The Department of Neurosurgery offers the full range of services in this field. The main areas of the department’s specialization include diagnostics and surgical treatment of brain and spinal diseases. It annually performs about 2,500 interventions, due to the successful outcome of which the department ranks among the leading Neurosurgery Centers in Germany. The productive research activities, cooperation with the clinics of the Ludwig Maximilian University and the Technical University of Munich allow the specialists of the department to offer patients the very latest neurosurgical treatments.
Werner Wicker Clinic is one of the largest centers of its kind in Europe, which has been maintaining an excellent international reputation for decades. Each year, more than 1,500 patients come here for major spinal surgeries. It uses the entire spectrum of modern spine surgery tools. It covers all the deformities and instabilities of any etiology.
University Orthopedic Hospital Hannover-Annastift MHH
Department of Spinal Surgery and Conservative Orthopedics
The Department of Spinal Surgery and Conservative Orthopedics offers the full range of conservative and surgical treatment of all spinal diseases. The experienced doctors of the department have in their arsenal many effective therapeutic techniques that help patients get rid of pain, restore mobility, and thereby improve the quality of life.
The Department of Neurosurgery offers surgical treatment of neurological, neuropediatric and orbital diseases. With 68 beds, the department ranks among the largest German Neurosurgy Centers and has a long experience in all fields of microsurgery and neuroendoscopy. The team of the department treats about 3,000 inpatients and 7,000 outpatients every year.
Department of Adult and Pediatric Orthopedics, Traumatology and Hand Surgery
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Orthopedics, Traumatology and Hand Surgery offers the full spectrum in these medical focuses. The department specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all diseases of the musculoskeletal system in adults and children, trauma of any severity, including sports injuries, endoprosthetics, hand and foot surgery. The goal of the department's specialists is to effectively treat and restore the quality of patients’ lives.
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Spinal Surgery offers the full range of services in this medical focus. It offers a variety of therapeutic options, ranging from functional conservative treatment, incl. extensive medical pain therapy, to microscopic surgical treatment of herniated intervertebral discs, installation of prostheses to preserve mobility and other surgical interventions to stabilize the entire spine.
Due to an integrated Scoliosis Centre of Schön Clinic focuses on treatment of deformities of any etymology, such as, e.g., scoliosis and kyphosis. The Scoliosis Centre of Schön Clinic treats more than 300 patients with various forms of scoliosis annually. Therefore, the Scoliosis Centre of Schön Clinic is referred to the largest specialized institutions in this field of diseases among all federal lands. An experienced team of doctors uses the modern and recognized opportunities for diagnostics and treatment, to alleviate the patient's symptoms efficiently and for a long term.
The Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology offers the full range of treatment of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system, including medical care for patients in life-threatening situations after accidents and sports injuries. The department specializes in shoulder surgery, treatment of arthrosis, joint inflammations, sports injuries, etc.
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Trauma Surgery offers the full range of high-quality medical services in this medical focus. The department specializes in providing care to the injured with minor traumas, polytraumas and severely traumatic injuries, sports injuries, high-precision corrective operations, endoprosthetics. It also offers a competent treatment of complex, advanced clinical cases and the elimination of the consequences of any injuries. Of particular interest is the treatment of bone and soft tissue cancers.