- Hospital has liabillity insurance
- Doctors have liabillity insurance
Number of doctors220
Number of beds190
Heidelberg University Hospital with its 44 specialized clinical departments is one of the leading medical centers in Europe.
Every year, hundreds of thousands of patients from all over Germany and many other countries come here to make use of our modern treatment facilities. The highest standards of medical care are guaranteed by our world-renowned professors, distinguished physicians and committed nursing staff. Heidelberg University Hospital is constantly developing new methods of diagnosis and treatment at the forefront of biomedical science for the benefit of all patients.
Our departments and medical specialties
Head of department: Allergy-immunology
Allergy is a reaction to a substance by the immune system. Immunology is about infections of the immune system. Immunotherapy are treatments that use the body’s own immune system to fight diseases. Doctors who specialize in this area are called allergist and immunologists doctors.
Head of department: Anesthesiology
Anesthesia, diagnosis and treatment of chronic pain, sleep disorders and hospice and palliative care. Doctors who specialize in this area are called anesthesiologists.
Bariatric and weight loss surgery
Head of department: Bariatric and weight loss surgery
Treatments of obesity, which relates to health problems of overweight persons. Doctors who specialize in this area are called obesity doctors or bariatric surgery doctors.
Colon and rectal surgery
Cosmetic and plastic surgery
Ear Nose and Throat
Head of department: Gastroenterology
Disorders of the digestive system including the pancreas and liver. Doctors who specialize in this area are called gastroenterologists.
Medical check up
Medical genetics and genomics
Oral and maxillofacial surgery
Physical medicine and rehabilitation
Stem cell therapy
Head of department: Urology
Treatment of the male and female urinary-tract system and the male reproductive organs. Doctors who specialize in this area are called urologists.