DUSSELDORF UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
The Hospital is situated in Düsseldorf - a city in the western part of the Federal Republic of Germany, in Rhine-Ruhr region, the capital of the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia. The hospital was founded in 1910 and incorporated about 30 institutes and clinics that specialize in various areas of medical care. Modern treatment technologies, high expertise of doctors and nursing staff make it a world class health care institution. Today Düsseldorf University Hospital is considered one of the most prestigious and reputable medical establishments in Germany. One of its particular strongpoints lies within the integration of clinical service and scientific research which allows application of scientific and technical innovations that facilitate diagnosing and treatment of most complex diseases that may even seem incurable. Moreover, Medical Faculty which is a part of the Düsseldorf University is attached to the hospital.
Düsseldorf University Hospital may justly boast of excellently equipped surgeries, emergency care clinic, departments of radiology, ultrasound examination, angiography, MRI-diagnostics, computer tomography. All of them show compliance with the latest achievements of European medical science. Nowadays biological methods of stem cells therapy, molecular and cellular genetics are being actively developed and applied in this hospital.
Düsseldorf University Hospital that can accommodate 61.000 patients is one of the largest non-commercial state medical facilities throughout entire Europe.
Most popular clinics of Düsseldorf University Hospital
Key areas of the Orthopaedic Clinic include: minimally invasive and children's orthopaedics. Among the most widely used methods of treatment are prosthetics, partial prosthetics and non-prosthetic surgery - cartilage plate, ultrasound waves and other methods; foot surgery; spine orthopaedics; stem cells therapy, treatment based on molecular and cellular genetics methods.
Each year the doctors of this Clinic perform about 2 thousand coronary artery stenting, 1.5 thousand electrophysiological examinations and over 1 thousand pacemaker implantations.
Allogeneic stem cells transplantation in coronary arteries has been increasingly used in the Clinic recently. This method provides brand new opportunities for non-surgical sparing revascularization.
The Clinic is widely known for its achievements in the area of minimally invasive coronary artery bypass grafting. Its doctors were the first to perform a unique cardiac surgery without employing extracorporeal circulation.
Oncology, Clinical Immunology and Haematology Clinic
Over 2.5 thousand patients annually undergo examinations and treatment in this Clinic. Besides chemotherapy, this specialized Clinic offers modern methods of treatment involving gene engineering, radio immune therapy, stem cells transplantation. Targeted therapy is becoming increasingly applicable. This method implies destroying tumour cells without affecting the adjacent healthy cells.
Key Departments of Düsseldorf University Hospital
• Gynaecology and Obstetrics
• General, Visceral and Paediatric Surgery
• Endocrinology, Diabetes and Rheumatology
• Gastroenterology, and Hepatology
• Vascular Surgery and Kidney Transplantation
• Haematology, Oncology and Clinical Immunology
• Cardiology and Pneumology
• Cranio-and-Maxillo Facial Surgery
• Radiation Therapy and Radiology
• Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
• Trauma and Hand Surgery
• Nuclear Medicine
• Functional Jaw Orthopaedics
• Preventive Dentistry
• Dental Surgery
• University Cancer Centre
Each of Düsseldorf University Hospital's Clinics is a separate medical institution that can provide medical aid in connection to any of the problems within its area. However, each clinic has its particular field of specialization that determines the area of scientific research and development of special methods.
Each year over EUR 100 ml are invested into scientific research of this Hospital. The Hospital's specialists have an opportunity to use the most advanced methods in treatment of its patients due to its participation in annual international research programmes.
The Hospital provides all necessary conditions to make the patients' stay there comfortable. Treatment in Düsseldorf University Hospital guarantees its patients modern medical services based on innovative technologies, systematic and individual approach which allows to considerably reduce the period and at the same time improve the effectiveness of treatment, as well as minimize material and other expenses.
The Hospital ensures excellent nursing care quality and has its special atmosphere of kind easy-going communication. High expertise of the medical staff ensures that each patient receives excellent care and respectful, keen attitude as a unique personality with his or her culture and life habits.
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