- Hamburg, Germany
University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf
About us University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf
The University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE) consists of more than 80 interdisciplinary cooperating departments, polyclinics and institutes within 14 medical centers. The Medical Center and has over 1,346 beds. The University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf annually treats about 92,000 inpatients and 291,000 outpatients. There are 2,400 physicians and scientists among more than 9,600 employees. And 3,100 employees work as nurses or therapists.
The main research focuses include neurosciences, oncology and medical service study.
The University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE) has a long tradition in the medical treatment of international patients. For many years, patients come from all over the world in order to be treated by renowned professors and doctors. The University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf provides the same medical services to both international and German patients.
The University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf ranks 10th in the Focus magazine rating of top German hospitals 2017!
About the city
Hamburg is a not only a city but also a federal state of the Federal Republic of Germany. With 1.76 million inhabitants is Hamburg the second largest city in Germany, the eighth largest in the European Union and the largest, which is not the capital of an EU-country. The Port of Hamburg is the largest seaport in Germany and ranks among the twenty largest container ports in the world. Famous attractions include the Port of Hamburg, the fish market and the City of Warehouses (Speicherstadt).