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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.

  • Minimally invasive surgery
    Highest Quality in Procedures on the Stomach and Esophagus


    The Department of Surgery is one of three centers in Germany certified as a Center of Excellence in the care of Gastroesophageal Surgery. Cancer patients in particular profit from interdisciplinary therapy concepts.

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  • Heidelberg Diabetes Center Certification Renewed


    The renewed certification confirms the excellent care of diabetes and recognizes the extensive range of treatment options. Patients benefit directly from clinical study results.

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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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