The clinic was founded in 1914 and consisted of only a few departments. Today, the clinic is located on an impressive territory with a total area of about 445 thousand square meters. It has 20 research centers collaborates with a medical university. The University Hospital Frankfurt provides care to patients in 32 specialized institutions and clinical departments.
Structure of the healthcare institution
Due to the close collaboration between practitioners and scientists, new discoveries and medical interventions are introduced into the doctor’s practice timely.
The clinic includes the following departments:
- Nutrition medicine.
- Plastic surgery.
The clinic also develops new methods of treating cancer, methods of fighting HIV, mental illnesses, epilepsy and many other diseases.
There is a clinic at the university, which is a fairly large research, clinical and educational center, the professional activity of which covers absolutely all aspects of healthcare in our time. The center also deals with research in the field of science and the training of highly qualified medical personnel of any profile.
The following institutes work in the clinic:
- Forensic Medicine.
Location and staff
Due to its convenient geographical location, ideally developed infrastructure and close cooperation with other large international research centers, the University Hospital Frankfurt often becomes the center for the implementation of multinational research projects. The combined efforts of its employees create the conditions for the continuous implementation of the latest technological advances and therapeutic discoveries in the everyday treatment of patients.
The hospital has the ability to simultaneously accommodate more than one thousand three hundred people in inpatient departments. The clinic has twenty-six sectors, ten centers, twenty-five institutes and a large number of specialized departments. The hospital staff consists of approximately eight hundred doctors and one thousand three hundred employees of the middle and junior medical level.
Department of Adolescent and Pediatric Medicine
Professor Hans Josef Boles, MD, one of the most qualified pediatricians in Europe, holds the post of head of the Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Therapy. For many years, the professor has been the president of the German community for adolescent and child medicine in Germany. He is also a member of international organizations of pediatricians, including fairly well-known and respected in the medical world.
Highly qualified staff of the department, the latest diagnostic and treatment methods, as well as modern medical equipment guarantee the patient’s recovery. Comfortable accommodation conditions minimize stress and have a beneficial effect on the recovery of the child. After the discharge, a team of doctors is always ready to hold a consultation that will help prevent the disease relapse.
Interventional Radiology Department
This department is designed to diagnose diseases using novelties in the radiological medicine. At the disposal of highly qualified employees are MRI and CT devices, the latest X-ray equipment, as well as ultrasound machines. Many years of practice, together with German pedantry and the latest technology, make the diagnostics in the department the most accurate. The confirmation of this is the certificate of the world community of radiologists, issued in 2006.
The range of services in departments also includes the diagnostics and treatment of breast cancer and other oncological diseases in women. State-of-art mammography machines and experienced, highly qualified staff ensure fast and accurate cancer diagnosis at the early stages.
As you know, cancer is an incurable disease, but proper therapy and constant supervision by specialists can “slow down” the progression of the disease and reduce the risk of metastases formation. The disease is easier to prevent than to stop, therefore, at the slightest sign of pathology you should consult a doctor.
The clinic annually admits hundreds of patients from other countries. If you want to undergo a diagnostic examination or start treatment in the clinic, contact Booking Health for help. Booking Health has been arranging medical programs for foreigners for over 15 years. Thanks to close cooperation, our patients are admitted to even the busiest professors of the hospital.