Department of General, Abdominal Surgery and Vascular Surgery
Department of General, Abdominal Surgery and Vascular Surgery at University Hospital Halle within the maximum treatment covers the scheduled and emergency treatment of diseases, including the diseases of intestine, liver, pancreas, adrenals, thyroid, soft tissue and blood vessels.
The Department of Vascular Medicine at the Alfried Krupp Hospital in Essen was designed so patients with all kinds of vascular diseases can be examined and treated by a team of specialists from different fields.
The department of vascular and endovascular surgery treats patients with arterial and venous diseases. Apart from operational and interventional procedures in the carotid artery and the arteries, operations on the aorta, are carried out in case of closures and aneurysms in the chest and abdominal cavity.
The Department of Vascular Surgery at the Klinikum Nürnberg has been successfully treating the patients with vascular diseases for almost 30 years. The Department is the European leader in the endovascular repair of aortic aneurysms (large aortic aneurysm) by means of the special advanced prostheses.
Department of Thoracic, Vascular Surgery and Cardiosurgery
The Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery offers the entire spectrum of cardiothoracic surgery, including heart transplantation and the use of artificial heart systems. A special focus is on the development and the use of minimally invasive surgical techniques.
The Department of vascular and endovascular surgery of the Düsseldorf university hospital has developed into a national and international centre for vascular medical research. The Kidney transplantation has been a strong point of the department since 1974.
Department of General, Abdominal and Vascular Surgery
The Department of General, Abdominal and Vascular Surgery at the University Hospital Jena, as a university institution, represents the general surgery, abdominal surgery, vascular surgery and care after transplantation, as well as research and teaching.
“Always in touch” is the professional slogan of our vascular surgery specialists who work under the guidance of Dr. med. Ulrich Radtke. Their motto means not only keeping their hand on patient’s pulse, but also staying up with the times and being aware of the latest treatment methods.
Department of Thoracic Surgery, Cardiac Surgery and Vascular Surgery
The Clinic of Thoracic Surgery, Cardiac Surgery and Vascular Surgery offers surgical treatment of all congenital and acquired diseases of the heart and lungs in adulthood, including the heart transplantation.
The Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at the Heidelberg University Hospital provides treatment to the patients with acute and chronic vascular diseases (of arteries and veins) at the highest academic level.
Diagnostis and treatment of cardiovascular diseases has improved considerably in recent years. Old methods were refined, and new methods are implemented successfully. Thus, the bottlenecks or blockages in the leg arteries can be expanded partially using a catheter without surgical intervention.