Evangelical clinical complex of the Lower Rhine
Evangelical clinical complex of the Lower Rhine (1249 beds) offers comprehensive medical care and continues the tradition of a century of the Christian care of the sick people in our region. Clinic arose from four previously independent hospitals.
Evangelical clinical complex, Duisburg-Nord
Evangelical clinical complex Duisburg-Nord unites 13 specializations under one roof. The main focus is the surgical treatment of diseases of the nervous system in the Clinic of Neurosurgery. In addition to spinal surgery, for example, diseases of the intervertebral discs, are treated patients with brain tumors and cerebrovascular disease. The clinic works together with the departments of neurology and diagnostic and interventional neuroradiology.
Clinic of refractive and ophthalmic surgery performs the treatment of anterior eye diseases. All forms of eye refractive errors are treated there with a laser. The clinic is certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001. The main direction of the Clinic for vitreous and retinal surgery is diagnosis and therapy of posterior eye diseases (diseases of the vitreous and retina).
The Clinic of Thoracic Surgery operate on patients with malignant and benign tumors of the chest. The clinic is certified as a center of the German Society for Thoracic Surgery. Department of Cardiac Surgery deals with patients with severe heart failures and is a specialized department for maintenance of an artificial heart.
Johannite clinical complex, Oberhausen
Urological Clinic with about 4,000 inpatients and more than 4700 operations per year is one of the largest urology departments of Germany. It treats all patients with urological diseases, including malignant bladder cancer, prostate cancer, testicular tumors, kidney tumors). The clinic is certified as a Center of prostate carcinoma.
The Clinic for bronchial and pulmonary medicine in collaboration with the Clinic of Thoracic Surgery serves patients with cancer of the respiratory tract and other lung diseases.
Evangelical clinical complex, Duisburg
Heart Center in Duisburg is one of the largest centers of this direction in Germany. Clinic for Cardiology and Angiology serves more than 4,000 patients a year. Among others, the following diseases are treated here: of the coronary vessels of the heart, heart attack, heart muscle weakness and disorders of the heart excitation (electrophysiology). At the Clinic for Cardiovascular Surgery being treated about 3,500 patients a year, about 2,400 of them are operated with the help of a heart-lung machines. Pediatric Cardiology Clinic takes care of children with congenital heart disease.
Evangelical clinical complex, Dinslaken
The main direction of the Clinic for Orthopaedics and Accident Surgery is the care of patients with diseases of the joints (prosthetic knee and hip joints).
The Surgical Clinic, among other things, serves patients with cancer of intestine and morbid obesity. The clinic is certified as a Center of bowel cancer, and works closely with the Clinic of Internal Medicine. Clinic of Electrophysiology is a specialized for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias.