University Hospital Würzburg
Department of Ophthalmology (223353)
Specialized in: ophthalmology
The Department of Ophthalmology at the University Hospital of Würzburg covers the entire spectrum of conservative and surgical ophthalmology and emergency ophthalmology. The Department offers You the latest diagnostic and treatment methods. The Department is headed by Prof. Dr. med. Jost Hillenkamp. In addition to the outpatient clinic, there are three sections, three main operating rooms, as well as the operating room for outpatient surgery.
New diagnostic equipment of the University Hospital of Würzburg allows the Department to provide the most accurate diagnosis for complex eye conditions. The doctors of the Department use not only well-tried methods in surgery, but also the most advanced minimally invasive and sparing techniques in the treatment of anterior and posterior eye sections. These contribute to a speedy recovery.
The medical team of the Department under the direction of Prof. Dr. med. Jost Hillenkamp has a unique experience in conservative and surgical treatment of retinal diseases, treatment of both orbital and neuro-ophthalmological clinical pictures, treatment of the cornea and strabismus. Moreover, the University Hospital of Würzburg also offers modern surgical cataract treatment with an individual and the most accurate selection of an intraocular lens, plastic surgery, eyelid surgery, as well as refractive surgery with the use of the state-of-the-art equipment.
The focuses of the Department of Ophthalmology at the University Hospital of Würzburg are:
- Retina and vitreous diseases
- Lacrimal ducts
- Pediatric ophthalmology / strabology / neuro-ophthalmology
- Cornea and surface of the eye
- Refractive surgery
- Intraocular tumors
- Cataract surgery
- Impaired vision / contact lenses (optical devices to improve eyesight)
- Würzburg, Germany