University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden

Dresden, Germany

About University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden

The University Clinic Carl Gustav Carus offers medical care at the highest level and covers the entire spectrum of modern medicine. The clinic unites 21 specialized clinics, five interdisciplinary centers and three institutes. Every year more than 50,000 patients from around the world undergo here inpatient treatment, and more than 200,000 patients are served on an outpatient basis.

All the latest technologies, innovative methods of diagnosis and treatment are actively used in the University Clinic of Dresden. More than 700 of physicians of the clinic specialize in all areas of modern medicine, and 1,600 of nursing stuff take care of patients.

Patients of all departments of the University Clinic live in single and double comfortable rooms with private bathroom, equipped with TV, radio, telephone and safe. There are comfortable lounges and cafeterias for patients and their visitors.

Location of hospital

Dresden is the capital city of the Free State of Saxony in Germany. It is situated in a valley on the River Elbe, near the Czech border. The city is one of the largest industrial, transport and cultural centers of Germany. Dresden hosts the Staatlichen Kunstsammlungen Dresden (Dresden State Art Collections) which, according to the institution’s own statements, place it among the most important museums presently in existence. The art collections consist of twelve museums, of which the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister (Old Masters Gallery) and the Grünes Gewölbe (Green Vault) are the most famous. 63 per cent of the territory of the city is covered with forests and parks. The biggest park of Dresden is the Grosser Garten (Great Garden). It is oblong in shape and covers an area of about 2 km2 in a central location of the city. The great number of places of interest attract many visitors to Dresden: Dresdner Residenzschloss (Dresden Castle), the Katolische Hofkirche (Dresden Cathedral), the Festung Königstein (Königstein Fortress), etc.

Accommodation in hospital