The Department of General, Visceral and Tumor Surgery deals with the surgical treatment of benign and malignant diseases. The focus is on surgery for cancers of esophagus, stomach, small and large intestine, liver, gall bladder, pancreas and thyroid.
Department of General, Abdominal and Trauma Surgery
With a team of 15 physicians having different surgical specialties, the Department of General, Abdominal and Trauma Surgery at the Academic Hospital Cologne-Holweide covers the entire spectrum of general and visceral surgery (abdominal surgery). The Department has four sections with 120 beds.
The Hernia Center at the PAN Clinic on Neumarkt under the direction of Dr. med. Bernd Stechemesser offers a comprehensive hernia therapy and has a long experience in this field. Due to a long practice and an extensive experience, a rate of relapse and chronic pain is minimized in the Center.
Department of Visceral, Vascular and Transplant Surgery
The Department of Visceral, Vascular and Transplant Surgery at the Academic Hospital Cologne-Merheim is the center of maximum care and offers the entire spectrum of top-class conventional and minimally invasive surgery.