One of Europe`s leading medical centers. World-renowned experts provide comprehensive care in all medical specialties.
International Office Im Neuenheimer Feld 400
Phone +49 6221 56 6243
Fax +49 6221 56 33955
Medicine of the Highest Standard
Heidelberg University Hospital attracts patients from all over Germany and many other countries. As an advanced medical center, it offers medical care of the highest international standards in all areas of specialty, for both mild and complex diseases.
Scientific Excellence for Your Health - for more than 600 Years
The history of medicine in Heidelberg dates back to the year 1386. In the course of its eventful history, many excellent doctors, including Nobel Prize winners, on the cutting edge of medical science, have conducted research, taught and practiced in Heidelberg.
The defining attribute of Heidelberg University is its relentless aspiration to higher academic performance together with the recognition of its hospital as an international hallmark for quality. In 2007, Heidelberg University was appointed as a German Elite University by the German Research Association and the German Council of Science and Humanities.
Outstanding areas of expertise are:
Interdisciplinary diagnosis and choice of treatment at the National Center for Tumor Diseases NCT
Classical and adjuvant chemotherapy, antibody therapy, etc.
Surgical treatment using the latest technologies
Highly innovative radiation therapy, including proton and heavy ion beam therapy
Stem cell transplantation
Multiple pain therapy methods
Metabolic diseases and hormonal disorders Muscoloskeletal diseases
Transplantation (living liver and living kidney transplantation; stem cell transplantation)
Pregnancy and gynecological diseases
The following features guarantee effective diagnosis and treatment: > highly qualified and experienced personnel, including many internationally renowned professors > interdisciplinary cooperation between specialists from different medical divisions > rapid implementation of knowledge gained from research > treatments based on current standards (standard operating procedures) and ongoing quality assurance measures > the most modern technical equipment
2016 - At a glance:
1,100,000 outpatient visits
65,000 cases of inpatient treatment
58,000 day-care treatment days
43 specialist departments
11 medical institutes
10,300 employees, including 1,700 professors and physicians
3,600 medical students
500 students received medical degrees
Service for International Patients The multilingual team of the International Office at Heidelberg University Hospital is available to international patients for all organizational questions:
outpatient and inpatient appointments
cost estimates and final invoices
support for the organization of accommodation and airport transfers for patients and their escort