Sana Hospital Duisburg
- Duisburg, Germany
Sana Hospital Duisburg
Department of Cardiology, Pneumology and Internal Intensive Medicine
The Department of Internal Medicine I - Cardiology, Pulmonology and Intensive Care Medicine treats patients suffering from diseases that affect the heart and lungs. Patients with internal diseases can be also treated in interdisciplinary ICU. In the field of cardiology, patients with the following diseases are primarily treated: heart failure, coronary heart disease, cardiac arrhythmia, myocardial infarction, vascular diseases, valvular heart disease, hypertension and inflammation of the pericardium.
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
The medical priority of the Department of Internal Medicine II - Gastroenterology and Hepatology is the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of digestive organs. The functions of esophagus, stomach, duodenum and small intestine, large intestine, liver, biliary tract and pancreas can be disrupted by a variety of diseases. Symptoms like abdominal pain, diarrhea, constipation, bloating, blood in the stool, dysphagia, weight loss, jaundice are indications which should be taken seriously. The Department is “often recommended” according to the Focus List of Specialist Clinics for Colon Cancer 2016.
Department of Vascular Surgery
The Department of Vascular Surgery specializes in the surgery of blood vessels. The medical spectrum includes the diagnosis and all treatment methods of vascular diseases. Another important focus is the treatment of carotid artery stenosis. A timely operation aimed at carotid artery stenosis can prevent the stroke. In addition, a timely operation of the enlarged aorta can prevent life-threatening bleeding. Blood vessels in the arms and legs on the other hand are especially treated to prevent thrombosis or to counter the effects of smoking leg or diabetic foot.
Department of Oncology and Hematology
The Department of Internal Medicine III - Oncology/Hematology is responsible for treating cancers and diseases of blood and blood-forming organs. The department follows the guiding principle of patient-centered medicine. That means that all the staff always pay attention to the life-quality of the patients. In the field of Hematology/Oncology, all modern diagnostic measures are available. These include computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, bone scan, bone marrow aspiration, sonography and so on.
Department of Neurosurgery
The Department of Neurosurgery can treat neurological, neuropediatric and orbital diseases or relieve the illness through operations. Such diseases include cerebral hemorrhage, brain tumors, orbital tumors, tumors and malformations of children, herniated discs, spinal canal stenosis and spinal cord tumors. The Department of is one of the largest neurosurgical departments in Germany and has many years of experience in all areas of microsurgery and neuroendoscopy.
Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology
The Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology is able to treat seriously and multiply injured patients around the clock. Additional priorities of the department include pediatric traumatology (the treatment of injured children and adolescents) and geriatric traumatology (the treatment of bone fractures of the elderly people). The treatment of sports injuries is also part of the medical spectrum of the department.
Department of Plastic Surgery
The treatment spectrum of the Department of Plastic Surgery includes all modern surgical techniques of the plastic surgery. Medical priority comprises plastic-reconstructive and aesthetic breast and facial surgery. Skin tumors on the face, as well as aesthetically unpleasing ears or eyelids can also be treated. The spectrum of breast surgery includes breast reduction, enlargement, lift or implant exchange surgery.
Department of General, Abdominal and Thoracic Surgery
The priority of the Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery is the general and visceral operations according to latest scientific and oncological findings. These operations are primarily aimed at disease or tumors of the organs of the entire digestive tract and the endocrine glands of both adults and children. The main focus includes all laparoscopic (minimally invasive) surgery, oncological surgery of the digestive organs, coloproctology and endocrine surgery in close conjunction with other departments of the hospital.
Department of Neurology, Stroke Unit and Neurological Early Rehabilitation
The department of neurology deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system and muscle diseases. These include diseases such as stroke, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease and epilepsy, as well as herniated discs or spinal cord diseases. Stroke patients are treated mainly on the nationally certified stroke unit. Counseling and prevention are also major tasks.
Hans Joachim Bergerhausen
Department of Rheumatolgy
The Department of Rheumatology is integrated with the medical treatment of the whole hospital. The medical expertise of different medical disciplines ensures a comprehensive diagnosis and therapy of rheumatic diseases, not only those of joints, but also of internal organs. In other words, the department can provide patients suffering from rheumatic diseases with all diagnostic and therapeutic possibilities under one roof.
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics
The department of obstetrics and gynecology offers family-oriented midwifery with maximal safety. It ensures optimum medical care for risk births and premature births, multiple births and sudden emergencies. In the field of obstetrics, the clinic offers the full range of gynecological operations. Similarly, extended oncological interventions and operations are also carried out in the case of ache caused by prolapse and urinary incontinence.
Department of Pediatrics
The Department of Pediatrics treats acute and chronical diseases of children from birth until the end of the 18th year. The department has three specialized stations: a critical care and prematurity station, a station for infants and small children, and a station for children and adolescents.