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University Hospital Bonn

Bonn, Germany

According to the authoritative Focus magazine, the University Hospital Bonn ranks among the top ten medical facilities in Germany!

The hospital was opened on January 1, 2001, although in fact it inherits the medical facility, which operated at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Bonn. The hospital in Germany combines all the highest standards of modern university medicine of the international level. A highly competent team of experienced physicians, which consists of more than 8,000 employees from various fields, takes care of the patients’ health.

The hospital has 32 specialized departments and 23 institutes, which implement the highest standards of treatment in Germany. On their basis, in addition to  the successful clinical activities, the productive research and training of young specialists are carried out. Also, the hospital has 10 intensive care units and more than 30 cutting-edge operating rooms. They are equipped with the advanced surgical, navigation and monitoring systems, which provide sparing and the most effective surgical treatment. The total number of places for hospitalization is 1,250 beds.

The hospital presents all fields of medicine, while many of them are awarded by prestigious German and international certificates. For example, in 2007, the Comprehensive Cancer Center of the hospital became one of the four winners at the nationwide competition among Cancer Centers of Excellence. The research focuses primarily on the clinical genetics and genetic epidemiology, neurology, immunology and infectiology, hepatology and gastroenterology, and diseases of the cardiovascular system. The research findings contribute to the development of new therapeutic methods and overall improvement of treatment in Germany. 

The main value for all employees of the hospital in Germany is human health, his individual needs and wishes, therefore, despite the high-tech infrastructure, the focus remains on the human attitude and respect for each patient.

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Department of Adult and Pediatric Urology

Manuel Ritter Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology

Mignon-Denise Keyver-Paik PD Dr. med.

Department of Obstetrics and Prenatal Medicine

Brigitte Strizek Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Neurology

Thomas Klockgether Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Adult and Pediatric Ophthalmology

Frank G. Holz Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Dermatology and Allergology

Thomas Bieber Prof. Dr. med. Dr.h.c.

Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pulmonology

Georg Nickenig Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Neurosurgery

Hartmut Vatter Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology

Dieter Christian Wirtz Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Cardiac Surgery

Hendrik Treede Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Oral, Maxillofacial and Facial Plastic Surgery

Franz-Josef Kramer Prof. Dr. med. Dr. dent.

Department of General Pediatrics

Rainer Ganschow Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Adult and Pediatric Otolaryngology

Friedrich Bootz Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery

Klaus-Jürgen Walgenbach PD Dr. med.

Department of Pediatric Cardiology

Johannes Breuer Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

Dagmar Dilloo Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Nuclear Medicine

Markus Essler Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Adult and Pediatric Epileptology

Rainer Surges Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Pediatric Orthopedics and Neuro-Orthopedics

Richard Placzek Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery

Hannes Haberl Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Pediatric Surgery

Andreas Heydweiller Dr. med.

Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

Bahman Esmailzadeh Dr. med.

Department of Human Genetics

Markus Nothen Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Mammology

Andree Faridi Prof. Dr. med.


Patients rooms

The patients of the University Hospital Bonn live in cozy single, double and triple rooms, designed in bright colors. The standard room furnishing includes a comfortable bed with a remote control, a bedside table, a wardrobe, a table and chairs, as well as a TV and a telephone. Each patient room is equipped with an ensuite bathroom with toilet and shower. The hospital also provides enhanced-comfort rooms.

Meals and Menus

The patients of the hospital are offered tasty and balanced three meals a day: breakfast, lunch and dinner. Every day each meal features three different menus, including a vegetarian one. If you for some reason do not eat all the food, you will be offered an individual menu. Please inform the medical staff about your dietary preferences prior to the treatment.

Further details

Standard rooms include:



Christian priests are available for the patients at any time. Representatives of other religions may be requested at any time.

Accompanying person

Your companion may stay with you in your room or at a hotel of your choice during the fixed program.


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

The hospital offers a full range of laboratory tests (general, hormonal, tests for infections, antibodies, tumor markers, etc.), genetic tests, various modifications of ultrasound scans, CT scans, MRI and PET / CT, angiography, myelography, biopsy and other examinations. Treatment with medications, endoscopic and robotic operations, stereotaxic interventions is carried out here, modern types of radiation therapy are also used. The hospital offers patients all the necessary therapeutic techniques.

  • Surgical treatment of the brain tumors, tumors of spinal cord and spine
  • Replacement of all joints, resection arthroplasty
  • Deep brain stimulation and vagus nerve stimulation in patients with epilepsy
  • Multimodal complex treatment of Parkinson disease
  • Thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR)

These are benign and malignant breast pathologies, malignant tumors of various localizations, neuromuscular diseases, stroke, retinal pathologies and various visual impairments, infertility, autoimmune diseases, epilepsy, coronary artery disease and myocardial infarction, leukemia and other pathologies.

  • Ophthalmology
  • Epileptology
  • Reproductive medicine
  • Hematology and oncology
  • Neurosurgery

Over 8,000 highly qualified doctors and other employees work at the hospital.


The ancient city of Bonn is located on the banks of the Rhine River. More than two thousand years of history of Bonn have left behind numerous architectural monuments and historically significant buildings, which are concentrated in the city. Today, Bonn is the cultural and industrial center of the country. It annually attracts thousands of tourists from all over the world and fascinates them with its extraordinary atmosphere.

Cozy and calm Bonn disposes to slow walks, especially in the southern quarters of the city, where old houses have been preserved. Most of the attractions of Bonn are concentrated in the historical center of the city. The most outstanding places of the city, which are certainly worth a visit, are the Cathedral Church, which construction began in the XII century, the St. Mary’s Church, the Old Town Hall, which is one of the most famous and beautiful buildings in the city.

It is worth noting that the great composer Ludwig van Beethoven was born in Bonn, in whose honor the museum with a magnificent collection of materials about the composer, his manuscripts and musical instruments was built here. Bonn also offers other interesting museums, for example, the Bonn Historical Museum, the Museum of Zoology, the Women's Museum.

The city has many park areas and green spaces. A variety of magnificent plants can be seen in the Botanical Garden and on the Alley of Poppelsdorf Palace. On the banks of the Rhine, there is the Rheinaue Park with a Japanese garden.