University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden
- Dresden, Germany
University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden
Department of Otolaryngology
The Department of Otolaryngology at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden offers patients advanced technology and unrivaled expertise. There is offered the full range of otolaryngology, though a special focus is on otology, rhinology, laryngology, oncology and hemangiomas.
Lutz E. Pillunat
Department of Ophthalmology
The Department of Ophthalmology at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden offers medical care to patients with eye diseases on an inpatient and outpatient basis. The treatment options and focuses include cataract surgery, implantation of intraocular lenses, keratoplasty, glaucoma surgery, injury and reconstructive surgery, vitreoretinal microsurgery, macular surgery, eye muscle surgery orbital surgery, etc.
Department of Dermatology
The Department of Dermatology at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden treats patients with skin disorders and allergies. The spectrum of medical services includes allergology, general dermatology, andrology, aesthetic and laser medicine, autoimmune dermatoses, immune deficiency, neurodermatitis, photodermatology, psoriasis, venous diseases, outpatient clinic for the treatment of wounds / ulcers on the legs etc.
Department of Hematology and Blood Stem Cell Transplantation
The Department of Hematology and Blood Stem Cell Transplantation, which is part of the Internal Medicine I at the University Hospital in Dresden, offers patients the most advanced diagnosis and a top-class treatment. The Department is focused on the treatment of maglinant diseases of the hematopoietic and lymphatic systems.
Department of Neurology
The Department of Neurology at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden deals with the treatment of all diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system, as well as the muscles. The most important clinical pictures in the field of neurology are circulatory disorders of the brain (strokes), multiple sclerosis, the so-called neurodegenerative diseases, such as Parkinson’s disease and cerebellar disease.
Department of Oncology
The Department of Oncology, which is part of the Internal Medicine I at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden, treats patients with various tumor diseases. The Department specializes in the treatment of such diseases as tumors (cancer) of the digestive tract (esophagus, stomach, intestine, pancreas), lung cancer, connective tissue tumors (sarcomas), as well as germinal cell tumors.
Department of Urology
The Department of Urology at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden provides expert knowledge and sophisticated treatments in all areas of urology. The range of services includes general urology, urological oncology, pediatric urology, andrology, female urology and neurourology. There is also provided treatment in such highly specialized fields as kidney transplantation, treatment of incontinence, urolithiasis, as well as of malignant prostatic syndrome.
Maja von der Hagen
Department of Neuropediatrics
The Department of Neuropediatrics at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden in Germany deals with the diagnosis and treatment of children and adolescents with neurological diseases. These include inflammatory and metabolic diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system, neuromuscular diseases, epilepsies, neoplasms of the central and peripheral nervous system, perinatal lesions of the nervous system or congenital pathologic syndromes and diagnosis of the developmental delay.
Department of Pneumology
The Department of Pneumology of the Internal Medicine I at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden treats patients with diseases of the lower respiratory tract and the lungs, pulmonary vascular diseases, pleural diseases, sleep-related disorders, as well as respiratory muscle failure.
Department of Nephology
The Department of Nephrology is part of the Internal Medicine III at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden. The diagnosis and treatment of kidney diseases and hypertension make up a special focus of the Department. In addition to the full range of special diagnostic and therapeutic methods in the field of nephrology, patients with kidney failure can have kidney transplantation.
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
The Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, which is part of the Internal Medicine I at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden, deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, liver and pancreas. The Department is also actively engaged in cooperation with internal colleagues of the Internal Medicine I, the Department of General, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery and the Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, as well as the University Cancer Center (UCC).
Department of Abdominal, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
The Department of Abdominal, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden in Germany offers the full range of services in its specialization. There is provided “open” and minimally invasive (laparoscopic) surgical treatment. The Department also specializes in pancreas transplantation.
Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders
The medical team of the Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden deals with the diagosis and treatment of hormonal and metabolic disorders. The most common clinical pictures, treated in the Department, include thyroid diseases, diabetes / metabolic syndrome and osteoporosis.
Department of Neurosurgery
The Department of Neurosurgery at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden provides treatment and care for people with diseases of the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves. The Department has three operating rooms, where are annually performed about 2,000 operations.
Department of Clinical Genetics
The department of Clinical Genetics at the University Hospital Dresden cares for patients and their families with genetically-related diseases, especially if there is mental retardation or developmental disorder. The department has a unique experience in conducting syndrome diagnostics and is the Center for Familial Breast and Ovarian Cancer as well as Familial Colorectal Cancer, accredited by the German Cancer Society.
Department for Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery
The University Center for Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden is one of the first institutions of its kind in Germany. The diagnostic and therapeutic spectrum covers the treatment of diseases and injuries of the musculoskeletal system, as well as the treatment of severe and the most severe injuries.
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics
The Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden in Germany offers patients an optimal, individualized treatment at the highest level. There is provided a wide range of medical services in the field of surgical and conservative gynecology, reproductive medicine and obstetrics.
Department of Pediatrics
The Department of Pediatrics at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden in Germany offers a wide range of services in all fields of pediatric and adolescent medicine. In addition to various specialized inpatient wards and a variety of outpatient and functional sections, the Department has a large intensive care unit and its private emergency room.
Department of Pediatric Surgery
The Department of Pediatric Surgery at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden in Germany offers children and adolescents an optimal medical care and a comfortable stay. There is a special focus on surgery of premature and newborn babies, abdominal surgery, pediatric trauma surgery, pediatric urology, surgery for hydrocephalus, thoracic surgery, tumor surgery, treatment of (steam) burns, craniosynostosis and hand surgery. If possible, each surgery is minimally invasive.
Department of Rheumatology
The Department of Rheumatology at the Internal Medicine III of the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden is the only Center in Dresden, which offers the entire spectrum of inpatient and outpatient rheumatology. There is a special focus on the treatment of patients with systemic autoimmune diseases (e.g. SLE), as well as on an early detection and treatment of inflammatory vascular diseases.
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden in Germany provides an inpatient and outpatient treatment to patients with diseases of the teeth, oral cavity, as well as head and neck. Due to the state-of-the-art equipment and highly qualified physicians, there are used all common conventional and innovative treatments.
Department of Radiation Therapy, Radiation Oncology and Proton Therapy
The Department of Radiation Therapy and Radiation Oncology at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden offers You the entire spectrum of modern radiation therapy at the highest medical and technological level. As the largest Radiation Oncology Center of Eastern Saxony, the Department annually treats 1,800 cancer patients, 450 of them are inpatients.
Department of Nuclear Medicine
The Department of Nuclear Medicine at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden is distinguished due to ist high professional competence in the field of diagnosis and treatment by open radionuclides. The treatment by open radionuclides has been provided in the Department since 1970. The most common treatment form is thyroid radioiodine therapy.