Helios Hospital Bad Gandersheim
About the hospital
Helios Hospital Bad Gandersheim is a small emergency hospital with a family atmosphere. The main goal of the medical staff is a thorough and early diagnosis, effective treatment and prevention of various pathological conditions. The clinic has modern technical equipment that allows doctors to provide medical care following national and international standards.
The medical centre has 150 employees. The specialists treat about 4,700 outpatients and 2,800 inpatients in four departments. Doctors use the most innovative treatment methods in their practice, guaranteeing a high level of medical services. The clinic includes 89 beds in modern rooms with a private bathroom, Internet access and TV.
At the clinic, a team of qualified staff combines the highest medical expertise with patient-centred service. Doctors and nursing staff pay special attention to the prevention of nosocomial infections. The clinic follows the national guidelines of the Commission for Hospital Hygiene and Infection Prevention (KRINKO) of the Robert Koch Institute and emphasises active infection prevention. In addition to primary medical care, doctors are developing palliative care. Specially trained nurses, physiotherapists and ergo therapists, a psychologist and social workers care for patients with chronic, incurable diseases.
Helios Clinic Bad Gandersheim is a basic and standard care hospital with specialist departments for orthopaedics, internal medicine and gastroenterology, anaesthesia and gynaecology. For quick diagnostics, the clinic has its laboratory, rooms for endoscopy and ultrasound, CT and MRI. The hospital also provides outpatient physical therapy, which is an important element in the rehabilitation of patients. Physiotherapists use targeted exercises to help patients relieve symptoms and improve mobility and strength.
What is the primary focus of the hospital?
As a centre for joint surgery and endoprosthesis, Helios Hospital Bad Gandersheim offers comprehensive treatment for diseases of large joints (hip, knee, shoulder, ankle). In particular, doctors specialize in computer navigation of artificial knee and hip joints, prosthesis installation and joint-sparing operations.
Do doctors perform gynaecological surgeries at Helios Hospital Bad Gandersheim?
Thanks to many years of professional experience, gynaecologists can offer vaginal, abdominal and endoscopic surgical procedures. Doctors select the most appropriate surgical method to treat the patient's disease.
Can I have outpatient physical therapy after my surgery?
Physiotherapy is an essential element in the rehabilitation of patients. The hospital's physical therapists use targeted exercises to help patients relieve symptoms and improve mobility and strength. They respond individually to each patient, their clinical picture and needs.
About the city
Bad Gandersheim is a small spa town in Southern Lower Saxony. Both in the Middle Ages and today, two historical trade and pilgrimage routes meet in Bad Gandersheim, running from north to south and east to west.
The city is full of character and consists of many half-timbered houses. In the center of the town is Market Square, where a large number of various events are held. Bad Gandersheim has established itself as the most significant professional summer theatre festival in Lower Saxony. In 2006, about 55,000 spectators attended the theatre's four main productions.
At the end of the 19th century, the city became known for the healing properties of its mineral springs, and it received the official right to call itself a spa town, i.e., "Bad" Gandersheim, because of these springs. The city is also home to a highly specialized clinic of the Helios network. Helios Hospital Bad Gandersheim is renowned for its excellence in gynecology, orthopedics, and gastroenterology. In addition, the medical center develops palliative care for residents of the city and the region.
Bad Gandersheim has a long tradition as a popular cultural and tourist destination. The diverse local cultural offerings are known and loved far beyond the city limits.