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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.

  • Larvae as Mini-Surgeons Support Wound Healing


    The Department of Dermatology offers larva therapy to relieve wounds of dead tissue. This acts more efficiently and less painfully than surgical interventions for chronic, open wounds.

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  • Neurosurgery: Everything at a glance and in 3D


    The Department of Neurosurgery converts to a digital OR management system. Data networking within the operating room enables further improvements in brain surgery.

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  • Minimally invasive help for leaky heart valves


    "Cardioband" - New catheter technique provides an alternative to the proven MitraClip. Younger and inoperable patients benefit, the heart valve remains intact.

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  • State of the Art Surgical Procedures in Lung Surgery


    The Thoraxklinik, a subsidiary of Heidelberg University Hospital since 2011, gets a new Chief. Starting August 1 2017, Professor Dr. Hauke Winter takes office as the Medical Director of the Clinic and Director of the Department of Thoracic Surgery.

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  • Opening of the Heidelberg Center for Cardiac Arrhythmia (HCR)


    The Center for Cardiac Arrhythmia opened on July 1 2017. Routine use of technical innovations facilitates treatment of complex diseases.

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