University Hospital Oldenburg
Department of Adult and Pediatric Orthopedics, Trauma Surgery (361482)
Specialized in: adult and pediatric orthopedics, trauma surgery
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Orthopedics, Trauma Surgery in the University Hospital Oldenburg offers full range of services in the corresponding areas. More than 2,500 planned and emergency surgeries are conducted in this department. The head of the Department is PD Dr. med. Ingke Jürgensen.
The Department of Adult and Pediatric Orthopedics, Trauma Surgery focuses its activity on endoprosthetics of joints, arthroscopy, spine surgery, treatment of oncologic diseases, foot surgery, treatment of injuries of the musculoskeletal system and sports injuries. More than 25% of all operations are performed in the outpatient department, which allows the patient to return home immediately after surgery.
Treatment of patients with injuries due to accidents is carried out in close cooperation with other departments of the University Hospital, for example, with anesthesia and intensive care unit, general and abdominal surgery department, department of maxillofacial surgery and urology department.
Intensive physiotherapy is of great importance for the treatment of orthopedic diseases, which is provided by experienced specialists in this field.
The main areas of treatment for the department are:
- Endoprosthetics of the hip, knee, shoulder and elbow joint
- Spine surgery (most operations are performed by a minimally invasive method)
- Oncologic surgery (e.g. treatment of bone tumors)
- Treatment of injuries of any complexity (special attention is paid to the treatment of injuries in children)
- Treatment of sports injuries
- Oldenburg, Germany