University Hospital Cologne
Department of Dermatology and Venereology (26165)
Esther von Stebut-Borschitz
Specialized in: dermatology, venereology
The Department of Dermatology and Venereology treats skin diseases, including diseases of the visible mucous membranes and the so-called appendages of the skin (hair, nails). The department under the direction of Prof. Dr. med. Esther von Stebut-Borschitz is constantly undertaking scientific research in the field of dermatovenereology.
The department pays key attention to such diseases as neurodermatitis, psoriasis or skin tumors (white or black skin cancer), as well as allergies, bullous diseases, infections of the skin or mucous membranes caused by viruses, bacteria or fungi. In addition, the department also treats sexually transmitted diseases, venous diseases, chronic wounds and ulcers. The diagnosis and treatment are based on a comprehensive approach, since the condition of the skin can be affected by numerous diseases, including connective tissue disorders and other disorders of the immune system.
The Department of Dermatology and Venereology includes one polyclinic with special outpatient departments, operating rooms and an outpatient clinic. All together, the inpatient department contains 56 beds in both single and double patient rooms.
The department was successfully certified according to the DIN EN ISO 9001 standard by the Certification Society TÜV Süd in September 2010. In addition, the department is certified as the Skin Tumor Center by the German Cancer Society.
- Cologne, Germany