University Hospital Frankfurt am Main
- Frankfurt am Main, Germany
University Hospital Frankfurt am Main
Department of Adult and Pediatric Diagnostic, Interventional Radiology
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Diagnostic, Interventional Radiology provides the full range of services in these fields and specializes in conducting radiologic examinations, high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) therapy, vascular, oncological, orthopedic and urologic interventions. The department includes specialized Sections for Gynecologic, Pediatric and Orthopedic Radiology.
Department of Ophthalmology
The Department of Ophthalmology offers patients the full range of services in the field of diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases. The Department is one of the most advanced and well-equipped Ophthalmology Centers in Germany. It offer ultramodern methods for the treatment of ophthalmic diseases.
Department of Oral and Plastic Maxillofacial Surgery
The Department of Oral, Maxillofacial and Plastic Surgery is part of the Surgery Center functioning in the hospital. The department is mainly focused on surgery and dentistry. The range of services covers the treatment of injuries of jaw bones and facial bones of the skull, covered by soft tissues, treatment of all tumors in the oral cavity, on the face and in the surrounding tissues.
Department of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Mammology
The Department of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Mammology ranks among the top German departments specializing in obstetrics and breast cancer treatment! The department offers patients a wide range of medical services. It treats patients with general gynecological, mammological diseases and infertility. Also, the department provides obstetric services.
Wolf O. Bechstein
Department of General and Abdominal Surgery
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of General and Abdominal Surgery ranks among the top German departments specializing in colon cancer treatment! The department deals with the treatment of all general and abdominal surgical diseases and performs surgery to transplant liver, kidney and pancreas. As the University Bowel Cancer Center and the Pancreas Cancer Center, the department is included into the Interdisciplinary University Cancer Center (UCT).
Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
The Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery is an important national center for both planned and emergency treatment of cardiovascular diseases. To provide an effective and high quality medical care, the department has an experienced team of doctors and state-of-the-art medical equipment.
Department of Pediatric Surgery and Urology
The Department of Pediatric Surgery and Urology deals with the treatment of surgical diseases in children from a neonatal period and up to the age of 18. The department specializes in the treatment of congenital defects, urological and oncological diseases in children. Many interventions are performed minimally invasively. Furthermore, the department specializes in the treatment of hemangiomas and vascular pathologies.
Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery ranks among the top German departments specializing in cardiac surgery! The department is a distinguished institution in this field of medicine. It is especially focused on coronary artery bypass surgery, heart valve surgery, aortic surgery, lung surgery and transplant surgery.
Felix K.-H. Chun
Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology ranks among the top German departments specializing in prostate cancer treatment! The department specializes in urological tumor diseases, endourology with modern kidney stone therapy, treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia and reconstructive urology with the units for urinary diversion, treatment of incontinence, urethral surgery and prosthetics.
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology
The Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology provides a wide range of medical services and all the options of modern highly effective medicine in the field of diagnostics and therapy of all types of dermatological diseases. In particular, the department offers all methods of modern surgical dermatology, as well as the latest diagnostic and therapeutic methods.
Department of Otolaryngology
The Department of Otolaryngology covers the entire spectrum of modern otolaryngology. The special focuses include diagnosis and treatment of hearing impaired and deaf children and adults. As one of the first institutions in this field, the department supervises the largest Cochlear Implant Program in Rhein-Main region and ranks among the leading German hospitals.
Department of Neurosurgery
The Department of Neurosurgery specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of neurosurgical diseases. The department has state-of-the-art neurosurgical equipment and a team of highly qualified doctors. It offers both conservative and surgical diagnosis and treatment of all diseases of the central and peripheral nervous systems.
Department of Human Genetics
The Department of Human Genetics offers comprehensive counseling and diagnostics of all genetically determined diseases. The diagnostics of developmental defect of unclear origin and/or motormental disorders in children is conducted in cooperation with the Department of Pediatrics. In addition, the department also specializes in the diagnostics and treatment for patients with oncological diseases in the family medical history.
Department of Neurology
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Neurology ranks among the top German departments specializing in the treatment of multiple sclerosis and Parkinson's disease! The department has comprehensive capabilities for the treatment of neurologic diseases on both an inpatient and outpatient basis. The interdisciplinary range of clinical services is complemented by special treatment methods.
The Tumor Center at the University Hospital Frankfurt provides cancer patients with high quality diagnosis, treatment and care. The physicians of the center cooperate with the specialists from the Nordwest Hospital. Both diagnosis and therapy are carried out in accordance with the uniform, evidence-based and continuously updated guidelines. There are used the most advanced diagnostic and treatment methods for cancer.
Department of Gastroenterology, Pulmonology, Allergology and Endocrinology
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Gastroenterology, Pulmonology, Allergology and Endocrinology ranks among the top German departments specializing in diabetes treatment! The main areas of specialization of the department include gastroenterology, hepatology, pulmonology, allergology, endocrinology, diabetology and nutritional medicine.
Department of Hematology, Oncology, Hemostaseology, Rheumatology and Infectiology
The Department of Hematology, Oncology, Hemostaseology, Rheumatology and Infectiology specializes in the treatment of all diseases of the hematopoietic system and solid tumors. The most important focuses of the department include treatment of acute and chronic leukemia, malignant lymphomas, treatment of solid tumors, such as lung tumors, gastrointestinal tumors, renal cell carcinomas, soft tissue and bone sarcomas.
Department of Cardiology and Angiology
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Cardiology and Angiology ranks among the top German departments in the treatment of heart diseases! The department offers the full range of services in the field of diagnosis and treatment of cardiological and angiologic disorders. In addition, there are available modern invasive/interventional treatment procedures. Such clinical pictures as heart rhythm disorders, heart failure, cardiac valve disorders, hypertension, etc. can be treated on the outpatient basis.
Department of Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery
The Department of Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery covers all fields of traumatology ranging from minimally invasive joint surgery up to a comprehensive care of patients with the most severe injuries. The service range includes surgical treatment of injuries and orthopedic clinical pictures, including hand surgery, pediatric traumatology, spine surgery and reconstructive orthopedic surgery.
Department of Orthopedics, Special Orthopaedic Surgery and Rheumatic Orthopedics
The Department of Orthopedics, Special Orthopaedic Surgery and Rheumatic Orthopedics specializes in the surgical and conservative treatment of diseases of the musculoskeletal system. The treatment is provided on both an outpatient and inpatient basis.
Department of Nuclear Medicine
The Department of Nuclear Medicine offers patients all diagnostic and treatment methods in the field of nuclear medicine. The department carries out all common and many special examinations. The outpatient clinic diagnoses about 8,000 patients every year.
Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology ranks among the top German departments specializing in radiation therapy! The department offers the full range of modern methods for cancer treatment. The department is staffed by a team of highly qualified specialists who aim to provide quality and effective medical care.
Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
The Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine specializes in 5 focuses and deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases in children and adolescents. The department has the best specialists and state-of-the-art medical equipment, which ensures the provision of high quality medical services.
Department of Nephrology
The Department of Nephrology treats acute and chronic kidney diseases, hypertension, systemic diseases (e.g., Wegener's disease, lupus erythematosus). In addition, it offers general internal diagnostics and treatment (e.g., screening examinations). The outpatient nephrological clinic treats patients with acute and chronic kidney diseases who are not yet dependent on renal replacement therapy. Particular attention is also given to the treatment of hypertension and transplantation medicine.
Department of Pediatric Stem Cell Transplantation and Immunology
The Department of Pediatric Stem Cell Transplantation and Immunology offers treatment for children, adolescents and young adults with malignant and non-malignant diseases. The department specializes in autologous, allogeneic and haploidentical stem cell transplantation. The clinic belongs to the largest pediatric Transplant Centers in Germany.