- Halle, Germany
University Hospital Halle (Saale)
University Hospital Halle (Saale) - Departments
Department of Nephrology, Rheumatology, Endocrinology and Diabetology
The Department of Internal Medicine II at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) includes such focuses as nephrology (kidney disease and high blood pressure), rheumatology, endocrinology as well as metabolic disorders. A special attention is given to the prevention of renal dysfunctions due to blood pressure and diabetes, rapid detection and treatment of kidney inflammatory diseases and delay in their progressing.
Department of Cardiology and Angiology
The Department of Internal Medicine III at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) offers the entire range of medical services of the modern cardiology and angiology, including interventional cardiology (e.g. treatment of acute coronary syndrome, treatment of heart valves and atrium with the use of such catheters as TAVI and Mitraclip, interventional rhythmology, including ablation, resynchronization systems) and highly specialized techniques of therapeutic intensive care.
Department of Hematology and Oncology
The Department of Internal Medicine IV (Hematology and Oncology) covers the whole range of hematology and oncology. This includes prevention, diagnosis, therapy and post-operative care for cancer of all organs and blood. According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Internal Medicine IV at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) ranks among the top German departments specializing in colon cancer treatment!
Department of Adult and Pediatric Diagnostic, Interventional Radiology, Neuroradiology
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Diagnostic, Interventional Radiology, Neuroradiology offers the full range of modern radiological diagnostics and minimally invasive treatment both on an inpatient and outpatient basis. It has advanced equipment for conducting radiological studies in adults and children, as well as minimally invasive procedures under the guidance of imaging systems. There is maintained close cooperation with many departments of the hospital, which provides an interdisciplinary approach to treatment and comprehensive medical care.
Department of Orthopedics, Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery
The Department of Orthopedics, Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) is a facility of maximum care and provides 24/7 medical aid for patients with severe injuries and multiple traumas. To provide the best treatment quality, there is maintained a close cooperation with the related departments at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) (Visceral, Thoracic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Anaesthesia, Radiology).
Department of Pediatrics
The Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine (Pediatrics I) at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) is a medical facility of maximum care and provides both general and specialized medical care to children and adolescents. As there is a close interrelation of clinical and scientific activity, the experts of the Department focus not only on the treatment of common pediatric diseases, but also on the research, detection and treatment of severe and rare diseases in children and adolescents.
Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Endocrine Surgery
The Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery focuses on surgery and research in the field of endocrinology, colon cancer and vascular medicine. Modern and interdisciplinary treatment technology, such as "keyhole surgery" and interventional surgery, are an integral part of the work. There is maintained a close cooperation with the Departments of Oncology, Gastroenterology and Angiology at the University Hospital of Halle.
Department of Pediatric Surgery
The Department of Pediatric Surgery at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) deals with the treatment of surgical diseases in children and adolescents up to the age of full 16. The range of medical services of the Department at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) mostly covers surgical treatment of premature and newborn babies, especially a correction of congenital pathologies, pediatric traumatology as well as acute and emergency surgery of all age groups.
Department of Radiation Therapy
The Department of Radiation Therapy is focused on an individual radiotherapy with the use of the most advanced radiation equipment in the state-of-the-art rooms of the University Hospital of Halle (Saale). The Department is headed by Prof. Dr. med. Dirk Vordermark. According to the FOCUS rating 2016, the Department of Radiation Therapy at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) ranks among the best clinics of Germany.
Department of Ophthalmology
The Department of Ophthalmology at the University Hospital of Halle (Saalle) is a modern medical facility with deep roots in the scientific tradition of the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg. More than 100 years of the ophthalmic research make the Department the Center of Competence for eye diseases.
Department of Nuclear Medicine
The Department of Nuclear Medicine at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) offers not only common and proven types of scintigraphic diagnosis and treatment, due to the use of an effective radiochemotherapy, but also such methods as SPECT/CT and PET/CT with various tracers and current radiopharmaceuticals. The Department is headed by Dr. med. Andreas Odparlik, specialist in nuclear medicine and diagnostic radiology.
Department of Dermatology and Venereology
The range of clinical services of the Department of Dermatology and Venereology covers all skin and sexually transmitted diseases. In addition to general dermatology, the main focuses of the Department include oncologic, allergic and surgical dermatology. The Department offers a variety of methods and a long experience in the field of phlebosurgery and cancer surgery.
Department of Obsterics and Prenatal Medicine
The Department of Obstetrics and Prenatal Medicine at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) offers the entire spectrum of services in the process of normal delivery. There is maintained a close cooperation with the Departments of Pediatrics within the Perinatal Center (Level 1) in order to ensure an immediate provision of all necessary measures in case of some complications.
Department of Gynecology and Mammology
The Department of Gynecology at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) covers all fields of conservative and surgical gynecology. There function a few specialized interdisciplinary centers within the Department: the Gynecology Center, the Breast Center and the Pelvic Floor Center. According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Gynecology and Mammology ranks among the top German departments specializing in breast cancer treatment!
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
The Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) offers the full range of medical services of the University Department of Otolaryngology. These include the most advanced diagnosis, operative and conservative treatment of ENT diseases as well as phoniatrics and pedaudiology.
Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery
The Department of Cardiac Surgery at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) covers the entire spectrum of cardiac surgery at the highest level. A special focus is on minimally invasive techniques allowing to offer You not only an optimal functional surgery effect, but also the best possible cosmetic result due to small wounds.
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
The Department of Oral, Maxillofacial and Facial Plastic Surgery at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) covers the whole range of maxillofacial surgery and plastic surgery of head and neck. The main activities of the Department are dental surgery, radiodiagnosis as well as oral and maxillofacial surgery.
Department of Neurosurgery
The Department of Neurosurgery at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) has 100 years of experience in neurosurgery treatment and offers the full range of services in this field. The Department maintains an active cooperation with the relevant disciplines of the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) for providing the best interdisciplinary treatment programs, which meet the needs of every individual patient.
Department of Neurology
The Department of Neurology at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) deals with the treatment of all neurological diseases. The main focuses of the Department include neuromuscular diseases along with the clinical diagnosis and electrophysiological studies as well as biopsy of muscles and nerves.
Centre of Reproductive Medicine and Andrology
The Centre of Reproductive Medicine and Andrology at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) is the first independent university institution, where patients with reproductive function disorders, hormonal and sexual disorders, including the erectile dysfunction, are assisted by a medical team for women’s diseases (gynecological, endocrine and reproductive medicine) and men’s diseases (andrology).
Department of Urology
The Department of Urology at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) provides treatment of the entire spectrum of urological diseases as well as non-malignancies of the urogenital tract in accordance with the latest achievements in medicine and technology. As the Kidney Transplant Center, the Department has an excellent reputation in Germany and beyond its borders.
Department of Gastroenterology and Pneumology
The Department of Internal Medicine I (Gastroenterology, Pneumology) at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) provides the full range of the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic opportunities in the field of gastroenterology. The main focuses of gastroenterology are diagnostic and interventional endoscopy, gastroenterological oncology (tumor diseases), hepatology (liver disease), diseases of the pancreas and chronic inflammatory bowel disease.