The Department of Interventional Radiology offers the full range of imaging-guided innovative minimally invasive techniques for the treatment of tumors, vascular diseases and internal organs (for example CT, MRI, PET-CT, SPECT). The doctors of the department have deep knowledge and tremendous experience in the application of interventional radiological treatments, which represent an excellent alternative to open surgical interventions. Despite the high level of technical equipment and the availability of advanced computerized systems, the focus remains on a person with his individual needs.
The Department of Neuroradiology offers the full range of services in this medical focus. The department specializes in diagnostic imaging examinations of the nervous system and minimally invasive treatment of vascular diseases and brain, spinal cord tumors, including diseases of the meninges.
Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology
The Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology offers the full range of services in this medical field. Of particular interest are interventional procedures for the treatment of acute and chronic vascular diseases, such as ischemic strokes, cerebral hemorrhages, cerebral artery stenosis or vascular malformations. To ensure comprehensive medical care, there is maintained close cooperation with the Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery.
Department of Diagnostics and Preventive Medicine, Neuroradiology, Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Senology
The Department of Diagnostics and Preventive Medicine, Neuroradiology, Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Senology offers patients individual, comprehensive diagnostic examinations, as well as nutrition counseling, psychosomatic tests, and genetic diagnostics. The main purpose of the department is to identify possible risk factors and to recognize diseases at an early stage. Based on the diagnosis results, patients receive advice on the elimination of existing risk factors and, if necessary, lifestyle changes. In addition, the department performs all radiological interventional procedures.
Department of Clinical and Interventional Neuroradiology
The Department of Clinical and Interventional Neuroradiology offers the full range of services in the relevant medical fields. It provides high-precision diagnosis and effective treatment of diseases of the central nervous system, that is, the brain and spinal cord, meninges and vessels that supply these organs.
Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Neuroradiology and Nuclear Medicine
The Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Neuroradiology and Nuclear Medicine at the Academic Hospital Cologne-Holweide offers the entire spectrum of radiological and radioisotope diagnosis and therapy. There are represented the following focuses: diagnostic radiology, neuroradiology, nuclear medicine and isotope therapy. With the latest technologies, such as high-performance CT scanner SOMATOM Definition Flash, the Department offers a rapid, sparing and safe diagnosis.
The department of Radiology and Neuroradiology is a central department in the Alfried Krupp Hospital. It has a large quantity of modern equipment to ensure fast and safer diagnostics and therapy of all different kinds of clinical pictures. The department, which covers radiology and neuroradiology, comprises of the entire range of conventional treatment .X-ray diagnostics including mammography and the modern sectional imaging techniques of computer-assisted tomography (CAT) and magnetic resonance tomography.
The Department of Radiology and Neuroradiology offers the full range of diagnostic and therapeutic services in the relevant areas. The department has advanced equipment for classical X-ray examinations, as well as state-of-the-art devices, such as multi-layer computer tomographs, high-performance MRI (1.5 and 3 Tesla), diagnostic systems for mammography and angiography.
The Department of Radiology and Neuroradiology is equipped with the state-of-the-art medical equipment, such as MRI, CT, standard and interventional X-ray. The activities of the department are directed both at separate areas of neuroradiology and pediatric radiology.
As one of the largest clinics of neurosurgery in Germany with over 2,500 operations per year, the Department of Neurosurgery at the University Hospital Erlangen covers the whole range of neurosurgical diseases, injuries, inflammations, tumors and malformations of the brain and spinal cord and their membranes as well as spine malformations. The Department has 78 beds, including 12 beds in the intensive care unit. There are annually treated over 5,000 outpatients.
As one of the largest neurosurgical centers of Europe, the Department of Neurosurgery at the Heidelberg University Hospital covers the full range of diseases of the peripheral and central nervous system. Annually, there are performed over 3000 operations in four state-of-the-art operating rooms. The advanced medical equipment, used by the specialists of the Department, as well as an interdisciplinary approach to the treatment ensure safety and efficiency of the performed complex operations.
University Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich (LMU)
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.
Dr. Hans Clusmann has taken over the direction of the Department of Neurosurgery at the University Hospital Aachen since 2010. The Department focuses on surgery for brain tumors, skull base tumors, vascular processes as well as spinal neurosurgery, minimally invasive decompression, vertebral replacement and complex corrective operations. The neurosurgical treatment of tumors is integrated into the ECCA. To reduce the side effects, operations are carried out with the up-to-date microscopes.
The Department of Neurosurgery is the center of excellence in research and patient care. The department consists of two sections: the Section of General Neurosurgery specializing in the treatment of diseases of the nervous system and the Section of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery. The task of the Department of Neurosurgery is surgical treatment of diseases of the brain, spine, spinal cord and nerves.
The Department of Neurosurgery covers the full range of neurosurgical interventions. These include surgery of brain cancer and spinal cord tumor in children and adults, skull base and pituitary surgery, treatment of neurofibromatosis, vascular malformations / aneurysms, hydrocephalus, traumatic brain injuries, brachial plexus and nerve surgery, spinal surgery, intervertebral disc and stenosis surgery, functional neurosurgery and epilepsy surgery.
The Department of Neurosurgery at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden provides treatment and care for people with diseases of the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves. The Department has three operating rooms, where are annually performed about 2,000 operations.