University Hospital Halle (Saale)

Halle, Germany

Treatment of thyroid nodular goiter with strumectomy (program ID: 248117)

Henning Dralle

Prof. Dr. med.

Henning Dralle

Department of General, Abdominal Surgery and Vascular Surgery

Specialized in: general surgery, abdominal surgery, vascular surgery

Curriculum vitae keyboard_arrow_down


 Geboren 1950 in Celle

1961 - 1969

Humanistisches Gymnasium

Ernestinum in Celle, 20.05.1969 Reifeprüfung

1969 - 1975

Studium der Humanmedizin an den Universitäten Kiel, Würzburg, Mainz, Hamburg


Ärztliche Prüfung Hamburg 


Promotion, Heidelberg

1976 - 1977


 Institut für Pathologie, Universitätskliniken Hamburg-Eppendorf (Prof. Dr. G. Seifert),

 Chirurgische Universitätsklinik Hamburg- Eppendorf (Prof. Dr. H. W. Schreiber, Prof. Dr.G. Rodewald)



1977 - 1979

Institut für Gerichtsmedizin, Universität Hamburg (Prof. Dr. H. Tscherne)

 Klinik für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie (Pro. Dr. H.G. Borst) und

 Klinik für Abdominal- und Transplantationschirurgie (Prof. Dr. R. Pichlmayr)


Arzt für Chirurgie, Ärztekammer Niedersachsen

1985 - 1994

Oberarzt der Klinik für Abdominal- und Transplantationschirurgie

 Medizinische Hochschule Hannover

 Seit 1991 mit Vertretung des Klinikdirektors (Prof. Dr. R. Pichlmayr)

  Habilitation für das Fach Chirurgie an der Medizinischen Hochschule Hannover

 Thema der Habilitationsschrift: »Xenotransplantation von menschlichem Schilddrüsengewebe - tierexperimentelle Untersuchungen an thymusdysplastischen Nacktmäusen zur Transplantabilität und thyreotropen Regulation benigner und maligner Strumen«


Apl.-Professor, Medizinische Hochschule Hanover


Berufung auf die C4-Professur für Allgemein-, Viszeral- und Gefäßchirurgie an der Medizinischen Fakultät der Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg

 Direktor der Universitätsklinik für Allgemein-, Viszeral- und Gefäßchirurgie, Universität Halle

About the department keyboard_arrow_down

Department of General, Abdominal Surgery and Vascular Surgery at University Hospital Halle within the maximum treatment covers the scheduled and emergency treatment of diseases, including the diseases of intestine, liver, pancreas, adrenals, thyroid, soft tissue and blood vessels. The main activities are surgeries and research in the field of endocrinology, colon cancer, and vascular medicine. Modern and interdisciplinary treatment technology, such as surgical treatment technology "through the keyhole" and invasive surgery, are an integral part of the work. This clinic works closely with the oncology, gastroenterology and angiologic university clinics.

Medical Services:

  • amputation surgery
  • diagnostics and treatment of skin and dermis diseases
  • diagnostics and treatment of venous diseases and their consequences
  • dialysis and bypass surgery; endocrine surgery
  • conservative treatment of vascular diseases
  • laser surgery
  • surgery of the liver, gallbladder, and pancreas
  • surgery of the stomach and intestines
  • minimally invasive endoscopic surgery
  • minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery
  • open surgical and endovascular treatment of vascular disease
  • plastic reconstructive surgery
  • port implantation
  • surgery of esophagus
  • thoracoscopic surgery
  • tumor surgery



Program includes:

  • Initial presentation in the clinic
  • clinical history taking
  • physical examination
  • review of medical records
  • laboratory tests:
    • complete blood count
    • general urine analysis
    • biochemical analysis of blood
    • TSH-basal, fT3, fT4
    • indicators of inflammation (CRP, ESR)
    • indicators blood coagulation
  • thyroid and parathyroid ultrasound
  • thyroid scintigraphy
  • preoperative care
  • strumectomy
  • histologically and immunohistochemically
    examination of the remote tissues
  • symptomatic treatment
  • control examinations
  • the cost of essential medicines and materials
  • nursing services
  • nutrition recommendations
  • full hospital accommodation in 2 bedded room 
  • explanation of future recommendations
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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.