging from complex interventions on the aorta to advanced endovascular methods for treating varicose veins using ultrasound. In close cooperation with the specialists from the Center for Vascular Diseases, the department's doctors provide an individual and interdisciplinary therapy for patients with severe vascular and concomitant diseases. The department has prestigious quality certificates from the German Society of Vascular Surgery (DGG) and a certificate from the Institute for Quality and Patient Safety (BQS). The health of patients is in the safe hands of highly qualified specialists, for whom it is important that a patient receives the most sparing and effective treatment in a pleasant atmosphere.
Department of Traumatology
The Department of Traumatology offers the full range of diagnostics and treatment for acute and chronic, acquired and congenital musculoskeletal injuries of any severity. The department's doctors have excellent professional skills in the treatment of injuries of the lower and upper limbs, spine, and pelvis. In addition, the specialists have rich experience in providing medical care to patients with polytrauma. The department's operating rooms have advanced equipment to provide patients with effective medical care, including emergency care. The department also has the necessary equipment for performing navigation-assisted surgery. A competent team of doctors, which is ready to help in urgent clinical cases at any moment, works around the clock in the medical facility. The department is certified as a supraregional Trauma Center (DGU) and a Center for Severe Injuries (SAV). There is also a helipad for the delivery of seriously injured patients.
Department of Mammology
The Department of Mammology offers all modern options for the prevention, diagnostics, and treatment of breast diseases. The medical facility provides high-precision examinations and effective treatment of the full range of benign and malignant breast diseases in women and men. The priority focus of the department's work is breast cancer treatment at its early and advanced stages. The department's doctors have many innovative drug therapies and surgical techniques that provide optimal treatment results. To restore a woman's aesthetic appeal, breast plastic surgery is also performed in cooperation with plastic surgeons. The department is certified in accordance with the standards of DIN EN ISO 9001:2008 and the German Cancer Society (DKG), which indicates the high competence of the healthcare facility and the regularly high treatment success rates.
Department of Adult and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery offers all the possibilities of modern surgery for treating heart disease, including a heart transplant. The department's team of surgeons admits both adult patients and children. The department annually performs more than 3,500 operations, including minimally invasive ones. The most common diseases in the clinical practice of cardiac surgeons include heart failure, coronary artery disease, heart arrhythmias, and heart valve and aortic pathologies. The department's operating rooms have all the resources for efficient and safe heart surgery. The patients' health is in the safe hands of a highly qualified team of doctors and nursing staff, numbering more than 155 employees. The main task of surgeons is to provide an optimal treatment based on the very latest advances in modern medicine. At the same time, the specialists always show a humane attitude towards a patient, considering his individual needs and wishes.
Department of Pediatric Surgery
According to the Focus magazine, the Department of Pediatric Surgery ranks among the top German medical facilities in the area of its specialization! The department provides the full range of diagnostics and surgical treatment of various diseases in newborns, young children, and adolescents. The medical facility has been conducting its successful clinical practice for over 175 years, and therefore it is rightfully proud of its long history and rich experience. The health of young patients is in the safe hands of a large team of doctors with many qualifications and impeccable professional skills. The priority focuses of the work of the department's surgeons include operations for congenital malformations, the consequences of injuries and burns, benign and malignant neoplasms, and diseases of the abdominal cavity, chest, and nervous system. The department annually performs more than 1,900 surgical procedures of varying degrees of complexity. All modern surgical techniques and advanced computerized medical equipment are available here, so that young patients receive the most effective and safe treatment. In addition, the department’s specialists provide children and their parents with professional psychological care.
Department of Obstetrics, Adult and Pediatric Gynecology
The Department of Obstetrics, Adult and Pediatric Gynecology offers the full range of preventive, diagnostic, and therapeutic services for girls and women. The department treats general gynecologic diseases, precancerous conditions, and cancers of the female reproductive system. It also provides medical care to patients with hormonal disorders caused by gynecologic diseases and infertility. The medical facility also offers top-class obstetric services for pregnancy, childbirth, and postpartum care. In addition, the department's gynecologists admit girls and young women with gynecologic problems and puberty disorders. The medical team specializes in conservative and surgical treatment, while almost all surgical procedures are performed using minimally invasive techniques. The department is awarded quality certificates for the treatment of endometriosis, cervical dysplasia, ovarian cancer, and other pathologies. More and more women entrust their health to the department's gynecologists every year, which also indicates the highest level of medical service.
Department of Adult and Pediatric Otolaryngology
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Otolaryngology offers the full range of services in this medical field. The priority focuses of the department's clinical practice include the treatment of hearing impairment and hearing loss, diseases of the nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, and skull base, as well as speech, voice, and swallowing disorders, and dizziness. The team of ENT doctors at the medical facility successfully copes with the treatment of malignant head and neck neoplasms. In cooperation with plastic surgeons, the department performs several types of facial plastic surgery, including rhinoplasty, otoplasty, blepharoplasty, scar revision, wrinkle treatment with Botox, and autologous adipose tissue injections. Thanks to outstanding specialists in their field and state-of-the-art medical equipment, the department is one of the leading medical facilities of this kind in Germany. The department has 102 beds and two large outpatient clinics. All diagnostic and therapeutic measures meet current national and international standards. Surgical interventions are performed using laparoscopic, endoscopic, and microsurgical techniques.
Department of Adult and Pediatric Dermatology, Allergology and Phlebology
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Dermatology, Allergology and Phlebology offers all the options of modern medicine for diagnosing and treating skin diseases, allergies, and venereal pathologies. The focus of the department's dermatologists is on patients with various types of skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, neurodermatitis, acne, venous diseases, and chronic non-healing leg ulcers. The medical facility also admits young patients, including those with rare and genetic skin diseases. The department has an excellent technical base, thanks to which modern laser treatment, light therapy, phototherapy, and advanced sparing surgical interventions are successfully performed here. Top-class medical care is provided by a highly professional team of 60 specialized doctors and 130 nurses, as well as medical and technical workers. About 90,000 patients undergo outpatient treatment, and more than 5,800 patients receive medical care on an inpatient basis annually. The hospital has 160 beds to accommodate patients. The department is thus one of the largest medical facilities of this kind in Germany.
Department of Cardiology
The Department of Cardiology offers the full range of diagnostic and therapeutic services for patients with cardiovascular diseases. The department specializes in drug therapy and modern interventional cardiac catheter-based procedures. Patients with heart failure, myocardial infarction, heart valve pathologies, and arrhythmias are regularly admitted to the medical facility. The department's medical team has more than 300 employees, for whom it is important that each patient receives the most effective treatment in comfortable conditions. The department has 144 beds. Cardiologists admit about 7,500 inpatients annually. More than 20,000 patients receive medical care on an outpatient basis. The department is rightly proud of the numerous certificates of the German Cardiac Society (DGK) in treating acute coronary syndrome, heart failure, and atrial fibrillation, as well as transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) and the MitraClip procedure.
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
The Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology offers the full range of medical services in the areas of its specialization. The department's doctors carry out the prevention, diagnostics, and treatment of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, including the liver, gallbladder, biliary tract, esophagus, and pancreas. Diagnostic options include ultrasound scans and functional tests, as well as modern endoscopic procedures that allow for making an accurate diagnosis and prescribing effective therapy. As for the treatment, the department offers patients effective drug therapy and many endoscopic interventions. Based on an independent assessment by Newsweek, an American weekly online news magazine, the department is recognized as one of the best in the world at treating gastroenterological diseases. In addition, the department is certified by the German Cancer Society (DKG) in the treatment of gastrointestinal and liver cancers. The medical facility has a high level of trust among patients, and the number of people wishing to receive medical care here is steadily growing every year.
Department of Oncology, Hematology and Bone Marrow Transplantation
The Department of Oncology, Hematology and Bone Marrow Transplantation provides the full range of diagnostic and therapeutic services to patients with malignant solid tumors, and benign and malignant blood pathologies. Of particular interest is the treatment of patients with acute leukemia, lymphomas, multiple myeloma, sarcomas, gastrointestinal cancer, lung cancer, breast cancer, and rare malignant tumors. The department is part of the Comprehensive Cancer Center Munich, thanks to which doctors from related specialties are involved in the therapeutic process. All modern diagnostic methods and therapeutic procedures are available here, including bone marrow transplantation, which is often the most effective treatment method for blood cancer. The health of patients is in the safe hands of a highly qualified medical team, consisting of 65 doctors and 130 nurses. The department treats about 2,800 inpatients and more than 10,000 outpatients every year. The department's specialists pay due attention to the psychological state of their patients diagnosed with cancer, so a program of psycho-oncological care is being successfully implemented here.
Department of Endocrinology, Rheumatology, Nephrology, Infectology and Angiology
The Department of Endocrinology, Rheumatology, Nephrology, Infectology and Angiology provides highly accurate diagnostics and effective treatment of the full range of endocrine pathologies, metabolic disorders, diabetes mellitus, kidney pathologies, rheumatic diseases, and infections. The department also specializes in the conservative treatment of vascular pathologies, with the exception of the blood vessels of the heart and brain. The department provides medical care to more than 35,000 patients every year, both on an inpatient and outpatient basis. The admission of such a large number of patients testifies to the impeccable reputation of the medical facility in the European medical arena. Long clinical experience, high treatment success rates, modern therapeutic methods, and attentive patient care are the basis of the work of the department's doctors. The specialists prefer an individual approach to each patient and his clinical case, which also contributes to the achievement of excellent therapeutic results.
Department of Pulmonology
The Department of Pulmonology provides the full range of diagnostic and therapeutic services to patients with diseases of the lungs, bronchi, and upper respiratory tract. The department's areas of specialization include the treatment of bronchial asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, interstitial lung disease, cystic fibrosis, and pulmonary hypertension. Doctors have rich clinical experience in treating lung cancer, pleural mesothelioma, and malignant mediastinal tumors. The department's team of doctors conducts conservative therapy and performs interventional procedures on the chest organs (more than 1,200 bronchoscopy procedures every year). If a patient requires a major surgery, thoracic surgeons will be involved in the therapeutic process. The department has modern equipment, Intensive Care Units, and an advanced Sleep Laboratory. The health of patients is in the safe hands of a highly qualified team of 28 doctors. The medical facility has 41 beds to accommodate patients.
Department of Pediatric Cardiology
The Department of Pediatric Cardiology offers the full range of services in this area and specializes in providing medical care to newborns, young children, and adolescents with cardiovascular diseases. The department also provides intensive care for urgent clinical conditions. Of particular interest to the department's team of doctors are heart examinations, including prenatal diagnostics, and the treatment of congenital heart defects in young patients. Pediatric cardiologists also treat children with heart arrhythmias, chronic heart failure, syncope, and arterial hypertension. The department has a modern outpatient clinic, which offers check-ups for children and diagnostic tests, including echocardiography, electrocardiography, echocardiography with Doppler color flow mapping, computed tomography, and angiography. The department's therapeutic options include drug therapy and invasive catheter-based interventions. If a child needs heart surgery, it will be performed in cooperation with specialists from the Department of Adult and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery.
Department of Adult and Pediatric Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery offers the full range of diagnostics and treatment of diseases of the oral cavity, jaws, face, and upper neck. Depending on the severity of the disease, doctors provide both outpatient and inpatient treatment. The department's doctors use modern therapeutic methods and surgical procedures to ensure the best treatment results, including aesthetic ones. The specialists working in the medical facility have excellent professional skills in the surgical treatment of temporomandibular joint diseases, inflammatory processes in maxillofacial bones and soft tissues, facial fractures, benign and malignant maxillofacial tumors, and congenital malformations, in particular, cleft lip and palate. Malignant maxillofacial tumors are treated in cooperation with oncologists, radiation therapists, radiologists, and specialists from the Head and Neck Cancer Center, which is part of the Department of Adult and Pediatric Otolaryngology. The department has created all the conditions for patients to receive high-quality medical care in a comfortable environment.
Department of Adult and Pediatric Neurosurgery, Spinal Surgery
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Neurosurgery, Spinal Surgery offers the full range of diagnostic examinations and surgical treatment of diseases of the central and peripheral nervous systems. The team of the department's neurosurgeons successfully performs operations for pathologies of the brain and spinal cord, spine, neurovascular pathologies, pituitary diseases, and epilepsy. The doctors specialize in surgery for malignant brain tumors. The department is part of the Gliome Competence Center Network and the German Cancer Aid. The department uses the latest minimally invasive microsurgical techniques, navigation systems, intraoperative systems, and other advanced technical resources that allow for an optimal therapy result. The department has 84 beds for its patients, 10 of which are intended for intensive care. Medical care is based on an individual approach with due consideration of the patient's specific clinical data and needs. The specialists working at the medical facility always devote enough time to personal communication with their patients and do everything possible so that they receive effective treatment and maintain a decent quality of life.
Department of Neurology
The Department of Neurology offers the full range of modern diagnostics and treatment for diseases of the central and peripheral nervous systems. Of particular interest are such diseases as stroke, epilepsy, movement disorders, dizziness, neuroinfections, headaches, neurodegenerative disorders, and neuromuscular diseases. The department has modern diagnostic rooms with devices for electroencephalography, electromyography, electroneurography, Doppler ultrasonography, evoked potential recording, cerebrospinal fluid analysis, posturography, and other tests. All these diagnostic options allow the department's neurologists to make an accurate diagnosis and provide the most effective treatment. The department's specialists use modern drugs, botulinum toxin injection therapy, physiotherapeutic procedures, and other methods. The department has a friendly atmosphere and all the conditions for the provision of high-quality medical care. According to Newsweek, a reputable American news magazine, the department ranks among the world's best Neurology Centers.
Department of Adult and Pediatric Orthopedics, Foot Surgery
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Orthopedics, Foot Surgery carries out accurate diagnostics, effective conservative and surgical treatment of the full range of diseases of the musculoskeletal system. The department's medical team's responsibilities also include physiotherapy and rehabilitation activities. Surgery for orthopedic diseases is performed in state-of-the-art operating rooms equipped for sparing minimally invasive and arthroscopic interventions. There are also treatment rooms for physiotherapy, including a room with a pool for swimming and physical exercises in the water, and rooms with modern exercise equipment. The excellent infrastructure allows doctors to provide high-quality treatment of diseases of the joints, tendons, and bones, thereby restoring patient mobility as quickly as possible. The department admits patients of all age groups, including children and adolescents. The medical facility has been awarded many prestigious quality certificates, including DGOU, endoCert, and EPRD certificates, and has an impeccable reputation in Germany.
Department of Adult and Pediatric Urology, Andrology
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Urology, Andrology offers the full range of services in the areas of its specialization. Men and boys with diseases of the reproductive system can be diagnosed and treated in the medical facility. Doctors also treat infertility and erectile dysfunction. Medical care is provided to men and women with diseases of the urinary system, namely kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra. The department is certified as the Prostate Cancer Center by the German Cancer Society (DKG), which indicates the excellent quality of the services provided in this area. The department's urologists have a perfect command of the innovative treatment methods, including holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP), photodynamic therapy, and da Vinci robot-assisted surgery. The department employs comprehensively trained and experienced doctors who apply advanced medical achievements in their practice. Each patient is provided with an individual approach, considering their specific needs and wishes.
Department of Pediatric Epileptology
The Department of Pediatric Epileptology provides comprehensive medical care for children with all types of epilepsy. The primary task of the doctors of the medical facility when a child is admitted to the department is to confirm or exclude the diagnosis of epilepsy. As a rule, long-term video-EEG monitoring is used for this purpose, which allows not only to detect the presence of pathological changes in the brain of a young patient but also to determine the size and location of epileptic foci. Whenever required, the department's doctors cooperate with neuropediatricians, neurologists, and neurosurgeons to provide young patients with differential diagnostics of epilepsy and carry out neurological tests for a comprehensive assessment of the functioning of the nervous system. In most cases, the department's team of doctors uses only drug therapy and other conservative treatments. Epilepsy surgery may be required only in complex cases if drug therapy does not give the desired result and seizures do not disappear after a certain period of time. Surgical procedures for epilepsy are performed in state-of-the-art operating rooms in collaboration with neurosurgeons who have vast experience in the surgical treatment of this pathology.
Department of Human Genetics
The Department of Human Genetics offers in addition to genetic counseling also the full range of classical cytogenetic examinations (chromosomal analyses) as well as molecular genetic and molecular cytogenetic tests. Specialists of the department provide counseling services on a large number of genetics-related issues including familial genetic diseases, congenital abnormalities, developmental disturbances, etc.
Department of Nuclear Medicine
The Department of Nuclear Medicine offers the full range of modern methods of radioisotope-based diagnostics and treatment. The department provides outpatient and inpatient medical care. In the field of diagnostics, special attention is paid to positron emission tomography (PET), including in combination with computed tomography (PET/CT), scintigraphy, single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), and SPECT/CT. These examinations are most often performed for suspected cancers, neurological disorders, and heart disease. Radioisotope-based therapies can be used to treat benign and malignant thyroid diseases, benign joint lesions, prostate cancer, neuroendocrine tumors, primary and secondary liver tumors, and bone metastases. The department is the largest facility of this kind in Germany and is deservedly proud of its prestigious international ISO 9001:2015 certification.
Department of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery, Hand Surgery
The Department of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery, Hand Surgery offers the full range of services in these fields. The department performs reconstructive plastic surgery aimed at repairing defects after injuries, cancer, and infectious diseases. For patients who wish to improve their appearance without any clinical indications, aesthetic plastic surgery services are available, including facelift, otoplasty, rhinoplasty, body lift, breast augmentation, and anti-aging procedures with Botox and fillers. The department's surgeons also successfully cope with treating hand diseases. Medical care is provided by a team of 17 highly qualified surgeons who daily perform surgical interventions in two state-of-the-art operating rooms. With appropriate indications, outpatient surgery may be performed. When performing surgery, the department's specialists use innovative techniques to achieve excellent therapeutic and aesthetic results.
Department of Thoracic Surgery
The Department of Thoracic Surgery offers modern and the most sparing surgical treatment of the full range of diseases of the chest organs. Particular attention is paid to the treatment of malignant tumors of the lungs, pleura, and mediastinum, and lung metastases. The medical facility is certified as a Lung Cancer Center by the German Cancer Society (DKG). Such a quality certificate testifies to the outstanding quality of lung cancer treatment, which belongs to a group of particularly complex malignant diseases. The team of surgeons also has excellent professional skills in treating emphysema, pneumothorax, pleural empyema, and pleurisy. The department performs all surgical interventions in the field of reconstructive thoracic surgery, including the repair of pectus carinatum and pectus excavatum. The department is a Center of Excellence for Lung Transplant (Munich Lung Transplant Group, MLTG) and performs the largest number of lung transplants in all of Germany. The department's surgeons have a perfect command of minimally invasive and endoscopic techniques, so the number of classic open surgeries is negligible.
Comprehensive Cancer Center Munich
The Comprehensive Cancer Center Munich (CCC Munich) is one of the most reputable cancer centers in Germany and throughout Europe, where patients with malignant diseases undergo comprehensive diagnostics and effective treatment based on the very latest medical advances. The center has 3,500 beds to accommodate patients. The medical facility is certified in accordance with the DIN EN ISO standards and requirements of the German Cancer Society, and also works with the assistance of the German Cancer Aid (Deutsche Krebshilfe). The CCC Munich unites many specialized centers, each of which is responsible for treating a particular group of cancers, thanks to which patients receive interdisciplinary medical care, and there is always the opportunity to involve doctors from related disciplines in the therapeutic process. The best German specialists are at the patients' disposal, with excellent technical resources and working together to overcome oncology and give patients the opportunity to live a full life. Great importance is attached to the psychological support of patients aimed at combating depressive states.
Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
The Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine offers the full range of diagnostics and treatment for various diseases in newborns, children, and adolescents. The priority focuses of the department's clinical activities include the treatment of diseases of the respiratory system, endocrine glands, infectious diseases, diseases of the digestive system, liver, kidneys, and rheumatic pathologies. The department's doctors have excellent qualifications and easily cope with even the most complex clinical cases. The specialists use modern diagnostic methods in their work to make an accurate diagnosis and effective conservative treatment methods. Pediatricians work in collaboration with pediatric surgeons, and therefore if a child needs surgery, he will receive medical care as soon as possible. About 50,000 young patients receive medical care both on an inpatient and outpatient basis in the department every year. The medical facility has a friendly and pleasant atmosphere in which children feel as comfortable as possible.
Department of Pediatric Neurology
The Department of Pediatric Neurology offers the full range of diagnostic and therapeutic services in the field of its competence. Doctors pay due attention to helping young patients with general lesions of the nervous system, motor disorders of neurological origin, inflammatory neurological diseases, neuromuscular pathologies, and chronic headaches. To ensure comprehensive medical care and achieve optimal results, all the necessary specialists are involved in the treatment process, such as pediatric neurologists, psychologists, physiotherapists, ergotherapists, and speech therapists. Depending on the complexity of the clinical case, outpatient or inpatient treatment may be provided. The department offers all advanced diagnostic and treatment methods, and special attention is paid to the moral support of young patients and their parents. The medical facility has excellent infrastructure, including play areas for children, so that they can feel as comfortable as possible.
Department of Adult and Pediatric Interventional Radiology
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Interventional Radiology provides the full range of medical services in the area of its specialization. The department offers modern diagnostic rooms with advanced equipment for imaging examinations for patients with suspected cancer, diseases of the cardiovascular system, thorax, abdominal organs, musculoskeletal system, and breast diseases. The department's diagnostic systems are adapted for examining children of different age groups. The medical facility also offers many therapeutic services, the most popular of which include MRI-guided treatment of uterine fibroids with high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) and uterine artery embolization, prostate adenoma treatment with prostate artery embolization, tumor treatment with brachytherapy, percutaneous radiofrequency ablation, percutaneous microwave ablation, and transarterial chemoembolization. The doctors working at the medical facility also have rich experience in the interventional treatment of vascular pathologies and arteriovenous malformations. The department has an excellent reputation and regularly diagnoses and treats patients not only from Germany but also from other countries in the world.
Department of Reproductive Medicine
The Department of Reproductive Medicine offers the full range of modern diagnostic and therapeutic services in this area and is one of the largest medical facilities of this kind in Europe. The department’s main activities include the treatment of infertility and miscarriages using in vitro fertilization, intracytoplasmic sperm injection, blastocyst transfer, and the use of immunological methods. The doctors working at the medical facility also specialize in treating hormonal imbalances, including menstrual irregularities and polycystic ovary syndrome, which often interfere with pregnancy. The therapeutic offer is complemented by fertility preservation methods, such as egg and sperm cryopreservation. The department's doctors have all the necessary diagnostic options to detect the cause of infertility, which is the main condition for effective treatment. The department's medical team has vast clinical experience, and therefore the specialists successfully cope with even the most complex clinical cases, giving people the opportunity to become parents.
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