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University Hospital Aachen

9.80

Aachen, Germany

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95%7789.8/10$$$$5321996129727000033 medical unitsState hospitalConduct clinical trialsYesKids, AdultsGeneralInpatient, OutpatientLargeNo

Overview

Size & Capacity

Large, 1,297 beds

Clinic type

General

Type of care

Inpatient, Outpatient

Age group

Kids, Adults

2.9 on Google

The data collected based on 778 patient reviews on Google

Certificates

32 awards, certificates, and recognitions for University Hospital Aachen. Check the data collected according to the editorial policy below.

Features & Facts

Homebase for clinical trials
Patients of the University Hospital Aachen might participate in 300+ clinical trials in areas of new oncological treatments, pharmacy, and more.
High-tech medical decisions
In the hospital, patients might try new high-tech products from the categories “Telemedicine, eHealth and mHealth," "Smart sensors and innovative monitoring," and "Interoperability and artificial intelligence" for monitoring and fast reacting to any changes in their condition.
A real town of healthcare
The hospital includes representations of 21 institutes and 36 centers and clinics, which provide 30 operation rooms and 4,000+ medical specialists, creating a unique multidisciplinary approach for all patients.
Dozens of accreditations
Various departments of The University Hospital Aachen together have 47 certificates from Worldwide associations and institutions, including 11 certificates provided due to full compliance with the conditions of ISO 9001.
Great for cancer treatment
Patients might receive hundreds of treatments for any cancer in the hospital, including rare types of nuclear medicine, e.g., radiopeptide therapy, radio synoviorthesis, and therapy with Samarium-153.

About the clinic

University Hospital Aachen (RWTH) is a highly specialized healthcare provider that combines patient-centered medicine and care with world-class teaching and research. The clinic was established in 1985 and used to be called “New Clinic”. Today, according to the prestigious Focus magazine, the hospital is one of the best medical institutions in Germany. The hospital covers the full medical services with 34 specialized clinics, 25 institutes, and five interdisciplinary units. Every year, the hospital treats about 50,000 inpatients and 250,000 outpatients. The hospital has about 60 departments and up to 1,300 beds. Combining healthcare, research, and teaching under one roof guarantees an optimal environment for intensive interdisciplinary diagnosing and treatment. Approximately 7,000 employees offer comprehensive medical care following recognized quality standards. The hospital employs multidisciplinary teams of surgeons, therapists, nurses, physiotherapists, and psychologists. In Aachen, patients are treated with safe and state-of-the-art technology not available anywhere else. The clinic has installed LIMAX and Cusa systems for minimally invasive liver surgery. The system works best and is used for routine operations. The Department of Pediatric Surgery and Organ Transplantation is world-famous for successful surgical interventions. The clinic offers omega-loop gastric bypass surgery, an innovative technique in addition to the commonly used gastrectomy. The hospital also admits patients with severe burns in the reconstructive surgery department. The hospital's medical team offers complete care, and psychiatrists coordinate with the surgical staff to reduce patients' mental and physical trauma. The hospital includes highly qualified departments of urology, gynecology, dermatology, cardiology, ophthalmology, internal medicine, and general surgery. Doctors treat both adults and children. In addition, the hospital is known for its state-of-the-art occupational therapy services, which are different from other hospitals in Germany. The university hospital's activity aims to provide its patients with the best possible medical services.

Primary focus

70 expert tags for University Hospital Aachen. Our tools analyze the strengths of the clinic using artificial intelligence. Check the data selected according to the AI policy below.
cancer
liver
breast
surgery
transplantation
breast cancer
radiotherapy
children
carcinoma
kidney
nephropathy
prostate
prostate cancer
resection
injury
mri
trauma
tumor
heart
diabetes
anorexia
brain
bone
leukemia
artery
fibrosis
inflammation
stroke
anorexia nervosa
flap
valve
neck
epilepsy
hemodialysis
head
covid19
cell carcinoma
pet
reconstruction
macular
thoracoabdominal
hepatitis
metastases
tomography
liver fibrosis
endoplasmic reticulum
heart failure
bosutinib
liver injury
ct
imatinib
hepatocellular carcinoma
cholangiocarcinoma
aneurysm
calcification
glomerular
prosthesis
magnetic resonance imaging
coronary artery
radiology
ataxia
aortic aneurysm
radical cystectomy
parkinsons
macular degeneration
ventilation
implant
skin
maxillofacial
lung cancer

Departments & Doctors

Ophthalmology
Prof. Dr. med. Peter Walter

ophthalmology, surgical treatment of the retina and vitreous body

Interventional neuroradiology
Prof. Dr. med. Martin Wiesmann

radiology and neuroradiology

Nuclear medicine
Radiation oncology
Prof. Dr. med. Michael J. Eble

radiation oncology and radiotherapy

General surgery, transplantology
Prof. Dr. med. Ulf Neumann

general surgery, liver transplantation, liver tumour surgery, oncologic visceral surgery

Extra services

Visa Support
Parking Space
24/7 medical assistance
Pastoral Care
Intensive Care Unit

Location

Address

Pauwelsstraße, 30, 52074
Aachen, Germany
About this place
Aachen is a city in western Germany in North Rhine-Westphalia, located a few kilometers from Belgium and the Netherlands border. T

FAQ

What is the primary focus of the clinic?

Minimally invasive digestive system surgery is considered the hospital's most crucial direction. In addition, the medical center is known for its advanced rehabilitation occupational therapy. Doctors also provide services in but are not limited to primary therapy and general surgery.

Is University Hospital Aachen the best in Germany?

The "Focus" journal included the clinic in the top list of the best in Germany. Thanks to the highly qualified staff, a wide range of services, and the promotion of world standards, the clinic not only has the status of science but has also received recognition from world medical associations.

Is the medical center suitable for liver surgery?

The clinic is suitable for effective liver surgery. Doctors use minimally invasive innovative laser (LIMAX) and ultrasound (Cusa) techniques, which simultaneously remove damaged tissues through minor incisions and stitch cuts to reduce trauma and blood loss and speed up recovery.

Can I have bariatric surgery?

A powerful team, which includes endocrinologists, nutritionists, psychologists, gastroenterologists, and surgeons, offers comprehensive treatment in the weight-loss surgery department. Preference is given to the latest mini gastric bypass (MGBP), contributing to faster weight loss and extended stability.

What is the rating of the clinic?

University Hospital Aachen is rated as 9.80 by AiroMedical.

What do patients say about University Hospital Aachen?

The clinic has 778 feedbacks at other places. The UserScore of the hospital is 95%.

What is the primary focus of the hospital?

The medical center is an expert at cancer, liver, breast, surgery, and transplantation.

What is the overall experience of the facility?

University Hospital Aachen has been operating since 1996. It has accumulated over 28 years of clinical background.

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

AiroMedical gallery has 5 photos related to University Hospital Aachen.

Does the clinic have certification or recognition?

Yes, University Hospital Aachen has been certified by 32 organizations.

What is the structure of the hospital?

Where is the clinic located?

The address of the facility is Pauwelsstraße 30 52074, Aachen, Germany.

Does the hospital offer online consultations?

No, University Hospital Aachen doesn’t perform virtual appointments.

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 University Hospital Aachen?

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

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