University Hospital Wurzburg

Würzburg, Germany

Department of Orthodontics

Angelika Stellzig-Eisenhauer

Prof. Dr. med.

Angelika Stellzig-Eisenhauer

Specialized in: orthodontics

Department of Orthodontics apply to the whole range of different types of orthodontic anomalies. These include the prevention and treatment of deformation of the teeth, incorrect position of the jaw, malformations of the facial skeleton.

The treatment involves the following removable devices (plates, functional orthodontic appliances), multi-band devices (standard braces, ceramic braces and self-ligating braces), as well as the so-called "independent" devices (Herbst device, anchors). Particular attention is paid to the treatment of patients with cleft palate and upper lip, hard and soft palate, defects of the craniofacial region. It provides a combined orthodontic surgical and orthopedic treatment upon incorrect position of the jaw, severe form in adults, as well as treatment of fractures of the jaws. The interdisciplinary cooperation with clinics of oral surgery, maxillofacial surgery, pediatric neurosurgery, pediatrics, department of phoniatrics, pedaudiology and human genetics is of particular importance in the clinic.

About hospital

University Hospital Wurzburg includes 19 departments with outpatient clinics, three independent clinics and four clinical institutions. It also comprises four experimentally-oriented institutes, or departments. The hospital is ranked 8th in the top list of the best medical institutions recommended by FOCUS in 2016.

Each year, approximately 57,000 patients receive qualified treatment in the hospital, and approximately 235,000 patients undergo outpatient treatment. The number of beds is 1430. Almost 40 clinical centers and numerous special consultation offices focus on the interdisciplinary and wide-ranging cooperation in the region.

Along with the University of Wurzburg, the University Hospital is considered one of the largest employers in the region, with more than 6,100 employees.

Accommodation in hospital

Patients rooms

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.

Further details

Standard rooms include:






Christian priests are available for the patients at any time. Representatives of other religions may be requested at any time.

Accompanying person

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.