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University Hospital Jena

location_on Jena, Germany
8.9/10 from 69 Votes

Department of Pediatric Surgery (274445)

Felicitas Eckoldt

Prof. Dr. med.

Felicitas Eckoldt

Specialized in: pediatric surgery

About the department

The Department of Pediatric Surgery at the University Hospital Jena offers the full range of services in this medical fields. The department specializes in the treatment of various congenital malformations, as well as acute and chronic acquired diseases. Also, the department carries out conservative and surgical treatment of injuries (bone fractures, burns, wounds of any severity). The department's specialists make every effort to ensure quick recovery of patients in a friendly atmosphere. The department is headed by Prof. Dr. med. Felicitas Eckoldt.

Thanks to the exceptional treatment quality, the department owns the most prestigious certificate, which is awarded to the German Children’s Hospitals – the quality mark "Excellent. For Children" ("Ausgezeichnet FÜR KINDER")!

The department's doctors have unique qualifications and rich experience in the treatment of congenital malformations (for example, esophageal, duodenal atresia, gastroschisis, omphalocele, bladder exstrophy, pulmonary sequestration, congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation, urethral valves, ureteral stenosis, etc.), acute and chronic acquired diseases (such as appendicitis, inflammation of Meckel’s diverticulum, inflammatory bowel diseases), injuries (fractures, burns, wounds). In addition, there is provided outpatient counselling for young patients with impaired function of the kidneys and urinary tract from the renal pelvis to the urethra.

In particularly complex clinical cases, the experts from related disciplines are involved, for example, the doctors from the Department of General, Abdominal and Vascular Surgery, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Department of Traumatology, Hand Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery, etc. Thus, each young patient receives a comprehensive treatment, which meets the highest international medical standards.

The main department’s focuses include:

  • Hernia repair
  • Diagnostics and treatment of benign changes in the blood/lymphatic vessels
  • Undescended testicle surgical correction
  • Foreskin correction
  • Diagnostics and treatment of appendicitis
  • Diagnostics and treatment of abdominal and pelvic pains
  • Correction of urinary tract malformations
  • Diagnostics and treatment of inflammation of the mucous membrane of the stomach or intestines
  • Correction of the cleft lip and palate
  • Urinary tract obstruction treatment
  • Correction of congenital malformations of the upper gastrointestinal tract, including the stomach
  • Correction of congenital muscle or bone malformations of the head, face, spine or thorax
  • Correction of congenital malformations of the urinary tract/bladder
  • Treatment of all types of injuries in children
  • Other medical services

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