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Gastroenterology Diseases

We offer comprehensive treatment for gastrointestinal diseases. You will receive all diagnostic investigations as well as therapies and surgical treatment from a single source, and always in accordance with the state of the art.

Specifically, we offer the following treatments (listed in the order of diseases):

Small and Large Bowel


Intestinal polyps and bowel cancer (Colon cancer)
  • Prevention with gentle colonoscopy
  • All treatment procedures of interventional endoscopy (polypectomy, EMR and ESD, stents, laser and beamer treatment)
  • Sophisticated treatment concept for bowel cancer from the experts of our tumor board
  • All necessary treatments for colon cancer
Crohn‘s disease and ulcerative colitis
  • Expert treatment at our CIBD Center
  • All endoscopic and surgical treatment
  • procedures
  • State-of-the-art drugs, such as antibody treatment
  • Most recent treatment procedures
Intestinal hemorrhage and anemia
  • All routine investigation procedures from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography, and radiology
  • Capsule endoscopy and double balloon enteroscopy for occult bleeding of the small intestines
  • All endoscopic and surgical treatment procedures
Irritable bowel syndrome
  • All routine investigation procedures from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography, and radiology
  • Extended investigations in our functional laboratory, such as breath tests, stool tests, small bowel manometry
  • A high level of expertise in dealing with difficult cases - at our Center of Neurogastroenterology and Motility - thanks to renowned
  • experts from guideline committees of the German Society of Digestive and Metabolic Diseases (DGVS)
Chronic constipation
  • All routine investigation procedures from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography, and radiology
  • Extended investigations in our functional laboratory, such as the colon transit test, rectal manometry, defecography, etc.
  • A high level of expertise in dealing with difficult cases - at our Center of Neurogastroenterology and Motility
  • All modern treatment procedures such as sacral nerve stimulation, biofeedback treatment, pelvic floor operations
Diarrhea
  • All routine investigation procedures from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography, and radiology
  • Extended investigations in our functional laboratory, such as stool tests, allergy diagnosis, breath test
  • A high level of expertise in dealing with difficult cases - at our Center of Neurogastroenterology and Motility
Diverticulitis
  • Joint counsel provided by surgeons and gastroenterologists at our visceral center
  • All routine procedures of investigation from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography, and radiology
  • All modern treatment procedures

Stomach & Esophagus


Reflux disease (heartburn)
  • Ultra-modern endoscopy with all treatment procedures for diagnosis and therapy
  • Extended examinations at our functional laboratory, such as pH-metry impedance measurement or esophageal manometry
  • All modern procedures of surgery and interventional endoscopy, such as Barrett‘s ablation, post-stenotic dilatation, laparoscopic fundoplication
Inflammation of gastric mucosa and gastric ulcers (ulcer and gastritis)
  • Ultra-modern endoscopy with all procedures for diagnosis and therapy, such as gastroscopy, endosonography, diagnostic investigations in the laboratory
  • Emergency admission in case of acute symptoms, such as stomach pain, vomiting, or blood loss
  • Extended investigations in our functional laboratory
  • All modern procedures of surgery and interventional endoscopy
Gastric cancer and Esophageal cancer
  • Ultra-modern investigation techniques from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography, and radiology, such as esophagoscopy, endosonography, MRI and CT, if necessary PET
  • All treatment procedures of interventional endoscopy (EMR and ESD, stents, laser, and beamer treatment)
  • Sophisticated treatment concept from the experts of our tumor board
  • All necessary types of cancer treatment
Swallowing disorders (dysphagia, for instance in achalasia)
  • All modern examination techniques for the investigation of dysphagia, from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography and radiology, such as esophageal manometry, deglutition study, esophagoscopy, pH-metry impedance measurement
  • Extended examinations for swallowing disorders - at our functional laboratory
  • A high level of expertise in dealing with difficult cases - at our Center of Neurogastroenterology and Motility
All modern treatment procedures, such as balloon dilatation for achalasia, laparoscopic myotomy, cleavage for Zenker‘s diverticulum.

Pancreas


Cancer of the pancreas
  • All modern examination techniques for the investigation of a pancreatic tumor - from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography and radiology, such as MRCP, endosonography, selective puncture
  • All treatment procedures of interventional endoscopy (endoscopic investigations (ERCP), stents, puncture)
  • Sophisticated treatment concept from the experts of our tumor board
  • All required cancer treatments for pancreatic tumors
Inflammation of the pancreas (Pancreatitis)
  • Immediate emergency admission in case of acute symptoms, such as pain in the upper abdomen, ascites, vomiting
  • All modern examination techniques for the investigation of pancreatitis, from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography and radiology
  • All treatment procedures of interventional endoscopy, such as endoscopic procedures (ERCP), stents, plexus block, and cyst puncture

Liver


Elevated liver parameters (Elevated transaminases)
  • All modern examination techniques for the investigation of elevated liver parameters - from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography and radiology (ERCP, endosonography, ultrasound-guided puncture, mini-laparoscopy)
  • A high level of expertise in dealing with all chronic liver diseases
Space-occupying lesion in the liver/ Liver lesions
  • All modern examination techniques for the investigation of a liver lesion - from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography and radiology (ultrasound-guided puncture, MRI/CT, contrast-assisted ultrasound)
  • A high degree of oncological expertise and a treatment proposal by our tumor board
  • All modern treatment procedures for liver lesions
Cirrhosis of the liver
  • All modern investigation techniques from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography and radiology (ultrasound-guided puncture, MRI/CT, Doppler ultrasound of the portal vein, gastroscopy)
  • Emergency admission in case of acute symptoms such as ascites, bleeding of esophageal varices, encephalopathy, or jaundice
  • In-hospital adjustment of liver cirrhosis
Inflammation of the liver (Hepatitis)
  • All modern examination techniques for the investigation of hepatitis from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography and radiology (ERCP, endosonography, ultrasound-guided puncture, mini-laparoscopy
  • A high level of expertise in dealing with all chronic liver diseases
Liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma/HCC)
  • All modern examination techniques for the investigation of hepatocellular carcinoma - from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography and radiology (ultrasound-guided puncture, MRI /CT, contrast-assisted ultrasound)
  • A high degree of oncological expertise and a treatment proposal by our tumor board
All modern treatment procedures

Gall bladder and bile ducts


Jaundice (icterus), biliary colic and gallstones
  • Emergency admission in case of acute symptoms such as colic, jaundice, pain
  • All modern investigation techniques from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography and radiology (ERCP, MRI/CT)
  • Joint counsel provided by gastroenterologists and visceral surgeons
  • All modern treatment procedures (ERCP, laparoscopy, PTCD)
Gall bladder inflammation (Cholecystitis)
  • Emergency admission in case of acute symptoms
  • All modern investigation techniques from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography and radiology (ERCP, MRI/CT)
  • Joint counsel provided by gastroenterologists and visceral surgeons
  • All modern treatment procedures
Gall bladder and bile duct cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma)
  • All modern investigation techniques from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography and radiology (endoscopic investigation of the bile ducts (ERCP), ultrasound-guided puncture, MRI/CT, contrast-assisted ultrasonography)
  • A high degree of oncological expertise and treatment proposals from our tumor board
All modern treatment procedures

Rectum


Hemorrhoids
  • Investigation and treatment by specialized gastroenterological experts (proctologist)
  • Modern examination and therapy procedures for hemorrhoids by endoscopy
Anal pain
  • All modern examination procedures from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography and radiology (endosonography, proctoscopy, MRI, rectal manometry)
  • Treatment by specialists in gastroenterology and proctology
  • All treatment options
Anal fistulas/Anal abscesses
  • All modern examination procedures from endoscopy, ultrasonography and radiology (endosonography, proctoscopy, MRI, rectal manometry)
  • Treatment by doctors specialized in gastroenterology and proctology
  • All treatment options
  • Proven CIBD experts in patients with underlying Crohn’s disease
Stool incontinence
  • Proven experts and special consultation hours for stool incontinence at our pelvic floor center
  • State-of-the-art special diagnostic procedures, such as endosonography, proctoscopy, rectal manometry
  • Interdisciplinary treatment of incontinence at our departments of gastroenterology, visceral surgery, urology and gynecology
State-of-the-art treatment of incontinence, such as sacral nerve stimulation, biofeedback, sphincter muscle reconstruction

Oncology


Cancer of the gastrointestinal tract is a threat for many individuals in Germany:
  • Intestinal cancer (colon carcinoma)
  • Cancer of the pancreas (pancreatic carcinoma)
  • Cancer of the stomach (gastric carcinoma)
  • Cancer of the esophagus (esophageal carcinoma)
  • Neuroendocrine tumors (NET)
  • Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST)
  • Lymphoma
As specialists in gastroenterological oncology we help you
  • To avoid cancer by preventive measures
  • To detect tumors early
  • To cure or control cancer by using state-of-the-art treatments
We offer the following comprehensive services:
  • Cancer therapy at our Visceral Center: internists and visceral surgeons work hand in hand for you
  • All-round care with all modern oncological procedures of diagnosis and therapy
  • Regular tumor conference with experts from all important specialties
Oncological second opinions

Other problems


Do you have other gastrointestinal problems or digestive complaints? Do you need advice? Contact us - by phone, post, or email.