The Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery at the Hospital Nordwest under the direction of Prof. med. Max Zegelman has two sections with 36 planned beds. The Department provides conservative, interventional and surgical treatment of arteries, veins and lymphatic vessels.
Surgical clinic treats a wide range of diseases. This includes general surgery, visceral and thoracic surgery and orthopaedics and traumatology. It works closely with other clinics of the hospital. It works closely with other clinics of the hospital.
For the last few years the Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at the Medical Center of the Frankfurt University has become an important national Center for both planned and emergency treatment of the diseases of the cardiovascular system.