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Find the latest news and press releases about Heidelberg University Hospital in Germany and learn more about our medical departments, our state-of-the-art technology or new treatment options in Heidelberg.

  • More than 30 years of stem cell transplants


    More than 30 years ago, the first patient at Heidelberg University Hospital was treated with stem cells from his own blood, one of the first stem cell transplants worldwide at the time. Today, Heidelberg is one of the largest centers of this kind in the world with over 300 transplants per year.

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  • Pioneering research on strokes, heart diseases, brain tumors, and the hepatitis C virus


    Those who publish their research results in renowned medical journals and are frequently cited drive developments in their areas of specialty forward to a crucial degree. Among the world’s most frequently cited scientists, there are ...

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  • Digital OR in facial surgery


    Oral and maxillofacial surgery at Heidelberg University Hospital involves a digital OP management system, which enables a more precise operation.

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  • New hybrid OR for gentler heart operations


    The recently inaugurated Hybrid OR provides the best conditions for minimally invasive heart valve replacement. Over 1,000 aortic valves have already been implanted.

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  • One of 300 most successful Europeans under 30

    New Forbes list


    Dr. Elena-Sophie Prigge, researcher at the Pathology Institute of Heidelberg University Hospital, is on a new list by Forbes, a US business magazine.

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