University Hospital Jena

Jena, Germany

Melanoma diagnosis (program ID: 273197)

Peter Elsner

Prof. Dr. med.

Peter Elsner

Department of Dermatology

Specialized in: dermatology

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The Department of Dermatology at the University Hospital Jena combines dermatologically correct and maximum care with research and teaching tasks. The director of the department is Prof. Dr. med. Peter Elsner. Looking back on a history of 75 years, the department treats patients who are unable to get the best treatment elsewhere because of the severity or rarity of the cutaneous or venereal disease. The Department of Dermatology provides patient care on an outpatient basis in the general policlinic, in subdivisions and specialty consultation hours, as well as on an inpatients basis in different units or in the day care unit. The Department of Dermatology at the University Hospital Jena has a certified quality management system in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001.

The Department of Dermatology at the University Hospital Jena, under the lead of Prof. Dr. med. Peter Elsner, offers patients with severe dermatological diseases treatment in the state-of-the-art equipped facilities with single or double rooms, as well as in the rooming-in department. The focal areas of the inpatient care are autoimmune diseases, diseases of the connection tissue, dermato-oncology, as well as treatment of chronic wounds and vascular diseases.

The Skin Cancer Center at the Department of Dermatology at the University Hospital Jena, headed by Prof. Dr. med. Peter Elsner, provides individual and specialized diagnostic and treatment options through an intense communication with many cooperation partners. These include all skin cancer diseases, in particular malignant melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma. In addition, patients with much rarer tumors, such as cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, Merkel cancer are also provided here with treatment at the highest university level. At the Department of Dermatology at the University Hospital Jena, the patient is at the center of care.

Program includes:

  • Initial presentation in the clinic
  • clinical history taking
  • review of medical records
  • physical examination
  • laboratory tests:
    • complete blood count
    • biochemical analysis of blood
    • TSH-basal, fT3, fT4
    • tumor markers
    • inflammation indicators (CRP, ESR)
    • indicators blood coagulation
  • ultrasound
  • PET-CT scan 
  • punch, excisional or incisional biopsy of the tumor
  • histologically and immunohistochemically examination
  • nursing services
  • consultation of related specialists
  • treatment by chief physician and all leading experts
  • explanation of individual treatment plan
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