PAN Clinic Cologne
Hernia Center (56)
Specialized in: general surgery
The Hernia Center at the PAN Clinic on Neumarkt offers a comprehensive hernia therapy and has many years of experience in this field. The department is headed by Dr. med. Bernd Stechemesser.
Thanks to many years of practice and extensive experience, the rate of relapses and chronic pain is minimized in the center. This can only be proved with constant quality control. Dr. med. Bernd Stechemesser participates in a special project "Herniamed" aimed at the assessment of medical care quality in the treatment of hernia.
The Hernia Center was awarded with a quality mark “Quality-assured hernia surgery” by the German Hernia Society. Each patient is provided with the best surgical technique corresponding to the latest medical achievements.
Through the use of 3-D technology in the process of laparoscopy, the Hernia Center has the latest technology in the field of endoscopic surgery and applies it for the treatment of hernia diseases every day. The high-grade Full-HD-imaging combined with the latest 3D technology provides an optimal coordination of hands and eyes. This helps a surgeon to maintain a high concentration during the surgical procedure.
The main focuses of the center include:
- Treatment of inguinal, umbilical, abdominal hernia
- Incisional hernia
- Recurrent hernia
- Sports hernia
- Laparoscopic surgery on the abdominal organs (gallbladder, appendix, stomach)
- Cologne, Germany