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University Hospital Tuebingen

location_on Tuebingen, Germany
9.2/10 from 55 Votes

Surgical stabilization and repositioning of foot bones (program ID: 301816)

Nikolaus Wülker

Head Physician
Prof. Dr. med.

Nikolaus Wülker

Specialized in: orthopedics

Department of Orthopedics

The Department of Orthopedics at the University Hospital Tubingen helps people to stay mobile during their whole lifetime. The medical director of the Department is Prof. Dr. med. Nikolaus Wülker. The treatment in the Deparmtnet of Orthopedics meets the highest quality standards to the full. The objective of the Department is to provide a qualitative treatment for every patient and to satisfy him. The control of treatment success is provided through the further monitoring of patients and communication with the referring doctors. Moreover, regular patient surveys also allow the specialists of the Department to consider all the patient’s needs.

Various highly qualified professional groups, in particular, physicians, junior and nursing staff work in the Department of Orthopedics hand in hand under the direction of Prof. Dr. med. Nikolaus Wülker. In order to provide an optimal treatment of the most complicated clinical pictures, there is maintained an intensive collegial communication both within and among separate highly specialized groups.

The Department of Orthopedics at the University Hospital Tubingen has 63 beds. The focuses of outpatient and inpatient treatment include:

  • Endoprosthetics of large joints
  • Foot surgery
  • Correction of skeletal abnormalities
  • Pediatric orthopedics
  • Deformities, degenerative and traumatic diseases of the spine
  • Degenerative and traumatic diseases of muscles and joints
  • Sports orthopedics
  • Interdisciplinary treatment of benign and malignant tumors as well as rheumatics. 
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Program includes:

  • Initial presentation in the clinic
  • clinical history taking
  • physical examination
  • laboratory tests:
    • complete blood count
    • biochemical analysis of blood
    • lipid metabolism (HDL/LDL, cholesterol,
      triglycerides Lip(a), homocysteine)
    • blood coagulation analysis (aPTT, PT, INR)
    • inflammation indicators (CRP, ESR)
    • metabolic status (uric acid, total glucose, HbA1c)
    • cardiovascular disease risk markers
    • kidney function test (creatinine, urea)
    • TSH, fT3, fT4
    • microbiological smear
  • doppler/ duplex receptacles of lower extremities
  • CT with contrast from aorta and of lower extremities
  • duplex peripheral arteries
  • diagnosis diabetic neuropathy
  • x-ray/ MRI of the foot 
  • preoperative care
  • surgical stabilization and repositioning of foot bones
  • symptomatic treatment
  • control examinations
  • the cost of essential medicines and materials
  • nursing services
  • full hospital accommodation
  • developing of further guidance 

 

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