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  • Among the World's Leading Experts in Pancreatic Cancer

    Surgery Center | 09.01.2019

    The US Internet portal "Expertscape" ranked Professor Dr. Markus W. Büchler, Executive Director of Heidelberg University Hospital Department of Surgery and Director of the European Pancreas Center, third in the world among leading experts on pancreatic cancer.

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  • Newly Established Section "Precision Oncology Urological Tumors"


    Prof. Anette Duensing leads the new Section, which offers improved diagnostic assessment, individualized therapies, and more accurate prognoses for patients with urological tumors.

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  • CAR T-cell therapy starts in Germany


    Heidelberg is the first center to offer CAR T-cell therapy in Germany | New cell therapy procedure to treat rare leukemias and lymphomas | Natural immune cells “learn” to attack tumor cells.

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  • From couching to laser scalpel


    150 years ago the Ophthalmology Department was founded - today the department under the Medical Director Prof. Dr. Gerd Auffarth, is aninternational leader in surgical procedures of the anterior eye, in implant and biomaterials research.

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  • Small cuts, big effect

    at the Thorax Clinic Heidelberg


    “Da Vinci X” System assists surgeons during lung and thoracic surgery / Robots provide three-dimensional views and great instrument mobility within the tightest spaces

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