Helios Hospital Emil von Behring Berlin-Zehlendorf

Berlin, Germany
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93% PatientScore?
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3.4 on Google
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Helios Hospital Emil von Behring Berlin-Zehlendorf
Helios Hospital Emil von Behring Berlin-Zehlendorf
Helios Hospital Emil von Behring Berlin-Zehlendorf

About the hospital

Helios Hospital Emil von Behring Berlin-Zehlendorf is one of the most modern medical centers in southwest of Berlin. The clinic was created due to the merger of three well-known Berlin hospitals: Oskar-Helen-Heim, the Hekeshorn Pulmonology Clinic and the Behring Hospital. The qualified medical team of the hospital and an interdisciplinary approach provide a wide range of modern diagnostics and innovative treatment methods.

As a primary care provider in the picturesque, green district of Steglitz-Zehlendorf in southwest Berlin, the hospital offers 507 beds, 15-day hospitals, 17 specialist departments, and seven certified centres. Doctors treat almost 25,000 inpatients and about 55,000 outpatients every year.

Doctors of all specialities work around the clock in a modernly equipped emergency centre, including a children's intensive care centre, and serve more than 30,000 patients with acute diseases or injuries annually. In addition, the clinic is recognized as a local trauma centre and provides qualified assistance to the seriously wounded. One of the directions of the hospital is visceral and minimally invasive surgery. The clinic's surgeons successfully perform operations on the gastrointestinal tract, with tumour diseases of the oesophagus, liver, pancreas and rectum. In 2009, the German Cancer Society certified the pulmonology department as a Lung Cancer Centre for the first time in Germany. Today, the Lung Centre is one of the leading institutions in Europe in the field of thoracic oncology and also has outstanding experience in treating all other lung diseases. 

Emil von Behring Hospital includes departments of internal medicine, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, gynaecology and urology, dermatology, endocrinology and many others. In addition, the clinic's institutes for radiology, nuclear medicine and microbiology, immunology and laboratory medicine provide fast and efficient diagnostics through close cooperation with all clinic departments. Along with the most modern surgical interventions, conservative therapy has proven exceptionally well in the clinic. The hospital also has a team of nutritionists, psychologists and physiotherapists who help the patient through the rehabilitation phase of treatment.

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Founded in 2000
80,000 patients
507 beds available
N/A departments

Can I treat lung cancer at Helios Hospital Emil von Behring Berlin?

The clinic has the first certified lung centre in the country, offering a wide range of oncology treatments. Highly experienced doctors have a background in the best combination of various methods, such as immunotherapy and brachytherapy, to achieve the fastest recovery without compromising health.

Is the hospital good for surgery?

One of the directions of the hospital is the department of general, visceral and minimally invasive surgery. As a certified competent centre for minimally invasive surgery, the medical team offers all operations on the gastrointestinal tract, mainly using minimally invasive approaches (keyhole surgery). 

What specialities are available in the hospital?

The medical centre offers treatment of the most common diseases of the digestive, reproductive and genitourinary, endocrine and cardiovascular systems. In addition, a wide range of oncological treatments in the form of conservative therapy and minimally invasive surgery is also available.

Is emergency care available for children at the clinic?

The high-tech department of acute medicine offers its services 24 hours a day for patients of any age. Acute heart failure, anaphylactic shock and acute neurological deficiency are quickly diagnosed thanks to high-precision MRI, CT and catheter techniques. Intensive therapy has a high level of effectiveness.

About the city

Berlin is a place with a rich and amusing history. It is well-known as the capital of Germany and the biggest city in the country. It is considered to be the centre of all cultural, business, political, medical and scientific events. Here you can visit thousands of amazing sites, which carry the history of the entire nation.

Of course, one of the most famous landmarks would be the Brandenburg Gate towering over the Pariser Platz. It is a symbol of unity and peace that was ordered to be built by King Frederick Wilhelm II in 1788. The Gate has seen both World Wars and several uprisings, and nowadays, people come to visit it as a reminder of a greater good. You can't miss Museum Island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which lies between the River Spree and the Kupfergraben. There you have a chance to see one of the most cherished museums of the city:  the Old Museum. The New Museum, the Old National Gallery, and the Bode Museum are also ready to show their expansive treasures.

In addition to the fabulous historical and cultural part, the city is famous for leading medical facilities, world-known doctors and scientists. The German healthcare system is rightfully considered one of the best in the world. There are multiple well-known hospitals located in the city: University Hospital Charite Berlin, University Hospital Immanuel Bernau Berlin of the Brandenburg Medical School Theodor Fontane, Academic Hospital Bundeswehr Berlin. They treat patients and conduct scientific/teaching activities. The famous private hospitals have branches in Berlin: Helios Hospital Berlin-Buch, Park-Clinic Weissensee Berlin, Vivantes Hospital Berlin-Neukölln. It is worth mentioning that the vast majority of German Nobel Fellows in Medicine are from Berlin. The city is full of scientific and research centres that drive world medicine to a new level.

Overall, Berlin is a perfect place to visit if you want to explore new cultures and benefit from leading healthcare services. It has a lot of cultural landmarks and medical institutions. Besides that, there you can find numerous establishments where you can rest after a long trip and spend a nice evening.

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