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Solingen Municipal Hospital

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Solingen, Germany

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99%6539.7/10$$$671718637166800016 medical unitsState hospitalConduct clinical trialsKids, AdultsGeneralInpatient, OutpatientLargeYes


Size & Capacity

Large, 716 beds

Clinic type


Type of care

Inpatient, Outpatient

Age group

Kids, Adults

2.6 on Google

The data collected based on 653 patient reviews on Google


17 awards, certificates, and recognitions for Solingen Municipal Hospital. Check the data collected according to the editorial policy below.

Features & Facts

Germany's best clinic
The clinic was named one of Germany's best hospitals in the FAZ ranking, as reported in a 2022 Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung's special edition, using yearly data from over 1,711 German clinics and their departments.
Certified pain-free hospital
The clinic has received the "Quality Management Acute Pain Therapy" certification, improving their pain treatments, having regular check-ups, and following the S3 guidelines for treating acute pain. It confirms that they provide pain-free care.
Standardized spinal surgery center
Certified by the German Society for Spine Surgery, the center offers care for spinal degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and injuries—neurosurgery and orthopedics expertise supported by physio-, occupational therapy, and pain management.
Top-tier trauma facility in Germany
The clinic is certified by the German Society for Trauma Medicine, Insurance, and Supply Medicine, participating in continuous quality assurance via the TraumaRegister DGU, ensuring the best care and quality of life for injured persons.
Respected clinic among famous people
The clinic is well-known and trusted, even by celebrities. For instance, renowned actor George Clooney chose this place for his treatment after trauma. It shows the high quality of care the clinic provides.

About the clinic

According to the authoritative Focus magazine, Municipal Hospital Solingen is a multidisciplinary medical institution among the country's best hospitals. The Solingen Hospital operates at the University of Cologne, which gives it the special status of a university or academic hospital. The Hospital Solingen has unique access to the latest scientific research conducted at the university. Reception at the center is led by recognized specialists and doctors worldwide who constantly improve their skills. The medical team guarantees an individual approach to each patient and achieves excellent results even when treating seriously ill patients. During the year, the clinic accepts about 40,000 outpatients and 28,000 inpatients for treatment and diagnosis. The hospital has 716 beds. Today, the clinic annually performs more than 14 thousand operations. Hospital Solingen consists of 17 departments and eight interdisciplinary centers. The Academic Hospital Solingen has 1,900 employees. All clinic doctors are recognized in Germany and abroad. Patients can expect excellent hospital service and wholesome food during their hospital stay. The Solingen Clinic participates in the World Health Organization and the European Union projects. As an academic hospital, Solingen is always open to innovative medical developments, including promoting education and training and total quality management. All departments of the hospital are equipped with high-precision equipment. There are new-generation devices for colonoscopy, mammography, ultrasound, MRI of the intestine, and fibroscopy. Of the non-invasive methods, hospital doctors most often use ECG (including stress tests), complex echocardiography, etc. Academic Municipal Hospital Solingen specializes in cancer treatment, neurosurgery, gastroenterology, cardiology, and orthopedics. The hospital has received a certificate of compliance with the German Cancer Society criteria as the best cancer clinic in Germany. Doctors use sparing minimally invasive procedures to quickly recover the patient and avoid the risks associated with extensive surgical interventions. At all stages of treatment, patients are accompanied by nursing staff who are ready to support the patient at any moment.

Primary focus

70 expert tags for Solingen Municipal Hospital. Our tools analyze the strengths of the clinic using artificial intelligence. Check the data selected according to the AI policy below.
valve repair
neck surgery
tricuspid regurgitation
mitral valve
head neck cancer
internal medicine
pancreatic cancer
pancreas transplantation
cell carcinoma
plastic surgery
prostate cancer
trauma surgery
interventional cardiology
coronary artery
aortic valve
heart failure
multiple trauma
tricuspid valve
polymicrobial sepsis
liver lesions
endovascular surgery

Departments & Doctors

Gastroenterology, oncology, hematology
Prof. Dr. med. Boris Pfaffenbach

gastroenterology, internal medicine

Prof. Dr. med. Marc Ulrich Becher

cardiology, interventional cardiology, internal medicine, congenital heart defects

Nephrology, geriatrics
Dr. med. Nicole Backes

internal medicine, geriatrics, nutritional medicine

General surgery
PD. Dr. med. Peter Schenker, MHBA

general and abdominal surgery, pancreatic surgery and transplantation

Orthopedics, trauma surgery, sports medicine
Prof. Dr. med. Sascha Flohe

orthopedic surgery and traumatology

Extra services

Language Assistance
Visa Support
Travel Assistance
Stay Arrangements



Gotenstraße, 1, 42653
Solingen, Germany
About this place
Solingen is an exciting city in western Germany in the North Rhine-Westphalia region, about thirty-five minutes from Dusseldorf. T


Is the hospital has a high success rate for spine surgery?

Wear-related, inflammatory or neoplastic spine changes are successfully treated with microsurgical treatment with neuromonitoring and multimodal pain management. The comprehensive minimally traumatic treatment provides high efficiency compared to average indicators.

What is the treatment range of the hospital?

The medical center offers modern techniques in neurosurgery, spine surgery, orthopedics, and traumatology, as well as an effective treatment of heart and vascular diseases and gastrointestinal tract conditions. In addition, the hospital is famous for innovative organ-sparing cancer treatments.

Did the clinic treat any famous people?

Thanks to the impeccable reputation and excellent service, many celebrities turn to the specialists of the neurosurgery department, for example, the well-known actor George Clooney. In addition, innovative treatment methods and technology satisfy the needs of the most demanding patients.

Is orthopedic treatment available at Academic Hospital Solingen?

A certified, nationally recognized endoprosthetic center provides the highest level of medical care and offers joint replacement with only quality implants guaranteed to last for more than ten years. Doctors also use arthroscopy techniques to treat injuries with increased efficiency.

What is the rating of the clinic?

Solingen Municipal Hospital is rated as 9.70 by AiroMedical.

What do patients say about Solingen Municipal Hospital?

The clinic has 653 feedbacks at other places. The UserScore of the hospital is 99%.

What is the primary focus of the hospital?

The medical center is an expert at cancer, transplantation, surgery, trauma, and kidney.

What is the overall experience of the facility?

Solingen Municipal Hospital has been operating since 1863. It has accumulated over 161 years of clinical background.

Where can I see the hospital's work, interior space, and exterior?

AiroMedical gallery has 49 photos & 18 videos related to Solingen Municipal Hospital.

Does the clinic have certification or recognition?

Yes, Solingen Municipal Hospital has been certified by 17 organizations.

What is the structure of the hospital?

Where is the clinic located?

The address of the facility is Gotenstraße 1 42653, Solingen, Germany.

Does the hospital offer online consultations?

Yes, Solingen Municipal Hospital performs virtual appointments and offers a second medical opinion service.

What age range of patients can be admitted to the clinic?

The hospital accepts patients of all ages.

What type of stay is offered at Solingen Municipal Hospital?

The clinic offers both inpatient and outpatient services, so you can be hospitalized (if indicated).

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