- Jena, Germany
University Hospital Jena
University Hospital Jena - Departments
Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Infectiology
The Department of Gastroenterology is focused on the patients with gastrointestinal complaints and diseases of the entire gastrointestinal tract ranging from the esophagus and up to the rectum, pancreas, liver, gallbladder and biliary tract. In addition, in cooperation with the Center for Infectious Medicine, the department treats patients suffering from acute and chronic infections.
Department of Adult and Pediatric Diagnostic, Interventional Radiology, Neuroradiology
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Diagnostic, Interventional Radiology, Neuroradiology offers the full range of services in these medical fields. Here patients can undergo all modern imaging diagnostic studies and therapeutic procedures, the quality of which corresponds to high international standards. The department also specializes in conducting radiological studies in children and adolescents. The cutting-edge technical equipment and the rich clinical experience of doctors contribute to the successful work of the department.
Department of Nuclear Medicine
The Department of Nuclear Medicine offers conventional diagnosis involving the use of a gamma camera, PET/CT and a broad range of nuclear treatment options. The main treatment possibilities include radioiodine therapy, selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT) and peptide receptor radionuclide therapy.
Ingo B. Runnebaum
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics ranks among the best gynecological clinics in Germany! It offers the entire spectrum of surgical and conservative treatment of diseases of the female body. Among the main focuses is the treatment of breast cancer. In addition, the specialists of the department will also ensure both safe and comfortable childbirth taking into account personal needs and the individual obstetric situation.
Department of Radiation Therapy and Radiation Oncology
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Radiation Therapy and Radiation Oncology ranks among the top German clinics specializing in radiation therapy! The department has a wealth of experience in the treatment of all cancers. It is focused on the treatment of brain tumors, as well as tumors in the neck/jaw/face, breast cancer, lung/bronchial cancer, prostate cancer, cecal carcinoma, anal cancer, cervical and skin cancer.
Department of Nephrology, Rheumatology, Osteology and Endocrinology
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Internal Medicine III ranks among the best German clinics specializing in the treatment of diabetes! The department is represented by such focuses as nephrology, endocrinology, rheumatology and osteology. In addition to clinical activities, the department is engaged in active research work, in particular, in such areas as treatments and therapy strategies for diabetes.
Department of Pediatric Surgery
The Department of Pediatric Surgery offers the entire range of highly specialized procedures for diagnosis and treatment of all congenital and acquired pediatric diseases requiring surgical treatment. The specialists of the department make every effort to provide a speedy recovery of patients in a friendly atmosphere. The exceptional quality of medical care contributed to the fact that the Department of Pediatric Surgery was awarded with the highest possible quality mark available for German pediatric clinics - "Excellent. For children" ("Ausgezeichnet. Für Kinder")!
James Friedrich Beck
Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
According to the Focus magazine rating, the Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine ranks among the best German clinics specializing in the treatment of diabetes! The department is the only maximum care University Pediatric Center in Thuringia for children and adolescents under the age of 20. It offers the entire range of highly specialized diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for acute and chronic pediatric diseases.
Department of Oral, Maxillofacial and Plastic Surgery
The Department of Oral, Maxillofacial and Plastic Surgery offers the whole range of highly qualified diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for all diseases in this medical field. These include primary and secondary medical care for complex injuries of hard and/or soft tissues, including surgical restoration of the temporomandibular joint, all cancer surgery, including microsurgical functional reconstructions, treatment of cleft lip and palate, craniofacial deformities, orthodontic and maxillofacial surgery.
Department of Neurosurgery
The Department of Neurosurgery provides the whole range of modern neurosurgery at the latest research and technology level. The department specializes in the treatment of diseases/injuries of the brain, spine, spinal cord, intervertebral discs, nerves, functional and pediatric neurosurgery. The department has introduced a quality management system certified in accordance with the requirements of DIN EN ISO: 2008.
Otto W. Witte
Department of Neurology
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Neurology ranks among the top German clinics specializing in the treatment of multiple sclerosis and Parkinson's disease! The department offers a wide range of advanced diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases of the central and peripheral nervous systems. The specialists of the department provide treatment of epilepsy, memory disorders, headaches, multiple sclerosis, motor disorders, etc. In addition, the department is the certified Stroke Unit.
Department of Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery
The Department of Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery is a maximum care medical center. The scope of the department's tasks includes the treatment of patients with polytrauma, pelvic surgery, endoprosthetics, cancer surgery, reconstructive surgery and hand surgery. The high quality of medical care is evidenced by the following certificates: "Interregional Trauma Center" (German Trauma Society (DGU)) and "EndoCert".
Department of Urology
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Urology ranks among the top German departments specializing in prostate cancer treatment! The department offers the entire spectrum of highly qualified diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for all urologic diseases. Particular attention is paid to the treatment of patients with tumors of the urinary tract, kidneys, urolithiasis, prostate diseases, treatment of urinary incontinence/neurourology, andrology and pediatric urology. Since 2010, the department has been the certified Center for Prostate Cancer (certificate of the German Cancer Society).
Paul Christian Schulze
Department of Cardiology, Angiology, Pulmonology and Intensive Care
According to the latest Focus magazine rating, the Department of Cardiology, Angiology, Pulmonology and Intensive Care ranks among the top German clinics! One of the main focuses of the department is the treatment of heart valve diseases. In this field, the department is highly experienced and ranks among the best clinics in the world.
Department of Dermatology
The Department of Dermatology deals with the treatment of patients suffering from either severe or rare forms of skin or venereal diseases. The main focuses include the treatment of autoimmune diseases, diffuse connective tissue diseases, dermatological oncology, as well as the treatment of chronic wounds and vascular diseases. The specialized Skin Cancer Center provides treatment of all types of skin cancer.
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery ranks among the best Heart Surgery Centers in Germany! It offers the entire spectrum of adult cardiac surgery. Special attention is paid to minimally invasive cardiac surgery, primarily to minimally invasive heart valve surgery. In the field of thoracic surgery, preference is given to minimally invasive treatment involving the use of videoscopic devices.
Department of General, Abdominal and Vascular Surgery
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of General, Abdominal and Vascular Surgery ranks among the best specialized Colon Cancer Centers and covers the clinical focuses of general surgery, abdominal surgery, vascular surgery. It also offers care for patients after transplantation, conducts clinical studies, provides advanced training for the medical pesonal and training of future doctors.
Department of Ophthalmology
The Department of Ophthalmology covers the entire spectrum of surgical and conservative ophthalmology. The main focuses of the department include diagnosis and treatment of cataract, glaucoma, macular degeneration, retinal detachment and vascular occlusions. There are annually treated about 3,000 inpatients and more than 20,000 outpatients.
Department of Otolaryngology
The Department of Otolaryngology is the certified Head and Neck Cancer Center. It offers the full range of ENT treatments meeting the latest standards. The department has modern diagnostic and therapeutic equipment. The department has at its disposal 3 ultramodern operating rooms equipped with thestate-of-the-art medical equipment.
Department of Hematology, Oncology and Pallative Medicine
According to the Focus magazine rating, the Department of Hematology, Oncology and Pallative Medicine ranks among the best clinics in Germany! The main focus of the department is placed on the treatment of malignant systemic diseases and solid tumors, including autologous and allogeneic stem cell transplantation.