University Hospital Marburg UKGM
- Marburg, Germany
University Hospital Marburg UKGM
Detlef K. Bartsch
Department of Abdominal, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
The Department of Abdominal, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery at the University Hospital Marburg treats almost all surgical diseases. The spectrum includes all diseases of the internal organs and glands, lungs, abdominal wall and all vessels outside the thorax. In addition, the Department performs organ transplantations (kidney, pancreas).
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital Marburg offers you the entire spectrum of oral and maxillofacial surgery (OMS) at the university level ranging from outpatient dentoalveolar (dental) surgery and implantology (Unit of Oral Surgery and Implantology) up to complex inpatient interventions in oral and maxillofacial surgery.
Department of Neurosurgery
The Department of Neurology at the University Hospital Marburg offers you the full range of neurosurgical procedures. There are annually performed over 200 operations. The Department is focused on the treatment of brain / pituitary tumors, spinal neurosurgery and pediatric neurosurgery.
Claus Franz Vogelmeier
Department of Pulmonology
The Department of Pulmonology at the University Hospital Marburg specializes in the treatment of lung diseases. The most common lung diseases include chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), bronchial asthma or pneumonia, as well as cancers (lung / bronchial cancer) or sleep-related breathing disorders.
Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology
The Department of Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery at the University Hospital Marburg offers the full range of modern orthopedics, rheumatology and trauma surgery. The Department specializes in artificial replacement of all large joints (hip, knee, ankle, shoulder and elbow). Considerable importance is ascribed to the renewal of endoprostheses using joint replacement surgery, restoration of large bone defects and the use of special implants.
Department of Hematology, Oncology and Immunology
The main objective of the Department of Hematology, Oncology and Immunology at the University Hospital Marburg is to provide a comprehensive treatment to patients suffering from cancers within the Comprehensive Cancer Center. The Department is highly competent in the diagnosis and treatment of leukemia, molecular biology of malignant tumors with a focus placed on myeloid leukemia and gastrointestinal lymphomas.
Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Internal Intensive Medicine
The Department of Cardiology at the University Hospital Marburg specializes in the intensive care of urgent cardiac cases, the use of modern catheter methods in the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias and narrowed coronary arteries with the help of hemodynamic support systems and without them. The diagnostic capabilities include not only a wide range of modern noninvasive diagnostic methods, but also all interventional invasive and circulatory support procedures.
Department of Neuropathology
The Department of Neuropathology at the University Hospital Marburg deals with pathological changes in the central and peripheral nervous systems, cerebral meninges and skeletal muscles. The main task of the Department is to determine an accurate diagnosis based on the histological examination of tissues.
Thomas Mathias Gress
Department of Gastroenterology, Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Infectology
The Department of Gastroenterology at the University Hospital Marburg specializes in the treatment of benign and malignant diseases of the digestive tract and endocrine glands, as well as in the treatment of metabolic disorders and infectious diseases. To provide the treatment of this wide range of diseases as best as possible, the Department has three focuses: gastroenterology, metabolism and clinical infectology, including the Unit of Endoscopy, as well as endocrinology and diabetology.
Department of Gynecology, Gynecological Endocrinology and Oncology
In addition to the entire spectrum of modern gynecology, the Department of Gynecology at the University Hospital Marburg offers both diagnosis and treatment of all gynecological clinical pictures. These include oncological diseases of the genitals, vagina, cervix, uterus (endometrial cancer, sarcomas), ovaries and fallopian tubes (ovarian and fallopian tube cancer), as well as peritoneal cancer (primary peritoneal carcinoma).
Department of Nephrology
The Department of Nephrology at the University Hospital Marburg is dedicated to the treatment of patients with internal diseases, especially those with kidney diseases and hypertension. The Department also offers both diagnosis and treatment of conditions requiring intensive care (failure of several organs and acute kidney injury), chronic kidney disease, dialysis and other methods of detoxification, as well as kidney transplantation and combined kidney-pancreas transplantation.
Rolf F. Maier
Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
The Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine at the University Hospital Marburg offers the treatment of the entire spectrum of diseases in children and adolescents. The focuses of the clinical activity include neonatology, pediatric nephrology and transplant nephrology, as well as pediatric pulmonology and allergology. The preoperative and postoperative care is provided by pediatricians and pediatric nurses in close cooperation with the corresponding specialists within the children’s hospital.
Department of Neurology
The Department of Neurology at the University Hospital Marburg is primarily focused on the inpatient and outpatient treatment of patients with all types of cerebrovascular disease. In cooperation with the Departments of Neurosurgery and Neuroradiology, the Department offers all options of modern diagnosis and treatment.
Department of Obstetrics and Perinatal Medicine
The Department of Obstetrics and Perinatal Medicine takes care of pregnancy and childbirth in a family-oriented ambience. In close cooperation with the Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, the Department offers an optimal medical care for high-risk pregnancies not only for patients from Marburg, but also for those from many others regions. The University Hospital Marburg annually performs about 1,400 deliveries.
Department of Ophthalmology
The Department of Ophthalmology at the University Hospital Marburg has the very latest diagnostic and treatment methods for diseases of the eye, eye muscles, lacrimal passages and eyelids. Thanks to close cooperation with the children's hospital, Departments of Neurology, Neuroradiology, Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, here you can find all diagnostic and therapeutic methods available in modern medicine.
Boris A. Stuck
Department of Otolaryngology
The Department at the University Hospital Marburg provides the full range of otolaryngology, head and neck surgery. The main focus is placed on nose and paranasal sinus surgery, a comprehensive cochlear implantation program, which includes the maintenance of the installed middle ear auditory systems, the entire range of oncology in this field, as well as on the treatment of patients with vascular malformations in the head and neck provided in the interregional center.
Department of Dermatology and Allergology
The Department of Dermatology and Allergology at the University Hospital Marburg offers a wide range of diagnostic and therapeutic options available in modern dermatology. The Department is the certified Skin Cancer Center, which offers both diagnosis and treatment of malignant skin tumors, plastic reconstructive skin surgery, sentinel lymph node extirpation, as well as surgery for skin metastases, chemotherapy, immunotherapy, additional examinations, including high-resolution ultrasound.
Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology
The Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology at the University Hospital Marburg offers both diagnosis and treatment of all urologic clinical pictures in children and adults. The Department is highly competent in the treatment of male genital organs, especially prostate and external genital organs. In accordance with the requirements of the German Cancer Society, the Department has been certified as the Prostate Cancer Center. In addition, there are performed all types of surgical procedures to treat genitourinary and retroperitoneal cancers.
Department of Pediatric Surgery
The Department of Pediatric Surgery at the University Hospital Marburg offers your child an age-appropriate treatment adapted for children. Your child and you stay in the medical center together. The main treatment focuses include pediatric surgery, neonatal surgery and surgery for eliminating malformations, pediatric urology, pediatric tumor surgery, thoracic surgery, pediatric trauma surgery, plastic surgery (including burn surgery), treatment of vascular malformations and minimally invasive surgery.
Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
The Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery at the University Hospital Marburg offers the full range of adult cardiac surgery, with the exception of organ transplantation. The vascular interventions in the large arteries of the chest are also among the main objectives of the Department. The main focus of the Department is placed on the surgical treatment of coronary heart disease and its consequences, reconstruction or replacement of the affected heart valves and surgical treatment of cardiac arrhythmias.