Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich
- Munich, Germany
Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich
Department of Ophthalmology
The Department of Ophthalmology at the University Hospital of Munich looks back on a long tradition. Today it is counting not only among the largest, but also among the most renowned facilities in Europe. Thanks to modern minimally invasive surgical options, treatment possibilities have improved significantly over the last years. It is the responsibility and motivation of the department to preserve the vision also in older patients.
Department of General, Abdominal, Vascular and Transplant Surgery
The Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Transplant Surgery covers the entire range of general and visceral surgery including all organ transplantations as well as vascular and thoracic surgery. Being one of the largest surgical university hospitals, the department offers the entire operative range of the disciplines and specific disciplines mentioned at the highest level.
Department of Vascular Surgery
The Department of Vascular Surgery, as a highly specialized medical institution, is a part of the Vascular Center at the University Hospital of Munich. The range of treatment of the Department of Vascular Surgery is widely diverse, starting with complex surgery of the aorta, right up to endovenous (minimally invasive) skleortherapy by the radio waves. The Department of Vascular Surgery offers, in a close cooperation with the Vascular Center, also patients with serious vascular and accompanying diseases an individual interdisciplinary treatment plan.
Department of General Surgery, Traumatology and Reconstructive Surgery
The Department of General, Trauma- and Reconstructive Surgery is a modern acute hospital of the maximum degree medical care with operating halls at the highest technical level. The team of physicians of the Department of General, Trauma- and Reconstructive Surgery is available to treat injuries caused by an accident with all levels of complexity at any time.
Department of Cardiosurgery
The Department of Cardiac surgery performs currently more than 2,500 operations a year. The highly specialized team of physicians, health care professionals and administrative employees of the Department of Cardiac surgery aims to ensure that patients receive optimal treatment.
Dietrich v. Schweinitz
Department of Pediatric Surgery
The range of services of the Department of Pediatric Surgery covers the entire spectrum of pediatric surgery. These services are held by the medical divisions of the department, which meet the increasing demand for highly qualified specialists. An in-house division of pediatric anesthesiology assures the necessary basis for reliable anesthesia at all ages, including small premature babies.
Department of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Mammalogy
Having a long tradition, the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics is a recognised medical institution in the center of Munich for almost 100 years. The combination of a rich tradition in patient care, unique architectural setting and constant development in accordance with modern science and medicine defines the special spirit of the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, which inspires patients and medical staff. The department offers high-quality medical care in every area of gynecology and obstetrics.
Department of Otolaryngology
The Department of Otolaryngology offers outpatient and inpatient care. For this purpose, it has 102 beds and two large departments. Within the framework of a wide spectrum of surgical services, the main treatment areas of the Department of Otolaryngology are surgery of the middle and inner ear, including cochlear implants in deaf patients, surgery of diseases of the nose and paranasal sinuses, navigation surgery on the skull basis, laser surgery of head and neck region, operative treatment of tumors of head and neck region, plastic and reconstructive surgery of head and neck region.
Department of Dermatology and Allergology
The Department of Dermatology and Allergology has a dedicated team, which currently consists of 50 physicians as well as 300 nurses and medical technical assistants. Every year, it performs more than 90.000 outpatient surgeries, and more than a half of these patients are new patients. More than 5,800 patients are treated at the inpatient department every year.
Department of Cardiology
The Department of Cardiology offers all kinds of diagnostic services and treatment modalities in the area of cardiology and internal medicine. An intensive interdisciplinary cooperation with other specialized centers enables physicians of the department to provide patients with a high-quality, comprehensive treatment.
Alexander L. Gerbes
Department of Gastroenterology
The department focuses on gastroenterology, hepatology and metabolic diseases and covers the entire range of services and treatment modalities in this spectrum of internal medicine. Gastroenterology is a subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, liver and pancreas.
Department of Onkology and Hematology
The Department specializes on internal medicine with focus on hematology and oncology. First of all, patients with acute leukemias, lymphomas and carcinomas, but also patients with non-malignant hematological diseases are treated here on an inpatient basis.
Department of Endocrinology and Nephrology
The Department of Endocrinology and Nephrology at the University Hospital of Munich, looking back on a history of more than 100 years, is a modernly equipped medical institution. The Department offers its patients the entire range of services in the areas of endocrinology, angiology, hematology, oncology, nephrology, rheumatology, metabolic decompensation, pharmacology and gastroenterology.
Department of Pulmonology
The Department of Pulmonology at the University Hospital of Munich has the latest technical equipment and a highly qualified team of dedicated and responsible physicians. The department offers its patients the entire range of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures associated with Pulmonology.
Department of Pediatric Cardiology
Since May 1992, the Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Intensive Medicine is existing at the University Hospital of Munich in a close cooperation with heart surgery. Thanks to the state-of-the-art equipment, the department performs all non-invasive, invasive and operative diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in case of heart diseases in children.
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital of Munich deals with diagnosis and treatment of surgical diseases of the mouth cavity, face and upper neck. Depending on the severity level, the treatment is performed on an outpatient or inpatient basis.
Department of Neurosurgery
The Department of Neurosurgery at the University Hospital of Munich focuses on personalized treatment plans tailored to the patient’s needs, which meet the highest medical and technical standards. Here, the therapy of neurosurgical diseases is performed with the help of leading technologies. By means of a very close cooperation with neighbouring disciplines and an adaptation of the treatment plan to the individual health situation of the patient the department is able to ensure the best possible treatment.
Department of Neurology
The Department of Neurology cooperates closely with Friedrich-Baur Institute for Nerve and Muscle Diseases. The outpatient and inpatient care of patients encompasses the full spectrum of neurological diseases. The department focuses on stroke, epilepsy, movement disorders, vertigo, neuroinfections, pain and head pain, neurodegenerative diseases and muscle-nerve-diseases.
Department of Orthopedics
The specialties Orthopedics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation closely cooperate at the Department of Orthopedics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University Hospital of Munich. All musculo-skeletal diseases can be treated both conservatively and surgically within the one institution, which makes completely new therapeutic concepts possible.
Christian G. Stief
Department of Urology
The Department of Urology at the University Hospital of Munich is a patient-oriented maximum medical care hospital, which offers the full range of urological diagnosis and treatment options at the highest level. Comprehensively trained, experienced physicians of the department are available for you for all urological clinical pictures and specific questions.
Hormone and Fertility Center
The Hormone and Fertility Centre at the Klinikum der Ludwig-Maximilians-University is embedded in one of the largest women's clinics in Europe and offers the full range of advanced diagnostic and therapeutic methods in this field. The focuses of medical services are the treatment of infertility and repeated miscarriages by insemination, in vitro fertilization, intracytoplasmic sperm injection, blastocyst transfer, diet, influence of the coagulation system, immunological approaches, etc.
Department of Radiation Therapy and Radiooncology
The Department for Radiotherapy and Radiation Oncology provides services in the field of radiotherapy at the University Hospital of Munich. Due to this the department has 6 linear accelerators in two units (Campus Innenstadt und Campus Großhadern) as well as 50 inpatient and 6 outpatient beds in the Campus Großhadern.
Department of Hand Surgery, Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery
The Department of Hand Surgery, Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery at the University Hospital of Munich covers the entire spectrum of plastic and hand surgery. The patients receive medical care from a team of 12 physicians, which has a daily access to two fully equipped operating rooms. The service range is completed by outpatient surgery.
Rudolf A. Hatz
Department of Thoracic Surgery
The Department of Thoracic Surgery at the University Hospital of Munich offers the full surgical range within thoracic diseases. This includes all treatments of tumors in the chest cavity. The Department also provides all operations in the field of reconstructive thoracic surgery, including correction of keeled and funnel chest deformities. The Department is the Lung Transplant Expert Center (Munich Lung Transplant Group MLTG).
Comprehensive Cancer Center Munich
The Comprehensive Cancer Center München (CCC München) offers both diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancer. CCC München integrates and coordinates therapeutic, scientific and educational opportunities of both Munich universities (Technical University and Ludwig Maximilian University) and the Cancer Center München. CCC München has a total of 3,500 beds. In 2012, there were treated over 150,000 cancer patients.
Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
The Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine at the Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University offers a comprehensive medical care of newborns, children and adolescents in all fields of pediatrics and adolescent medicine. The Department is located in the Hauner Children's Hospital, which has been in the center of Munich since 1846. There are annually treated about 50,000 of inpatients and outpatients.