Department of general, abdominal, bariatric and minimally invasive surgery
The department of the general, abdominal, bariatric and minimally invasive surgery department at Academic Hospital DRK Berlin-Kopenick specialises in the surgical treatment of visceral organs, endocrine glands and abdominal wall diseases. The Intestinal Centre and Pancreatic Centre, certified by the German Cancer Society, were established on the department's basis. Furthermore, the Obesity Centre and Minimally Invasive Surgery Centre are recognised by the German Society for General and Visceral Surgery (DGAV). The German Hernia Society has approved high-quality hernias treatment at the department. Moreover, the department cooperates with the certified thyroid surgery department. The numerous certifications and partnerships of the department are significant proof of its quality and professionalism. The department has numerous modern surgery rooms to ensure the best surgical outcome.
The department is focused on the modern and innovative surgical treatment of pulmonary, gastrointestinal and endocrine diseases. The additional specialisation is oncology treatment of the gastrointestinal tract. Specialists in the department perform bariatric operations for obesity treatment and minimally invasive surgeries on abdominal wall hernias.