University Hospital Jena
Department of Traumatology, Hand Surgery and Reconstructive Hand Surgery
Specialized in: general surgery, traumatology
The Department of Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Hand Surgery at the University Hospital Jena is the only University Hospital of maximum care in Thuringia. The director of the department is Prof. Dr. med. Gunther Hofmann. It is well known beyond national borders as a center for excellent trauma surgery, as well as a replantation center for hand surgery and as a certified supra-regional university Traumacenter of the Trauma Network Germany.
The medical spectrum offered by the Department of Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Hand Surgery at the University Hospital Jena, under the direction of Prof. Dr. med. Gunther Hofmann, encompasses, inter alia, the following:
- Surgical treatment of severe injuries
- Treatment of pelvis and acetabulum injuries
- Joint replacement
- Navigated interventions in surgery
- Surgery of shoulder
- Foot surgery
- Arthroscopic surgery
- Septic bone surgery
- Ligament restitution/plastics
- Hand surgery
- Replantation surgery
- Complex injuries and congenital hand deformities
- Surgery of the peripheral nerves
- Rheumatologic surgery
- Plastic surgery
- Plastic and reconstructive surgery
- Microsurgical plastics with flaps
- Cosmetic surgery/plastic surgery
- Treatment of decubitus ulcers
- Tumor surgery
- Spine surgery
- Surgery of chest injuries
- Removal of metal/foreign bodies
- Amputation surgery
- Surgical intensive care
- Analgesic therapy/multimodal therapy
- Sports medicine/sports traumatology, native ultrasound, teleradiology
- Diagnosis and treatment of bone inflammations
- Diagnosis and treatment of head injuries
- Diagnosis and treatment of neck injuries
- Diagnosis and treatment of chest injuries
- Diagnosis and treatment of injuries of the lumbosacral area, lumbar spine and pelvis
The University Hospital Jena, looking back on a history of more than 200 years, is the only university hospital in the state of Thuringia. The tradition of medical education at the University Hospital Jena is even older – being one of the founding faculties of the Friedrich Schiller University, the Medical Faculty looks back on an experience of more than 450 years.
Today, the University hospital with a staff of more than 4,500 employees is the biggest employer in the region. Every year, its 26 clinical centers provide care for more than 300,000 in- and outpatients. 2,400 students of medicine and dentistry study medicine here, and scientists and physicians from more than 25 nations contribute to the further development of medicine. In the latest FOCUS clinic list, the University Hospital Jena occupies the 16th place.
The University Hospital Jena also enjoys an excellent reputation far beyond Germany and has a long-lasting experience in treatment and care for international patients. The hospital invites patients from all over the world, who want to receive treatment in Germany and to benefit from the latest scientific findings and high-standard medical treatment and patient care.
Accommodation in hospital
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.
Standard rooms include:
Christian priests are available for the patients at any time. Representatives of other religions may be requested at any time.
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.
University Hospital Jena
- Jena, Germany
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