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University Hospital Rechts der Isar Munich


Munich, Germany

User ScoreTotal ReviewsRatingPrice RangeMedia FilesCertificatesFounded InBedsPatientsDepartmentsOwnershipClinical trialsIs University HospitalAge GroupClinic TypeType of CareSizeOnline Consultations
99%11629.9/10$$$$126281834100031000028 medical unitsState hospitalConduct clinical trialsYesKids, AdultsGeneralInpatient, OutpatientLargeNo


Size & Capacity

Large, 1,000 beds

Clinic type


Type of care

Inpatient, Outpatient

Age group

Kids, Adults

3.1 on Google

The data collected based on 1,159 patient reviews on Google


28 awards, certificates, and recognitions for University Hospital Rechts der Isar Munich. Check the data collected according to the editorial policy below.

Features & Facts

Comprehensive cancer care
The Cancer Center offers comprehensive cancer care services, handling around 8,000 cancer cases each year and providing access to state-of-the-art treatments, clinical trials, and multidisciplinary cancer care teams.
World pioneers in transplantation and brain surgery
In 1970, the hospital performed Germany's first successful heart transplant. In 2010, the world's first successful double-arm transplant. Also, doctors conducted the world's first brain tumor surgery using intraoperative MRI guidance in 2017.
Transplantation expertise
University Hospital Rechts der Isar is one of the leading transplant centers in Germany, performing over 600 organ transplantations annually, including heart, liver, lung, and kidney transplants.
Research grants and funding
The hospital receives substantial research grants, with an annual research budget of approximately €100 million, underscoring its commitment to advancing medical knowledge and providing patients with access to cutting-edge treatments.
The second biggest hospital in Munich
The clinic comprises over 6,600 employees and offers an extensive range of services and expertise in surgery. Doctors report performing more than 36,000 operations annually.

About the clinic

University Hospital Rechts der Isar of the Technical University (TUM) Munich was founded in 1834 as a part of Technical University Munich. It is the second-largest hospital in Munich, with a state-of-the-art approach to medical care. As a university hospital, it provides medical services following the latest standards and is involved in research activities to develop new frontiers of medicine. In particular, it is the biomedical research facility of Technical University Munich. The building itself is a modern steel and glass, formed by the comb-structure emphasizing gardens, including planted rooftops. There are more than 1,000 beds available for in-patient care, and 60,000 patients receive hospitalized care annually at University Hospital Rechts der Isar. In addition, around 250,000 patients receive outpatient care. The team consists of approximately 5,500 people (including 877 doctors) working in 30 departments and 20 interdisciplinary centers. One of the best features of the university hospital is the interdisciplinary centers, providing customized care for specific patients. For example, the Comprehensive Cancer Center Munich is one of Germany's 13 oncology centers of excellence, supported by German Cancer Aid. Some very advanced interventions were performed at this hospital, for example, the first-ever successful transplantation of both hands in 2008. University Hospital Rechts der Isar Munich covers a full range of modern medical branches for patients and functions as a training center for physicians and nursing personnel. Some of the most popular departments among international patients include the department of gynecology, obstetrics, mammology, breast center, department of hematology and oncology, the department of neurosurgery, neuro-oncology and vascular neurosurgery, the department of general, abdominal, thoracic, and endocrine surgery, etc. Furthermore, as a leading medical research and innovation facility, the hospital offers the latest diagnostic and treatment options.

Primary focus

70 expert tags for University Hospital Rechts der Isar Munich. Our tools analyze the strengths of the clinic using artificial intelligence. Check the data selected according to the AI policy below.
lung cancer
prostate cancer
nonsmall cell lung
radical prostatectomy
bladder cancer
radiation oncology
head neck cancer
breast cancer
pancreatic cancer
squamous cell
brain metastases
squamous cell carcinoma
chronic allograft
traumatic brain
stereotactic radiotherapy
urothelial carcinoma
somatoform disorders
allograft rejection
stem cells
mycobacterium tuberculosis
lung adenocarcinoma
pleural mesothelioma
chronic kidney
plastic surgery

Departments & Doctors

Vascular, endovascular surgery
Prof. Dr. med. Hans-Henning Eckstein

vascular and endovascular surgery

Prof. Dr. med. Jurgen Gschwend

urology and oncourology

Trauma surgery
Prof. Dr. med. Peter Biberthaler

general surgery, orthopedic surgery and traumatology

Thoracic surgery
Prof. Dr. med. Hans Hoffmann

general and thoracic surgery

Rheumatology, nephrology
Prof. Dr. med. Uwe Heemann

rheumatology, autoimmune diseases, transplantology and nephrology


3 reviews about University Hospital Rechts der Isar Munich. Check the most trusted feedbacks according to the editorial policy below.
Barham Muhammad Salih17 September, 2023
Thank you from our family!
Viktoria Salany9 August, 2023
The operation on my pancreas was successful. Thank you so much!
Peter12 July, 2023
I want to thank the doctor personally and his entire team for the impeccably performed operation. My hospital at home refused to operate on me and thanks to you I have a chance for a successful recovery.

Extra services

Visa Support
Parking Space
Pastoral Care
Intensive Care Unit
On-Site Pharmacy



Ismaninger Str., 22, 81675
Munich, Germany
About this place
Munich is a beautiful city in Bavaria, the southern part of Germany. It is the third-biggest city in Germany after Berlin and Hamb


Does the hospital have a sarcoma center?

The hospital is a world-renowned competent point of contact for the treatment of sarcomas, i.e., all benign and malignant tumors of muscles and bones. Thanks to its extensive experience, the center provides excellent clinical and individually tailored treatment for each sarcoma case.

Why is the clinic among the best for a Whipple procedure?

Surgeons have many years of experience in the Whipple procedure or pancreatic carcinoma resection. The operation involves the removal of the head of the pancreas, the section of the small intestine, the gallbladder, and the bile ducts. Despite the complexity, the specialists show exceptionally successful results.

Can I have brain surgery at University Hospital Rechts der Isar?

The neurosurgery team specializes in skull base surgery and neurooncology. The team offers operations on complex brain tumors, such as gliomas, metastases, skull base tumors, and pituitary tumors, and owns the latest neurosurgical techniques, partly developed by the clinic's research group.

Is the clinic the best for cancer treatment?

The clinic is part of the Comprehensive Cancer Center Munich and, thus, one of the 13 national cancer centers. The team combines its expertise to provide the best possible cancer treatment and conducts international collaborative cancer research.

What is the rating of the clinic?

University Hospital Rechts der Isar Munich is rated as 9.90 by AiroMedical.

What do patients say about University Hospital Rechts der Isar Munich?

The clinic has 3 reviews on AiroMedical and 1,159 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, radiotherapy, lung, lung cancer, and prostate.

What is the overall experience of the facility?

University Hospital Rechts der Isar Munich has been operating since 1834. It has accumulated over 190 years of clinical background.

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

Does the clinic have certification or recognition?

What is the structure of the hospital?

Where is the clinic located?

The address of the facility is Ismaninger Str. 22 81675, Munich, Germany.

Does the hospital offer online consultations?

No, University Hospital Rechts der Isar Munich 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 Rechts der Isar Munich?

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

University Hospital Rechts der Isar Munich
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