University Hospital Halle (Saale)

Halle, Germany

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Alexander W. Eckert

Prof. Dr. med.

Alexander W. Eckert

Specialized in: oral and maxillofacial surgery

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) has nearly 150 years’ history, and collected a valuable experience in treatment of the mouth cavity and oral-facial diseases. The main lines of activities are dental surgery, primary examination, radiodiagnostics, surgery of the mouth cavity and oral-facial surgery.

Medical services offered by the clinic: esthetic dermatology, esthetic dentistry, acute and secondaru traumatology; image analysis using the computer technologies in 3D format; dental implantology; dentoalveolar surgery; diagnostics and treatment of hemangiomas; diagnostics and treatment of dental facial anomalies; diagnostics and treatment of salivary gland diseases; diagnostics and treatment of oral cavity diseases; diagnostics and treatment of paradontium diseases; diagnostics and treatment of diseases of the jaw and temporomandibular joint; diagnostics and treatment of periodontal disease; diagnostics and treatment of advanced structures in the maxillofacial region; diagnostics and treatment of disorders of teeth development and dentition; diagnostics and treatment of tumors in the oral cavity and maxillofacial region; endodontics; traditional X-ray of the teeth; craniofacial surgery; laser surgery; surgery on the jaw and facial bones; plastic reconstructive surgery; plastic reconstructive surgeries; impaired wound healing; dental surgery under general anesthesia.

About hospital

The University Hospital of Halle (Saale), abbreviated as UCH, combines modern medical institutions in a university rich in traditions. In a broad professional range of clinics and institutions, UCH as a major provider of mediclal services in the southern part of Saxony-Anhalt, provides the top-level medical services to its patients. The patients living far outside of Halle also entrust their health to about 285 employees and 210 clinics students. For the past 15 years, the University Clinics was expanded at its principal location at Ernst-Grube-Straße with new buildings. In the years to come, the further construction measures to optimize the patient care will be taken. In the list of clinics compiled by FOCUS, the clinic is ranked 38th.

Besides the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) also has an impeccable reputation and many years of experience in treatment and servicing of patients from various countries. The hospital receives patients from all over the world, who want to enjoy the advantages of high standards in research, medicine and care of the patients.

Accommodation in hospital

Patients rooms

The kid rooms have everything needed for a comfortable stay. The kid bathroom includes both a toilet and a shower. All rooms offer functional beds with orthopaedic mattresses ensuring unsurpassed support for overall body during sleep. There are bedside stands with pull-out tables, lockers and safe boxes in each room. It is also possible to access the Internet from a PC, smartphone or tablet so that kids always keep in touch with their parents and other family members. There is also a TV in each room.
You can opt for a single or a double room. An accompanying person may stay with the kid in the room. A double room is shared with another patient.
The enhanced comfort rooms are equipped with a safety box, a fridge and upholstered furniture.

Meals and Menus

The patient and the accompanying person are offered a daily choice of three menus. If you are on a specific diet for any reason, you will be offered an individual menu. Please inform the medical staff about your dietary preferences prior to the treatment.

Further details

Standard rooms include:






Christian priests are available for the patients at any time. Representatives of other religions may be requested at any time.

Accompanying person

Your companion may stay with you in your room or at a hotel of your choice during the fixed program.


You may stay at the hotel during the outpatient program. Our employees will support you for selecting the best option.