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University Hospital Halle (Saale)

University Hospital Halle (Saale)

Halle, Germany

According to the prestigious Focus magazine, the University Hospital Halle (Saale) ranks among the top German medical facilities!

The history of the hospital has more than 300 years, and during this time it managed to earn an excellent reputation not only in Germany, but throughout the world. The hospital positions itself as a specialized medical facility for the treatment of very severe and rare diseases and injuries. It provides medical care for patients of all age groups in accordance with the very latest scientific achievements. It is worth noting that the hospital is characterized by its successful research activities, especially in the field of cardiovascular diseases and oncopathology. The specialists of these fields have made a significant contribution to the development of new diagnostic methods and therapeutic approaches.

The hospital diagnoses and treats more than 40,000 inpatients and about 120,000 outpatients every year. Such a large number of patients indicates the reliability and effectiveness of medical services.

Some structural units of the hospital deserve special attention. For example, the Central Department of Emergency Medical Care (the largest in Saxony-Anhalt), modern dental rooms, the Perinatal Center and the Transplant Center with a history of more than 40 years.

Thanks to the use of the cutting-edge medical technology and the availability of advanced equipment, many operations and procedures, which previously could entail a lot of risks and consequences, are currently performed in the hospital with the help of sparing techniques. In this context, it is worth noting hybrid heart interventions, robotic interventions in urology (da Vinci surgical system), etc.

In addition, the key to successful clinical practice is the availability in the hospital of experienced and competent medical staff. The total number of medical staff includes more than 4,000 medical employees. Many doctors are known far beyond the borders of Germany, they regularly carry out significant researches, which allow them to develop modern medicine. In addition, the hospital specializes in training of medical students, therefore the qualified doctors and professors are willing to pass on their experience to the younger generation.

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Department of Adult and Pediatric Ophthalmology

Arne Viestenz Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Dermatology and Venereology

Cord Sunderkötter Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Obstetrics and Prenatal Medicine

Michael Tschirikov Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Gynecology and Mammology

Christoph Thomssen Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Britt Hofmann PD Dr. med.

Department of Neurosurgery

Christian Strauss Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Neurology

Stephan Zierz Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Reproductive Medicine and Andrology

Hermann Behre Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Urology

Paolo Fornara Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Pulmonology

Patrick Michl Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Hematology and Oncology

Mascha Binder Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Orthopedics, Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery

Karl-Stefan Delank Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Pediatric Traumatology and Surgery

Martin Kaiser Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Adult and Pediatric Radiation Therapy

Dirk Vordermark Prof. Dr. med.

Department of Nuclear Medicine

Alexander Heinzel Prof. Dr. med.


Patients rooms

The patients of the University Hospital Halle (Saale) live in comfortable single, double and triple patient rooms made in a modern design. All patient rooms are equipped with an ensuite bath with toilet and shower. The standard room includes a comfortable, automatically adjustable bed, a bedside table, a wardrobe, a table and chairs for receiving visitors and a TV. There is access to Wi-Fi. For security reasons, in some places, including in Intensive Care Units, it is forbidden to use laptops and mobile phones. In addition, the hospital offers enhanced-comfort patient rooms.

Meals and Menus

The patient and his accompanying person have a daily choice of three menus. If for any reason you 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. Children are offered a special menu with healthy and tasty dishes, rich in nutrients necessary for the growing body.

Further details

Standard rooms include:



Religious services are available upon request.

Accompanying person

During the inpatient program, an accompanying person may stay with you in a patient room or hotel of your choice.


During the outpatient program, you may stay in a hotel of your choice. Managers will help you choose the most suitable options.


Halle (Saale) is a major German city located on the Saale River. Halle is a transport hub, a river port, a center of the chemical industry, which develops local sources of potassium and brown coal salts, rock salt, copper ore. The city also has developed engineering, including railway coach manufacturing and machine-tool industry, food, chemical and pharmaceutical, woodworking, cement, metallurgical industry, the production of construction materials, agriculture and crop science.

The city is proud of its Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, which was founded in 1502. One can get an education on almost one hundred specialties at the university. The whole life of the city is interwoven with the life of the university.

The city was not damaged during the World War II, therefore it offers tourists a lot of attractions, beautiful buildings and temples, monuments and parks. The main attractions of Halle are concentrated in the downtown. It draws attention with its medieval, crooked streets, whereas its main heritage is Marktplatz Square. The Red Tower is located right on this square. It was built between 1418 and 1506 and designed in the Baroque style. This square has several monuments, one of which is a monument to the famous native of the city – composer Georg Friedrich Händel. Also, the square has a beautiful Church of the Virgin Mary.

The favorite walking place for many tourists is the Market Square. It is located on the very place where a large trade route passed in the Middle Ages. Around the square, one can see many beautiful historic buildings, which today house popular restaurants and cultural institutions. The Market Square houses the magnificent Marktschloss Palace with the the interesting museum. The main exhibits of this museum are ancient musical instruments. In addition, one can find a gallery in the palace, as well as a shop with rare old books.

The appearance of the city has changed significantly over the past few years. Now it offers new buildings of modern architecture. Surprisingly, all the innovations are in unique harmony with the old buildings and create a wonderful unforgettable architectural ensemble of the city.