University Hospital Marburg UKGM

location_on Marburg, Germany
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University Hospital Marburg UKGM

The University Hospital of Giessen and Marburg (UKGM) offers medical care, modern diagnosis and comprehensive treatment at the advanced international level. As a maximum care hospital, the UKGM covers the entire spectrum of modern medicine ranging from ophthalmology up to trauma surgery and dentistry. The hospital is mainly focused on surgery, neurosurgery, oncology, nephrology with kidney transplant and pediatrics. 

The university hospital is the third largest hospital in Germany. Two campuses of Giessen and Marburg annually provide treatment to over 436,000 patients: 342,000 patients are treated in the outpatient departments, whereas 94,000 receive medical care in different units of the hospital. The hospital is the first privatized university hospital in the country.

The UKGM makes an important contribution to the development of the main research focuses of the Medical Faculty of the Justus Liebig University Giessen and the Philipps University of Marburg. Many medical focuses implement cooperation projects in order to develop new products and services for the improvement of patient care. 

A wide range of diagnostic and therapeutic services, high quality of treatment and professionalism of medical workers contribute to the fact that the medical institution enjoys an excellent reputation not only in Germany, but also far beyond its borders.



Patients rooms

The University Hospital of Giessen and Marburg has at its disposal single and double rooms with a bathroom. The patient room units comprise sanitary areas (including shower, wash basin and WC) which are handicapped accessible. Patient rooms mostly have a balcony or terrace.

In the Department of Pediatrics and other specialties, there are also mother-child-rooms, which are available upon request. In the Departments of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Neurology as well as in the Pediatric Clinic, the patient rooms are equipped with electrically adjustable beds.

Meals and Menus

The supply of food and drinks for patients is made by the own kitchen (which is certified in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001:2000). The University Hospital of Giessen and Marburg provides patients of all Departments with a large offer in both whole food and diet. All meals are prepared from fresh ingredients in compliance with nutritional and physiological guidelines of recognized professional associations. The clinic offers an outstanding selection of meals, including a component selection for the breakfast, several sets of standardized meals for lunch and dinner, the components for which can be chosen separately.

Stationary patients are offered on request mineral water, diverse teas and in some departments juices. In some departments, these services are also offered to the ambulatory patients.

Further details

Standard rooms include:






Almost all patient rooms are equipped with TV sets. Please ask the nursing staff for all information regarding its usage.


The University Hospital of Giessen and Marburg offers its patients the possibility to attend both protestant and catholic services.

Accompanying person

The Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine has at its disposal apartments for parents, which are available for parents of children treated on an inpatient basis. In several specialties there is also a possibility to accommodate accompanying persons, if requested.


You may stay at the hotel during the outpatient program. Our employees will support you for selecting the best option.

About the city

Marburg is an old university city in Hessen with a population of about 74,000 people. It is an important center of art and culture that offers its guests numerous cultural events. The city is a popular destination for tourists. The main attractions include the St. Elizabeth's Church, the castle and the historic center of the city. In addition, the University of Marburg, which was founded in 1527, is the oldest of the existing Protestant universities in the world. The architectural structures and students of the university characterize the urban landscape of Marburg even today.

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