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  • Heidelberg University Hospital - one of the World's Best Hospitals in 2024

    Latest News | 12.03.2024

    15th in worldwide comparison

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  • More space for cutting-edge oncology

    Latest News | 18.12.2023

    Extension building for the National Center for Tumor Diseases (NCT) Heidelberg

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  • Award for Heidelberg University Hospital: one of the best hospitals in Germany

    Latest News | 29.11.2023

    Award for Heidelberg University Hospital

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  • 100 Years Center for Orthopedics, Trauma Surgery and Spinal Cord Injury

    Latest News | 25.10.2023

    The Orthopedic University Hospital Heidelberg is one of the largest clinics for musculoskeletal university medicine in Germany

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  • New Medical Director of Neurosurgery

    Latest News | 25.10.2023

    The neurosurgeon Professor Dr. Krieg specializes in function-preserving surgery for brain tumors and metastases and complex spine surgery.

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Interviews & Patient Stories

  • Tumor therapy as a team sport
    Individualized tumor therapy is a team sport

    Patient Stories & Interviews | 25.11.2020

    Around two thirds of patients who undergo surgery at Heidelberg University Hospital are tumor patients. Prof. Dr. Dr. Büchler and Prof. Dr. Dirk Jäger talk about the close collaboration between the Heidelberg Surgery Center and the National Center for Tumor Diseases.

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  • Keeping her voice

    Patient Stories & Interviews | 01.02.2020

    Diagnosis adenoid cystic carcinoma: Mrs. Rosenow tells her story about keeping her voice thanks to carbon ion therapy at the Heidelberg Ion Beam Therapy Center (HIT).

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  • Ion Beam Therapy
    Ion Beam Therapy: Gentle cancer therapy for children

    Patient Stories & Interviews | 01.02.2020

    At the Heidelberg Ion Beam Therapy Center (HIT) for Children and Adolescents (so called KinderHIT), Dr. Harrabi is treating children and teenagers with certain tumor diseases together with specialists in pediatric oncology.

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  • Slide Show: Brain tumor treatment using ion beams

    Image Gallery | 20.01.2021

    Due to its innovative technology, the Heidelberg Ion Beam Therapy Center is a unique facility for the treatment of certain brain tumors as well as other cancers.

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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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