- Giessen, Germany
Department of General, Abdominal, Thoracic, Transplant and Pediatric Surgery
The clinic brings all areas of modern surgery and related medical directions together, including endocrine surgery, endoscopy, pediatric surgery, plastic and reconstructive surgery, thoracic surgery, transplantation, removal of tumors and vascular surgery.
Department of Traumatology, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery
The department is one of the largest centers among German university clinics of accidental surgery. As a center of supra-regional importance, the department helps 2300 patients in stationary mode and 22000 outpatients every year. The department is focused on optimal trauma treatment and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases.
Department of Urology, Pediatric Urology and Andrology
The department offers 47 beds for inpatients and provides urological and andrologic diagnosis and treatment. Each year over 2000 patients receive treatments in stationary mode, and over 4000 as outpatients. Currently the department employs 16 doctors and applies the latest medical technology. The department is also a certified training center for European andrologists, as well as the central institution of reproductive medicine in the Germany federal state Hessen.
Department of Cardiosurgery, Pediatric Cardiosurgery and Vascular Surgery
The Department of Cardiosurgery, Pediatric Cardiosurgery and Vascular Surgery offers a full range of techniques in the field of cardiovascular surgery; in the clinic, about 2,000 operations are conducted every year, in strict accordance with the latest standards and under control of regulatory organisations (BQS, GQH), which are ensuring compliance with consistently high quality of service. Patients are in constant contact with the staff and medical experts, and are consulted in details about all the nuances of the upcoming treatment.
Department of Orthopedics and Orthopedic Surgery
The clinic offers treatment in outpatient and inpatient mode and practices both traditional and advanced methods of treatment. The key competencies of the clinic include: arthroscopy, joint replacement, hand and foot surgery, pediatric orthopedics, rheumatic orthopedics, sports orthopedics, tumor orthopedics and spine orthopedics.
Department of Neurosurgery
The experienced and highly motivated team of the department offers a full range of neurosurgical operating procedures. Each year the specialists conduct about 2,000 operations. The medical staff of the department practices an approach based on the individual characteristics and needs of the patient, with high professionalism and friendliness.
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
The department offers medical services in various areas, including: Surgical treatment of lesions and abnormalities of the maxillofacial area, treatment of cleft lip and cleft palate, treatment of asymmetry and skull deformities by infants, tumor surgery, laser therapy etc.
Department of Cardiology and Angiology
The clinic includes: Emergency Department (general, hypertension, heart failure, sports injuries, heart rhythm disturbances), Department of Angiology which offers diagnosis, treatment, conservative and interventional therapy, rehabilitation and prevention techniques for vascular disease, Department (lab) of cardiac catheterization, Department of cardiac pacing and defibrillation etc.
Department of Pneumology, Infectiology, Gastroenterology, Nephrology and Internal Intensive Medicine
The department of internal medicine II includes general internal medicine and a number of priority areas of medical branch. The clinic offers a wide range of newest investigation techniques and innovative treatment skills in the fields of pulmonary and respiratory diseases (pneumology), kidney disease (nephrology), the gastro-intestinal diseases (gastroenterology), infectious diseases (infectious diseases) and intensive care.
Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolic Medicine
The department of internal medicine III includes general internal medicine, especially emphasis on endocrinology, diabetology, metabolism and nutritional medicine. The clinic offers diagnosis and treatment for all common and rare diseases of the above disciplines and has access to new drugs and treatment methods in the context of clinical study. In terms of a holistic and interdisciplinary treatment, the patients occupy the center stage.
Department of Oncology, Hematology, Palliative and Abdominal Medicine
The department of internal medicine IV and V includes general internal medicine and a number of priority areas of this subject. The clinic offers a wide range of newest innovative treatments especially in the fields of medical oncology, hematology and palliative care. In terms of the medical emphases, the clinic has access to multidisciplinary diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in line with the cutting edge current scientific development.
Department of General Pediatrics and Neonatology
The department of general pediatrics and neonatoloy is a part of the paediatric clinic of the hospital, the Center for Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. Its tasks are mainly general pediatrics and nursing care of the premature and newborn baby. The clinic has a very comprehensive range of treatments, namely obesity, diabetology, endocrinology, family psychosomatics, neonatology, rheumatology and pediatric gastroenterology.
Department of Pediatric Cardiology
The department of pediatric cardiology treats children and adolescents with heart disease. The medical competence includes cardiac transplantation, magnetic resonance imaging, and electrophysiology. The clinic - one of Germany's largest and Europe's leader in heart transplantations of infants and children - is now equipped with one of world's most advanced magnetic resonance imaging. Another medical emphasis is complex cardiac arrhythmias of children and adolescents.
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics
The department of gynecology and obstetrics offers a maximum range in the field of gynecology and obstetrics. It offers midwifery on a high level to ensure the safety of the mother and the child. Another medical emphasis is the treatment of oncology. Besides breast cancer, the treatment spectrum include includes all gynecological tumors of the abdomen, such as genital cancers, uterine cancer, cervical cancer and ovarian cancer.
Department of Neurology
The aim of Neurology is to provide inpatients and outpatients suffering from neurological disorders with medical care at the highest level. The medical emphases are cerebrovascular disorders, neuroimmunology, themes of the neurological intensive care and movement disorders. As an important precondition, the scientific workers of the clinic are engaged to medical care intensely with basic and clinically oriented research as well as innovative care projects parallelly.
Department of Ophthalmology
The department of ophthalmology is equipped with the latest diagnostic and therapeutic possibilities. It offers the entire spectrum of conservative and surgical ophthalmology. It is the largest clinic for eye muscle surgery of all severities in German-language area. Another specialty is the diagnosis and treatment of hereditary eye diseases. For the treatment of complex diseases is a close cooperation with all other disciplines available.
Jens Peter Klußmann
Department of Otolaryngology
The department of otolaryngology covers the entire spectrum of ear, nose and throat medicine of the highest level. The medical emphases are the treatment of benign and malignant head and neck tumors, plastic-aesthetic facial surgery and reconstructive surgery of head and neck, the surgical treatment of ear diseases and hearing disorders, the treatment of benign and malignant salivary gland tumors, the therapy of larynx surgery and sinus surgery.
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology
The department of dermatology, venereology and allergology treats patients with skin diseases and allergy symptoms. The medical emphases are chronic inflammatory diseases of the skin and autoimmune diseases, infectious diseases of the skin, allergy and occupationally caused skin diseases, dermato-oncology, dermatologic surgery, psychodermatology. The clinic devoted itself to offer patient-oriented medical care in accordance with the newest development of knowledge.